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The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
Kirk Alexander Jr., 46, and his girlfriend were found dead in their mobile home, his family says.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
The late president, who long ago embraced his home here and was loved by locals in return, wanted his Kennebunkport compound to be an abiding haven to his family for generations.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
Seven years after the girl's disappearance, Trista Reynolds and her attorney are prepared to act.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
In our large, rural state with few mass-transit options, transportation's slice of the greenhouse-gas pie grows.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
Because officials used older data, the state missed a key cutoff, and funding dropped precipitously.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
Years of training have driven Noah Oppenheim's focus toward the sea. Now he's assisting West Coast crab fishermen in an innovative lawsuit.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
Mailings from Workplace Compliance Services are not from a state department, Secretary of State Matt Dunlap says.
The Portland Press Herald | December 16, 2018
Appearing on two Sunday talk shows, Collins also said she feels vindicated in her support of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
The Portland Press Herald | December 15, 2018
The beauty of the Maine landscape and variety of courses make the area a "hidden gem."
The Portland Press Herald | December 15, 2018
The bodies were discovered Saturday in a mobile home on Post Road, and Maine State Police are on the scene.
The Portland Press Herald | December 15, 2018
Maine State Police are trying to determine where and how he got onto the highway.
The Portland Press Herald | December 15, 2018
Maine's governor-elect calls it a 'backward, poorly-reasoned decision,' but notes that Obamacare 'is still the law of the land.'
The Portland Press Herald | December 15, 2018
While average gasoline prices have fallen more than 50 cents since May, heating oil prices have gone in the other direction.
The Portland Press Herald | December 15, 2018
No one is hurt in the blaze but the family pets, a dog and two cats, remained missing Saturday evening.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
The complaint says the couple sustained serious injuries in the motorcycle crash that Aaron White-Sevigny allegedly caused, killing himself and another rider on Interstate 95.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
The group said that the project would add traffic and endanger pedestrians and cyclists, but the judge rules that the plaintiffs failed to provide a legal basis for vacating the planning board's decision.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
Purvis Home Improvements of Saco has been fined four times since 2012 for failure to follow fall-protection standards, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
The recount process so far has failed to produce major discrepancies that would enable Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin to overcome a 3,500-vote gap against Democratic Congressman-elect Jared Golden.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
An attorney and political advisor, LePage is also the daughter of outgoing Republican Gov. Paul LePage and managed Shawn Moody's unsuccessful campaign for governor this year.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
Eric Colbert, 33, and Teresa Merrill, 50, were arrested following a Dec. 12 bust at a Kinderhook Street residence.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
The vigil at the First Parish Church in Portland marked six years since 20 first-graders and six educators were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
Emily Todd, 25, was found shot to death in Bridgeport, Connecticut, before her alleged killer fled to Ohio.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
HARTFORD — Maine State Police charged a local man Thursday with murder in the death of his longtime girlfriend. Rondon Athayde, 41, was charged with killing Ana Cordeiro, also 41. The couple have two children, ages 3 and 4. The death was reported just after midnight Thursday inside a house on Bear...
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
Maine's incoming governor said Friday she would nominate Jeanne Lambrew, who grew up in Portland, to head the state's largest department.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
Maria Castellano-Usery includes the Press Herald Toy Fund among several charities to benefit from her painting raffles.
The Portland Press Herald | December 14, 2018
Sun-generated electricity reached a level that actually shifted peak energy demand away from the usual midmorning, showing solar's growing role on the region's electric grid.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Emily Todd, 25, was found shot to death in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Sunday morning. Her slaying is reverberating throughout the small island community.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
WEST BATH — A former Bath Bus Services driver who Bath police say posted inappropriate photos of students online was indicted Tuesday by a Sagadahoc County grand jury on two counts. 51-year-old Timothy McGowan was charged in May with violation of privacy, a Class D crime, for allegedly taking “u...
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
According to court records, Michael Rickett tried to sell the device to an undercover agent.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
U.S. District Court Judge Lance Walker said the U.S. Constitution gives states considerable flexibility in holding elections.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Ana Cordeiro, the mother of two young children, was found dead just after midnight in Hartford.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
The Occupational Safety Hazard Administration is investigating how a 30-year-old man died after falling from a roof on Congress Street Thursday morning.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
A husband-and-wife team recruited Chinese women to work here as prostitutes, then controlled and isolated them in houses and hotels in Portland, South Portland and Kittery, according to their indictment.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Police said Craig Conary, 59, was driving the truck that struck and killed Dana Williams, 60, near Memorial Bridge on Nov. 26.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Brian Duplisea, 34, of Newport, allegedly shot another man three times over a "domestic-type issue," according to police Chief Leonard Macdaid.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
He tells the suspect she could end up with a longer prison sentence in the stabbing death of her former husband.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
The head of the state's retail association told L-A Chamber members that the industry is in flux.
The West End News | December 13, 2018
Biofuel is Cleaner & More Local By Tony Zeli & Cameron Autry Mainers can expect sharp rises in the cost of home heating oil. Combined with the environmental cost of burning oil, no surprise many are ready for a change. But, converting heating systems is not a cheap fix for most. But a local ...
The West End News | December 13, 2018
Feel Good Fuel: How Biofuel is Made By Tony Zeli, Publisher & Editor Personally, I found it hard to believe that this “feel good fuel,” as Maine Standard Biofuels’ founder and president Jarmin Kaltsas calls it, could really run my oil furnace – and without conversion. As incredulous as e...
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Republican moves to undercut the Affordable Care Act may be the cause, but another reason may be that more Mainers are just keeping their current plans.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Sales to China and Europe are down, so Maine dealers are hustling for new customers and finding them in Southeast Asia.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
The fund has raised $55,984 so far to help such families provide gifts for their children this holiday season.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
She loved to socialize and help people and had so many skills she 'could do everything,' her daughter says.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
The Atlantic Farms business on Warren Avenue in Portland opens Thursday as new regulations take effect across the state, but bring your medical card and government-issued ID.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
But Dirigo Center Developers still must find buyers for the tax-free bonds, approved by the Finanace Authority of Maine.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
The $867 billion bill will support organic food research, programs for beginning farmers and funding for expanding broadband service into rural areas, among other measures.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Nine Dragons Paper Ltd. plans to restart pulp-making operations inside the shuttered Old Town mill.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Secretary of State Matt Dunlap said more than 40 percent of the 295,000 ballots cast have been counted and there were no significant changes in the tally.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
The lawyer for her mother, Trista Reynolds, says he plans to discuss the next steps in the case.
The Portland Press Herald | December 13, 2018
Portland Police was among the agencies that issued a warning to the public that the threats, sent to schools, government buildings and businesses, were hoaxes.