- Bruins prospect Subban stable after fracturing larynx Updated: Feb-07-16 6:25 pm
BOSTON - Boston Bruins prospect Malcolm Subban is in stable condition after fracturing his larynx during an American Hockey League game on Saturday.
- 2 treated for burns after fire destroys mobile home Updated: Feb-07-16 12:42 pm
OAKLAND, Maine - Officials in Maine say two people were treated for burns after fleeing a fire that engulfed their mobile home in Oakland.
- Maine conducting natural resources survey to aid management Updated: Feb-07-16 9:22 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine and federal officials are conducting a survey of natural resources to help prioritize land and water management projects.
- Developer has ambitious plan for Lewiston's Bates Mill No. 5 Updated: Feb-07-16 9:14 am
LEWISTON, Maine - The Lewiston City Council is giving a developer another year to work out financial details of a proposed redevelopment of Bates Mill No. 5.
- Kennebec County jail move closer to expansion to add 24 beds Updated: Feb-07-16 9:11 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - An expansion aimed at relieving overcrowding in the Kennebec County jail is moving forward.
- Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England Updated: Feb-07-16 9:08 am
BOSTON - Tapping into Canadian hydropower is hardly a new concept in energy-starved New England. But Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's proposal to authorize long-term contracts between utilities and hydropower producers is being viewed in some quarters as a potential game-changer for the region.
- Man's arrest ends 12-hour standoff with Maine police Updated: Feb-06-16 3:17 pm
BREWER, Maine - A Maine man is in custody after a 12-hour standoff in Brewer.
- Lyles scores 37 as UMBC beats Maine 83-79, breaks skid Updated: Feb-06-16 2:49 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Jairus Lyles scored a career-high 37 points - including eight in a row late in the game - and the University of Maryland-Baltimore County defeated Maine 83-79 on Saturday, ending a seven-game losing streak.
- Editorials from around New England Updated: Feb-06-16 1:17 pm
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers:
- Barbara Bush foundation, X Prize aim to boost adult literacy Updated: Feb-06-16 11:27 am
KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine - The Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy X Prize is generating plenty of interest.
- Colby College wins support for construction of downtown dorm Updated: Feb-06-16 9:18 am
WATERVILLE, Maine - Colby College's planned construction of a downtown dormitory for students, faculty and staff is poised for final approval by the City Council.
- Maine strengthened gun restrictions against domestic abusers Updated: Feb-06-16 9:12 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Lawmakers of opposing political stripes put aside their differences in Maine to strengthen restrictions on gun ownership for people convicted of domestic violence crimes.
- Maine hunters enter final stretch for bobcats, foxes Updated: Feb-06-16 8:51 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine's hunters who target bobcats, foxes and a handful of other species are heading into the final weeks of the annual winter hunt.
- Toboggan championship being held in Camden, Maine Updated: Feb-06-16 8:37 am
CAMDEN, Maine - A truncated version of U.S. National Toboggan Championships is getting underway.
- Joe Baldacci drops out of race for Maine's 2nd District Updated: Feb-05-16 4:36 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - Democrat Joe Baldacci is dropping out of the Democratic primary race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District.
- Police are looking for man who fled after high-speed chase Updated: Feb-05-16 4:16 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - Police are looking for a man who fled on foot after his car crashed in Manchester after a high-speed police chase.
- More than 84,000 Mainers sign up for health coverage Updated: Feb-05-16 3:25 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - The U.S. Department of health and Human Services says more than 84,000 Mainers signed up for health insurance for this year under the Affordable Care Act.
- Warm weather forces shortened toboggan championships Updated: Feb-05-16 11:01 am
CAMDEN, Maine - Warm weather in Maine has forced the National Toboggan Championships to be postponed on Friday, shortened to one day and moved to a new location.
- Storm tracks farther northward, bringing snow to Maine Updated: Feb-05-16 9:27 am
A storm that was originally expected to give parts of Maine a dusting has moved closer to shore, bringing nearly a foot of snow to parts of the state and closing hundreds of schools and businesses.
- Man gets federal prison time for role in Maine drug ring Updated: Feb-05-16 7:12 am
BANGOR, Maine - A former Connecticut man who pleaded guilty to his role in a crack cocaine distribution ring in Maine has been sentenced to three years behind bars.
- Portland gets more than 100 Congress Square redesign bids Updated: Feb-05-16 4:01 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Officials in Portland say they have received more than 100 submissions in response to the city's request for redesign ideas for Congress Square Park.
- Sailor rescued by Maine students plans to sail around world Updated: Feb-05-16 4:01 am
PORTLAND, Maine - A novelist who lost his 30-foot sailboat on an Atlantic crossing is ready to set sail again.
- Gov. LePage stops rules for protecting transgender students Updated: Feb-04-16 6:15 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage is stopping the Maine Human Rights Commission and the Department of Education from issuing rules protecting transgender students. Schools instead are being given guidelines that lack the force of law.
- Navy ship eyed for Maine-to-Nova Scotia ferry service Updated: Feb-04-16 4:35 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - The new operator of a ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia is having such a hard time finding a vessel that it's asking the U.S. Navy for help.
- Lawmakers spar over extension of tax breaks to Mainers Updated: Feb-04-16 4:28 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - State legislators in Maine are debating whether residents and businesses will be able to claim a group of tax breaks offered by the federal government on their 2015 filings.