7:00 PM

UMaine administrator received $40,000 raise

The raise for Vice Chancellor and Treasurer Rebecca Wyke was approved even as deep cuts were made elsewhere.

9:38 PM

Peyton Manning holding on to Super Bowl heartache

'I don't really have a word for it,' the quarterback says in his first public comments since the 43-8 loss to Seattle.

8:50 PM

Jetport sees large increase in passengers leaving from Portland

The totals were up 6.7 percent over the same month in 2013, while the ‘load factor’ for flights also increased.

1:00 AM

Our View: Under proposal, county jails would finally be unified

Gov. LePage should sign a bill that would put the corrections system on the right course.

8:22 PM

More vets using prosthetics to help legless animals Several photos included in this story

More veterinarians are using wheelchairs and prosthetics to improve the lives of dogs that have lost limbs.

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9:32 PM

Portland-to-Nova Scotia ferry opens doors for hundreds in Canadian port

Several photos included in this story Townspeople in Yarmouth line up for hours to tour the new ferry, which is due in Portland on Thursday.

9:40 PM

WMTW-TV to move offices from downtown Portland to Westbrook

Officials hope to combine the station’s two facilities after it leaves the Time and Temp building it has inhabited for 15 years.

Maine gun store may be shut for refusing to let ATF copy records

Phil Chabot of Pac N Arms in Sanford is suspected of illegal sales, but he has not been charged and believes he has been unfairly targeted.

8:42 PM

Kennebec River floods parking lots, basements

Several photos included in this story Video clip included The Kennebec River in Augusta is more than 5 feet above flood stage Wednesday evening, but no severe damage is reported.
Flooding claims one victim in northern Maine
Flooding closes Main Street businesses in Dexter
N.H. suspends search for missing man in Smith River

8:21 PM

At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finish

One of last year’s runners, who was competing as an amputee, returns to complete what he started – and he brings two friends.
Four Boston Marathon heroes a year later
Man charged with marathon hoax sent for psychiatric evaluation

8:44 PM

Ex-Maine State Police chief pleads not guilty to child sex assault charges

The judge allows Andrew Demers Jr., who served 26 years with the state police, to remain free on $5,000 bail.

7:13 PM

Mercedes-driving Portland man charged with crack trafficking

Undercover agents purchased crack from Ian ‘Night’ Nono on multiple occasions, police say.

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5:22 PM

Husband didn’t point gun before police fired, Windham widow says

The woman’s attorney questions why Stephen McKenney was shot by a deputy, but the sheriff says her account differs from others.
Windham man killed by police had shown no distress to outside world

5:02 PM

Mainer's tax refund seized to pay decades-old debt

The government says it has halted a program to collect old debts, some of them owed by deceased relatives of those whose refunds have been seized, according to a report.
Offspring paying for families' age-old IRS debts

9:15 PM

Flames engulf Portland man’s car on I-95

A state trooper says he saw Godfrey Watchiba’s car with flames shooting out from under it as it traveled.

9:17 PM

290 missing, 6 dead in South Korea ferry disaster

Several photos included in this story Video clip included The high number of people unaccounted for – likely trapped in the ship or floating in the ocean – raises fears that the death toll could rise drastically.

8:50 PM

Jetport sees large increase in passengers leaving from Portland

The totals were up 6.7 percent over the same month in 2013, while the ‘load factor’ for flights also increased.

8:22 PM

More vets using prosthetics to help legless animals

Several photos included in this story More veterinarians are using wheelchairs and prosthetics to improve the lives of dogs that have lost limbs.

Life & Culture

More vets using prosthetics to help legless animals Several photos included in this story

More veterinarians are using wheelchairs and prosthetics to improve the lives of dogs that have lost limbs.

Sports from the Press Herald

Peyton Manning holding on to Super Bowl heartache

'I don't really have a word for it,' the quarterback says in his first public comments since the 43-8 loss to Seattle.

Opinion

Our View: Under proposal, county jails would finally be unified

Gov. LePage should sign a bill that would put the corrections system on the right course.

Nation & World

At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finish

One of last year’s runners, who was competing as an amputee, returns to complete what he started – and he brings two friends.

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