5:31 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.

12:08 PM

Flynn was a scorer at Maine, now a defender in the NHL Several photos included in this story

Lynnfield, Mass., native Brian Flynn changed his game to stay in Buffalo.

4:59 PM

WMTW to move from downtown Portland to Westbrook

The channel 8 news station has been in the Time and Temperature building for 15 years.

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.

3:28 PM

Schools challenged as clothing coverage shrinks, standards stretch Several photos included in this story

Judges tend to side with schools on dress codes if safety is a concern, but otherwise the limits are up to schools and parents.

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4:59 PM

WMTW to move from downtown Portland to Westbrook

The channel 8 news station has been in the Time and Temperature building 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.

5:52 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

12:12 PM

Mercedes-driving Portland man charged with crack trafficking

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

5:10 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.

Other Maine News Headlines

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

1:55 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.

5:37 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.

Is landmark Portland whale mural endangered?

A fading but well-liked fixture on the Maine State Pier since 1993, the so-called Whaling Wall stands in the way of a new commercial venture.

12:35 PM

Jetport sees March 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.

Life & Culture

Schools challenged as clothing coverage shrinks, standards stretch Several photos included in this story

Judges tend to side with schools on dress codes if safety is a concern, but otherwise the limits are up to schools and parents.

Sports from the Press Herald

Flynn was a scorer at Maine, now a defender in the NHL Several photos included in this story

Lynnfield, Mass., native Brian Flynn changed his game to stay in Buffalo.

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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