Thursday, April 17, 2014
The chancellor agrees others may object in this time of deep cuts, but he wanted to keep the system’s top financial officer from leaving.
That contradicts the account of Stephen McKenney’s wife. Video from police cruisers may show what happened.
Deadly force: Police & The Mentally Ill
Windham man killed by police had shown no distress to outside world
An advocacy group says the governor’s claim is based on a work participation rate from 2011 and that his reforms would not have helped.
View Temporary Assistance for Needy Families work participation rates
The new Nova Star ferry is due to arrive at the Ocean Gateway passenger terminal at noon. On this interactive map, the Nova Star is represented by a blue arrow pointing to Portland.
Inside the Portland-to-Nova Scotia ferry: Sleek, colorful, refined, great views
The collective Running With Scissors meets its goals with a larger, well-equipped building that provides workspace for about 75 artists.
The measure allows prosecutors to consider a drunk driver’s lifetime felony offenses, rather than being limited to looking back 10 years.
Several locations broke records for low temperatures this morning, including Portland, which dipped to 23 degrees.
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
A Great Dane and a terrier were cold, in pain and 'very, very not happy little dogs,' says the operations manager at the Humane Society Waterville Area.
Officials hope to combine the station’s two facilities after it leaves the Time and Temp building it has inhabited for 15 years.
But a decision on imposing a plastic grocery bags fee is delayed. The issue now goes back to the City Council.
The total cost for rebuilding the broken village could total $2.7 billion over the next decade. Cleaning up the contaminated land, sewer system and bodies of water will cost another $200 million.
Maine's planning 'gap' could be disastrous in Quebec-type rail emergency
The survey gives the governor a slight lead -- his first in public poll -- but margin of error, other surveys indicates dead heat.
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He decided in seventh grade to become a catcher. Two years later he was a varsity starter and now is the state champs' leader.
It’s time to reform a tax code that was designed for another economic era.
The Internet makes abuses a lot easier for pedophiles, but others are using it to combat a global problem.
UMaine System administrator received $40,000 raise
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