Sign In:

Cloudy 36° F High: 40° | Low: 33° Full Forecast

  • Schools and Education

    UMaine System trustees approve new name for University of Southern Maine

    The proposal to rename the campus the University of Maine at Portland now advances to the Legislature for final approval.

  • Politics

    Witness testified Ukrainians ‘came to understand what was required’ to get aid

    Meanwhile, President Trump says he will 'strongly consider' testifying in writing as part of the impeachment inquiry.

  • Local & State

    Coast Guard halts search after boaters report they’re fine and sailing south

    One of the three people on the sailboat thought to be missing off Maine contacted a family member to say they were off Montauk, prompting the Coast Guard to end an extensive search that was triggered by a garbled 911 call.

  • Cops & Courts

    Driver in crash that killed Litchfield couple had blood alcohol level twice the legal limit, police say

    Shawn Metayer, 60, of Litchfield faces two counts of manslaughter in the deaths of Derek and Stephanie Trudeau, who were on their way to pick up their 9-year-old daughter.

  • Local & State

    Portland council delays vote on facial recognition ban

    While Councilor Pious Ali is concerned about the technology and says it can misidentify women and people of color, other councilors want to wait until Kate Snyder is sworn in as mayor and the issue is studied by a committee.

  • Business

    Lewiston hospital's parent company proposes $35 million cancer center

    The new center would be next to Central Maine Medical Center.

  • Out & About

    Out and About: Your guide to the best of Maine winter fun

  • Editorials

    Our View: New drug epidemic challenges Maine

    'Crystal meth,' the longtime scourge of the West Coast, is taking hold in communities here.

  • MorE NEws

    Add your confidential information here: News tips; send an email to: [email protected]; or send postal mail to: News Tips, Portland Press Herald, 295 Gannett Drive, South Portland, ME 04106

    From our partnersWhat’s this? This marketing content supports advertising programs and sponsored events.

    • Wake up to the local News you need

      Enter your email and our daily headlines will be delivered to your inbox each morning.

    Portland Press Herald e-edition

    Home delivery and digital subscribers have access to the e-Edition at no additional cost.

    close x