- With session's end nearing, lawmakers still have much to do Updated: May-24-15 11:56 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - The state budget, welfare, minimum wage, mining, guns. The Maine Legislature's to-do list remains long and time is quickly running out.
- LePage, Maine's first lady to honor veterans on Memorial Day Updated: May-23-15 8:05 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Republican Gov. Paul LePage and First Lady Ann LePage are honoring veterans this weekend ahead of Memorial Day.
- Augusta man pleads guilty in steak knife stabbing attack Updated: May-22-15 5:29 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - An Augusta man who used a steak knife to slice another man's jugular vein last September has pleaded guilty to elevated aggravated assault in Kennebec Superior Court.
- Maine man sentenced to 7 years in oxycodone robbery Updated: May-20-15 5:05 pm
BANGOR, Maine - Federal prosecutors say a Maine man was sentenced to seven years in prison for robbing one pharmacy and attempting to rob another.
- Maine panel holds hearing on marijuana legalization bills Updated: May-20-15 11:44 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - The Maine Legislature's Criminal Justice Committee is holding a public hearing on two bills that could legalize recreational marijuana use in the state.
- Interim president of UMaine at Augusta to lead USM Updated: May-20-15 11:14 am
PORTLAND, Maine - The interim president of the University of Maine at Augusta will serve as president of the University of Southern Maine
- Cops: 3 who stole from trooper caught via online kayak sale Updated: May-19-15 1:32 pm
WEST GARDINER, Maine - State police say they've charged three people following a burglary at a state trooper's home in West Gardiner, Maine, after one of the stolen items, a kayak, showed up for sale online.
- S. Portland, Augusta join cities debating city minimum wage Updated: May-15-15 11:13 am
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - South Portland and Augusta are joining two other Maine municipalities considering local minimum wages that exceed the statewide minimum.
- Maine panel votes against fishing pact with tribes Updated: May-13-15 5:37 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - A Maine legislative committee recommended Wednesday that the state not approve a request from a group of American Indian tribes for shared management of commercial fish species.
- Maine Build-A-Bear gift card thief pleads guilty Updated: May-13-15 7:49 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - A Maine man has pleaded guilty to breaking into neighbors' homes and stealing items, including eight Build-a-Bear gift cards intended to be Christmas presents for children.
- Family of 16-year-old boy killed in ATV crash file lawsuit Updated: May-08-15 7:02 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - The family of a 16-year-old Whitefield boy who died when the all-terrain vehicle he was operating crashed with a car driven by a teenage girl has filed a lawsuit against the girl's mother.
- No new information on Augusta woman missing in Nepal Updated: May-07-15 12:40 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - The son of an Augusta yoga instructor missing in Nepal since the April 25 earthquake says there's no new information on the search for her.
- ME panel puts off vote on creation of ocean pollution group Updated: May-06-15 5:34 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - A Maine legislative panel is putting off a decision about whether to create a state council to deal with the issue of changing ocean chemistry.
- Storage building fire destroys $1 million worth of inventory Updated: May-06-15 5:22 am
MONMOUTH, Maine - A Kennebec County storage building burst into flames, leaving $1 million worth of inventory destroyed and one employee injured.
- Paddling Maine's Kennebec River on Benedict Arnold's trail Updated: May-05-15 9:59 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Benedict Arnold and his men should have had it so good when their 1,100-member expedition ventured into the forbidding upper reaches of Maine's Kennebec River in 1775.
- Maine Sports Hall of Fame inducts 9 new members Updated: May-04-15 6:21 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - An Olympic gold medalist and a 17-year veteran of the NHL were among nine people inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame.
- Maine to celebrate the growth of farmers markets Updated: May-01-15 4:09 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine's agriculture department says the number of farmers markets in the state is on the rise.
- Drivers apologizes to family of victims of Winthrop crash Updated: Apr-29-15 7:38 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - A Scarborough man who caused a crash that killed a husband and wife in Winthrop in 2013 has issued a tearful apology to the victims' family.
- Augusta's Capital Judicial Center grand open house postponed Updated: Apr-27-15 1:22 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - Officials say the grand open house for the Capital Judicial Center in Augusta has been pushed back four months.
- Lawmakers visiting UMaine Augusta for aging forum Updated: Apr-26-15 9:28 am
AUGUSTA, Maine - A forum at the University of Maine at Augusta will focus on the challenges facing the state's growing elderly population.