Two Maine senators, both vaccinated, test positive for COVID
Two of the top ranking Democratic members of the Maine Senate have tested positive for COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated.
Funnel cloud, damage reported as severe storms hit Maine
Severe storms moved through Maine Wednesday afternoon and evening, causing damage and thousands of power outages. A dispatcher with Oxford County Sheriff's Office said that officials were responding ...
Fallen Maine State Troopers honored with sections of state highway
A new law passed in June dictates each fallen trooper will be honored for their service with a mile of state highway dedicated in their name.
Maine’s fall foliage display is just starting
Leaves are just starting to turn into the brilliant colors that the state’s autumns are known for in northern Maine. Wednesday was the official start of ...
Maine's Hospitality Industry Launches New Effort To Train And Match Workers With Service Sector Jobs
While demand and prices rose quickly in Maine this summer, that was accompanied by supply-line breakdowns, worker scarcity and burnout for staff and owners alike.
More than 75 percent of school staff in Maine are fully vaccinated against COVID-19
More than 75% of school staff in Maine are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, according to state data released Wednesday. The new dashboard provides COVID-19 vaccination rates for staff of public ...
Maine won’t sue over right whale restrictions, but isn’t giving up fight
Maine won’t be suing federal regulators over new commercial lobstering restrictions intended to protect an endangered species of whale, but it isn’t giving up the fight entirely. The Maine Department ...
Maine Nordiques drop season-opening game to Fairbanks Ice Dogs
The Maine Nordiques’ season got off to a slow start at the North American Hockey League Showcase at the National Sports Center in Blaine, Minnesota, Wednesday afternoon. Jake Hale had a goal and two ...
Maine Woman Films 'Disgusting,' Writhing, Snake-Like Mass of Larvae on Lawn
Denise Bechtel spotted what is known as a sciarid snake, which can be made up of hundreds of larvae crawling over one another.
Maine hospitality industry anticipates future with fewer workers but more training
The hospitality and tourism industry is one of Maine's largest economic sectors with $11 billion in annual sales and employing one in every seven residents.
Maine reentry facility could be model for troubled Vermont women’s prison
At a hearing of the Legislature’s Joint Justice Oversight Committee on Tuesday, several Department of Corrections officials praised the low-security design and life skills training available at the ...