8:22 PM

Pirates season finale moved from Lewiston to Saco

After a scheduling standoff with the Kora Shrine Circus, the team opts to play it out at the 400-seat MHG Ice Centre in Saco.

12:01 AM

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6:54 PM

Maine marathon participants undaunted by Boston bombings

Runners with ties to central Maine say they see the world as a less safe place but are determined not to live their lives in fear.
Sorrow, pride mark Boston Marathon bombing anniversary

5:46 PM

Flooding predictions worsen for Augusta, Hallowell, Gardiner

Heavy rainfall in western Maine is expected to bring flooding to parking lots and buildings on Wednesday.
Flooding expected in Kennebec, Somerset counties

5:26 PM

Augusta council to consider employee contracts, Howard Hill agreement

Six of the unions that represent city workers are up for raises each year for the next three years.

10:09 PM

Maine Senate fails to override LePage’s veto of MaineCare rides bill

The vote along party lines is 20-15, which falls short of the two-thirds majority necessary for a successful override.

7:22 PM

Hallowell road could be closed five months for turnpike bridge project

The project may add to confusion on roads expected to be dominated by natural gas crews and could lead the city to put off planned paving projects.

4:46 PM

Sidney man accused of raping 4-year-old seeks bail

Eric Bard has been held in jail or at the Riverview Psychiatric Center since July 2012.

Other Maine News Headlines

9:12 PM

Fayette votes to withdraw from AOS 97

Several photos included in this story Voters have decided to leave AOS 97, the school district formed with Winthrop in 2010.

9:24 PM

Rollover crash injures two in Manchester

One man was thrown from the car and suffered a leg injury, while the driver sustained minor cuts and scrapes.

5:56 PM

Cutler cites Skowhegan economic growth on campaign stop

The visit from the independent candidate for governor came on the heels of a proposal for tax reform revealed Tuesday.

6:14 PM

Husband of Kingfield teacher killed in crash files lawsuit

Andrew Hodgins is suing Craig Gage for allegedly driving negligently when his van struck a van driven by Samantha Wright.



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