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3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
At 23 years old, Krystal Dyer doesn't know what she wants to be when she "grows up", but she still has time to figure that out.
Could you survive the end of civilization?
Would you support legalizing marijuana in your state?
3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Lenard Kaye is a professor at the School of Social Work and director of the Center on Aging at the University of Maine.
3 hrs ago | Daily Kos
First there is this "Questionnaires" page on his campaign website, in which Cutler attempts to make his case with Maine voters after failing to garner endorsements from three groups by sharing the actual submitted documents as Scribd documents: The Sierra Club , MSEA/SEIU and Maine AFL/CIO .
5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
In the span of a few days last week, three major headlines related to the Maine Department of Health and Human Services dominated the news.
AUGUSTA – Touting it as another indication that Maine's economy is headed in the right direction, Governor Paul R. LePage today conveyed his congratulations to Ntension Corporation of Hermon on its planned expansion.
Environmental groups attacked Gov. Paul LePage on Monday for his refusal to sign a petition in favor of tough standards in nine states from which pollution affects air quality in Maine and other eastern states.
A task force created by Gov. Paul LePage has recommended that the state begin arming forest rangers over a period of several years.
Snow showers and freezing rain fell throughout central Maine beginning mid-morning Monday and into the night, but the slick driving conditions during the evening commute didn't appear to cause much trouble for drivers.
Pennsylvania's auditor general said Monday that he doubts how well the Maine Department of Health and Human Services vetted a company that it awarded a nearly $1 million no-bid contract to in September.
Spending by outside groups to influence Maine elections has skyrocketed since 2010, when the U.S. Supreme Court through the landmark Citizens United case lifted restrictions on independent expenditures.
Of the 77 Maine towns where most people work and shop and where most hospitals and colleges are located, 11 don't have navigators and certified application counselors within 15 miles, the Maine Health Access Foundation found.
This mural-sized composite photo shows Robert E. Peary in front of the S.S. Roosvelt during his famous expedition to reach the North Pole Eagle Island State Historic Site in Casco Bay receives about 6,000 visitors each season who tour the summer home of North Pole Explorer Adm.
Despite the controversy surrounding assisted suicide, and the recent rejection of a bill trying to legalize it, there are still many people who, chances are, would actively seek out the means to end their lives rather than live with a terminal illness.
Lest you think I was only willing to chat about trouble for Democrats, there is definitely some tough news for Gov. Paul LePage.
On Saturday I attended a volunteer recognition reception hosted by the Alzheimer's Association, Maine Chapter .
The first major winter storm of the season is bearing down on Maine, and the National Weather Service wants people to be prepared.
Emerge Maine has hired Jill Barkley of Portland to be the new Executive Director of the organization, which recruits, trains, and inspires Democratic women to run for political office.