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Democratic state Sen. Emily Cain (from left), Republican former State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin and independent Blaine Richardson square off during the 2nd Congressional District debate on Tuesday, Oct. 14, at the CBS 13 television studios in Portland. The three candidates for the 2nd District faced off in the last debate of the election Thursday night, Oct. 23.

Cain, Poliquin defend their records in final debate of heated 2nd District race

PORTLAND | During the final debate of this election season, the three candidates competing for Maine’s open 2nd Congressional District seat were taken to …
Maine gubernatorial candidates (from left) Democrat Mike Michaud, Republican Paul LePage and independent Eliot Cutler face each other in a televised debate on Monday night in Portland.

LePage says he’ll win re-election if Cutler drops out

LEWISTON | Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday that if the race for the governor’s office were between him and Democratic Congressman Mike Michaud, the …
A film team for Al Jazeera America’'s “"Fault Lines”" documentary series visited Portland to tape an ambulance team that responds to an opioid-related call nearly every day.

‘It’s not what people think of when they think of Maine’: Documentary on America’s opioid war filmed in Bangor, Portland

When Sebastian Walker traveled to Maine in August to document the drug abuse epidemic, he already knew some sobering statistics. The state has one of …

Holden police seeking information about vehicle in early morning hit-and-run

Police are seeking assistance from the public in their effort to locate …

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Tax increase, rising personnel cost attract no public input at Knox County budget hearing

ROCKLAND | A public hearing on a proposed Knox County budget that would see …

Four cases of whooping cough confirmed in Maine

ANSON | Four cases of whooping cough have been confirmed in Maine. Five children …

Mechanic Falls woman killed by tractor-trailer in Auburn Walmart parking lot

A 33-year-old Mechanic Falls woman was killed when a tractor-trailer truck struck …

Pen Bay Healthcare reviewing capital campaign finances in wake of allegations against Camden charity ex-president

ROCKPORT | Pen Bay Healthcare is reviewing the finances of its recent capital fundraising …

Tech investor gives $5 million to The Jackson Laboratory for genomic biology center

The Jackson Laboratory announced Tuesday that technology investor David Roux and his wife, Barbara, have …

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