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A tow truck hauled a white sedan out of Belfast Harbor Thursday afternoon. The driver, an elderly woman from Searsport, accidentally drove into the water that morning and was rescued by two quick-thinking men who were working around the waterfront.

Two men save woman who drove into Belfast Harbor

28 mins ago Police said quick thinking and quick action by two men averted tragedy Thursday morning when they came to the aid of an …
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

1 hour ago 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 …

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 …

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Four cases of whooping cough confirmed in Maine

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

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

3 hours ago 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

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

Nestle deal to tap Fryeburg source for bottled water approved by substitute PUC members

1 hour ago Maine regulators will allow Fryeburg Water Co. to enter a controversial 25-year contract to supply …

Evidence supports Ferguson officer’s account of Michael Brown shooting

Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown fought for control of the officer’s …

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