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The Katahdin Avenue industrial park in Millinocket is a shell of what it was in this picture taken on May 4, 2014. The stripping down of the former mill site was part of a Great Northern Paper Co. LLC effort to revitalize the East Millinocket paper mill and start a $140 specialized pellet mill in the park.

Great Northern Paper files for bankruptcy, lists more than 1,000 creditors

2 hours ago EAST MILLINOCKET | Great Northern Paper Co. LLC filed for bankruptcy protection in a Delaware court Tuesday, listing more than 1,000 creditors and at …
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Maine candidates for governor spar over debates as Michaud calls LePage opposition a ‘temper tantrum’

PORTLAND | The three candidates for governor in Maine on Tuesday escalated their rhetoric about whether they will appear together to debate before Election …
Burger Boy in Caribou sports an old-school diner feeling.

Burger Boy in Caribou serves a blend of the old and new

This is the third in a series of six stories featuring Maine burger and milkshake destinations — Burger Boy in Caribou, Houlton Farms Dairy, Owl’s …

Pregnant woman struck in Lewiston hit-and-run dies

1 hour ago LEWISTON — Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident Tuesday evening that killed a pregnant woman. …

Fire rips through Lewiston apartment building

2 hours ago Crews from all over Maine are battling a massive fire in Lewiston. Flames broke out …
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Winning $100,000 lottery ticket sold in Mars Hill

A store in Mars Hill is the latest establishment to sell …

Eddington selectmen vote to extend quarry moratorium

During a meeting that drew about 50 residents, members of the town’s …

U.S. and Arab allies launch first strikes on militants in Syria

WASHINGTON — The United States and its Arab allies bombed militant groups in Syria for …

Portland biotech firm alleges patent infringements by Cooke Aquaculture

BANGOR | A Portland biotechnology firm that serves the aquaculture industry has filed a …

Firefighters, forest rangers knock down Corinth brush fire

Windy and dry conditions were main factors in a brush fire that …

Thomaston to vote on allowing dog park

Voters will be asked at a special town meeting in November whether …

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