By Darren Fishell on Feb. 12, 2017, at 7:42 a.m.
In January, two biomass generators tallied their first payments under a state subsidy program, taking in more than $241,000 from a $13.4 million pool of taxpayer dollars.
By Danielle McLean on Feb. 12, 2017, at 7:30 a.m.
“There’s a lot of people out there who need help, and they aren’t getting it,” Geneva Belden said. “And I feel bad for them. I think the state should do their job.”
By Lauren Zumbach, Chicago Tribune on Feb. 10, 2017, at 8:05 p.m.
By Jeffrey Dastin, Reuters on Feb. 10, 2017, at 8:03 p.m.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 10, 2017, at 3:55 p.m.
“Our overall goal is to create a better public space at Pickering. It’s a little bleak.”
By Jeff Marks on Feb. 10, 2017, at 3:14 p.m.
By Darren Fishell and Michael Shepherd, BDN Staff on Feb. 10, 2017, at 1 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage said Friday he would urge the three-member Maine Public Utilities Commission “to resign in a heartbeat.”
By Kristen Gilley on Feb. 10, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.
By Darren Fishell on Feb. 10, 2017, at 6:49 a.m.
A bipartisan group of lawmakers wants to cap the price electricity resellers can charge to residential customers and limit automatic signups, after an investigative series by the Bangor Daily News that found competitive electricity providers have cost Mainers millions.
By Beth Brogan on Feb. 09, 2017, at 4:20 p.m.
The changes “are designed to ensure L.L. Bean continues to be a thriving outdoor company for the next hundred years and beyond,” company Executive Chairman Shawn Gorman said in a statement.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 09, 2017, at 1:55 p.m.
“The previous system, and the backup system … are a security risk for viruses and malware attacks.”
By Diane Bartz and Caroline Humer, Reuters on Feb. 09, 2017, at 10:54 a.m.
A federal judge Wednesday ruled against U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc.’s proposed $54 billion merger with smaller rival Cigna Corp., derailing an unprecedented effort to consolidate the country’s health insurance industry.
By St. Joseph Healthcare on Feb. 09, 2017, at 8:31 a.m.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 09, 2017, at 6:35 a.m.
The City Council Finance Committee wants the council to allocate $1.6 million from the city’s undesignated fund balance to save taxpayers money next year.
By Maine Public Relations Council on Feb. 08, 2017, at 2:36 p.m.
By Anthony Brino on Feb. 08, 2017, at 1:35 p.m.
“We need to at least break even going forward.”
By Darren Fishell on Feb. 08, 2017, at 10:52 a.m.
Sappi Ltd. plans to spend $165 million on its No. 1 paper machine at its Skowhegan mill, which it said will increase the machine’s overall capacity and ability to produce consumer packaging products by early 2018.
By Martin Z. Braun, Bloomberg on Feb. 08, 2017, at 8:54 a.m.
“Some universities are choosing a strategy of sticking to their knitting and divesting itself of anything that’s not purely academic.”