By Nick McCrea on April 06, 2017, at 8:13 a.m.
Kay Kimball will serve as executive dean and chief of academic operations at UMM when the campus’ new leadership structure becomes official on July 1.
By Nick McCrea on April 05, 2017, at 1:55 p.m.
The Belfast City Council has mothballed a proposed fee on single-use plastic bags and instead wants to consider an outright ban.
By Nick McCrea on April 03, 2017, at 5:47 p.m.
A letter from the Heartland Institute said that the “science isn’t settled” and that there was an ongoing, “vibrant debate” among scientists.
By Nick McCrea on April 03, 2017, at 11:25 a.m.
State police are looking for a man suspected of trying to rob a person in Oakland and break into a store in Sidney early Sunday morning.
By Nick McCrea on April 03, 2017, at 9:22 a.m.
Western and southern Maine could see between 5 and 8 inches of snow, with possible higher totals in the and around mountains.
By Nick McCrea on March 31, 2017, at 5:42 p.m.
The Women’s Resource Center shut down prior to the start of the 2015 school year after 23 years on campus.
By Nick McCrea on March 31, 2017, at 8:43 a.m.
A spring snowstorm is expected to hit Maine overnight Friday, hitting southern Maine hardest.
By McCrea and Ricker on March 30, 2017, at 8:56 a.m.
By Nick McCrea on March 30, 2017, at 6:29 a.m.
The state’s public university system held its tuition flat for six years, but that uncommon streak is expected to end as system trustees weigh their next budget.
By Nick McCrea on March 29, 2017, at 5:53 p.m.
Police charged Rebecca Hills with eluding a police officer, operating under the influence, refusing to submit to arrest and more.
By Nick McCrea on March 29, 2017, at 8 a.m.
Liberty residents voted 99-36, rejecting Haskell’s request to remove Lake St. George from a list of places where personal watercrafts aren’t allowed.
By Nick McCrea on March 28, 2017, at 4:36 p.m.
The partnership is in response to a prolonged decline in enrollment and financial security at the Machias university.
By Nick McCrea on March 28, 2017, at 11:51 a.m.
A bizarre, slow-speed police chase through downtown Belfast and side streets Tuesday morning ended after a car rammed several police vehicles and struck a light pole, sending one officer and the driver of the car to the hospital.
By Nick McCrea on March 27, 2017, at 4:38 p.m.
“We are concerned about the potential impact that cuts to federal agencies may have on UMaine academic, research and service programs.”
By Nick McCrea on March 22, 2017, at 3:43 p.m.
Liberty residents will be asked whether they want to lift a ban on Jet Skis during the town’s annual meeting on Saturday, March 25.
By Nick McCrea on March 18, 2017, at 6 a.m.
Adam Littlefield had at least three prior convictions in the past decade for driving with a revoked license, including one Aug. 23, 2016, just days before the fatal crash.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2017, at 5:12 p.m.
A Department of Health and Human Services employee reported receiving a tip that Kuhn built improvised explosive devices and blew them up near his 7-year old son.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2017, at 4:39 p.m.
Reed’s record of convictions for violent sexual crimes stretches back to a 1983 conviction for raping a teenage hitchhiker he had picked up in Lincolnville.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2017, at 9:58 a.m.
A pair of York County men face charges after police say they fired a handgun from a vehicle, possibly striking at least one home, according to York County Sheriff William King.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2017, at 8:11 a.m.
“It appears as though the cause of death may be exposure.”