People are very enthusiastic about the moose lottery.
“I do think it will give people, especially more recent arrivals to Belfast, a better picture of the town and its history.”
“Hope sells. I would have bought it. But the risk of damage to our system — and to families — is too great if regulators take shortcuts for hope’s sake,” David Farmer writes.
Pigs use their exceptional sense of smell and thick snouts to seek out and dig — or root — up grubs, roots or nuts under the soil to eat.
Despite the backlash from animal rights activists (and some allergic reactions), eating insects has a long history and a continued legacy around the world — one that Americans are just starting to tap into.
As a result of the standoff, Jeffrey Paul Barnard was charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm in federal court.
A group of University of Maine researchers led by faculty in the School of Biology and Ecology released a research report about browntail moth in 2020 while investigating the spread of the pest from coastal communities to nearly all of Maine’s 16 counties. “Browntail Moth Research at the University of Maine: A Report of Activities […]
More job-seekers may soon have to accept impersonal online interviews where they never talk to another human being, or know if behind-the-scenes artificial-intelligence systems are influencing hiring decisions.
The bill would make for a massive change that would upend Maine’s utility structure, which for more than a century has regulated rates and standards in exchange for a monopoly on electric delivery in regions of the state.
Juneteenth is on its way to becoming a federal holiday. Hours after Sen. Ron Johnson announced he would drop his objections, the Senate passed the bill.
A Portuguese teenager has found a message in a bottle that traveled at least 2,400 miles from a Vermont teenager.
A New York judge on Tuesday approved disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s extradition to California, where he faces additional sexual assault charges.
The proposal requires state-regulated health insurance providers to cover certain HIV prevention drugs with no out-of-pocket cost.
Officially, the first U.S. infection to be identified was a traveler — a Washington state man who returned from Wuhan on Jan. 15 and sought help at a clinic on Jan. 19.
A top Army leader defended the Pentagon’s response to the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, telling a House panel Tuesday that the National Guard was delayed for hours because they had to properly prepare for the deployment.
Stanhope, who turns 55 on Wednesday, has directed his team to a berth in Thursday’s Class A North championship game in Augusta against Skowhegan.
The Biden administration says it will enhance its analysis of threats from domestic terrorists.
Thadius Wind, 46, was arrested Monday evening after he barricaded himself in his Stillwater Avenue apartment, police said.
Carroll Ware was recently honored for his years of service with the 2020 Wiggie Robinson Legendary Maine Guide Award by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.
“Despite all its problems, the world is an amazing place. I hope we will always see it with post-pandemic joy,” Diana Wagman writes.