A bill to address rising delivery costs in Mainers’ electric bills earned the green light from the Legislative Council on Thursday.
The 7-3 vote came on the heels of a devastating wind storm that resulted in the highest number of power outages in Maine history.
[img_assist|nid=1188730|title=|desc= CHARTER BOAT captain Dave Spangler holds a sample of algae from Maumee Bay in Lake Erie in Oregon, Ohio. Scientists estimate about 85 percent of the Maumee’s phosphorus, which promotes algal growth, comes from croplands and livestock operations.
[img_assist|nid=1188725|title=|desc= THIS SATELLITE IMAGE made available by NASA shows Toledo, Ohio, in the lower left corner with a large phytoplankton bloom in western Lake Erie. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the bloom contains microcystis, a type of freshwater cyanobacteria.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.
Death definitely becomes this star.
Astronomers recently reported on a massive, distant star that exploded in 2014 — and also, apparently back in 1954. This is one supernova that refuses to bite the cosmic dust, confounding scientists who thought they knew how dying stars ticked.
BRUNSWICK — All tickets for the men’s ice hockey game on Dec. 2 between Bowdoin and Colby have been distributed.
There may be a limited number of returned tickets available prior to the game on Saturday evening. Fans without a ticket are encouraged to arrive when the doors open at 6 p.m. for the opportunity to receive tickets on game day.
WORCESTER, Mass. — The Stonehill College men’s ice hockey team saw four different goal scorers in a 4-1 victory over Bryn Athyn College Sunday afternoon at the Worcester Ice Center in the second round of the Steve L. Hoar Memorial Tournament, hosted by Becker College.
Former Brunswick standout Kyle Woodruff had a goal in the win.
BRUNSWICK — Both the Bowdoin College men’s and women’s basketball teams are ranked in the latest D3hoops.com national polls, released on Tuesday evening.
BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College senior Nikki Wilson and junior Julia Patterson were named First Team All- New England in honors announced by the United Soccer Coaches on Tuesday evening.
A trio of men’s soccer players have also been named First Team All-New England.
WATERVILLE — Saint Joseph’s College (5-1) cruised past Colby College (2-2), 79-50, in non-conference women’s basketball action on Wednesday night.
What once looked like a showdown in the NFC East now is a matter of survival for Dallas and Washington.
A Redskins victory or tie clinches the division for what has been the league's team of the year, the Eagles. Yes, not even into December and folks in Philly could be celebrating — even if that means rooting for the despised team from the nation's capital.
Carey Price made 25 saves to lead Montreal to its third straight win, a 2-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday in National Hockey League action.
Tuukka Rask heard the question about personally needing to string together some wins and didn’t hesitate to answer.
“I need them. I need them,” he said, smiling, after the Boston Bruins hung on for a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday night.
Yar mouth/ Freeport worked hard throughout Wednesday’s girls high school hockey game at Travis Roy Arena to earn power-play opportunities. In all, Winslow/Gardiner committed five infractions.
However, the Clippers did little with those chances, and the Black Tigers dominated the third period en route to a 7-4 victory.
The depth of the Lewiston/ Monmouth/Oak Hill girls high school hockey team, both in numbers and in skilled lines, proved to be too much for Brunswick as the Blue Devils skated to a 10-1 victory over the Dragons on Wednesday night at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee.