PORTLAND (AP) — The U.S. attorney’s office in Maine says it helped collect more than $3.3 million in civil and criminal fines and fees in the last fiscal year.
Overall, the Justice Department collected just over $15 billion in civil and criminal actions in the fiscal year ending Sept. 30.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Some of Maine’s winter hunting seasons are heading into their final few weeks.
Maine’s winter seasons focus mostly on small and mid-sized game animals. The bobcat season is the first to end on Feb. 21.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Several lawmakers want to pass new tax credits aimed at jobs, families and lawyers.
The Maine Legislature’s taxation committee is set to hear public hearings on several such bills Monday.
Tribal nations say a push endorsed by federal authorities to require Medicaid recipients to work or volunteer is at odds with the federal government’s responsibility to provide health care to Native Americans.
Topsham police say they arrested a Lisbon man who led them on a 16-mile high speed pursuit on Route 201 from Topsham to Richmond over the weekend.
DRESDEN — State Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, will be holding office hours on Saturday, Feb. 3 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Bridge Academy Public Library on 44 Middle Road in Dresden.
A busy intersection in Lisbon is in need of some repairs.
Unexpected complications have arisen with a well that was to provide relief to residents at Bay Bridge Estates mobile home park who have had their water rationed since last month.
It was a perfect day for Lisbon’s third annual Winter Fest at Beaver Park on Saturday.
After a stormy chapter in labor relations, the leader of Bath Iron Works aims to collaborate more with workers as the shipbuilder completes production of a stealthy class of destroyers and competes for an entirely new class of smaller warships.
Topsham police say they arrested a Lisbon man early Saturday morning who led them on a 16-mile high speed pursuit on Route 201 from Topsham to Richmond.
According to Topsham Police Sgt. Mark Gilliam, Officer Garrett Decker was attempting to stop a Chevy Impala when the pursuit began at approximately 12:39 a.m. Saturday.
The hit off-Broadway comedy, “ Love, Loss and What I Wore,” is coming to Portland.
The Portland Symphony Orchestra will take listeners on a safari for its first Discovery Concert of the new year.
The PSO’s “Symphony Safari” will take place at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Merrill Auditorium, located at 20 Myrtle St. in Portland.
Vox Nova Chamber Choir is marking the Winter Solstice with a pair of concerts.
The group will first perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Franco Center, located at 46 Cedar St. in Lewiston; the second performance will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Studzinski Recital Hall at Bowdoin College in Brunswick.
The final installment in Resurgence Dance Company’s “Late Night Tales” series will take the stage at the Chocolate Church Arts Center, Jan. 25- 28.
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