May 26, 2015 RSS feed / Maine

Maine-NH bridge to undergo inspection

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Department of Transportation is beginning an inspection of the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge that connects Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Kittery, Maine. More...

Crackdown on seat belt law underway

PORTLAND (AP) — Law enforcement officials are cracking down on seat belt scofflaws in Maine. More...

Latest in food-track tech: Swipe a code, meet your fisherman

PORTLAND After eyeing a piece of haddock on the supermarket counter, a customer scans a code and finds out the fish was caught in the waters of Georges Bank and learns the name of the fishing boat — and maybe even sees a picture of the smiling More...

Docs to provide more than 13K park passes

PORTLAND (AP) — Maine primary care physicians are giving out more than 13,000 free Maine State Park Passes starting this week. The physicians are from 148 practices around the state. More...

NOAA: $9M for climate change projects

PORTLAND (AP) — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards. More...

Deadline looms for inn essay contest

LOVELL (AP) — Time is running out for those who think they have the skills to run an inn — and to win an essay contest. More...