WINSLOW -- Representatives of Maine Natural Gas made their pitch for providing service to central Maine during a Town Council meeting Monday.
SKOWHEGAN -- Police said Monday they know who abandoned an abused dog that was taken to the shelter last month in such bad condition it was euthanized the same day.
FARMINGTON -- Franklin County commissioners Monday awarded the contract for the new Franklin County Dispatch Center at a price below the low bidding company's original submission, but still slightly above the project's budget.
An Augusta man charged with filming himself sexually assaulting one of his karate students and using his employers Internet connection to distribute the images waived his right to a detention hearing, consenting Monday to stay in custody pending his trial.
WATERVILLE -- A last-minute flood of donations has allowed the Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers to exceed its goal of sending Christmas boxes to 1,600 disadvantaged children throughout the state.
A growing number of city and town offices in Maine plan to open on Dec. 29, a Saturday, to issue marriage licenses on the first day same-sex marriage is legal in the state.
FARMINGTON -- Emergency responders are conducting a disaster drill on Fairbanks and Wilton roads this afternoon.
IN ANSON, Sunday at 11:34 a.m., a report of a theft was investigated on Main Street.
Two upcoming events will mark the one-year anniversary of toddler Ayla Reynolds' disappearance, and each will attempt to find a bright spot in the midst of the unsolved investigation.
Cars slid off roads and into each other all around central Maine Monday, but no major accidents were reported as part of the first major storm of the season.
AUGUSTA -- Assistant principal Kimberly Silsby will be considered to fill in as interim principal of Cony High School by the board of education when it meets Wednesday.
CHINA -- Norm Elvin hopes his new restaurant, The China Dine-ah Too Go, will become not only a stopping point but also a destination for the thousands of tourists who drive up Route 3 every summer to visit Acadia National Park.
CHELSEA -- Rescuers removed a Jeep after it slid off Togus Road Sunday and wound up nestled against a house.
Wade Hoover, 34, allegedly assaulted students when they were unconscious.
AUGUSTA — A Winslow man charged in a shooting death in Waterville last week had bail set at $700,000 on Monday.
RyiSHisa Morris, who is African-American and Native American, was refused service and verbally assaulted in 2010 by a clerk at the Maine Mall store.
Maria Mattson, 31, pleaded guilty in August to driving Paul Sans, 30, of Westbrook as the two went on a month-long bank robbery spree.
“It sounded like a war zone with ammunition going off everywhere," a neighbor says.
Brad Wise, who attended USM, will take control as parent company Delhaize streamlines management.
The Maine Port Authority plans to partner with a private company to design and build a new vessel to restore service on the route.
Information from the dye-study will be used to determine whether areas of the Lower Piscataqua River are safe for shellfish harvesting and commercial shellfish operations.
CMP's goal is to make it harder for Iberdrola to take cash out of CMP to pay dividends, and to not get whacked by Iberdrola's recent credit rating downgrades.
The webinar is from noon to 1 p.m.
Donato Corsetti, found wrapped in duct tape and rescued from the fire, had recently lost the building to foreclosure.
The Democratic Party has said its tracker will continue recording the governor during his public appearances.
Kennebec County Sheriff's Office Deputy Jacob Pierce investigates a truck rollover, after the vehicle left ice and slush-covered Route 139 in Benton, on Monday. The uninjured driver is at right. Pierce said the slippery road condtions are to blame for the accident.
The governor is joining members of the Maine Funeral Directors Association and their families during the ceremony today in Augusta.
The highest paid was Bob Kerrey, who was president of The New School in New York until December 2010. His total compensation was valued at just over $3 million.
The intelligence community's analysis of where current trends will take the world in the next 15 to 20 years is intended to help policymakers plan for the best and worst possible futures to come.
Burglary, assault, vehicle accident
Born in Long Beach, Calif., Rivera was at the peak of her career, having sold more than 15 million records.
The destruction of Superstorm Sandy will likely result in some changes along the shoreline, with more wooden walkways giving way to concrete or synthetic materials.
Maine prices are now six cents lower than a month ago, yet remain 15 cents higher than at the same time last year.
Portland, Ore., police say they recovered a loaded .22 caliber handgun from the older boy's pockets.
A casino official says a drop in slot revenue has been made up at blackjack, roulette and other games. The casino plans on adding craps tables in 2013.
Eugenio Velazquez tried to bring 12.8 pounds of cocaine into the U.S. in a special lane for prescreened, trusted motorists.
While nine states allow same-sex partners to marry, or will soon, 41 states do not. Of those, 30 have written gay marriage bans into their state constitutions.
Maine Huts and Trails says the public is invited to the ceremony on Wednesday at its new Stratton Brook Hut in Carrabassett Valley.
A 23-year-old Carmel man died when a Dodge Caliber he was driving struck a utility pole and rolled over on Sunday.
Shares in Netflix rose more than 6 percent on the day of Hastings' post, which regulators say was not a 'fair disclosure.'