'Argo's' Ben Affleck gets the best-director prize. Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway and Christoph Waltz win acting Globes.
IN CANAAN, Friday at 9:55 p.m., a vehicle accident was reported on Main Street.
AUGUSTA -- City officials hope a proposed ordinance banning certain sex offenders from living near schools and city parks will make the city a less attractive place to live for such people.
SKOWHEGAN -- The following cases were closed from Dec. 3-7, 2012 in Skowhegan District Court.
MADISON -- A man arrested Saturday after reportedly driving under the influence -- with two children in his vehicle -- and eluding a police officer is expected to be arraigned Monday.
The artwork made famous when LePage removed it from an agency lobby is now in the state museum.
SKOWHEGAN -- Building contractor Stephen Dionne looks to the future and sees part of the past: the circa-1894 Skowhegan Grange hall.
WATERVILLE -- The idea of developing a community land trust for Waterville's South End got a warm reception Sunday.
I'm turning off light switches with my elbow.
AUGUSTA -- The following is a list of cases closed Jan. 3- 9, 2013, in Augusta District Court:
Changes to the high school equivalency test for 2014 has local and state adult education officials alarmed and confused about what next year will bring.
FAYETTE -- A committee yet to be named will explore the idea of leaving the alternative school district the town formed with Winthrop less than three years ago.
ALBION -- After 86 years of operation by three generations of Keays, community fixture H.L. Keay & Son general store is probably closing this week, according to the grandchildren of the founder.
Since it was founded by Harold Keay in August 1927, the H.L. Keay and Son general store has built up a history full of colorful anecdotes that illustrate the history of the town itself.
WASHINGTON -- A leader of the renegade "Maine delegates," who clashed publicly with party officials at last summer's Republican National Convention, may vie later this month for an even bigger megaphone within the party: the position of national Republican chairman.
AUGUSTA -- The United Way of Kennebec Valley raised more than $1.5 million this year to donate to charities across the area.
WINTHROP -- The two people hoping to fill a Town Council vacancy believe the town needs to improve its fiscal responsibility.
Early Sunday, game wardens were busy investigating snowmobile crashes in Eustis and China.
Atlanta’s Matt Bryant kicks the winning field goal with 8 seconds left after Seattle rallies from a 20-point deficit.
The Rev. David Smith leads a prayer during a funeral service on Sunday for Lt. Col. Michael Backus, 44, of Wilton, who died unexpectedly on Jan. 7 at Camp Keyes in Augusta. The service was held at the University of Maine in Farmington before an overflow crowd of family, friends and service members.
The French-led effort to take back Mali's north from the extremists occupying it has included airstrikes by jets and combat helicopters on at least four northern towns.
The Bruins return mostly the same team from last season, a roster that included most of the players from the Stanley Cup triumph in 2011
READFIELD — Police say speed and distraction may have played a role in a Saturday evening crash that killed a Mount Vernon man and injured the teenage driver.
While out for a run, Lance Armstrong would not divulge what he will tell Oprah Winfrey in Monday's interview that is scheduled to air Thursday.
Five people were hurt in four separate crashes, all taking place after dark.
The flight, and another six days later in New Mexico, helped to underscore the deadly structural weakness that was later fixed.
The temperature at the Mount Washington observatory hit 48 degrees at 6 a.m. Sunday, making New England's tallest mountain warmer than Phoenix and San Diego for a brief spell.
The dress rehearsal Sunday closed streets and affected parking near the National Mall.
Vehicle accidents, vandalism, shoplifting
Oxford Casino is sponsoring the job fair, which is being held at the Lewiston career center from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday.
Republican Bob Corker says he thinks there are "numbers of staffers who are coming forth now just talking about the way he has dealt with them."
This week's Oscar nominations have left the Globes show a little less relevant.
The French intelligence agent held hostage for more than three years was likely killed during a failed rescue attempt by French commandos.
The rape comes four weeks after a brutal attack on a student on a moving bus.
The predawn operation in Sayd Abad district was aimed at capturing a Taliban fighter who had holed up in a village.
Even in a state with a long hunting tradition and a fierce hold on its gun rights, most residents would opt for 'reasonable restrictions,' the newspaper's survey finds.