At a glance, it would appear that Gov. Paul LePage used his weekly radio address to double-down on his $6.2 billion, two-year budget proposal.
IN FARMINGTON, Friday at 5:18 p.m., a motor vehicle accident with injuries was reported on Wilton Road.
SKOWHEGAN -- Need to do a load of laundry and shop for a used car?
WASHINGTON -- Thousands of people, many holding signs with names of gun violence victims and messages such as "Ban Assault Weapons Now," joined a rally for gun control on Saturday, marching from the Capitol to the Washington Monument.
Mentally ill people who pose a risk to society or themselves are legally prohibited from owning guns under federal law, but Maine for years has been unable to add the names of such people to the national background database.
SKOWHEGAN -- Rep. Jeff McCabe is co-sponsoring a bill to allocate money from the state's general fund to help pay the debt on the state's jails, including the Somerset County Jail.
AUGUSTA -- The new owner of the soon-to-be-former MaineGeneral Medical Center hospital on East Chestnut Street plans to spend $23 million on renovations to lure in new tenants to the building.
AUGUSTA -- City councilors want to meet public safety needs, improve communication with the public and explore ways to address social service problems, such as hunger and homelessness.
GARDINER -- Lt. Col. Dwaine Drummond led a committee of legislators through the 60-year-old National Army Guard armory, pointing out areas needing improvement.
WINSLOW -- When the Winslow Junior High School building was constructed in 1928, Calvin Coolidge was president, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to cross the Atlantic in an airplane and Eliot Ness was hired by the U.S. Justice Department to lead the Prohibition bureau in Chicago.
WASHINGTON -- After months of campaign pledges to work to fix the "broken" Senate, Sen. Angus King got his first chance last week to vote on one of the biggest reasons he said the chamber needs fixing: the filibuster.
OAKLAND --The forces that clashed last year about school funding at Regional School Unit 18 hope that this year's budget process will be more civil, but their positions may be as far apart as ever.
Foes and backers dispute whether there are plans to transport the substance to Casco Bay.
Democrat Tom Harkin says, "I just think it's time for me to step aside."
Hostess said Friday that it expects to unveil a bidder for Drake's snack cakes, which include Devil Dogs and Yodels, next week.
Officials will attempt to lower the span and make repairs on Sunday so that it can re-open for Monday morning traffic.
Vonn has 59 World Cup wins, just three away from equaling Annemarie Moser Proell's record on the women's side.
The men were arrested following a year-long investigation by the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.
Victoria Azarenka beats Li Na in three sets, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, sledding, skating and ice carving demonstrations are some of the many activities.
The governor says he'd like to share more money with towns and cities, but the state simply does not have it.
As more children land in state custody, Health and Human Services officials say they need extra funding.
The visit comes as legislators begin assessing Gov. Paul LePage's $100 million plan for a new prison.