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Gas prices fall nearly 6 cents in Maine

Gas prices fall nearly 6 cents in Maine

| August 3, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine – Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly 6 cents per gallon in the past week. The average retail gas price in Maine was $2.65 per gallon on Sunday. The figure is based on a GasBuddy.com survey of 1,228 gas outlets in the state. The national average price remained fell 5.5 cents to […]

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Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Fatal Motorcycle Accident

| August 1, 2015

Fort Kent, Me – The Fort Kent Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident involving a 19 year old Fort Kent man. The accident occurred on Rt. 161 in Fort Kent Saturday morning. According to the police department 19 year old Colby Martin and 22 year old Donny Mcbreairty of St John were traveling […]

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Lepage Veto Dispute

Lepage Veto Dispute

| August 1, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine’s highest court is being asked to resolve a potential constitutional crisis as Gov. Paul LePage and the Maine Legislature dispute the fate of 65 bills. Chief Justice Leigh Saufley said Friday the court can issue only an advisory opinion, but acknowledged justices could provide “greater clarity” for the governor and […]

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Paraplegic UMPI professor and support team climb Mt. Katahdin to inspire others

Paraplegic UMPI professor and support team climb Mt. Katahdin to inspire others

| July 31, 2015

Step by step, rock by rock, moment by moment…a group of dedicated individuals came together to help one woman achieve a goal. It’s not often a paraplegic gets to the top of a mountain, but with a great deal of help, Jacqui Lowman did earlier this month. “Many people said this is absolutely crazy, you […]

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Actress Valerie Harper out of hospital, resting with family

Actress Valerie Harper out of hospital, resting with family

| July 31, 2015

OGUNQUIT, Maine (AP) – Officials at a Maine playhouse say Valerie Harper is resting with her family after falling ill before a performance. A statement released Friday by the Ogunquit (oh-GUHNG’-kwit) Playhouse says the 75-year-old actress, who has battled cancer, is at an undisclosed location and is looking forward to getting back on stage. She […]

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