Nation Jan 13Recreational fishing rules to be overhauled under new law
The rules that govern recreational marine fishing in the U.S. will get an overhaul due to a new law passed by Congress, and the country’s millions of anglers and the groups that stake their livelihoods on them hope the changes…
Politics Nov 07Maine voters approve measure to expand Medicaid
Tuesday's referendum represented the first time since the law took effect that the question of expansion had been put in front of U.S. voters.
Politics May 06Democrats hope state conventions can unite Sanders, Clinton supporters
PORTLAND, Maine — Democrats are hoping to use state conventions to unite supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders as fans of the two candidates engage in sometimes bitter disputes ahead of the presidential election.
Politics Jan 08Maine governor sorry for remark about ‘young white’ girls
AUGUSTA, Maine -- Republican Gov. Paul LePage apologized Friday for his remark about out-of-state drug dealers impregnating "young white" girls, calling it a slip of the tongue and saying he didn't mean to inject race into discussion of Maine's heroin…