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James McCarthy

Digital Editor
207-761-8379 ext.323
James McCarthy, Mainebiz’s digital editor, has been a journalist for more than 30 years. For more than four years he was Mainebiz’s senior writer, reporting on business topics ranging from the Affordable Care Act to workplace safety, in locales extending from Presque Isle to York. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, photography, gardening and paddling the rivers that flow into Merrymeeting Bay. He and his wife live in Brunswick.

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Stored Solar: Jonesboro biomass plant will reopen after boiler repairs

Although a lack of feedstock is a factor in the current shutdown of Stored Solar LLC's Washington County biomass power plant, the primary reason is a...

Committee endorses bill to create universal sick leave in Maine

A bill that would create universal sick leave in Maine, including paid sick leave for 230,000 Mainers who work for companies with 50 or more...

Expert witnesses raising tough questions about FairPoint's $1.5B merger

The proposed $1.5 billion merger of FairPoint Communications Inc. and its Illinois-based suitor, Consolidated Communications Holdings...

National report: Maine hospitals are No. 1 in patient safety

Maine has the safest hospitals in the nation, according to the latest Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade report, which is the only national health care...

Maine Senate passes Real ID bill

The Maine Senate on Thursday gave initial approval to LD 306, a bill that designed to make Maine driver’s licenses and non-driver state...

Finnish aircraft firm picks Brunswick Landing for U.S. headquarters

Brunswick Landing has been selected as the headquarters for a joint venture between the Finnish aircraft company Atol Avion and a U.S.-based investor...

Maine makes 'top 5 states for retirement' list

Big snowstorm coming our way? No problem. Despite Maine's unpredictable spring weather and long cold winters, the personal finance site Bankrate.com...

Biomass firm settles with loggers, wants PUC to defer its subsidy payments

Stored Solar, the biomass generator scheduled to receive state subsidies at its plants in West Enfield and Jonesboro over the next two years, has...

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