No Image
Energy & Utilities

CMP's sweetens the deal, picks up support from Mills and others for $950M project

Central Maine Power announced this morning it has signed a stipulation asking the Maine Public Utilities Commission to authorize its $950 million transmission project to deliver Canadian...
No Image
Tourism & Recreation

Fall day trips to Maine up, but overnight visitors are spending more

Fall day trips in Maine in 2018 were up significantly from 2017, with overnight visitors spending more, according to a report from the Maine State Office of Tourism.
No Image
Government & Politics

Bill to prevent municipalities from banning short-term rentals sparks strong debate

The mayors of Portland and South Portland were among those testifying against a proposed bill that would block municipalities from prohibiting short-term rentals such as Airbnb, while those in favor...
No Image
Education & Training

USM-UNE collaboration opens new pathway for careers in pharmacy

The University of New England and the University of Southern Maine announced an agreement that will make it easier for students from USM's Department of Biological Science to apply to UNE's College...
No Image
Energy & Utilities

Fiberight $70M waste-to-energy plant finally ramping up

After a year-long delay, commissioning of the Fiberight single-stream recyclables and municipal solid waste processing facility in Hampden is on track to start by April and ramp up through May and...