Gunfire, bonfires, and pretty much anything else that could explode. Here’s the history of why we set off fireworks to celebrate our Independence Day.
Police say a state medical examiner is scheduled to conduct autopsies of a mother and three children who died in a mobile home fire in Caribou, Maine.
Maine officials say that the state's unemployment rate held steady in October at 5.8 percent.
Federal data shows two of Maine's northernmost counties posted the fastest personal income growth in the state in 2013.
Federal officials say Maine risks losing funding to administer its food stamp program unless it makes clear to recipients that having their photos placed on electronic benefit transfer cards is optional.