Maine wardens have identified the youngster who died in the Mattawamkeag River in Penobscot County.
Police say a 74-year-old man died from apparent drowning in China Lake in front of a family member's property over the weekend.
Maine Environmental Commissioner Patricia Aho is stepping down after four years to work for Sen. Susan Collins.
Officials with the University of Maine System say the state's public universities are launching a program to use local growers and producers for a fifth of their dining hall expenditures by 2020.
Putting on an air show when Brunswick Naval Air Station was an active-duty base was easy: Taxpayers picked up the tab and the Navy provided hundreds of sailors to run the event.
Maine Governor Paul LePage and other state officials are opposing proposed changes to federal labor rules on the grounds that the rules will negatively impact employment and small businesses.
Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly a dime per gallon in the past week.
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) Police in Maine say an 81-year-old man and five others were injured after he drove his minivan through the window of a Dunkin' Donuts store.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine's annual season for hunting black bears is beginning with hunters heading to the woods to check sites baited for bruins.
MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) A 78-year-old hiker from Virginia who had been missing in Maine's Baxter State Park for three days has been found alive.
The Maine Warden Service says they have found the body of a missing 9-year-old swimmer who had disappeared in the Mattawamkeag River in Penobscot County.
A small plane has crashed in the central Maine town of Dexter.