Independent candidate Eliot Cutler's multi-part plan for overhauling Maine's welfare system includes requiring some former recipients with jobs to pay back a part of their income to support early childhood care.
Game wardens say a Maine climber who suffered a compound fracture of her leg has been rescued from Tumbledown Mountain.
Maine officials are bracing for what could be a flood of new money rushing into the governor's race.
One of Maine's major lobster processors says it has addressed a battery of violations brought forth by the Food and Drug Administration.
Maine game wardens say a Farmington man drowned after jumping from a pontoon boat into Wilton Lake.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Thousands of Augusta residents may have been confused when they got tax bills recently that appeared to be from another city.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) - Officials in Lewiston and Auburn are determining the impact of a Canadian National Rail decision to suspend service to Auburn's truck-and-rail hub.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Police in South Portland have arrested three teenagers in connection with a burglary spree in the city.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Maine man who collected unemployment benefits while behind bars is going back to prison.
Officials say a worker who died at a paper mill in Rumford, Maine, fell 28 feet from a crane.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Three groups, including a virtual charter school that is applying for the third time, have filed papers to open charter schools in Maine.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - Lewiston police have charged a man with criminal cruelty to animals for allegedly trying to neuter a cat with a rubber band.
FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - The person who broke into an off-the-grid cabin in remote western Maine didn't get away with money, jewelry or other valuables. Police say the thief took a pair of bear heads.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A church-run home for poor women in Augusta is closing after nearly 150 years.