Associated Press stories and articles.
Maine Unemployment Dips to Lowest in Decades
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The state says Maine's unemployment rate is the lowest in more than four decades.
Maine Legislative Body Oks Subpoenas in Child Abuse Investigation
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A legislative watchdog in Maine is issuing subpoenas as they probe the state's response in the cases of two girls who recently died following abuse.
A Glimmer of Hope For Health of Moose In Northern Maine
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine hunters might be allowed to harvest more of its iconic land mammal this year because of strong survival rates.
Maine Authorities Warn of Fake Grant Scam on Facebook
MACHIAS, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine are warning residents about a Facebook scam that promises grant money.
Judge Orders Evaluation for Mom Accused of Killing Daughter
BELFAST, Maine (AP) — A judge has ordered a mental health evaluation for a woman accused of beating her 10-year-old daughter to death.
150-Year-Old Chesuncook Lake House Destroyed by Fire
CHESUNCOOK TOWNSHIP, Maine (AP) — Forest rangers say a fire leveled a century-and-a-half-old inn in northern Maine.
LL Bean: No Bonus after Tough Year, More Jobs To Be Cut
FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — L.L. Bean says sales declined slightly over the past year and that there will be no bonus for workers for the first time since 2008.
Man Linked to Walmart Parking Lot Shooting Convicted
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A New York man charged in connection with a 2016 shootout at a Maine Walmart has been found guilty of federal gun and drug possession charges, but not guilty of firing his weapon.
Man Killed in Crash with Snow Hauler Identified
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police in Portland, Maine, say a man who died in a crash involving a city-owned snow hauler has been identified.
Senator Susan Collins’ Father, Don Collins Dies at 92
CARIBOU, Maine (AP) — Don Collins, the father of Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins and a former mayor of a northern Maine city, has died at age 92.