Authorities knew Maine shooter was a threat but felt confronting him was unsafe, video shows

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police who declined to confront an Army reservist in the weeks before he killed 18 people in Maine’s deadliest mass shooting feared that doing soRead More

Maine governor tells residents to stay off the roads as some rivers continue rising after storm

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A river that runs through Maine’s capital city has risen to levels not seen in decades in the aftermath of a heavyRead More

Maine man killed by tree during height of storm

Monday’s storm claimed the life of a man in Maine. Police in Windham said the 40-year-old was killed when he was hit by a pieceRead More

Overflowing rivers, building damage in NH, ME

Cleanup efforts and restoration work is underway throughout Northern New England Tuesday as the damage from Monday’s storm becomes clear. In Salem, New Hampshire, windRead More

New England’s decades-old shrimp fishery, a victim of climate change, to remain closed indefinitely

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — New England’s long-shuttered shrimp business, which fell victim to warming waters, will remain in a fishing moratorium indefinitely, fishery regulators ruledRead More

3 die in Maine when car goes in wrong direction on turnpike, hitting 2 vehicles

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A wrong-way driver on the Maine Turnpike struck two vehicles, causing a head-on collision that killed three people, police said. MaineRead More

Maine offers free university tuition to Lewiston shooting victims, families

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine’s public university system is offering free tuition to family members of those who died and to those who were injuredRead More

Lottery winner sues mother of his child, saying she told his relatives about his prize money

LEBANON, Maine (AP) — A man who won one of the largest lottery payments in U.S. history has filed a federal lawsuit against the motherRead More

Maine island that was site of eviction of historic mixed-race community added to national register

An island along the coast of Maine that was home to a mixed-race fishing community later forcibly removed by the state has been added toRead More

Commission investigating Lewiston mass shooting seeks to subpoena shooter’s military records

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — An independent commission investigating the mass shooting that killed 18 people in Maine last month moved Monday to seek subpoena powerRead More