February 5, 2013 RSS feed / Maine

LePage to give State of State tonight

AUGUSTA With state revenues scarce as ever and the political atmosphere as fickle as the Maine weather, Gov. More...

Underage drinking trial begins in Maine

PORTLAND (AP) — Defense attorneys say a husband and wife did all they could to stop teenagers from drinking at a party at their Falmouth home, but Cumberland County’s top prosecutor says they knew there was underage drinking and failed to More...

Man sentenced for unlawful sexual contact

BANGOR (AP) — A Glenburn man has been sentenced to 18 months in jail after pleading guilty to molesting two young girls. Daniel Severance admitted on Monday to six unlawful sexual contact charges in a deal with prosecutors. More...

Maine GOP names new executive director

AUGUSTA (AP) — A man with deep ties to Gov. Paul LePage has been named executive director of the Maine Republican Party. The party announced the hiring of Jason Savage on its Facebook page over the weekend. He started work Friday. More...