Maine

Baby raccoons rescued by Maine police (Photo credit Auburn police)

Maine Police Help Rescue ‘Adorable’ Raccoon Babies

Police in Maine were happy to respond to a call about these “little bandits” on Tuesday morning.

05/06/2015

The Howard Johnson's restaurant in Times Square January 7, 2003 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Howard Johnson’s Restaurants Now Down To 2

Howard Johnson’s restaurants — which began in Massachusetts — have almost disappeared.

04/29/2015

The scene of a hayride accident in Mechanic Falls, Maine. (Photo courtesy Hannah Morrissey)

Maine Lawmakers Eye Hayride Regulations After Deadly Crash

A Maine lawmaker is pushing to mandate that hayrides be inspected after a Halloween-themed ride crashed last year.

04/27/2015

(Image credit Wells police)

Maine Police Video Captures Transformers Sparking During Storm

Police in Maine captured some electrifying video along the coast early Tuesday morning as storms rolled through New England.

04/21/2015

Palcohol comes in a pouch and can be turned into a cocktail just by adding water. There are four different varieties: rum, vodka, cosmopolitan and "powderita." (WBZ-TV)

Powdered Alcohol Creator Tries To Get Ahead Of State Bans

The creator of powdered alcohol is furiously trying to fend off efforts to ban the product in Maine and across the country before it even hits stores.

04/16/2015

A mug shot of an arrested man in Maine (Photo credit Bangor police)

Arrested Man Wears ‘Stay Drunk’ T-Shirt In Mug Shot

Don’t wear something that will make your mug shot go viral, police in Maine say.

04/08/2015

Misty the service dog got Windham, Maine police officer Ernest MacVane's attention after her owner, Kelly, fell inside a Walgreen's in North Windham. (Photo by Windham, Maine police)

Maine Service Dog Gets Police Officer To Help Owner Who Fell In Store

A service dog did a job well done last week, when it alerted a police officer that her owner had fallen inside a Walgreen’s in North Windham.

04/04/2015

David J. Williams. (Photo by York, Maine police)

York, Maine Middle School Principal Charged With Drunk Driving

A York, Maine middle school principal is charged with drunk driving after he was arrested Saturday night, police say.

04/02/2015

Several people were injured when a chairlift malfunctioned at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine. (Image Credit: Greg Hoffmeister)

Mechanical Failure Likely Cause Of Sugarloaf Lift Malfunction

Investigators believe a mechanical failure caused one of Sugarloaf’s ski lifts to roll backwards Saturday injuring seven.

03/22/2015

Author Stephen King. (Photo Credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stephen King Not Backing Down On Demand For LePage Apology

Horror writer Stephen King is proving to be as tenacious as some of his more sinister characters in seeking an apology from Maine Gov. Paul LePage.

03/22/2015

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