Maine

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

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

Malfunctioning Sugarloaf Mountain Chairlift Injures 7 Skiers

Witnesses said the ski lift began operating in reverse, causing several injuries and forcing others to be evacuated.

03/21/2015

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

Stephen King Says Maine Governor Should ‘Man Up And Apologize’

Maine Gov. Paul LePage claimed author Stephen King moved from the state and doesn’t pay income taxes.

03/21/2015

A lobster truck overturned in Maine (Photo credit Maine State Police)

Truck Hauling 30,000 Pounds Of Lobster Overturns In Maine

Authorities say a tractor-trailer hauling 30,000 pounds of live Canadian lobster has overturned on an interstate in Maine

03/18/2015

A Maine harbor seal after being freed from a snowbank on Sunday. (Photo by Wells, Maine police officer Schoff)

Police: Maine Harbor Seal Stuck In Snowbank Rescued

A Maine harbor seal stuck in a snowbank was rescued on Sunday, police say.

03/08/2015

The pileup on I-95 in Etna, Maine happened around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. (Photo credit: Maine State Police)

40-Vehicle Pileup In Snowy Maine Leaves At Least 17 Injured

More than 40 vehicles crashed on a snowy stretch of Interstate 95 in Maine on Wednesday.

02/25/2015

Ty Howard-Gotto and Jonah May, who were found safe. (Photo credit Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife)

Missing Teen Snowmobilers Found After Frigid Night In Maine

Authorities say two 15-year-old Rhode Island boys have spent the night outside in below-zero temperatures after they got lost while snowmobiling in Maine.

02/17/2015

Cathy Nichols and her son Jason on the field prior to the AFC Championship. (Image from WGME)

Patriots Give Fan With Terminal Cancer Tickets To AFC Championship

Patriots owner Robert Kraft made a fan’s dream come true Sunday night.

01/19/2015

Illegal egg-bearing lobsters. (Photo credit Brandon Bezio/Maine Marine Patrol)

Maine Fisherman In Hot Water Over Illegal Lobster Possession

Buying a fresh lobster can be expensive, but that’s nothing compared to the fines for catching the wrong kind of crustacean.

01/19/2015

more