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Lobster Prices Rise As Summer Season Gets Off To Slow Start

American lobster prices are rising as the summer fishing season gets off to a slow start in New England.


An eastern cougar trapped in Maine in 1938. (Photo credit Northeastern Wildlife Station)

Wildlife Officials Seek To Declare Eastern Cougars Extinct

The cougars are believed to have been extinct for at least 70 years.


The crash in Maine that killed Elaine Butkus (Photo credit Maine State Police)

Maine Police: Massachusetts Woman Dies After Car Accident

A 75-year-old Massachusetts woman has died after police say she tried to make an illegal U-turn on Interstate 95 in Maine.


Lebanon, New Hampshire (Photo credit City of Lebanon/Facebook)

New Hampshire City Named ‘Best Small Town’ In America

Eight other New England communities made the Top 100 in a new ranking.


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.


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.


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.


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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.


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.


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.