Maine

Berwick Academy (WBZ-TV Photo)

Teacher Fired, Investigated Over Inappropriate Photos Of Female Students

A long-time chemistry teacher and girls basketball coach at the prestigious Berwick Academy in Maine has been fired and is the target of a police investigation.

05/02/2014

Alexis Wright walks into court before her sentencing.

Prostitution Scandal Draws To Close In Maine

A prostitution scandal in Kennebunk, Maine, has quietly drawn to a close with resolution of the final client’s case.

03/18/2014

EMT's treat two women after the protective netting and pole fell on them at the TD Garden, March 6, 2014. (Photo courtesy: John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe)

TD Garden Blames Protective Netting Injuries On ‘Mechanical Failure’

Parents of two young Maine women hurt when a metal bar tumbled onto them at the TD Garden say both suffered concussions.

03/12/2014

Wood stove (WBZ-TV)

Wood Smoke Plan Could Make New Stoves Too Costly

In the poorest state in New England, where residents already struggle to heat their homes, officials are worried a federal proposal to reduce wood smoke pollution will make new stoves too expensive and prevent Mainers from buying cleaner technology.

03/09/2014

Rueben Thomas of Houlton, Maine. (Photo Courtesy of Transit Police)

Maine Man Arrested After Allegedly Biting MBTA Officer On The Neck

Transit Police arrested a Maine man who allegedly struggled with police and bit an officer at the Chinatown MBTA station.

02/27/2014

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

NJ Man Killed In Maine Snowmobile Crash

A New Jersey man was killed Sunday morning in a fatal snowmobile crash, the Maine Warden Service reported in a prepared statement.

02/23/2014

(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Maine Closes Lobster Harvest Area Over Mercury Concerns

A small area at the mouth of the Penobscot River in Maine is closed to the harvesting of lobsters and crabs due to concerns about mercury contamination.

02/22/2014

(Still image from Wes Livingtston/Vimeo)

Researcher Attacked By Moose Calf In Maine

Video has emerged of a researcher in Maine taking a bit of a beating from a baby moose earlier this month.

02/21/2014

File image (Credit: iStockphoto)

No Criminal Charges In Maine Wharf Crash That Killed 9-Year-Old From Mass.

Prosecutors say the driver of a car that went out of control on a coastal Maine town’s wharf last summer, killing a 9-year-old Massachusetts boy and injuring three others, won’t face criminal charges.

02/07/2014

Power lines down. (Photo from Kim Tunnicliffe)

Power Still Out For Thousands In Maine After Ice Storm

Some homes and businesses from Maine to Michigan and into Canada that have been without electricity since last weekend’s ice may not get their power back for another day — or longer.

12/26/2013

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