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Fact or Fiction: How do energy costs in Maine stack up to the nation?

James McCarthy |

Maine has the lowest electricity costs in New England. So why are they so often cited as a problem for businesses both large and small? The simple answer is that many of them compete against...

Fisheries & Marine

New England fisheries feel the effect of warming waters

After years of contending with overfishing, pollution and increased foreign competition, fishermen along the Northeast Coast are faced with yet another challenge to their way of life — climate...

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Food hub and co-working space anchor Northeast Harbor revitalization

Laurie Schreiber |

NORTHEAST HARBOR — Chef Tracey Aberman arrived in Maine by sailboat, working as a private chef, and has maintained a connection here for 25 years. She's now establishing a food hub in a...

Roll up for the not-so-mysterious Portland contamination tour

City officials held a unique bus tour around the city's East Bayside neighborhood on Thursday, looking at how to distribute $200,000 in federal funds to redevelop brownfield sites.

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