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LincolnHealth expansion moves forward

Damariscotta's Planning Board gave the go-ahead to LincolnHealth to construct a new building estimated to cost $13.7 million.

Redzone, Maine Fiber team up to expand 'last mile' internet service

Redzone Wireless moved closer to its goal of covering 90% of the state's population with wireless internet service in March via a new contract with Maine Fiber Co.

Leveraging opportunity in growing market, oyster farm to expand

Glidden Point Oyster Farm plans to buy a second farm for its oysters, as the fishery is attracting new entrants, particularly commercial fisherman wanting supplemental income.

Rockland beer brewer to pump up production

Beer maker Rock Harbor Brewing aims to almost quadruple to 15-barrel system to meet demand, move to former Mathews Brothers windows facility.

Camden National Bank creates wealth management brand

Camden National Corp. (NASDAQ: CAC), the parent company of Camden National Bank and Acadia Trust N.A., announced on Dec. 1 that it successfully completed the combination of Acadia and Camden National...

Grant supports shellfish industry, public health


The Maine Department of Marine Resources has received a $32,000 grant from the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund that will allow the department to purchase equipment to test for domoic acid, a naturally...

Boothbay region has a new chamber director

Patricia Royall is promoted to executive director of the Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce.

Eel farming could be next aquaculture boom

A small eel farm is under way in South Bristol, raising elvers so they can be sold live and fully grown to local restaurants.

A major defense bill would have far-reaching impact in Maine


The 2017 National Defense Authorization Act, hammered out this week by the House and Senate Armed Service committees and facing an upcoming vote, contains several provisions that are likely to...

How Maine could be affected if Trump cuts funds for climate research

President-elect Donald Trump's vow to scale back research funding for some NASA programs could adversely impact some key Maine institutions, including the University of Maine, the Gulf of Maine...