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Lawsuit against Argo could stifle Lewiston project

A legal dispute between Argo Marketing and its former landlord could put a halt on a luxury apartments development being proposed by the company’s founder and CEO.

Androscoggin chamber names Morrison successor

The Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce has named a Portland native who has served in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps as its next president.

Seattle real estate group buys dialysis center buildings in Augusta, Auburn

Dylan Martin |

A Seattle-based real estate group has purchased office buildings in Augusta and Auburn that contain kidney dialysis centers that are run by a German health care company. The...

Central Maine manufacturer lays off 70 workers

Midstate Berkshire has laid off 70 employees and plans to consolidate its Waterville plant into its Winslow facility by the end of the year due to a downswing in three crucial...

Camden National to buy Bank of Maine

Dylan Martin |

The parent company of Camden National Bank has reached an agreement to buy the Bank of Maine in a deal that could make it the state's largest Maine-based bank.

Ex-Augusta mayor sues Mattson, firms for $900K

Former Augusta Mayor William E. Dowling is seeking an almost $900,000 lien against Kevin Mattson and his firms seeking back wages, unused vacation and sick pay, loan repayment and...

Foreign trade zones expand in Bangor, Waterville

The U.S. Department of Commerce has recently approved the expansion of foreign trade zones in Bangor and Waterville, allowing companies in surrounding companies to...

Lamey-Wellehan President Jim Wellehan creates a legacy of advocacy and fairness

Dylan Martin |

Ask Jim Wellehan what it means to be a business leader, and for his initial response, you likely won't hear him mention Lamey-Wellehan, his 100-year-old, Auburn-based family retail shoe...

Obama signs disaster declaration for 3 Maine counties

President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration on Thursday for Androscoggin, Cumberland and York counties related to the severe winter storm that brought snow and flooding to the...

AMC adds 4,311 acres to Maine Woods Initiative

James McCarthy |

The Appalachian Mountain Club, partnering with The Nature Conservancy, has purchased 4,311 acres in two parcels on and around Baker Mountain in the 100-Mile Wilderness region near Greenville.