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Tax break approved for Augusta aviation firm

The Augusta City Council has approved a tax break that will help Maine Instrument Flight build a new hangar to accommodate more space for customers.

How Sawyer Fredericks of NBC's 'The Voice' ended up with a Maine-made guitar

Dylan Martin |

When 16-year-old Sawyer Fredericks won the eighth season of NBC talent competition "The Voice" Tuesday night, most viewers probably didn’t know he was playing a...

Good Shepherd breaks ground on $1M expansion

Peter Van Allen |

Good Shepherd Food Bank will break ground Wednesday on a $1 million warehouse and distribution center in Auburn.The Auburn...

Medical marijuana facility plans $2.5M expansion

Wellness Connection of Maine is proposing a $2.5 million expansion for its medical marijuana-growing facility in Auburn to keep up with growing demand.

Here are the four branches Camden National plans to close after buying the Bank of Maine

Dylan Martin |

Camden National Bank is planning to close four branches in central and southern Maine as part of its parent company’s plan to buy The Bank of Maine for $135 million.

Gardiner to end unique business loan program

The Gardiner City Council has voted to end the city’s revolving loan program for small businesses, with plans to use the funds for other economic development...

Report finds 82 faulty gas connections by Summit

A state report said that contractors hired by Summit Natural Gas had improperly installed 82 natural gas connections in the Waterville area, though most of them have already been...

Gardiner may end unique business loan program

Gardiner city officials are being asked to determine the fate of the city's revolving loan program for small businesses.

LePage to lead trade mission to Japan, China

Gov. Paul LePage will lead a delegation of Maine businesses and educational institutions in a trade mission to Japan and China this October.

Manchester oil company loses in court ruling

A federal court has ruled against Manchester-based J&S Oil Co. in its attempt to recoup losses from a Chicago insurance company for an oil spill that happened three years...