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I-95 speed limit increases in some areas

Commuters can expect a faster drive in major sections of the Interstate 95 toll highway between Kittery and Augusta, starting today.

Feds to require state to repay Riverview money

A regional administrator for the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has told the

$125M tidal energy project proposed for Cobscook Bay

Halcyon Tidal Power, an Augusta-based company, will be meeting with state and federal regulators in Bangor this week to discuss the technical aspects of a proposed $125 million tidal...

Augusta pitches plan to increase downtown patrols

The city of Augusta is proposing to spend more than $14,000 to increase police patrols downtown after merchants complained about various safety issues with vagrants.

Augusta workers raise concerns about downtown safety

Workers in downtown Augusta are seeking help from the city after saying they’ve been attacked and threatened and seen synthetic chemicals used by "street...

Developer sells Augusta building for $1.7M

Dirigo Capital Advisors has sold a building in Augusta for $1.7 million as part of its efforts to focus energy on other developments and sell $25 million of its assets in the...

Augusta firm acquires Conn. printing company

J.S. McCarthy Printers, an Augusta-based company, has acquired a printing company in Stamford, Connecticut, as part of its business growth strategy.

MaineGeneral Health seeks layoffs, position cuts

MaineGeneral Health, the Augusta-based health care network, is planning to lay off 16 full-time employees and eliminate 112 unfilled positions.

National firm buys central Maine medical buildings

A national medical real estate investment firm has purchased $19 million worth of medical buildings in central Maine, including one leased by MaineGeneral Health in Oakland.

Summit completes 68-mile natural gas pipeline

Summit Natural Gas of Maine has completed its 68-mile transmission pipeline that will eventually deliver natural gas to 17 communities in central Maine.