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Navigating fed funding takes startup moxie

Lori Valigra |

A $2.6 billion jackpot for early stage R&D funding from 11 federal agencies plus their related institutes seems too good to pass up, but applying for the money isn’t for...

Rural farmers rally behind Internet bill

A bill seeking to expand universal broadband and high-speed Internet into the 6% of the state with spotty or no service has gained support from rural farmers struggling to keep...

Entrepreneurs, funders to meet at ‘matchmaking’ event

Top Gun entrepreneurs from 35 companies plan to meet with potential funders from across the state in a "speed dating" type of format this Thursday at the new

Redzone Wireless gets FAME-backed $4M loan

Redzone Wireless in Camden has received a $4 million loan from Camden National Bank to develop its 4G LTE wireless broadband service across most of Maine.

DeLorme: inReach service was hacked

Yarmouth-based DeLorme Publishing said its inReach global satellite communications device was hacked, but the resulting data breach contained no financial information.

Contractor files $3.85M lien against Cate Street

A Penobscot County Superior Court judge approved contractor Conti Enterprises' request to move ahead with attaching a $3.85 million lien to property owned by GNP West LLC, Thermogen I LLC and Cate...

Rural health centers to receive $5.5M in federal funding

U.S. Sen. Angus King announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded $5.5 million in grant funding to support...

Redfin debuts its brokerage services in southern Maine

Seattle-based real estate brokerage Redfin announced today the debut of its home-buying and selling services in southern Maine.

UMaine, Maine Potato Board launch new potato variety

James McCarthy |

Move over Idaho, Maine is launching a new potato variety called the “Caribou Russet.”

TechPlace gears up for Phase II industrial space

Lori Valigra |

TechPlace, the new startup incubator at Brunswick Landing being developed by the Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority, is gearing up for its Phase II expansion.