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Collins, King join Maine coalition’s call for Cuba-bound flight stops

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U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King are joining U.S. Reps. Bruce Poliquin and Chellie Pingree in introducing legislation in Washington that would allow foreign air carriers traveling to or from...

Maine gas prices rise above both New Hampshire, Vermont

The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the state rose by roughly two cents over the past week. During that same period, the average national price for a gallon of gas jumped by five...

South Portland petition looks at one-way traffic preservation

A group of business owners and residents have begun collecting signatures for a petition that looks to overturn the 4-2 decision in March by the South Portland City Council that would see a block on...

Maine gas prices remain steady as national price drops

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The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the state remained unchanged in the past week, stemming recent increases.

A less-than-ideal start to Portland's cruise ship season

The 2016 cruise ship season at the second-busiest cruise ship port in Maine got off to a rocky start as more than 200 passengers aboard the cruise liner The Balmoral were sick with the...

Portland officials unanimously approve ferry lease

On Monday, Portland city councilors unanimously voted to approve a lease agreement with Bay Ferries Ltd. to resume ferry service between the city and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.

Maine expected to see 6% increase in cruise ship passengers

Maine's cruise ship season kicked off last week and with it came news from the state's cruise ship marketing entity that 2016 is expected to see a 6% increase in the statewide cruise passenger total...

Knox County, Lincoln regional airports land $639K in grants

U.S. Sens. Angus King and Susan Collins have announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $639,841 in grant funding to two airports in Maine.

Legislation looks to lift regulations on Cuba-bound flights

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On Wednesday, Maine's U.S. Reps. Bruce Poliquin and Chellie Pingree introduced legislation in Washington that would update regulations that have restricted European charter flights bound for Cuba...

Go Maine carpooling program entices with financial, ecological rewards

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The Maine Turnpike Authority and Maine Department of Transportation have launched a new campaign touting Go Maine, their free, statewide, commuter assistance program that connects drivers with...