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Three Maine airports get nearly $8.9M in grants

Brunswick Executive Airport and two other Maine airports are receiving nearly $8.9 million in grants from the Federal Aviation Administration for various improvements.

Nova Star finds winter route to aid next season

The Nova Star ferry will stay open this winter after finding a winter route that will generate revenue and help the vessel return for a second season next year.

Nova Star cancels last three weeks of season

The Nova Star ferry will end its Portland-to-Nova Scotia service three weeks earlier than originally planned for its inaugural season, citing slow ticket sales and a desire to focus...

LOOKBACK: Celebrating Mainebiz's 20th anniversary

Lori Valigra |

In this shortened work week leading up to Mainebiz’s 20th anniversary edition on Sept. 8, we’ve run a series of articles in our Daily electronic edition that shared...

LOOKBACK: Celebrating Mainebiz's 20th anniversary

Lori Valigra |

In this shortened work week leading up to Mainebiz’s 20th anniversary edition on Sept. 8, we will run an online feature in our Daily electronic edition to share what we...

State paid $7.2M for seized land, could face challenge

When the state seized 18 acres of Portland waterfront in April from owner Phineas Sprague Jr., it paid him $7.8 million, more than double what he paid for the land two years...

DEP chief scrutinizes Downeaster train depot

The proposed Amtrak Downeaster layover facility in Brunswick was dealt another blow after the state’s top environmental official demanded more answers from the project’s...

Halted Auburn freight service may have local impact

Canadian National Railway, Canada’s largest freight railroad, is discontinuing its service to Auburn’s intermodal facility this November, potentially impacting local...

Nova Scotia seeks $5M ferry subsidy from Maine

Nova Scotia’s provincial government is reportedly pushing for the state of Maine to provide the heavily subsidized Nova Star Cruises ferry a $5 million line of...

Groups divided over Searsport dredging project

A proposed dredging project in Searsport, the second-largest port in Maine, could have a great economic benefit for a larger Maine region, but could also have an environmental...

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