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Portland Jetport gets $917K for future growth

The Portland International Jetport is receiving a $917,000 federal grant that will help it plan for future growth with a focus on economic and environmental...

Kestrel merges with New Mexico company

Wisconsin-based Kestrel Aircraft has merged with an Albuquerque, N.M., aviation company, and it’s not expected to have an immediate impact on Kestrel’s operation in...

Feds give more than $4M to Maine airports

Three Maine airports are receiving a total of more than $4 million in federal grants for infrastructure improvements.U.S. Sens. Susan...

Bus services added to York County

Bus services with New York and Boston destinations are adding stops in York County that could help boost regional tourism.The...

Portland Jetport to receive $2.5M federal grant

The Portland International Jetport is receiving a $2.5 million federal grant for the rehabilitation of the airport’s general aviation apron.

State to audit Downeaster operator

The state’s Office of Program Evaluation and Government Accountability has been ordered to audit the quasi-governmental agency that runs the Amtrak Downeaster.

Liquid propane gas site proposed in S. Portland

A subsidiary that is owned by the parent company of Downeast Energy is proposing to build a liquid propane gas storage and distribution plant in South Portland.

Pan Am faces EPA fines in Waterville

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a $375,000 fine for Pan Am Railways for alleged environmental violations at its Waterville rail yard.

Eimskip boosts Portland-Halifax shipping calls

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Eimskip, the Icelandic shipping company that moved its U.S. port of call for its vessels to Portland from Norfolk, Va., is increasing the number of calls it makes to Halifax, Nova...

Portland delays action on Uber regulations

Portland city officials have delayed moving forward on a proposal to create regulations for Uber and other ride-sharing services.