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Deep snow, cold delay start of maple syrup season

Colder-than-normal temperatures and deep snow are delaying the start of Maine's maple syrup season, which traditionally begins in March.

Argo Marketing faces lawsuit from ex-workers

Lewiston-based Argo Marketing Group is facing a lawsuit from six former workers over allegations that they weren’t paid for overtime.The...

Italian firm to spend $6M on Lewiston plant

Italian manufacturer Modula said it plans to spend $6 million on upgrades for a subsidiary’s plant in Lewiston — an investment expected to eventually create 70 new...

Flagship closes second theater in six months

Flagship Cinemas has closed its second theater within six months, this time in Lewiston.The

Feds give $2.5M to Maine housing authorities

The Maine State Housing Authority is receiving the majority of a more than $2.5 million grant from the federal government to help residents obtain affordable housing.

Lewiston insurer gets lion's share of ACA signups

For a second year in a row, Maine Community Health Options has signed up the majority of Mainers seeking health insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s federal...

Lewiston insurer stands out among co-ops

Lewiston-based Maine Community Health Options is the only health insurance co-op out of 23 nationwide to report a net income and favorable underwriting through last year’s...

Businesses give mixed report on snow

The heaps of snow that have buried Maine in the past week are receiving a mixed report from businesses. For some, it’s a boon; for others, a curse.

Lewiston insurer partners with pharmacy

Lewiston-based Maine Community Health Options has partnered with a locally owned community pharmacy group to eliminate the cost of generic medications for members.

Investor group buys Lewiston manufacturer

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A group of investors led by a Windham-based private equity firm announced that it has purchased Lewiston manufacturer Elmet Technologies, just after 33 layoffs were...