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How Sawyer Fredericks of NBC's 'The Voice' ended up with a Maine-made guitar

Dylan Martin |

When 16-year-old Sawyer Fredericks won the eighth season of NBC talent competition "The Voice" Tuesday night, most viewers probably didn’t know he was playing a...

Lawsuit against Argo could stifle Lewiston project

A legal dispute between Argo Marketing and its former landlord could put a halt on a luxury apartments development being proposed by the company’s founder and CEO.

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.