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Madison Mill production schedule in further flux

A Madison Paper Industries official said on Tuesday that he can't confirm details of a potential months-long reduction of production at the mill, saying that the situation is still changing weekly...

Saddleback yet to finalize sale, putting ski season in further doubt

The announcement is in stark contrast to the hopeful outlook resort officials had in January when they said it was “just down to finishing the complicated paperwork” with a prospective...

Natural dog treats win Skowhegan Entrepreneur Challenge

Amanda Clark of Smithfield will move her natural dog treat business, The Maine Barkery, to downtown Skowhegan, and will receive $20,000 in cash and business incentives as part of an Entrepreneur...

Skowhegan's Dog Not Gone vests to hit Wal-Mart shelves across country

A Skowhegan-based company that manufactures safety vests and collars for dogs is about to hit the big time, as Wal-Mart has selected the company to carry its vests as part of a $250 billion...

Maine water producer files for bankruptcy

A Peru-based bottled water producer is seeking Chapter 7 bankruptcy amid a dispute with a lender.

CMP, Emera unveil ambitious transmission project for northern Maine

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Central Maine Power and Emera Maine announced Thursday a joint proposal to deliver enough clean energy to power at least 250,000 homes in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island by connecting...

Jay mill owner announces restructuring deal

The Tennessee paper producer that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy earlier in the week has announced that it's reached a restructuring deal on its $2.4 billion debt.

Madison paper mill cutbacks has town looking for new funding

Another Maine paper mill has slowed production due to declining demand, a decision that puts a planned $3.2 million water district upgrade project in question.

York casino referendum circulators claiming nonpayment for work

Circulators hired to gather signatures for a petition to allow up to 1,500 slot machines or a casino in York County have finished their work, but accusations about how those signatures were obtained...

Sunday River to host first annual Chef Summit

This Saturday, Sunday River and the Portland-based kitchen studio O'Maine Studios have partnered to bring the first annual New England Chef Summit to the popular ski resort located in Newry.