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Wood turning company sold, new owners to expand markets

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Wells Wood Turning and Finishing, one of the few remaining and larger wood-turning companies in Maine, has been sold to Turning Acquisitions, which plans to keep on employees and expand into new...

Opening date uncertain for Hampton Inn in Oxford

Although the new 93-room Hampton Inn located across from the Oxford Casino on Route 26 in Oxford is advertising on its website that it is accepting reservations starting Dec. 19, the town...

Maine Huts & Trails hires state's tourism director


Carolann Ouellette, who has served as director of the Maine Office of Tourism since 2011, has been hired to take over as executive director of Maine Huts & Trails in January.

Report: Maine infrastructure needs solutions and investment

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Maine's infrastructure grade remained unchanged from four years ago, the American Society of Civil Engineers reported Monday.

Sunday River's Rockin' and Roastin' era has come to an end

Aero-Vederci to Joey Kramer's Rockin' and Roastin' Cafe and Restaurant that opened at Sunday River in December 2015: the Aerosmith drummer's café will not reopen next season after closing in April.

Cianbro lands $29M contract for Portsmouth Naval Shipyard repairs

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Cianbro Corp. of Pittsfield has been awarded a $28.86 million contract from the U.S. Navy to perform structural repairs at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery.

Verso Paper restructures mill network in cost-cutting effort

In a continuing effort to trim costs, Verso Corp., the Memphis, Tenn.-based owner of the Jay paper mill, is consolidating its administrative offices and reorganizing its seven mill network into two...

Verso Paper mill in Jay to lay off 190

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Approximately 190 employees will be laid off at the Verso paper mill in Jay as the company announced Tuesday that it would temporarily idle the mill's No. 3 paper machine in the first quarter of 2017.

One day later, here's what we know about Saddleback sale

A group of area business owners, skiers and nonprofits say they've reached verbal agreements to purchase both the core ski area and land surrounding the Saddleback Mountain ski area. But how are they...

The Golden Arches shine on South Paris once again

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Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, South Paris officially marked the grand re-opening of a McDonald’s location at 118 Main St. on Friday.