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Police ID contractor killed in Rumford mill accident

A Newport contractor who was killed in an accident Monday at the NewPage paper mill in Rumford has been identified by local police.

Feds give $471K to boost Maine food producers

Five rural Maine food producers are receiving $471,571 in federal grants to increase production, create and retain jobs, boost marketing efforts and develop new products.

MaineHealth affiliate in Norway plans $10M addition

Western Maine Health Care Corp., a Norway-based MaineHealth affiliate, is planning a $10 million expansion as part of its push to increase outpatient care services.

Western Maine natural gas line delayed

Summit Natural Gas has reportedly delayed its natural gas line proposed from Jay to Farmington and Livermore Falls until at least 2016.

Madison paper mill value plunges by $150M

The value of the Madison Paper Industries mill is set to decrease by nearly $150 million, which is expected to cause an approximately 30% tax hike for local property...

Sunday River to get $5M in upgrades

Sunday River Resort in Newry will receive $5 million in capital improvements for the upcoming winter season, thanks to a new investment from parent company Boyne Resorts.

Three MOO Milk farms sign on with Stonyfield

Three former MOO Milk organic dairy farms have signed contracts with Stonyfield, an organic yogurt maker located in Londonderry, N.H.

Ellsworth hospital seeks to join Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems

Maine Coast Memorial Hospital in Ellsworth has signed a letter of intent to begin the process of joining Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems in Brewer. If an agreement is reached, the 64-bed...

Large protest expected for Market Basket in Mass.

Workers are turning out in force for a rally near Market Basket’s headquarters in Tewksbury, Mass., Tuesday, to demand that former company President Arthur T. Demoulas be...

ReEnergy to restart Ashland biomass plant

ReEnergy Holdings LLC, the New York-based owner of four biomass plants in Maine and a construction and demolition material processing facility in Lewiston, plans to restart its shuttered...