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MDOT's 'My Maine Sign' contest nears the finish line

Maureen Milliken |

Online voting opened Friday on the Maine Department of Transportation’s safety sign contest on the 60 best messages selected by the department out of nearly 2,000 submissions submitted by the...

Wiscasset voters reject lawsuit to stop MDOT traffic plan

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Wiscasset voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly voted to stop the town's lawsuit against the Maine Department of Transportation's controversial plan to ease downtown congestion.

Silver Airways proposed as new Bar Harbor airport carrier

In the wake of PenAir's pending departure from the Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport on June 30, the Airport Advisory Committee and Hancock County commissioners have recommended Silver Airways as the...

Wiscasset voters to weigh in on town's lawsuit against MDOT

Renee Cordes |

Wiscasset voters will weigh in next week on the town’s lawsuit against the Maine Department of Transportation over its controversial plan to ease downtown congestion.

St. George considers $2.6M waterfront development

Voters in St. George will vote May 14 on a $2.64 million rehabilitation and development project at the former St. George Marine property in Port Clyde.

Bangor to receive nearly $2M to upgrade aging bus fleet

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The Bangor Community Connector Public Transit System will receive $1.94 million in grant funding through the Federal Transit Administration’s Buses and Bus Facilities Grants Program to replace...

Frontier Airlines adding nonstop flights from Portland to Denver, Raleigh, Orlando

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Frontier Airlines announced today that beginning in July it will introduce nonstop service to Denver and Raleigh/Durham, N.C., from the Portland International Jetport. In August, it plans to add...

New law allows business development at Old Town airport

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New federal legislation removes deed restrictions on land at the Old Town Airport, allowing it to be used for business development.

Pen-Air forced to quit Bar Harbor after losing Presque Isle contract

Pen-Air, one of the largest regional airlines in Alaska and the Northeast, can't afford to serve Bar Harbor without its contract with Northern Maine Regional Airport in Presque Isle, which it will...

Delayed opening of Sarah Long Bridge now set for March 30

The new Sarah Mildred Long Bridge connecting Kittery to Portsmouth, N.H., is scheduled to open to traffic on March 30.