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Gaps in high-speed internet coverage hurting rural Maine

Maureen Milliken |

Nearly 100 Franklin County residents gathered in Farmington on a recent cold night, some from more than 50 miles away, to hear the results of a study about how the county can increase...

Maine Public CEO Mark Vogelzang charts a new course for the public broadcaster

Renee Cordes |

On a Saturday morning in January, it's Falmouth High School in blue versus St. Dominic in black, in a high-stakes brain-power competition. They're duking it out on "High School Quiz...

Commercial drone use is taking off, as more Maine companies use them on the job

Laurie Schreiber |

The "bomb cyclone" that hit the Northeast last October resulted in tens of thousands of power outages.

Maine joins federal lawsuit to stop rollback of net neutrality


A month after the Federal Communications Commission voted to scrap net neutrality rules, 22 states, including Maine, are fighting back in court.

FairPoint rebranding in the works as new owner upgrades service

Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc., the Mattoon, Illinois-based company that bought FairPoint Communications last summer in an all-stock transaction valued at $1.3 billion, plans to discard...

AARP Maine to expand presence at State House


AARP Maine will be at the State House every Tuesday during the current legislative session to support its agenda, which includes a focus on support for family caregivers, affordable housing,...

'Tales & Ales' networking series honored by Realize Maine

Staff |

The Tales & Ales entrepreneur networking program was named “Project of the Year” by the Realize Maine Network, which brings together young Maine professionals.

Baileyville and Calais to establish state’s first internet utility

As part of Calais and Baileyville’s effort to attract residents and businesses, the two municipalities have agreed to form the state’s first interlocal fiber optic internet utility.