Maine news

JONESPORT, Maine_ Officials say a second body has been recovered off Roque Island, near Jonesport following an apparent canoe accident.

 AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Maine's Department of Health and Human Services is getting $800,000 to support substance abuse treatment of recovery.

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) _ Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe will soon visit Maine for the Democratic Party's annual summer fundraiser.

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Coast Guard is continuing its search for a canoeist in the waters off the Maine coast after one canoeist wearing a life jacket was found dead in Chandler Bay.

CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine — More than 6,400 runners from abroad and New England are preparing to run the TD Beach to Beacon road race here tomorrow.

This year's beneficiary is Good Shepherd Food Bank.

At a prerace press conference, Kristen Miale, the organization's president, said being the beneficiary of such a high-profile event is critical to combating hunger in Maine.