Maine news

PORTLAND, Maine_As the media compile their retrospectives of the notable events and people of 2014,  homeless advocates in Portland and Lewiston are remembering those died.

WILTON, Maine_A Wilton man has been charged with murder in the death of his grandmother.

 GARLAND, Maine_ UPDATED 8:35 - Maine State Police are investigating the suspicious deaths of a woman and two children in the Penobscot County town of Garland. 

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) _ Maine's state fire marshal and members of the American Red Cross are heading to Lewiston to teach residents about fire safety.

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Angus King and Rep. Chellie Pingree of Maine are urging the federal government to buy 18 million pounds of frozen Maine blueberries for use in school lunch and food assistance programs.