News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Power-generating technology piloted in Washington County will soon provide a commercial source of electricity in Alaska.
By Sally Noble
The much-anticipated Fore Points Marina on Portland’s East End opened for vessel docking in May.
“Wild rockweed is a lot more valuable if you leave it alone…” —Ken Ross
The state’s hospitality industry employs nearly 86,000 people during the summer…
There’s a complacency about our tourism allure that can be dangerous.
In late 2017, the ferry service initiated consideration of fare hikes because the highway fund, which also pays for much of the road and bridge work in Maine, was providing more than half of the ferry service costs.
Between 1997 and 2017, there were nearly 5,000 reported cases of food poisoning in Maine and none of them attributable to local farms and producers.
The Penobscot Marine Museum has rehoused and cataloged four collections documenting quintessential 19th and 20th century Maine industries...