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Expert: Mess with Maine Medicaid rides was avoidable - Press Herald

Expert: Mess with Maine Medicaid rides was avoidable
Press Herald
Richard Farnsworth said he now doubts that the state needed to do the MaineCare ride program overhaul that has led to numerous complaints, based on comments made Monday to the Portland Press Herald by a national Medicaid expert. click image to

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Maine hospital cutting 225 positions - MiamiHerald.com

Maine hospital cutting 225 positions
MiamiHerald.com
PORTLAND, Maine — Maine's largest hospital says it's cutting 225 positions, including 50 jobs that are currently filled, to address financial challenges in the upcoming fiscal year. Maine Medical Center in Portland also said Tuesday that rank-and-file
Maine Medical Center lays off 50Press Herald
Maine hospitals sue over federal reimbursementsWCSH-TV
Eight Maine hospitals sue head of DHHS over payments for low-income patientsBangor Daily News
Morning Sentinel -The Republic
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Nova Scotia negotiating with Maine-based company to restore Portland ... - MassLive.com

Nova Scotia negotiating with Maine-based company to restore Portland
MassLive.com
YARMOUTH, Nova Scotia — The Nova Scotia government is negotiating with a Maine-based company to run a ferry service between Portland and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, with a goal of restoring a ferry service that ended almost four years ago, officials said

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Maine company wins chance to launch new ferry service between Portland ... - Bangor Daily News

Maine company wins chance to launch new ferry service between Portland
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine company could be ferrying passengers and vehicles across the Gulf of Maine by next year, thanks to winning a competitive bidding process begun by Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia officials on Tuesday announced that the province
Nova Scotia taps Maine-based company for ferry service dealPress Herald
Maine company tapped for ferry serviceWCSH-TV
Nova Scotia closer to resuming ferry to Maine, negotiates with firm on serviceGlobe and Mail
Cape Breton Post -iPolitics.ca (subscription) -CTV News
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Nova Scotia taps Maine-based company for ferry service deal - Press Herald

Nova Scotia taps Maine-based company for ferry service deal
Press Herald
Canadian officials have chosen a Maine-based partnership with which to enter into negotiations for a new ferry service from Portland to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. click image to enlarge. Maine-based Quest Navigation Inc. has joined with International
NS: Negotiations for Yarmouth ferry service beginDaily Business Buzz – Nova Scotia
NS closer to resuming ferry service between Yarmouth and MaineCTV News

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Politicians, lobstermen, environmental activists join climate change bus tour ... - Bangor Daily News

Politicians, lobstermen, environmental activists join climate change bus tour
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — Half of Maine's congressional delegation joined Mayor Michael Brennan on Monday at a Monument Square rally urging public support for a new federal plan to counter climate change. Democratic U.S. Reps. Chellie Pingree and Mike

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Car, driver examined in fatal Maine wharf crash - Press Herald

Car, driver examined in fatal Maine wharf crash
Press Herald
His mother, Allison Gold, 50, and 6-year-old brother, Wyatt, were taken by helicopter to Maine Medical Center in Portland, where they were treated for injuries. Wyatt was released from the hospital on Tuesday, Carroll said. Allison Gold remained in
Mass. boy killed by out-of-control car in MaineGreenwich Time
Child killed, family injured after car collision in Port ClydeWCSH-TV
9-year-old boy killed in St. George, MaineNECN
Bangor Daily News -PenBayPilot.com
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Portland deli closes because of abortion protests - Boston.com

Portland deli closes because of abortion protests
Boston.com
A deli owner who has had to endure abortion protests targeting a nearby Planned Parenthood clinic has closed his restaurant. Mike Fink, owner of Mike's Restaurant, blamed the protesters for driving off diners, as well as making it virtually impossible

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Appeal scheduled for Maine man convicted of three murders - Press Herald

Appeal scheduled for Maine man convicted of three murders
Press Herald
The Associated Press. PORTLANDMaine's highest court has scheduled an appeal date for a man serving a life sentence for killing two adults and a 10-year-old boy in northern Maine. In this April 9, 2012 photo,Thayne Ormsby appears in Superior Court,

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Food pantries go to school - Press Herald

Food pantries go to school
Press Herald
The Auburn-based nonprofit Good Shepherd Food-Bank, which supplies food for pantries and anti-hunger initiatives throughout the state, used a $25,000 grant to aggressively expand the Maine food pantry program, which was started at Portland High School
King, community partners laud backpack program to feed childrenPortland Daily Sun
Chelsea, Whitefield part of schools-based food pantry pilot programKennebec Journal

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