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Portland City Council approves appointment of new police chief - WMTW Portland

Portland City Council approves appointment of new police chief WMTW Portland

He takes over for Michael Sauschuck, who had stepped down to become assistant city manager.

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Portland city councilors determine where asylum seeker donation money will go - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Portland city councilors determine where asylum seeker donation money will go NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

PORTLAND, Maine — City councilors in Portland voted unanimously Wednesday night to move the roughly $870,000 in donations for asylum seekers to the …

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Portland city councilors determine where asylum seeker donation money will go - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Portland city councilors determine where asylum seeker donation money will go NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

City councilors voted unanimously Wednesday night to move the roughly $870000 in donations to the city’s Health and Human Services budget.

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Clean elections, ranked choice won't be on Portland ballot in November - Press Herald

Clean elections, ranked choice won’t be on Portland ballot in November Press Herald

Proponents of changing the way city officials are elected in Portland were dealt another setback Wednesday night when the City Council voted not to put either …

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Clean elections, ranked choice won't be on Portland ballot in November - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Clean elections, ranked choice won’t be on Portland ballot in November Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

While an initiative to expand ranked-choice voting failed to get enough signatures, the proposal for a municipal clean elections program is deemed too big a …

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Wednesday's college roundup: USM blanks Colby-Sawyer, 3-0 - Press Herald

Wednesday’s college roundup: USM blanks Colby-Sawyer, 3-0 Press Herald

NEW LONDON, N.H. — Ciera Berthiaume scored one goal and set up another in the first half to lead Southern Maine to a 3-0 win over Colby-Sawyer in a …

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Funding Alzheimer's research the topic of event held in Lewiston - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Funding Alzheimer’s research the topic of event held in Lewiston NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

LEWISTON, Maine — New statistics from the Alzheimer’s Association predict that Maine will see a 25% increase in folks living with Alzheimer’s disease between …

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Portland accepts, appropriates donations for asylum seekers - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Portland accepts, appropriates donations for asylum seekers Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

The city received more than $900000 to help cover shelter and basic needs of more than 400 asylum seekers who arrived over the summer.

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Maine's Jessica Meir just weeks away from traveling to space - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Maine’s Jessica Meir just weeks away from traveling to space NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Jessica Meir, a Caribou native, is scheduled to blast off from Kazakhstan on Sept. 25.

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Lobster fishing group withdraws support of whale agreement - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Lobster fishing group withdraws support of whale agreement NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

The Maine Lobstermen’s Association has taken a closer reading of the science behind the plan and believes it places too much of the onus on lobster fishermen.

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