A man and a deer were rescued from the icy waters of a Maine lake after the man fell into the water trying to save the struggling deer.
A group of fire chiefs in York Countyis preparing to help distribute the next round of COVID-19 vaccine to first responders.
Three deputy fire chiefs in Portland have been reprimanded for failing to enforce a month-old policy requiring firefighters to wear masks at all times in the fire stations when social distancing is not possible.
Eleven Portland firefighters called out sick over the weekend after learning they had been exposed to a co-worker who later tested positive for COVID-19, city officials said.
A powerful storm with gusts topping 60 mph swept across coastal New England, knocking out electricity for more than 100,000 homes and businesses in Maine, officials said Tuesday.
A driver and his passenger were killed on Interstate 95 during a snowstorm when their pickup truck went over the guardrails and became engulfed in fire, Maine State Police said.
A local man was injured Tuesday afternoon when his garage/workshop caught fire and destroyed everything in it including a vehicle, and damaged his mobile home at 650 Foster Hill Road, Strong Fire Chief Duayne Boyd said.
Selectpersons gave Fire Rescue Chief Mike Booker permission Monday to pay two people $40 per day each to be on call for 10 hours a day, Monday through Friday, to respond to emergency calls.
Attorneys for those killed and/or injured in the fatal propane explosion at LEAP Inc. last year filed civil lawsuits this week on behalf of them and their families, claiming negligence by CN Brown Co. of South Paris and Techno Metal Post Maine of Manchester.