Kennebec Journal

Poll shows LePage, Michaud in virtual tie in Maine race for governor

The survey gives the governor a slight lead -- his first in public poll -- but margin of error, other surveys indicates dead heat.

Peyton Manning holding on to Super Bowl heartache

'I don't really have a word for it,' the quarterback says in his first public comments since the 43-8 loss to Seattle.

Daschle, speaking at Colby, praises nation’s health care progress

The former U.S. Senate majority leader said America is “transitioning from an illness system to a wellness system.”

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Weather dampens season openers

Snow-covered and wet fields have hurt spring sports from starting on time in central Maine.

NHL: Bruins’ Bergeron credits Olympics for improvement

The Boston forward says working with the Canadian national team helped boost his confidence.

Six indicted on sex crime charges in Franklin County

A Franklin County Grand Jury found there was enough evidence to proceed to trial on the felony cases.

Maine Senate sustains LePage veto of solar rebate bill

Gov. LePage and other Republicans objected to the bill because it would’ve added 60 cents a year to residents’ electric bills.

UMaine administrator received $40,000 raise

The raise for Vice Chancellor and Treasurer Rebecca Wyke was approved even as deep cuts were made elsewhere.

NFL: New York Jets sign Chris Johnson

The former Titans running back has 50 touchdown runs in his seven-year career.

Two dogs with mouths full of porcupine quills left at Waterville shelter

Humane Society Waterville Area hopes the owner of the Great Dane and terrier will sign surrender papers so the dogs can be adopted.