Portland Press Herald

Maine’s unemployment rate falls to 5.9 percent

The state’s number of employed people has declined 6,700 over the year to 41,800.

College Connections: Cheverus grad creates his own breaks

Pitcher Lou DiStasio is a rare bright spot for URI baseball.

Wal-Mart unveils money-transfer service

Wal-Mart-2-Wal-Mart lets customers transfer funds between any of the retailer’s U.S. stores.

Maine colleges: USM stretches baseball win streak to seven

The Huskies down Endicott, 6-5.

High school roundup: Marshwood opens softball season with 14-inning victory

The Hawks win a marathon against McAuley, 7-5.

U.S. to return armored plate to Maine soldier it saved

Timothy Gilboe of Westbrook took a bullet in hand-to-hand combat in Afghanistan and lived to tell about it – when he has to.

Feature Obituary: Donald Dutil Jr., 68, popular music teacher for MSAD 55

Mr. Dutil, the district's band leader, inspired a love of music in his students.

South Korean ferry evacuation was delayed; death toll rises

The captain waited for half an hour after an official said to get ready to abandon ship.

WMTW moving to Westbrook studio occupied by WPME, WPXT

The space is already broadcast-ready and will require few changes.

WMTW moving to Westbrook studio occupied by WPME, WPXT

The space is already broadcast-ready and will require few changes.