Regional Sports

4:34 pm , 07/31/2015 Sun Journal

DALLAS PLANTATION – The general manager for the Saddleback ski area said Friday the resort was going to extend by a few days its self-imposed deadline for securing $3 million in financing for a new chairlift.

2:37 pm , 07/31/2015 Sun Journal

CAPE ELIZABETH — Tragedy and tired legs took a substantial toll at the top of the elite running roster in the week leading up the 18th TD Beach to Beacon 10K road race.

2:00 pm , 07/31/2015 Sun Journal

CAPE ELIZABETH — Saturday's TD Beach to Beacon 10K road race has 813 volunteers, the most ever. But only two of them, Bob and Betty Crane, have been there every year since the race was first run in 1997. "The race has become so popular," Betty Crane, 89, said.

12:18 pm , 07/30/2015 Sun Journal

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Athletes in next year's Summer Olympics here will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming violently ill and unable to compete in the games, an Associated Press investigation has found.

8:00 pm , 07/29/2015 Sun Journal

SOUTH PORTLAND — Tri-Town is down, but it's certainly not out. The Zone 2 runners-up have its back against the wall after falling to Zone 1 champion Post 51, 13-3, in seven innings in the first round of the state tournament on Wednesday at Wainwright Recreation Complex.

8:00 pm , 07/29/2015 Sun Journal

SOUTH PORTLAND — Bessey Motors had hoped to open the American Legion state tournament with a little revenge against defending champion Bangor.  But the Zone 2 champions left Wainwright Recreation Complex one loss away from an early exit after falling to Bangor, 6-1, in the first...

1:03 pm , 07/29/2015 Sun Journal

SIDNEY — A tractor-trailer loaded with 90,000 pounds of lumber ran off Interstate 95 northbound in Sidney on Wednesday morning.

12:48 pm , 07/29/2015 Sun Journal

SCARBOROUGH (AP) — Police have been asked to keep an eye on NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's home on the Maine coast following his decision to uphold the four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

12:15 pm , 07/29/2015 Sun Journal

RUMFORD — Developers have been negotiating with the City of Rumford for a $150 million processing facility in the town's business park on property behind the Rumford Power Plant off Route 108.

8:26 am , 07/29/2015 Sun Journal

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady vowed to fight his four-game suspension Wednesday, and team owner Robert Kraft opened training camp by saying he continues to "believe and unequivocally support" the three-time Super Bowl MVP.