Central Maine News: Flood Waters Along the Kennebec Higher Than Original Expecations
These are some of the stories central Maine is talking about today.
Augusta officials and emergency crews say flooding in the Augusta area could be worse than originally expected.
Police say a man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line had a rice cooker in his backpack and is being charged with possession of a hoax device.
A bill that would remove or relocate dozens of informational signs along the state’s interstate highways is heading to Gov. LePage.
A bill that would close a $32 million hole in the Maine budget next fiscal year and reduce waitlists for services in the state’s Medicaid program is heading to Gov. LePage.
A state report says Maine is likely to suffer a shortage of health care professionals in the coming decades unless more students enroll in Maine medical schools and the industry recruits more workers from out of state.
Several hundred people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized and sank off South Korea.