Hyperlite Mountain Gear, which uses a high-tech polyethylene fabric to make lightweight backpacks, tents and accessories, will invest the money for growth.

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  • New UMaine energy proposal calls for biomass, solar
    The University of Maine in Orono would get much of its heat and electricity from an on-campus Renewable Energy Center fueled by locally harvested wood and a huge solar array, according to a plan being negotiated by the university system and Honeywell International. More
  • Budget typo holding up millions in Maine ‘clean election’ funds
    AUGUSTA — Candidates for Maine governor and legislative seats who are running “clean election” campaigns could lose access to millions of dollars this summer and fall unless lawmakers come back into special session to correct a bill-drafting error. More
  • Biddeford Democrats compete for a chance at open legislative seat
    A former state legislator and a current city councilor are looking to fill an open seat representing Biddeford in the Maine Legislature. John Eder, a former Green party state representative, and City Councilor Victoria Foley will square off in the Democratic primary to fill the seat being vacated by Martin Grohman, who is running for Congress. More
  • Monday’s NHL roundup: Capitals beat Lightning to force Game 7
    WASHINGTON — T.J. Oshie and Devante Smith-Pelly scored, Braden Holtby stopped all 24 shots he faced and the Washington Capitals beat up the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-0 Monday night to even the Eastern Conference final and force a deciding Game 7. Alex Ovechkin, Tom Wilson and Brooks Orpik led the charge, throwing their bodies around all night in Game 6. More
  • Portland woman cracks top 10 in Miss USA contest
    Marina Gray of Portland cracked the top 10 in the Miss USA pageant Monday night, surprising doubtful TV commentators by surviving two rounds of elimination. Gray, 23, won the title of Miss Maine USA last November and traveled to Shreveport, Louisiana, for the Miss USA competition. More
  • Maine outdoor gear company Hyperlite raises $1.1M to expand
    A maker of ultralight outdoor products has raised $1.1 million to expand production and hire more people. Hyperlite Mountain Gear, which uses a high-tech polyethylene fabric to make lightweight backpacks, tents and accessories, will invest the money for ...
    01/19/2018 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • World-class artist celebrates Maine roots in tiny Port Clyde villagex
    The picturesque fishing village of Port Clyde lies at the easterly end of a long and winding road that starts on coastal Route 1 in Thomaston. Remote as it is, it seems an unlikely place to find the most recent works of an internationally renowned painter ...
    08/13/2015 - 12:43 pm | View Link
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  • Maine Outdoor Brands – Maine Outdoor Brands
    Our Story. The Great State of Maine. 35,000 square miles of pristine coastline, rugged mountains and unspoiled wilderness in between. Often described as a four-season haven for outdoor adventurers of all abilities, it’s no wonder why dozens of outdoor brands have opted to call Maine home.
    05/20/2018 - 2:15 am | View Website
  • Telluride Venture Accelerator
    Having built startups in big cities, we know how much time you can waste going to events, trying to find quality mentors, and the endless fundraising journey.
    05/17/2018 - 8:38 am | View Website
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