The University of New England announced this week that it has received $5 million in federal funds to help it relocate its College of Osteopathic Medicine from Biddeford to its Stevens Avenue campus in Portland.

UNE said in a release that the $5 million is a pivotal step in moving the state’s only medical school to Portland. The total cost of the project will be $93 million, according to university spokesperson Sarah Delage. Read more