August 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Letters

Tree huggers should need license to vote

To the Editor:  There has been alot in the news lately about bear hunting.  I am an avid hunter. I would never shoot one. More...

Worship

3 faiths find common ground gathering food

MANVEL, N.D.   Two dozen people from three faiths which look back to Eden as the place people first walked this earth, together worked through the green rows of a garden here on a warm evening late in July, harvesting food for the needy.  More...

World

France: British vote doesn’t thwart plans to attack Syria

PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande expressed readiness today to push ahead with plans to strike Syria for allegedly using chemical weapons despite the British parliament’s rejection of military action. More...

Maine

U.S. grants boost tidal power pilot

PORTLAND   Portland-based Ocean Renewable Power Co. has been awarded two federal grants worth nearly $5 million to help develop the company’s tidal power technology, U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, D- 1st District, announced Thursday.  More...