October 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Separate the Teapublicans

As of this writing there is a deal in the works ... maybe ... between Republicans and Democrats in the Senate. It’s nothing like what the Republicans in the House shut down the government for.  More...

Obituaries

Peter Janse Haughwout

BRUNSWICK — Peter Janse Haughwout of Brunswick, Maine, died in his home Saturday morning, Oct. 12, 2013, at the age of 85. He was surrounded by music, family and friends.  More...

World

Iran presents nuclear proposal at talks

GENEVA (AP) — Six world powers are taking a closer look at what Iran is describing as a possible breakthrough deal that could ease suspicions it is interested in nuclear arms.  Iran says it is not interested in such weapons and is offering More...

News

Police probe death of Wiscasset man, 20

WISCASSET — The death of a 20-year-old man is being investigated by Wiscasset police and Lincoln County Sheriff ’s Department.  Officers and a Wiscasset ambulance responded at 5:41 p.m. More...

Community

Food stamp benefits boosted in Bath

BATH   The Bath Farmers’ Market will accept electronic benefits transfer cards to allow more local residents to be able to purchase items using food stamp benefits.  The market offers a variety of nutritious foods including fruits, ve More...