January 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


We’re concerned about West Bath

To the Editor:  The administration and Board of Directors of Regional School Unit 1 are very concerned that the town of West Bath is considering withdrawal from the district.  More...


Professor discovers pro-life convictions come with cost of action

Boyce College’s Strachan engages in sidewalk counseling at abortion clinic

LOUISVILLE  F or Owen Strachan, convictions come with a cost.  Strachan, assistant professor of Christian theology and church history at Boyce College, has been pro-life for many years. More...


Longfellow Days

BRUNSWICK   A century and a half ago, throughout the bloodiest conflict in American history, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was like every parent, fearful for his children and for his nation.  More...


Man denies abusing 8-year-old relative

BANGOR ( AP) — A Nebraska man has taken the stand in his own defense to deny charges that he sexually abused an 8-year-old relative in Maine nearly a quarter century ago.  Clarence Cote of Nemaha, Neb., said Thursday in Penobscot County co More...


Mainers training Montenegrins

Guardsmen offer leadership in tactical procedures

AUGUSTA — The week before Christmas, while most Mainer’s were still scrambling to purchase last minute gifts and attending the required holiday parties, a group of Maine Army National Guard soldiers traveled halfway across the world to he More...