January 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

The state of the union

Something fundamental has changed in how America sees itself. Coming out of WWII, America was the undisputed world power and every town had its heroes welcome. There wasn’t anything America couldn’t do. More...

Obituaries

Doris Mangiulli

Doris (Chamberlain) Mangiulli, former resident of Maine, died in Burlington, Vt., on Jan. 25, 2014.  More...

World

Afghan believes U.S. pact is likely

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — President Hamid Karzai’s national security adviser expressed optimism today that the Afghan leader will sign a key U.S. More...

Maine

Pr eser ving the catch

DMR, scallop fishermen at odds over how to sustain fishery

WISCASSET The Department of Marine Resources on Wednesday took no action to further restrict scallop fishing from the New Hampshire border to Penobscot Bay, but said further steps — such as those already taken in the rest of the state — More...