April 7, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Getting there from here


Northbound on the Turnpike into Augusta, drivers are treated to the following sign, impressively presented on the same kind of brown sign that one might see for imminent exits to a national park: Moosehead Lake Region,  Big Moose  Mountain, More...


If perception is reality, anything goes


Partway through a contentious legislative hearing with Paul Sighinolfi, executive director of the Worker’s Compensation Board, Sighinolfi did the nearly unthinkable, among appointees of Gov. Paul LePage.  More...


Jacquelin Ann Colby Toth

TOPSHAM — Jacquelin Ann Colby Toth, 71, of Foreside Road, passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014, with the love of her life husband Joseph Toth by her side.  She was born June 11, 1942, in Bath, Maine, daughter of Clarence W. More...


Ships race to search for Malaysian jet

PERTH, Australia (AP) — A British navy ship with sophisticated sound-locating equipment arrived Monday in a patch of the southern Indian Ocean to determine whether underwater sounds picked up by a Chinese ship crew using a hand-held device came More...


Social media engagement varies by Maine candidates

AUGUSTA   All three gubernatorial candidates in Maine are using Facebook well, but there are differences when it comes to their engagement with potential voters, according to two social media specialists.  More...


Mystery surrounds death of Tenn. twins

CHATTANOOGA   Strange, sad and macabre, the discovery of the skeletal remains of twin brothers Andrew and Anthony Johnson has mystified neighbors and others in Chattanooga and beyond. More...