January 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

The Governor’s proposed budget:

An overview — Part I

Governor Paul LePage unveiled his budget proposal last Friday afternoon, and it’s a massive document. It’s also not likely to pass in its current iteration.  More...

Obituaries

Patricia E. Leask

BRUNSWICK — Patricia E. Leask, 65, resident of Brunswick, died on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. She was born on Dec. 31, 1949, in Bangor, ME, a daughter of Nelson and Edith A. (Webster) Rossignol. More...

World

Officials: problem in space station no danger to crew

MOSCOW   A problem in the U.S. segment of the International Space Station today prompted its six-person crew to quickly lock it up and move to a Russian module, but they aren’t in danger, Russian and U.S. official said.  More...

Nation/World

House takes broad aim at Obama on immigration

WASHINGTON   House Republicans are taking broad steps to overturn President Barack Obama’s immigration policies and remove protections for immigrants brought illegally to the country as kids.  Votes were set today on legislation worth More...