May 18, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

When in Doubt, Take a Hostage

RE: MAINE

Gov. Paul LePage has adopted three distinctively different governing styles during his three biennial legislative sessions. More...

Obituaries

Wilfred C. Haley

BOWDOINHAM — Rev. Wilfred C. Haley, age 85, died on Sunday, May 10, 2015, at a local hospital.  He was born in Phillips, ME, on Feb. 21, 1930, a son of Wilfred H. and Helen White Haley. He married Nelly E. Jones in Phillips in 1948. Mrs. More...

Maine

Eliot Cutler touts graduate center progress

BANGOR   The former gubernatorial candidate leading the University of Maine System’s push to start a joint graduate business and law center told the system’s board on Sunday that he’s already sitting down with deans and faculty More...

Nation/World

Push for new war powers stalls

WASHINGTON (AP) — A move to write new war powers to authorize the Obama administration’s 9-monthold battle against Islamic State militants has stalled in Congress. It might even be dead.  More...