June 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

QUOTE OF THE DAY

Education is what remains after one has forgotten More...

Commentary

Obama’s Hidden Agenda

Who is President Obama? Every time I think I have him figured out he manages to puzzle me all the more. More...

Obituaries

SERVICE NOTICE

Harold M. Dow   The graveside service for Harold M. Dow, who died on Nov. 14, 2014, for Saturday, June 6 has been postponed until a later date this summer. A new date will be announced by Daigle Funeral Home in Bath.   More...

World

Chinese ship death toll rises to 75

JIANLI, China (AP) — Rescuers cut three holes into the overturned hull of a river cruise ship in unsuccessful attempts to find more survivors Thursday, as the death toll in the Yangtze River disaster reached 75. More...

Maine

LePage said he had nothing to do with robocalls targeting GOP senators

PORTLAND Gov. Paul LePage told reporters in Portland on Wednesday that he had nothing to do with robocalls against Republican senators circulated earlier this week by his daughter and her organization, Maine People Before Politics. More...

Nation/World

GOP-controlled House backs state medical marijuana laws

WASHINGTON   The federal government would be unable to block state laws permitting the use of medical marijuana under legislation approved Wednesday by the GOP-controlled House.  But lawmakers narrowly rejected an amendment that would stop More...