Archive for September, 2010
The Associated Press on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:56 p.m.
CHICAGO — Paul Konerko hit a grand slam that wrecked Jon Lester’s bid for his 20th win, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Boston Red Sox 8-2 Thursday night in a game delayed because of a power failure. The game was held up for 21 minutes in the sixth …
By and wire on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:48 p.m.
The Canada-based Domtar sold the mill to International Grand Investment so it could focus on softwood pulp manufacturing.
By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:45 p.m.
The medical practitioners at Seaport Family Practice say they have been expanding their services to better care for the people of Waldo County …
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:37 p.m.
A Massachusetts man was injured Wednesday in a two-car collision on Stillwater Avenue. Michael Dibiasio-White, 22, was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor …
By Diana Bowley on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:34 p.m.
Selectmen voted Thursday during a special meeting to send proposed amendments to the town’s comprehensive plan and land use ordinance to voters on Nov. 2.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:31 p.m.
LINCOLN, Maine — A Cambolassee Pond resident will remove a recently installed gravel boat launch and re-establish a waterfront buffer zone the resident violated as part of an agreement that will …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:28 p.m.
Mike Murphy could tell almost immediately that it was a scam. He received on his fax machine Thursday a very official-sounding letter …
By Diana Bowley on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:23 p.m.
A ruling on the cause of a Saco father and son’s deaths at a Sangerville camp on Aug. 1 is still pending, according to the state medical examiner’s office.
By Kevin Miller on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:16 p.m.
The Maine Ethics Commission declined to investigate a campaign complaint against Aroostook County Sheriff James Madore on Thursday, saying the issue was outside of the …
By Heather Steeves on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:13 p.m.
In an effort to brainstorm ideas about how to create a healthy, sustainable scallop industry on the midcoast, 15 fishermen met to discuss possible solutions …
on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:10 p.m.
After nine successful years, the Lubec Fall Festival committee has retired and passed the baton to a new group of organizers.
By Jen Lynds on Sept. 30, 2010, at 11:03 p.m.
Last fall, Jim Stacey entered the vast, cold shell that had been Slopes Northern Maine Restaurant and Brewing Co. What was then the largest restaurant and brewpub north of …
By Jen Lynds on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:57 p.m.
A U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs pilot program in northern Maine will allow veterans in that region to receive greater access to health care closer to home.
By Bill Trotter on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:50 p.m.
“We probably need to raise between $10,000 and $12,000 to get the doors open again.”
By Rich Hewitt on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:47 p.m.
Two more towns in the Blue Hill Peninsula area are considering moratoriums on the construction of communication or wind towers.
The Associated Press on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:38 p.m.
This year of record temperatures has also set a record for the number of children dying in hot vehicles, according to a group that tracks such deaths. According to the Kansas-based organization …
The Associated Press on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:36 p.m.
NEW YORK — For a decade and a half, he has been a constant for the New York Yankees, sparking the offense and getting big hits at key moments. This, however, has been a most un-Jeter-like season for Derek Jeter, the captain with five World Series rings. For a stretch …
By Sharon Kiley Mack on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:31 p.m.
A permitting snag at one of three Maine ports is holding up a combined $14 million in federal stimulus funds awarded last February to upgrade the facilities.
By Kevin Miller on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:13 p.m.
The Maine Ethics Commission plans to look into constitutional free speech issues surrounding an anonymous website assailing gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler before deciding …
By Meg Haskell on Sept. 30, 2010, at 10:02 p.m.
The contract between the hospital and its 850 nurses expired at midnight.