Archive for November, 2010
on Nov. 30, 2010, at 11:36 p.m.
Robert Edward Lee Strider II, who led Colby College in Waterville from 1960 to 1979 as its 17th president, died Nov. 28 in Boston. He was 93.
By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 30, 2010, at 11:31 p.m.
Voters here will make major decisions about the future of the former Palmyra Consolidated School if selectmen vote today to hold a special town meeting on the issue.
By Diana Bowley on Nov. 30, 2010, at 11:28 p.m.
Selectmen were questioned by residents Tuesday about damage to the town’s road sanding unit and the subsequent purchase of a replacement sander at a cost of about $8,000 …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 30, 2010, at 10:55 p.m.
Lee Academy would have been among eight organizations to split $11.4 million in stimulus funds aimed at funding alternative energy upgrades, but changing federal regulations …
By TOM WITHERS on Nov. 30, 2010, at 10:55 p.m.
By Rich Hewitt on Nov. 30, 2010, at 10:52 p.m.
State election officials have confirmed Democrat Carletta M. Bassano as winner of the District Attorney District 7 race after a recount of ballots on Tuesday. Results of the …
By Bill Trotter on Nov. 30, 2010, at 10:32 p.m.
After a few dozen residents stated Monday night that they had not been given ample opportunity to review a proposed wind farm ordinance …
on Nov. 30, 2010, at 10:24 p.m.
Brewer police and emergency medical personnel converged near the Joshua Chamberlain Bridge on Tuesday afternoon after receiving a call for help from family and friends of an unidentified woman whom …
By Mal Leary on Nov. 30, 2010, at 10:03 p.m.
Gov.–elect Paul LePage on Tuesday pledged that his administration will craft a proposal to remove barriers that have made it difficult to do business in Maine.
By Matt Wickenheiser on Nov. 30, 2010, at 9:58 p.m.
Just days after a North Korean artillery attack over a disputed military border killed four South Koreans and wounded 18 others, a U.S. aircraft carrier and its escorts were in the region for …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 30, 2010, at 9:55 p.m.
Maine Liquid Methane Fuels LLC and city officials say they have gone through nearly all the state and federal red tape required to establish the state’s first liquid methane fuels …
By TOM WITHERS on Nov. 30, 2010, at 9:50 p.m.
BDN staff and wire reports on Nov. 30, 2010, at 9:39 p.m.
By Jen Lynds on Nov. 30, 2010, at 9:26 p.m.
A 31-year-old local woman was arrested and charged Monday with aggravated trafficking in methamphetamine, according to Darrell Crandall, division commander of the Maine Drug …
The Associated Press on Nov. 30, 2010, at 9:05 p.m.
By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 30, 2010, at 8:56 p.m.
on Nov. 30, 2010, at 8:56 p.m.
By Eric Russell on Nov. 30, 2010, at 8:51 p.m.
Using conservative 30-year projections of the city’s main funding source for a new arena complex, Bangor could support a $54 million project if no other funding sources were …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 30, 2010, at 8:40 p.m.
Friends of Lincoln Lakes appeals to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court in its latest attempt to thwart the Rollins Mountain industrial wind project.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 30, 2010, at 8:37 p.m.
ORRINGTON | People from all over the region have packed shoe boxes with soaps, shampoos, school supplies and maybe clothing or a small toy and sent them through Operation Christmas Child to …