Comments for: Whether heroin or prescription drugs, fatal overdoses in Maine ‘a waste of life,’ says AG

Posted Jan. 15, 2014, at 4:21 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 15, 2014, at 4:47 p.m.

BANGOR | Standish resident Lourdes Watson Carter was a very young woman when she first tried heroin. The 34-year-old mother of one started using the illegal drug years ago, her father said, noting that every attempt she made to quit it only seemed to tighten the vise of her …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles