Articles by Gabor Degre

 

Philip Scott Fournier’s first court appearance

By Gabor Degre on March 07, 2016, at 3:35 p.m.
Philip Scott Fournier’s first court appearance.

Man charged with the 1980 murder of Joyce McLain

By Gabor Degre on March 04, 2016, at 4:52 p.m.
Man charged with the 1980 murder of Joyce McLain.

Ted Cruz speaks during campaign rally in Orono

By Gabor Degre on March 04, 2016, at 3:39 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz told a raucous crowd on Friday at the University of Maine that he is the only Republican presidential candidate capable of beating Hillary Clinton.

UMaine women’s basketball player talks about being a leader

By Gabor Degre on March 03, 2016, at 4:04 p.m.
University of Maine women’s basketball player Liz Wood talks about playing for the team, stepping up as a leader.
Garrett Brown hugs his mother, Traci, before entering the Augusta courthouse June 30, 2015.

See how Garrett Brown’s life and heroin addiction unfolded

By Erin Rhoda and Gabor Degre on Feb. 26, 2016, at 4:02 p.m.
Garrett’s life illuminates the human toll of a heroin addiction left untreated.

Garrett Brown

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 26, 2016, at 4:01 p.m.
Garrett Brown

The President’s Salmon

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 25, 2016, at 2:04 p.m.
The President’s Salmon

Zackery Mailloux sentencing

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 24, 2016, at 4:26 p.m.
Zackery Mailloux sentencing.

Inside the Bryant Stove Museum in Thorndike

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 15, 2016, at 6:30 a.m.
When Bea Bryant flips a switch that turns on the doll circus she and her husband, 84-year-old Joe, have created, you see what they’ve been waiting for. The room inside the Bryant Stove Museum fills with jolly, rollicking circus music and all manner of dancing dolls, stuffed animals and miniature …

The new superintendent of Acadia National Park

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 13, 2016, at 8:43 a.m.
Kevin Schneider is not easing into his new job as superintendent of the only national park in Maine. It’s more like he has hit the ground running since assuming his new duties Jan. 25.

Sen. Angus King round table discussion on opioid addiction

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 12, 2016, at 4:44 p.m.
Sen. Angus King round table discussion on opioid addiction.

Family members talk about Reid Emery

By Gabor Degre on Feb. 06, 2016, at 9:38 a.m.
Family members talk about Reid Emery’s death in Machias.

Pies on Parade 2016

By Gabor Degre on Jan. 26, 2016, at 2:50 p.m.
Pies on Parade 2016.

Lee Stover’s homestead in Waldo

By Gabor Degre on Jan. 16, 2016, at 7:33 a.m.
Lee Stover talks about life at his homestead in Waldo.

Two Maine Biomass plants closing

By Gabor Degre on Jan. 07, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
Two biomass energy plants in Maine owned by Morristown, New Jersey-based Covanta Holding Corp. are closing in March because of low energy prices, company spokesman James F. Regan said in a statement released Thursday.

Maine gun dealer talks about loopholes in private sales

By Gabor Degre on Jan. 04, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
Bill LeRose, who has operated Precision Tool Grinding and Bill’s Gun Shop on River Road in Orrington since 1988, talks about gun sales and regulation.

New Hermon Mountain ski area

By Gabor Degre on Dec. 31, 2015, at 12:04 p.m.
New Hermon Mountain ski area.

Teacher says pink Christmas Tree not allowed at Bangor High School

By Gabor Degre on Dec. 21, 2015, at 6:48 p.m.
Catherine Gordon, a longtime math teacher at Bangor High School, said she was ordered by the principal on Friday to remove a small Christmas tree from her classroom.

Testing Norway spruce

By Gabor Degre on Dec. 19, 2015, at 1:58 p.m.
The University of Maine is testing Norway spruce as potential building material.

Nurses petition EMHS for safe staffing levels

By Gabor Degre on Dec. 18, 2015, at 10:10 a.m.
Unionized nurses at Eastern Maine Medical Center delivered a petition to the hospital’s parent company Thursday demanding that management live up to staffing agreements they say it made as part of a contract ratified five months ago.