Articles by Kevin Miller

 

Two Aroostook County men sworn in as LURC commissioners

By Kevin Miller on May 02, 2012, at 6:42 p.m.
Jeff Wright

Ellsworth-area businesses, volunteer to be recognized

By Kevin Miller on May 02, 2012, at 4:15 p.m.

Fight brewing over DHHS plan to close Penobscot Nursing Home

By Kevin Miller on May 01, 2012, at 6:48 p.m.
A canoeist enjoys paddling on Seboeis Lake, which is part of the Seboeis Public Reserved Lands Unit managed by the Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands, under the Maine Department of Conservation. The state on Monday, April 30, 2012 completed acquisition of more than 5,700 acres of land to the unit, including two miles of lake shoreline.

Maine acquires 5,700 acres around Seboeis Lake for outdoor recreation, timber, wildlife

By Kevin Miller on April 30, 2012, at 4:56 p.m.

Bucksport not giving up on plan to bring natural gas downtown

By Kevin Miller on April 27, 2012, at 7:35 p.m.
Chad A. Leavitt

Bangor man sentenced in Hancock County to 2½ years for child porn possession

By Kevin Miller on April 27, 2012, at 2:51 p.m.
Roger Raymond talks to a long-time former in Bucksport's town office on Thursday, April 19, 2012, during Raymond's final meeting as town manager. Raymond retired last week after 27 years with Bucksport.

Raymond leaves mark on Bucksport after 27 years as manager

By Kevin Miller on April 26, 2012, at 7:55 p.m.

Dance, concert in Dedham to benefit Cancer Support Center of Maine

By Kevin Miller on April 25, 2012, at 9:48 p.m.
Jewett Elementary School kindergartners (from left) Elizabeth Rainey, Maureen Tyne, Tristan Davis and Guinevere Berry get to sit behind the controls of a 26-foot U.S. Coast Guard boat on Wednesday, April 25, 2012, as part of a boating safety demonstration at the school.

Coast Guard boating safety lessons at Bucksport underscored by recent tragedies

By Kevin Miller on April 25, 2012, at 4:35 p.m.
VIDEO AND POLL
Two of the four dogs that arrived from Guam to the Hancock County's SPCA shelter in Trenton are seen recently. They are among the first four out of 12 dogs that the shelter has received and soon will offer for adoption.

Hancock County animal shelter rescues puppies from Guam

By Kevin Miller on April 24, 2012, at 6:23 p.m.

Small farmers at Ellsworth forum say rules for big farms don’t work for them

By Kevin Miller on April 23, 2012, at 9:35 p.m.

Nor’easter knocks out power to thousands in Maine

By Kevin Miller on April 23, 2012, at 1:19 p.m.

Officials investigating Washington County house and power line fires

By Kevin Miller on April 22, 2012, at 6 p.m.
The Land for Maine's Future fund helped protect land near Wabassus Lake.

Despite land conservation program’s popularity, it may be a tough year to get a bond package

By Kevin Miller on April 22, 2012, at 3:05 p.m.

Fire damages Bar Harbor apartments

By Kevin Miller on April 21, 2012, at 4:07 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Earle Farley of Surry picks up litter that had been left alongside North Bend Road. The Surry Community Improvement Association organized the annual roadside cleanup event on Saturday, April 21, 2012, as part of Earth Day.

Earth Day weekend brings out good citizens … and The Love Revolution

By Kevin Miller on April 21, 2012, at 3:58 p.m.

The Nature Conservancy sets sights on $100 million fundraising goal

By Kevin Miller on April 20, 2012, at 7:37 p.m.

LURC officially rejects First Wind’s Bowers Mountain proposal

By Kevin Miller and Nick Sambides Jr. on April 20, 2012, at 4:28 p.m.
Joey Branch (right), a participant in the KidsPeace program in Ellsworth, hands a homemade sawhorse to Brian Keegstra with Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust in Orland on Thursday, April 19, 2012. Branch is one of about 10 KidsPeace participants who have been making the sawhorses for the trust and other nonprofit organizations as part of a unique KidsGiveBack Forestry Program.

Forestry program unites KidsPeace participants, conservation groups

By Kevin Miller on April 20, 2012, at 3:29 p.m.

Future of farming to be discussed in Ellsworth

By Kevin Miller on April 20, 2012, at 12:23 p.m.