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By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 01, 2016, at 7:04 a.m.
About 25 people participated in a candlelight vigil at Prince Thomas Park in Lincoln to highlight Maine’s crisis with drug addiction.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 31, 2016, at 9:55 p.m.
People attended the vigil to honor the memory of departed loved ones and those still in the fight against addiction.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 31, 2016, at 2:03 p.m.
Betheny Proctor believes that you could help save someone from addiction if you come to Prince Thomas Park Wednesday night.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 28, 2016, at 10:27 p.m.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell praised Roxanne Quimby’s vision.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 26, 2016, at 7:02 p.m.
The threat came two days after President Barack Obama signed an executive order accepting entrepreneur Roxanne Quimby’s 87,563-acre donation to the park service.
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By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 25, 2016, at 2:16 p.m.
The man who will oversee the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument opened an office Thursday in the town that arguably has been most opposed to his efforts.
on Aug. 25, 2016, at 10:30 a.m.
LePage, Collins, Poliquin protest President Obama’s order to turn Katahdin area lands which Roxanne Quimby donated into a national monument.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 24, 2016, at 10:29 a.m.
President Barack Obama signed into law the creation of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument on Wednesday, a day after landowner Roxanne Quimby transferred 87,563 acres of her property in Maine to the federal government.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 23, 2016, at 3:03 p.m.
For at least 15 years, Burt’s Bee’s entrepreneur Roxanne Quimby has pursued her goal of creating a national park in Maine’s north woods.
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By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 23, 2016, at 12:01 p.m.
The company owned by the family of Roxanne Quimby transferred more than 87,000 acres to the federal government on Tuesday, strongly indicating a North Woods national monument will soon be designated by President Barack Obama.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
Aimee Peterson Cyr was one of at least two people who videoed the hapless skunk as it walked in circles near Millinocket Fabrication and Machine Inc., before being freed by another resident, Tammy McLain, at about 7 a.m. Sunday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 13, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“I’m looking for a buyer who will honor her rich history and do an historical rebuild,” Lindsey Bell said.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 12, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
The deficiencies, according to the petition, include failures to demonstrate the technical and financial abilities to build the plant.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 10, 2016, at 2:19 p.m.
A veteran administrator will replace Lincoln’s departing Town Manager Ron Weatherbee effective Aug. 23, officials said Wednesday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 08, 2016, at 5:47 p.m.
A federal agency has settled its $5 million civil lawsuit against Lincoln Paper and Tissue LLC by agreeing to seek restitution for a lesser amount when claims filed by unsecured creditors against the bankrupt mill’s estate are processed.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 05, 2016, at 9:23 a.m.
“There are things that Mr. Lawrence started. My goal is to continue them. There’s not a lot to change. It’s a nice community.”
‘I thought, just stay alive’: Strength, doctors who stopped on I-95 helped Orono woman survive rollover
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 02, 2016, at 5:12 p.m.
“All I could think was live, live, live. Don’t feed that blackness. If I see black, I am dead,” the 21-year-old graduate student recalled on Tuesday, shortly after being released from Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 02, 2016, at 1:55 p.m.
“Opportunities for public involvement don’t end with the [monument] proclamation. It is more like a beginning point,” University of Montana professor Ted Catton said.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 01, 2016, at 5:31 p.m.
A LifeFlight helicopter landed on the highway after emergency service workers stopped traffic just north of mile marker 213, the location of the crash, to take the woman to the hospital.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 27, 2016, at 4:42 p.m.
The Lincoln Lakes region’s third dollar-discount store will open off Route 2 in the first week of September, officials said Wednesday.