Earlier this month, LePage sent a letter to U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan which said of the bill, “early signs do not look encouraging.”
on March 23, 2017, at 12:18 p.m.
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By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 22, 2017, at 7:38 a.m.
Don’t forget your coat Wednesday. “[The air] will feel like mid-winter, not spring.”
By Anthony Brino on March 20, 2017, at 7:52 p.m.
More than 40 citizens, plus additional representatives from environmental groups, voiced their opposition to large scale metal mining.
By Anthony Brino on March 17, 2017, at 12:40 p.m.
A Presque Isle man with a knife was shot and killed by police Friday in an altercation.
By Anthony Brino on March 17, 2017, at 12:26 p.m.
As lawmakers again consider whether to approve regulations allowing open pit metal mining under a controversial 2012 law, the Natural Resources Council of Maine is supporting a new bill that the group says would offer better environmental protections.
on March 17, 2017, at 12 p.m.
By Jen Lynds on March 17, 2017, at 11:43 a.m.
A Caribou man was indicted by the Aroostook County grand jury after allegedly stealing a car and a snowmobile on Jan. 1, 2017.
By Dawn Gagnon on March 16, 2017, at 8:11 p.m.
The stolen vehicles were used in an attempt to break open the ATM machine at the Katahdin Credit Union.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on March 16, 2017, at 2:08 p.m.
A medical issue caused the driver to veer off the right-hand side of the road into a ditch.
By Jen Lynds on March 15, 2017, at 9:34 a.m.
A Caribou man was arrested and charged with several crimes Monday after allegedly pointing a gun at and robbing a business owner.
By Jessica Potila, Fiddlehead Focus on March 14, 2017, at 3:21 p.m.
Todd Malesky became separated from his party and crashed his 2006 Yamaha snowmobile sometime Monday night.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on March 13, 2017, at 2:37 p.m.
A Virginia fugitive wanted for failure to appear in court was arrested Friday morning outside the Irving Big Stop in Houlton.
By Jen Lynds on March 13, 2017, at 2:02 p.m.
“You have to learn to live with it, as hard as it is, and still keep up hope that they are going to find the person or persons who did it.”
By Dawn Gagnon on March 12, 2017, at 3:18 p.m.
A snowstorm could drop nearly a foot of snow as it passes over Maine Tuesday and into Wednesday.
By Dawn Gagnon on March 12, 2017, at 1:07 p.m.
Ryan Gardner, 18, of Hersey and a 16-year-old juvenile from Patten, who was not identified, were arrested after an investigation into a string of five burglaries between Feb. 26 and March 4.
By Jen Lynds on March 11, 2017, at 12:28 p.m.
“To fire someone who is doing their job and was a top employee and basically admit that you did it was particularly unjust.”
By Christopher Bouchard, Aroostook Republican & News on March 11, 2017, at 12:04 p.m.
“Homeless shelters do a great job, but they’re not prepared to deal with people who have drug, alcohol or mental health issues. There’s a high barrier for many homeless veterans.”