Stories about Ken Salazar

Construction vehicles stand ready to remove concrete from the Great Works dam in Bradley as demolition starts to take place Monday, June 11, 2012. The Great Works dam stretches across the Penobscot River from Bradley to Old Town.

Crews begin removing Great Works dam; interior secretary calls effort ‘milestone for river conservation’

By Nick McCrea on June 11, 2012, at 12:13 p.m.

Maine tribes get nearly $315,000 in conservation grants

on March 19, 2012, at 7:53 p.m.
Millinocket Town Manager Eugene Conlogue

National Park Service chief outlines goals of feasibility study

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 01, 2011, at 8:46 p.m.

Groups join snowmobilers in opposition to proposed national park

By Glenn Adams, The Associated Press on Nov. 01, 2011, at 1:45 p.m.

Two Maine projects recognized in federal Great Outdoors initiative

on Oct. 25, 2011, at 2:58 p.m.

UMaine center to use $3 million wind energy grant for robotics manufacturing

By GLENN ADAMS, The Associated Press on Sept. 05, 2011, at 2:34 p.m.
Councilor Michael Madore holds a map illustrating environmentalist Roxanne Quimby's land holdings during a meeting on Thursday, July 28, 2011.

Quimby should launch her national park privately, councilor says

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 19, 2011, at 8:17 p.m.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar takes question from people gathered at Stearns High School in Millinocket on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 concerning the proposed national park in the north woods of Maine.

Federal official says Mainers would determine scope of Quimby’s national park

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 18, 2011, at 7:18 p.m.
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar (center) looks up at a model of a floating windmill as Advanced Wood Composites Center director Habib Dagher (left) explains the model to Salazar and Sen. Susan Collins (right) on Thursday, August 18, 2011 in Orono.

Secretary of the Interior vows to do all he can to aid offshore wind development

By Nick McCrea on Aug. 18, 2011, at 6:38 p.m.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, park service director to visit Millinocket

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 16, 2011, at 5:34 p.m.

US Interior secretary to visit UMaine

The Associated Press on Aug. 12, 2011, at 3 p.m.
Roxanne Quimby talks about her plans for the land she owns in Millinocket and the surrounding region during a public meeting at the Northern Maine Timber Cruisers snowmobile club in Millinocket recently. More than 100 people attended the meeting at which Quimby took questions from the audience.

Roxanne Quimby sees mood changing on North Woods park

By Douglas Rooks, Special to the Bangor Daily News on June 05, 2011, at 6:02 a.m.