Articles by Gabor Degre
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 23, 2015, at 5:25 p.m.
People observe a demonstration on Monday at the new Harold Alfond W2 Ocean Engineering Laboratory at the Advanced Structures and Composites Center at the University of Maine in Orono. The new laboratory will allow the testing of designs for offshore floating wind turbines, underwater turbines and ships in various wave …
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 19, 2015, at 1 p.m.
The Dementia Tour at Island Nursing Home and Care Center Dementia Tour involves wearing goggles, gloves and ear phones to impair senses to simulate what an elderly person with dementia may experience in daily life. The simulation the room was lit only by strobe lights to further increase disorientation.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 13, 2015, at 5:09 p.m.
Robert Vadas, a hunter who was reported missing in Alton on Thursday, was found alive Friday afternoon.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 11, 2015, at 6:24 a.m.
Sgt. Ted Converse, a World War II veteran, recalls when his B-17 bomber was shot down over Europe after a raid on Munster, Germany.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 10, 2015, at 5:29 p.m.
A group supporting a proposed national park and recreation area in the Katahdin region on Tuesday unveiled a petition containing 13,580 signatures from people around the world who back the idea in hopes of convincing Maine’s congressional delegation to help make it a reality.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 27, 2015, at 6:09 p.m.
Former Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen (center) answers a question during a press availability with Gen. Joseph W. Ralston (left) and Ambassador Nicholas Burns following the 2015 William S. Cohen Lecture at the University of Maine in Orono on Tuesday.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 14, 2015, at 4:06 p.m.
Constitutional carry law goes into effect in Maine.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 12, 2015, at 7:45 p.m.
Watch as various pumpkin boats race to victory during the annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta on Monday in Damariscotta.
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 30, 2015, at 4:54 p.m.
In the midst of a bad week for Maine’s pulp and paper mills, logging industry leaders on Wednesday announced a new community college program aimed at attracting new workers for their businesses.
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 27, 2015, at 7:41 a.m.
Until recently, Senate President Mike Thibodeau had been one of Gov. Paul LePage’s top supporters. Their relationship soured this year during a bruising, intense state budget fight that divided House Republicans and LePage against Thibodeau and 20 Senate Republicans into opposing factions. During that uncertain time, when the state government appeared …
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 24, 2015, at 6:04 p.m.
Harvesting and pressing grapes and blueberries at Savage Oaks Vineyard & Winery.
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 29, 2015, at 5:55 a.m.
When Joshua Alsup decided to tell the story of his father, Bar Harbor blacksmith Steve Alsup, in words and images he shared in an online photo album this summer, it left an impression on many people.
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 25, 2015, at 5:29 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Angus King organizes discussion on heroin abuse.
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By Gabor Degre on Aug. 22, 2015, at 7:06 a.m.
Editor’s Note: This is the second in an occasional series about a young couple beginning a farming life in Monroe. Early on a recent morning, Noami Brautigam and James Gagne sat at their kitchen table planning out their work for the day at Dickey Hill Farm in Monroe. It was …
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 22, 2015, at 7:04 a.m.
The growing season starts at Dickey Hill Farm in Monroe.
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 18, 2015, at 3:21 p.m.
Scott Ramsdell was sentenced to 10 years in prison with all but 27 months suspended and four years of probation.
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 14, 2015, at 10:11 p.m.
Navy veteran Conrad Lebourdais talks about his service during WWII.
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 12, 2015, at 5:08 p.m.
Murder suspect Robert Burton makes his initial appearance on Wednesday at the Piscataquis County Court House in Dover-Foxcroft.
By Gabor Degre on Aug. 05, 2015, at 6:01 p.m.
A Hiroshima audio-visual art installation can be seen at the University of Maine in Orono.
By Gabor Degre on July 28, 2015, at 6:27 p.m.
Randall Daluz, 37, of Brockton, Massachusetts, and Nicholas Sexton, 34, of Warwick, Rhode Island, were sentenced Tuesday afternoon for a 2012 triple homicide in Bangor.