Coles was a radioman apprentice serving on the destroyer USS Bagley when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. And though it’s been a lifelong dream, Coles hasn’t been back to Oahu since World War II.
A Maine animal shelter now has a lot more space and resources to care for animals that need a home.
A mother and her son are in serious condition after fire swept through their mobile home in Skowhegan on Friday night.
“We’re sitting in one of the world’s great brands, it’s called Maine.”
A few months after domoic acid was detected at harmful levels along Maine’s coast, the state has received a $32,000 grant to improve its ability to test for the presence of the toxin.
Some lawmakers are looking to raise the bar to get questions on the ballot, which now requires signatures equaling the number of 10 percent of voters in the past gubernatorial election — or about 61,000 now. But it will face opposition from some Democrats and activists.
It is illegal to shoot Canada lynx, which are listed as a threatened species under the Federal Endangered Species Act.
The plaintiff in the case has worked at Wal-Mart stores in Maine and Massachusetts since 1999.