Couselors Corner

Some time back I heard an individual say, “You are only as strong as the people you surround yourself with.”  Taking a look at this statement as it relates to our partners, husbands, wives, boyfriends, girlfriends, and significant others could be revealing.  I became acutely aware that not everyone, many times women and girls, understands that it is NEVER OK to overlook verbal degradation by those who say they love us.  We might ask ourselves these questions to determine if we are being verbally and emotionally abused by our mates:

Read More

Sen. Collins Statement on Federal District Court Ruling Against President Obama’s November 2014 Executive Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Susan Collins released the following statement today after a federal district court issued a preliminary injunction against the President’s November 2014 immigration executive action:

Read More

Maine Shooting Ranges

Unless you belong to a private rifle and pistol club, finding a place to sight in your deer rifle or simply to practice with a firearm is becoming increasingly problematic in Maine.

There was a day when all you needed to do was to find an old gravel pit, set up a target and plink away. Not anymore. Pit owners, mindful of all the new legal liabilities that seem to be the scourge of the 21st century, are posting their properties.

Organized shooting clubs and ranges don’t have it so easy either as anti-gun factions and other detractors try yo put them out of business.

Read More

Following Report from Maine Panel, King Renews Call for Action on Ocean Acidification

In response to the release of the Maine Ocean Acidification Commission Report today, U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine), a member of the Senate Climate Action Task Force, renewed his call for action to address the effects of climate change and ocean acidification on Maine’s fishing industry:

Read More

​Mike Musante wins the Cathance Winter Fest Ice Fishing Derby with a 21” salmon

Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2015, was celebrated in a big way in Cooper with all-day benefit events including an ice fishing derby on Cathance Lake, a poker drive with designated spots around Cooper and Cathance Township, children’s crafts and games at the Cooper Community Center, and a “souper” supper which featured an abundance of food generously donated by many local residents.

Read More

Trooper J Report

2/17/2015

This week Troop J responded to 118 calls for service. The following are noteworthy complaints:

2-7-15

Trooper Chris Smith arrested Erik Tozier, 27, of Ellsworth on 7 outstanding warrants for probation revocation and failure to pay fines.

2-10-15

Sergeant Jeffrey Ingemi responded to a family fight complaint in Sullivan. Parties were separated for the night.

Trooper Kim Sawyer received a harassment complaint in Weston. Trooper Kim Sawyer warned the man for harassment.

Read More
  • SPORTS
  • SPORTS
  • SPORTS
  • SPORTS
  • SPORTS

SPORTS

Read More

New Website Reaches Out to Readers

Read More

Task Force Tackles Student Hunger

Read More

New Position to Focus on Drug Activity

Read More

Pages