April 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Suicide is All Too Common


In recent weeks, we’ve had the sad task to report on suicides that occurred publicly in the Midcoast.  These are never stories we relish reporting — quite the opposite. More...


Laurie Ann Jewett-Hovey

TOPSHAM – Laurie A. Jewett-Hovey, 55, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, surrounded by her family. Laurie was born February 23, 1962 in Brunswick, daughter of the late Lawrence Jewett and Marion (DeLong) Jewett. More...


Trump security adviser urges Russia to rethink Syria support

WASHINGTON   President Donald Trump’s national security adviser is calling on Russia to re-evaluate its support for Syrian President Bashar Assad, leaving open the possibility of additional U.S. military action against Syria.  More...