February 6, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page


So far up he can’t see the gap

Although Mitt Romney has yet to win a majority in a Republican primary, he won big in Florida. More...


Ernest F. Cotton

STARKS — Ernest F. Cotton, 77 died January 13, 2012 at Eastern Maine Medical Center with his son and daughter by his side. More...


Rescuers dig to reach trapped in Philippines quake

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Rescuers dug with picks and shovels trying to reach dozens of people trapped under houses collapsed by a strong earthquake today that shook a central Philippine island and set off landslides.  More...


One dead, two injured in Auburn crash

AUBURN (AP) — Auburn police say one person has died and two people have been hurt in a two- vehicle crash in the city.  Police say Rick Farr was driving east on Minot Avenue at about 10: 30 am Sunday when he collided with a westbound Jeep More...


The Buggane and the waterfall (a folktale from the Isle of Man)


Once upon a time on the Isle of Man, there lived a poor farmer and his wife near a place called Glen Mooar. They lived in a nice little cottage and owned a bit of land on which they grew potatoes and grazed their cow. More...