February 9, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page


Trusting freedom at 4 below

MOSCOW — To observe the democratic awakenings happening in places like Egypt, Syria and Russia is to travel with a glow in your heart and a pit in your stomach. More...


Marietta G. Andrews

SCARBOROUGH — Marietta G. Andrews of Scarborough, until recently of Saco, passed away at Southern Maine Medical Center on February 6, 2012. More...


Jobless aid applications drop

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking unemployment aid neared a four- year low last week, an encouraging sign that strong hiring could continue in the coming months. More...


15 Colby students cited in investigation

WATERVILLE ( AP) — Colby College says an investigation into an incident involving sexual misconduct in November has led to more than a dozen students being suspended or withdrawing altogether from the college.  Colby College says 15 studen More...



Origin of bypass planning?

As a Stanley Steam car motors into downtown Wiscasset, pedestrians head in the other direction on the Wiscasset Bridge across the Sheepscot River in this photo that dates to 1915. More...