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Maine Agency Approves Poland Springs Water Deal

| October 24, 2014

FRYEBURG, Maine (AP) – The Maine Public Utilities Commission says Fryeburg Water Co. can enter into a long-term contract to sell water to Nestle Waters, bottler of Poland Springs. The commission ruled Thursday that the contract between the privately-owned utility and Nestle could benefit the utility’s ratepayers. Nestle would pay higher rates than household customers. […]

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County Youth Gets Wish Granted By Make A Wish Maine Organization

| October 23, 2014

Today the Make A Wish Maine organization granted a wish to a young man and his family right here in the county. A county boy is getting some well deserved rest, relaxation and roller coasters after dealing with the roller coaster that’s been his young life. Shawn Cunningham reports. Keeghan Lowe talks…”its been kind of […]

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Caribou High School Participates in State Wide Mock Election

| October 23, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Students from 130 Maine schools want to give Gov. Paul LePage another four years in the Blaine House. The Republican governor won the annual mock election Wednesday with 38.5 percent of about 12,000 votes. Democrat Mike Michaud came in second with 35.8 percent and Cutler finished in third with 25.4 percent. […]

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Maine man faces child pornography charges

| October 23, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A Berwick man facing federal child pornography charges has been released on bail. Peter Anderson was taken into custody of the U.S. Marshals Service on Wednesday after a warrant charging him with possession of child pornography was issued last week, according to court records. The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/12hzzLy ) reports that Anderson […]

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Eliot Cutler to Appear at Maine Governor Debate Alone

| October 23, 2014

(Photo courtesy http://www.cutlerformaine.com/) BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The debates in the tight race for Maine governor aren’t over yet. Not technically, at least. The Maine Public Broadcasting Network is set to air a statewide debate on Thursday at 8 p.m., but independent Eliot Cutler is the only candidate who has agreed to participate. The network says […]

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