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9th Drunk Driving Conviction

9th Drunk Driving Conviction

| July 2, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – An Augusta man has been sentenced to seven years behind bars for his ninth drunken driving conviction, a longer prison term than prosecutors sought. Peter Dubord was sentenced Wednesday by a judge who said he “represented significant danger to himself and others on the road” when he drove a motorcycle drunk […]

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Madawaska School Budget Does Not Pass

Madawaska School Budget Does Not Pass

| July 1, 2015

The Madawaska school budget did not pass.  Voting on the budget took place throughout the day Wednesday.  In a vote of 209-yes and 379 votes no, the budget was turned down.  It wasn’t easy for the school board to tackle this years budget. They had to make cuts to teaching positions and elsewhere in the […]

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Body Found in Upper Taunton Bay

Body Found in Upper Taunton Bay

| July 1, 2015

SULLIVAN, Maine (AP) – The Maine Marine Patrol says a lobsterman has found the body of a man in upper Taunton Bay. The lobstermen found the body at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday north of the Hancock Sullivan Bridge near Butler Point. The marine patrol says the medical examiner’s office is conducting an autopsy and confirming the man’s […]

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Motor Vehicle Accident In Nashville Plantation

Motor Vehicle Accident In Nashville Plantation

| July 1, 2015

A two vehicle accident occurred Tuesday in Nashville Plantation. 60 year old James Guaghan of Baldwin Maine was driving a 2014 Toyota Siena (Van) northbound on Rt 11 in Nashville Plantation. 32 year old Troy Theriault of Fort Kent Maine was driving his 2012 Ford pickup truck pulling out of a logging road. Theriault did […]

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Bennett To Be Next Biddeford City Manager

Bennett To Be Next Biddeford City Manager

| June 30, 2015

  Presque Isle’s city manager will soon be easing on down the road. According to the Portland Press Herald, the Biddeford City Council today hired Jim Bennett as its next city manager. In a unanimous vote, the council named the administrator with nearly 30 years experience in municipal government as city manager to replace John […]

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