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Meth Lab Bust

Meth Lab Bust

| April 27, 2015

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency says a meth lab was discovered over the weekend at a home in Standish and a couple living there was charged with manufacturing Methamphetamine. Arrested are: Timothy Schoubroek (32) of Standish for, Unlawful Trafficking in Methamphetamine, Class B. Violation of Conditional Release, Class E Tressa Sprague (35) of Standish for, […]

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Death Toll Rises in Wake of Nepal Earthquake

Death Toll Rises in Wake of Nepal Earthquake

| April 27, 2015

  KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) – Nepal police say the death toll in the country has risen to at least 3,617 people from the earthquake that hit the Himalayan nation on the weekend. The police statement did not immediately give any other details. So far 18 people have also been confirmed dead in an avalanche that swept […]

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Maine gets federal grant to help invest in green energy

Maine gets federal grant to help invest in green energy

| April 23, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine is getting a $100,000 grant to help develop clean energy projects for farmers, fishermen and other small business owners. The grant is from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. U.S. Representative Chellie Pingree says it will allow the Portland Council of Governments to work around the state with small businesses to plan […]

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Concealed Handguns

Concealed Handguns

| April 23, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Gun control groups are urging Maine residents to help defeat a bill that would allow people to carry concealed handgun without a permit. Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund and the Maine chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America released TV, radio and digital ads Thursday that claim […]

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Grant to Help Invest in Green Energy

Grant to Help Invest in Green Energy

| April 23, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine is getting a $100,000 grant to help develop clean energy projects for farmers, fishermen and other small business owners. U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree says the grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will allow the Portland Council of Governments to work around the state with small businesses to plan clean […]

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