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Suspect Arrested in Madawaska Bomb Threat

| September 15, 2014

Madawaska, ME: Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a bomb threat made to the Madawaska High School Friday afternoon.  18 year old Michael, “Mikey”, Morneault from Madawaska has been charged with Terrorizing, a Class C Felony, False Public Alarm, a Class D Misdemeanor and violating conditions of release.  Police say Morneault was in […]

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“Politics Ahead of Public Policy”

| September 12, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – It was supposed to be the first time all three candidates for Maine governor appeared together to speak at the same event. But it didn’t happen. Governor Paul LePage pulled out of the forum hosted by the Environmental & Energy Technology Council of Maine at the last minute this morning. LePage […]

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Affordable Care Act Funding

| September 12, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The federal government says $3 million in Affordable Care Act funding will be used to help 14 health center centers expand service in Maine. Officials say the funding will help the centers hire an estimated 48 new staff, stay open for longer hours and expand their services. The government believes the […]

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No Pollen Counts Until Next Season

| September 12, 2014

  From the Micmac Environmental Laboratory: A critical part in the pollen sampler has failed. The part has been backordered more than 2 weeks out.  The lab will not be able to resume pollen counts until next season.

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Police Respond to Disturbance in Houlton

| September 11, 2014

Houlton, ME: One man is injured in a disturbance Wednesday in Houlton.  The Houlton Police Department was called to respond to Court Street.  Four people were chasing 20 year old James Schneider of Houlton with a baseball bat.  When the four people caught up to Schneider, he pulled out a knife.  18 year old Reginald Dobbins […]

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