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RCMP Seeking Public’s Help in Attempted Armed Robbery

RCMP Seeking Public’s Help in Attempted Armed Robbery

| April 23, 2014

The RCMP is continuing to investigate an attempted armed robbery at the Royal Canadian Legion in Hartland, New Brunswick on Friday, April 11. Police were called to the Legion after an armed masked man entered demanding money from a bartender. He fled with nothing and was seen getting into a vehicle driven by a woman. […]

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Maine Doctor Loses Appeal in Civil Rights Case

Maine Doctor Loses Appeal in Civil Rights Case

| April 23, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court refused to clear an emergency room physician of a Richmond woman’s claim that he violated her civil rights. Linda Clifford sued Dr. Scott Kemmerer and Maine General Medical Center about her treatment at the Augusta hospital’s emergency department on Sept. 25 and 26, 2007. She said […]

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Natural Gas Pipeline Subcontractor Sues

Natural Gas Pipeline Subcontractor Sues

| April 23, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Another federal lawsuit has been filed in connection with the installation of a natural gas pipeline in the Kennebec Valley. A subcontractor hired to install the pipeline for the $350 million Summit Natural Gas Inc. project is suing the contractor as well as an insurance company. Ursa Major Underground Inc. is […]

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Maine Shipyard Gets $57 Million in Navy Contracts

Maine Shipyard Gets $57 Million in Navy Contracts

| April 23, 2014

BATH, Maine (AP) – Maine Congresswoman Chellie Pingree says Bath Iron Works has won two Navy contracts totaling more than $57 million for fleet maintenance and engineering projects. Pingree said Tuesday that half the money is for design and engineering work on the Littoral Combat Ship. The ship is designed for coastal operations such as […]

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Heating Oil Prices Drop

Heating Oil Prices Drop

| April 23, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A Maine government survey says the average price of heating oil in the state has dropped 2 cents in the past week, to $3.62 per gallon. The Governor’s Energy Office said Wednesday the average statewide price for a gallon of heating oil is 12 cents more than this time last year. […]

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