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Sen. Susan Collins Visits County Business, Shares Thoughts on Iran, Healthcare

Sen. Susan Collins Visits County Business, Shares Thoughts on Iran, Healthcare

| April 2, 2015

Senator Susan Collins paid the County a visit this afternoon, as she stopped by Pineland Farms in Mars Hill for a tour of the facility. Sen. Collins applauded the success and growth of Pineland Farms, which has grown to 140 full time employees and recently increased their processing capacity to provide refrigerated  potato products to grocers and […]

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Deal With Iran Announced

Deal With Iran Announced

| April 2, 2015

 LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) – The United States, Iran and five other world powers say they’ve reached an understanding that will direct them toward achieving a comprehensive nuclear agreement within three months. Reading out a joint statement, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says a “decisive step” has been achieved. Secretary of State John Kerry tweeted […]

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Mitchell Supports Decision to Negotiate with Iran

Mitchell Supports Decision to Negotiate with Iran

| January 28, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Former Sen. George Mitchell says he supports the U.S. and other leading nations’ decision to negotiate with and ease sanctions on Iran to give the country the chance to prove it doesn’t want a nuclear weapon. The former peace envoy to Northern Ireland and the Middle East told The Associated Press […]

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