Saturday, May 25, 2013
Parents who have been arguing against a new learning system in Regional School Unit 18 for months have taken their opposition to a new level by starting a petition drive to demonstrate support for their cause.
The autobiographical film, which documents director Rithy Panh's family's experience under the heavy-handed Communist Party's Khmer Rouge in Cambodia that resulted in the death of his parents and sisters, won the "Un Certain Regard" prize.
A flood warning for the Kennebec River at Skowhegan has been issued by the National Weather Service, in effect from Saturday afternoon until Monday morning.
J.P. Devine laments the purchases he had already planned based on winning Powerball ... which he did not win.
In his weekly radio and Internet address, the president says the country must also make sure that all veterans receive the care and benefits they have earned.
Just four people have signed up so far to help with the Winslow Family 4th of July Celebration, which brings thousands to the area and relies on volunteers for much of the work.
Two Hartland residents were arrested early Saturday morning after one of them allegedly fired a rifle during a domestic dispute, then ran off into the woods on Canaan Road.
UMaine will play Binghamton at 2 p.m. Sunday at the University of Rhode Island.
BOSTON (AP) — John Lackey is rolling again after two rough seasons that made his rich contract seem like a waste of money.
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Memorial Day weekend events for the Kennebec Journal area.
Parallel efforts are under way to tackle the growing issue of panhandling in the city, especially at busy intersections.
Conservatives are looking at alternative groups. Gay-rights backers want the ban on gay leaders lifted.