Lobster Forums Postponed
A series of public forums about the state of the Maine lobster industry have been postponed.Meetings scheduled for today at the Jonesport fire station and the Machias Memorial High School and January 4th at the Gouldsboro Community Center hosted by the Maine Department of Marine Resources to discuss the state of the lobster industry will be re-scheduled due to unforeseen illness of a staff member.New dates and time for these meetings will be posted on the Department of Marine Resources website.For a full calendar of meetings, please visit www.maine.gov/dmr/lobsterindustry
Police: Bangor Man Breaks Into Apartment, Attacks Relative
A Bangor Man is in jail after reportedly breaking into a relative’s apartment.Bangor Police said 27-year-old Stephen Nason broke into a Bangor apartment on Wednesday.A female resident told police she found him passed on on her bathroom floor.
Knox County may Face Lawsuit for Fatal Plane Crash
The family of one of the three young men killed in a November plane crash at the Knox County Regional Airport has notified the county they may seek as much as $2 million in damages for what a lawyer called “the negligence of Knox County and its employees, agents or servants.” Attorney Steven Silin filed the notice with county commissioners on Dec.
Appropriations Committee Scheduled to Return Back to Work Before the Start of the 2013 Session
Four days before the House and Senate are scheduled to return to the State House to get down to business for the 2013 session, the Appropriations Committee will be reporting for duty Friday – at leaders’ request.