Monday, March 10, 2014
Arnold and Corinne Murray have spent years navigating a health care system that’s not geared to the needs of the elderly. Their dizzying encounters with a string of doctors, hospitals and rehabilitation centers reflect the challenges of staying healthy in a state where there are not enough doctors who specialize in aging.
They say bullying, illness and a need for more challenging classes are reasons the new types of schools make sense.
A year after the death of Ezra Bessey of Hallowell, the Hearts for Ezra foundation fundraiser raises money and awareness to combat spinal muscular atrophy.
A custodian is able to put out a minor fire that started in a light fixture, which melted and damaged part of the floor.
The city also plans to hire an interim fire chief and indefinitely delay its permanent fire chief search until financial concerns about the city’s ambulance fund are resolved.
The city Planning Board, scheduled to discuss the proposal Tuesday, will instead meet in April to review the application for a medical marijuana growing operation in a warehouse in the South Gardiner area.
The driver was taken to the hospital by LifeFlight helicopter, according to police.
Voting will take place from 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, followed by the business portion of the meeting at 2 p.m. at Whitefield Elementary.
When Shirley Beaver, of Pittsfield, and Thelma Maxwell, of Oakland, were pronounced dead by the SSA, the very much alive women took action, and it paid off.
James Degorski accused a jail guard of punching him and breaking his cheekbone and eye socket in 2002.
Travis A. Carrigan, 35, was indicted Friday by a grand jury on two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon.
The price has risen to an average of $3.60 per gallon in the past week, 13 cents above the national average.
Nebraska and Oregon look like shoo-ins, but upcoming conference tournaments will be the true test.
March 10, 2014
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