February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Governor right to close prison

The Right Side

Last week the Maine Department of Corrections transferred the 63 remaining inmates from the Downeast Correctional Facility in Machiasport to Mountain View Correctional Facility in Charleston. More...

Taking on the governor, again

Beyond the Headlines

The governor is at it again. We are less than a year away from entering into a new era. An era with a new governor and Paul LePage doing something other than making Maine the laughing stock of the country. I should set a countdown clock.  More...

Buried in time: Stories to find way into Saco exhibit

Library Links

As some of you may already know, next May History Press will release the Dyer Library/Saco Museum’s latest book, “Laurel Hill Cemetery of Saco, Maine.” In writing a history of the cemetery and some of the people who are buried there More...

Correction

In a caption on page 3 of the Feb. 8 Courier, it should have said members of New Life Church manned the WinterFest sledding hill Saturday, Feb. 3. More...

Birthdays

Feb. 12: Happy birthday Jimmy Stanley, love and miss you, the Stanley family.  Feb. 21: Happy birthday Dad (Jon Bedard), love, Lilly and Michael.   More...

Why broadband internet is important, for many reasons

Legislative Lowdown

It’s remarkable how far internet service has come. For many of us, not having internet is almost as bad as not having power, and we’re frustrated if we can’t download a Netflix movie and begin watching it in a few seconds. More...