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Don't let them take control

There are worse things than Maine's antiquated system of county government.
Maine's counties
By AL DIAMON  |  January 27, 2012

Idiot wind

Last spring, after the state Legislature rejected a bill that could have resulted in a wind farm being constructed on two undeveloped mountains in Redington Township, a lot of people in western Maine, figuring the controversial project was finally dead,
Airship of fools
By AL DIAMON  |  December 04, 2009

Windshift

Harley Lee and I are not friends. The only time we’ve met was a couple of years ago in a Carrabassett Valley bar, where I told him the world would be a better place if somebody poisoned his drink.
Politics and other mistakes
By AL DIAMON  |  July 23, 2008

Ill wind

Most of Maine is too butt-ugly to preserve.
Politics and other mistakes
By AL DIAMON  |  February 27, 2008
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Plum Creek is afraid of you

Trust: Plum Creek wants yours, but you certainly don’t have theirs.
People power
By DAVE BRADY  |  December 19, 2007

Letters to the Portland editor: December 7, 2007

In your November 14 article you unfairly take on the proposed transfer of Verizon properties in Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire to FairPoint Communications.
Verizon breaks the silence
By LETTERS TO THE PORTLAND EDITOR  |  December 05, 2007


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Up Plum Creek without a paddle

A company official has admitted that perhaps his firm should have thought more, and earlier, about environmentalism.
Enviro tactics
By YANNI PEARY  |  November 28, 2007