December 2012

Editorial - East-West Highway

The proposed East-West Highway from Calais (i.e. New Brunswick) to Coburn Gore (i.e. Quebec) has been in the news for several months. This past summer the state legislature voted to spend $300,000 of tax payer money to study the feasibility of this project which would be a privately built toll road.

Baileyville Police Report

The Baileyville Police officers were called this week for a civil assist, an accident, sexual assault, agency assist, unattended death and a commercial alarm.

On November 29, on-duty officer was called to Second Avenue for a civil assist.

Calais District Court

Michael D. Dimonaco of Lakeland, FL. Loaded firearm or crossbow in motor vehicle. Fine $200.

Richard Sargent, Sr., of Silver Springs, FL. Place bait to entice deer. Adjudicated. Fine $200.

Thomas W. Sawyer of Charlotte, ME. Loaded firearm or crossbow in motor vehicle. Fine $200.

Library News

The Calais Free Library loves the holidays. Not only do we have wonderful seasonal titles to hit the spot, but we have some fun prizes for our patrons who stop in to visit us.