LePage’s Legacy

LePage’s Legacy

A Pine Tree Watch assessment of Gov. Paul LePage’s contentious tenure swings from one side of the spectrum to the other. For example, the head of the Maine State Chamber of Commerce says the governor’s stewardship “has given Maine a real chance to prosper and...
Born to Drugs: JP’s journey

Born to Drugs: JP’s journey

Born to Drugs:Maine’s most innocent victims Jay Patrick Hasch (JP) stands on his changing table with his adoptive mother Lisa Hasch after waking up from a nap at home in Monmouth. JP suffered from opiate withdrawal symptoms that included tremors, rashes, vomiting and...
Desperate to change

Desperate to change

Born to Drugs:Maine’s most innocent victims Jessica Coulombe, who has had five of her daughters taken from her by the state because of her battles with drug addiction, says she is grateful for a chance to rebuild her life. Photo by Yoon S. Byun Desperate to change...