The Coastal Packet: Down East Notes

Tuesday, April 14

Down East Notes

Manie Public Broadcasting -  Maine Gov. Paul LePage has submitted legislation that would make it easier to site a small nuclear plant in Maine. The proposal is drawing sharp opposition from environmentalists and other nuclear opponents.

GOP Congressman Bruce Poliqin is off to a good start in buying himself a second term in Congress. The $700,000 in dirty election money he has already raised sets a new record for freshman members of Congress. His opponent, Emily Cain, has only raised $135,000.

Main ranks second in nation for local food


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