The Coastal Packet is the local edition of the Progressive Review, following Maine news and progressive politics. Since 1964, the Review has been providing the news while there was still time to do something about it.
Tuesday, April 4
Lobster industry trapped by heroin
Maine lobstermen are plagued by opioid addiction, leading to deaths,
ruined lives and even fishing violations to pay for the habit. Some in
recovery also recognize the challenge: Getting help to an intensely
independent breed that rarely asks for it.