Dissapointing new Quimby land purchase eyed in Augusta
By Francis X. Quinn, Associated Press Writer
AUGUSTA, Maine --A working group that is expected to follow up on a land deal expanding Baxter State Park convened Monday and immediately took up a more recent development -- a 25,000 acre purchase nearby by conservationist Roxanne Quimby.
Members of the ad hoc group brought together by Gov. John Baldacci were careful to note that the new acquisition reported by state officials involved private entities, but called the sale disappointing...