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Maine / River Dispute #92764

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 21, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Penobscot, River) Controversy in Maine over Great Northern Paper Company's effort to harness Penobscot River and opposition to plan by recreational users and envtlists. examined; scenes shown. [PEOPLE - express various positions.] [Company spokesperson Gordon MANUEL - cites economy need for dam.] [Coalition to Save the River spokesperson Sandy NEILY, Unicorn Rafters spokesperson Jay SCHURMAN - explain creation of artificial rapids.] [Mike MADORE - resents rafters' attitude.] [Ed PARENT, Frank FRIEL - note town depends on paper company for its livelihood.] [NEILY, MANUEL - comment.]
REPORTER: Jay Schadler

Jennings, Peter;
Schadler, Jay

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