BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) --- Throughout the summer of 2011, bath salts caused many problems here in Bangor and around the northeast. Now leaders in Washington want to pass new federal laws to help curb use of the drugs.
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Maine law enforcement officials are looking to the federal government for help in combating the growing problem of bath salts.
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- In Maine, the synthetic drug bath salts first became a problem in Bangor and since then has spread to other communities.
ROCKLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- On a dead-end street in Rockland last week, Maine's rapidly growing bath salts abuse problem nearly turned deadly.
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Law enforcement and health officials have been dealing with the problem of bath salts for several months now, and it doesn't appear to be going away soon.
LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Police in both Lewiston and Portland say bath salts are becoming a growing problem in their areas. And they are very concerned.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Gov. Paul LePage is now pushing a proposal to toughen penalties on people who possess or sell the drug known as bath salts just two months after enacting a law that bans them.
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Law enforcement officials, medical professionals and community leaders join Mike & Mike from Kiss 94.5 at a town hall meeting on the problem of bath salts.
The synthetic drug called bath salts could hit high schools and college campuses next, police said at a Bath Salts Town Hall Meeting at Husson University Wednesday night.
FAIRFIELD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Fairfield Police say they have seized a 200-packet shipment of bath salts worth $15,000 sent to a local business where officers seized 165 packets of the drug last week.
FAIRFIELD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- It's a growing problem for law enforcement officials in Maine, a drug known as bath salts.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Draft legislation aimed at strengthening Maine's laws on synthetic drugs known as bath salts is expected to be ready this week, but it's unclear who'll be submitting it.
OLD TOWN, Maine (AP) -- Three people are facing charges of trafficking in bath salts after police raided a Maine home.