Rockland council honors Interim City Manager Tom Lutrell for a job well done
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 9:30am
ROCKLAND — Rockland’s Interim City Manager Thomas Luttrell officially changed his seat in council...
Wiscasset Police Blotter: Property disputes and ruptured fuel tank
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 8:15am
The Wiscasset Police Department entered the following in its log for Feb. 23-March 1.
Rockland Council wrestles with finances of 1 Park Drive
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:00pm
ROCKLAND — The Maine Lighthouse Museum of Rockland hasn’t been able to pays its bills, according to...
Rockport Fire Department has a new lieutenant
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 4:45pm
ROCKPORT — The Rockport Fire Department has promoted veteran firefighter David Leighton to the rank...
Joanne Batty, obituary
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:00pm
NORTHPORT — Joanne Sigrid (Larsen) Batty, 66, of Northport, died unexpectedly Feb. 23, 2015, at her...
Kerry G. Sabanty, notice
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:45am
CAMDEN — Kerry G. Sabanty, 84, beloved husband of the late Audrey Cahill Sabanty, died Feb. 25,...
Rockland holds meet-and-greet with new City Manager James Chaousis
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:45am
ROCKLAND — Meet Rockland’s new city manager, James D. Chaousis, II, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., this...
Camden Snow Bowl Redevelopment Committee, Ragged Mountain Foundation holds community meeting
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:15am
CAMDEN — The municipal Ragged Mountain Redevelopment Committee and the nonprofit Ragged Mountain...
Midcoast technology school to pursue new $25 million building, but first will address nagging question
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:15pm
ROCKLAND — After some forceful conversation and references to Robert’s Rules of Order, the board...
Rockland Fire called to rescue injured contractor off Hannaford roof
Sat, 02/28/2015 - 6:00pm
ROCKLAND — It took just 15 minutes or so for Rockland firefighters to set up their equipment and...
Belfast Police beat
Sun, 03/01/2015 - 8:00pm
BELFAST — The Belfast Police Department reported the following activity Feb. 20-27. An arrest...
Boetsch added to New Orleans summer lineup
Sat, 02/28/2015 - 12:45pm
NEW ORLEANS — Three new bouts were announced Friday night during the UFC 184 weigh-in show on...
Laurie Jeanette Morey, obituary
Sat, 02/28/2015 - 9:15am
ROCKLAND – Our mom, Laurie Jeanette Morey, 79, passed into the hands of the Lord Feb. 20, 2015, at...
Panthers fall at the buzzer in state championship game
Sat, 02/28/2015 - 11:45am
PORTLAND — The Cape Elizabeth boys Western Class B champions trailed by five points with less...
Hilda Sheldon, notice
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 4:45pm
MORRILL — Hilda (Weymouth) Sheldon, 98, of Morrill, passed away Feb. 26, 2015, at Harbor Hill in...
Friendship fisherman photographs deer floating on ice in Muscongus Bay
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 4:00pm
FRIENDSHIP — We didn’t have much to go on, but this photo and a short message, ”Scott Simmons of...
Teresa Woodcock Ames, obituary
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 3:00pm
VINALHAVEN — Teresa Woodcock Ames, 58, died unexpectedly Feb. 21, 2015, of natural causes at her...
Knox County deed transfers
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 5:15pm
ROCKLAND – The following deed transfers were recorded from Feb. 16-20 at the Knox County Registry...
UPDATED: Knox County Probate to begin providing U.S. passport services
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — Beginning March 1, the Knox County Probate Court on the first floor of the Knox County...
Knox County Sixth District Court closed cases
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 3:30pm
ROCKLAND – The following cases were closed in Knox County Sixth District Court from Feb.16-20....
Waldo County Sheriff’s Office beat
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 4:45pm
BELFAST — The Waldo County Sheriff’s Department reported the following activity Feb. 17-26. An...
Searsport to hold elections Tuesday in advance of annual town meeting
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:45am
SEARSPORT - Voters will pick two selectmen from a field of three and decide several other municipal...
Camden files lawsuit against developer of subdivision
Mon, 03/02/2015 - 11:30am
ROCKLAND — The Town of Camden filed a civil suit Feb. 19 in Knox County Sixth District Court,...
Belfast Water District wins Outstanding Water Operation Award
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 10:30am
BELFAST — The Belfast Water District announced that it has received the Outstanding Water Operation...
Rockland Police beat: Marijuana possession by a minor, terrorizing, telephone harassment
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:15pm
ROCKLAND – Rockland Police reported the following activity Feb.18-24. An arrest or summons does not...
PenBay Y wins national competitive grant; announces free adult swimming lessons
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:15pm
ROCKPORT — Aquatic Director Ben St. Cyr reports that PenBay Y has won a competitive grant...
Clifford Chater, notice
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 5:45pm
CAMDEN — Clifford S. Chater, 90, of Camden, passed away Feb. 24, 2015, at his residence....
John Tohanczyn Jr., obituary
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 5:45pm
BELFAST — John Tohanczyn Jr., 89, of Belfast, passed away Feb. 12, 2015, at Harbor Hill in Belfast...
Dale Botelho, notice
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 5:45pm
LIBERTY — Dale Robert Botelho, 56, of Liberty, passed away Feb. 20, 2015, at Eastern Maine Medical...
Joanne Batty, notice
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 5:30pm
NORTHPORT — Joanne S. (Larsen) Batty, 66, of Northport, passed away Feb. 23, 2015, at her residence...
Henry L. Bryant, obituary
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:45pm
CAMDEN — Henry Lyman Bryant, 92, passed away Feb. 23, 2015, after a brief illness at Quarry...
Rockport Police beat: Probation violation, operating under the influence
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:30pm
ROCKPORT – Rockport police reported the following activity Feb. 20-22. An arrest or summons does...
Business News: Water District award; Pen Bay director of grants; Camden National director of Real Estate: New England Real Estate Company hires; applications for 2015 Governor's Award for Business Excellence
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 7:30am
Belfast Water District receives award
BELFAST — The Belfast Water District has received the...
RSU 71 holds evening discussion about superintendent search
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:30am
BELFAST — The public is invited to join the Regional School Unit 71 Board of Directors on Tuesday,...
UPDATE: 70-vehicle pile-up on I-95 likely largest ever in Maine
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 1:15pm
AUGUSTA: A day after the snow had been plowed and the 75 vehicles involved in Wednesday morning’s...
Shirley Ann Wooster, obituary
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:00am
THOMASTON — Shirley Ann Wooster, 78, went to be with the Lord Feb. 19, 2015, surrounded by her...
NWS: Winter storm warning now in effect until noon today
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:15am
GRAY — The National Weather Service this morning issued a winter storm warning for the Midcoast,...
Rockport man sentenced to serve seven months for sexually assaulting two children
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 7:15am
ROCKLAND — A 53-year-old Rockport man was sentenced Wednesday afternoon to five years in prison,...
Fire destroys Woolwich home; unplowed driveway prevents hoses’ use
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:30am
Fire destroyed a home at 190 Hedge Bridge Road in Woolwich Tuesday night, Feb. 24, after...
Midcoast School of Technology board to consider recommendations for new facility construction
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:30am
ROCKLAND — Architects tasked with helping the Region 8 Midcoast School of Technology envision its...
Rep. Christine Burstein to serve on state's HIV/AIDS committee
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 3:30pm
AUGUSTA — Rep. Christine Burstein, D-Lincolnville, will serve on the statewide committee that...
Mary Joann Hoyt Blum, obituary
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 2:15pm
CUSHING — Though she remains very much alive in the hearts and minds of her family, friends and...
PenBayPilot, WRFR and Channel 7 host Rockland, Owls Head candidates forum
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 1:15pm
ROCKLAND — It’s coming time to elect one candidate from a field of four for the empty Rockland/Owls...
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: Two domestic violence assault arrests
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 12:30pm
Sheriff Todd Brackett reports the following:
On Feb. 17, Deputies Jared Mitkus, Joel...
Gone Oscar returns to Rockland Strand Theatre
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 10:45am
ROCKLAND — Yesterday, we reported the theft of a four-foot-tall Oscar statue from the Strand...
Knox County Sheriff’s beat: Domestic violence assaults, outstanding arrest warrants
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 10:45pm
The Knox County Sheriff’s office received 217 calls for service from Feb.15-21.Those calls that are...
Waldo County deputies seek cordwood thief
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 10:30am
WALDO — Thieves stole from the very organization that helps folks get through the winter with...
Camden man charged with Maple Street home invasion, assault last August
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 8:45pm
ROCKLAND — During what was to have been Eli Kemberling's first appearance Monday afternoon in Knox...
Six arrested in Augusta drug bust
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 4:15pm
AUGUSTA —Six people have been arrested in Augusta in connection with the alleged sale of heroin and...
Wiscasset Police Blotter: Horses on the loose and frozen pipes
Mon, 02/23/2015 - 3:45pm
Wiscasset Police Dept. recorded the following on its log for Feb. 16-22, including 44 property...