Maine People’s Alliance launches new online legislative scorecard
Tue, 08/07/2018 - 3:00pm
The Maine People's Alliance released its annual legislative scorecard, highlighting votes taken by...
Coffee with Candidates continues In July
Mon, 07/09/2018 - 10:15am
The Lincoln County Democratic Committee (LCDC) invites all interested voters to talk informally...
Maine Conservation Voters Action Fund endorses Janet Mills for governor
Tue, 06/26/2018 - 2:00pm
Maine Conservation Voters Action Fund, which helps elect pro-environment candidates to public...
UPDATED: U.S. Senate candidate Ringelstein arrested outside Texas detention center
Sat, 06/23/2018 - 11:30am
MCALLEN, TEXAS— Zak Ringelstein, the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate in Maine, was released from...
Secretary Dunlap releases final results of ranked-choice Democratic primaries
Fri, 06/22/2018 - 1:30pm
AUGUSTA — Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap, Maine's top election official, has released the final...
Rockport Town Meeting 2018: Citizens approve all articles, elect new board chairman
Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:15pm
ROCKPORT — Rockport citizens voted to approve all of the 22 warrant articles at the 2018 annual...
RSU 13 approves $29 million budget
Wed, 06/13/2018 - 1:00am
RSU 13, comprising K-12 public schools in Cushing, Rockland, Owls Head, South Thomaston and...
Patrick McCafferty: ‘When I see a problem I want to fix it’
Tue, 06/05/2018 - 4:45pm
My name is Patrick McCafferty. I am running for the school board in Camden on June 12.
Library, future of RES property, pathways: Rockport Select Board candidates state their positions
Tue, 06/05/2018 - 2:30pm
ROCKPORT — On June 12, voters in Rockport will choose two new select board members from a field of...
Standing room only at Belfast’s Congressional District 2 Democratic Primary Candidate Forum
Mon, 01/22/2018 - 8:30am
BELFAST — It was standing room only at the Maine Second Congressional District Democratic Primary...
Erin Herbig announces Maine Senate run to Belfast crowd
Wed, 01/03/2018 - 1:30pm
BELFAST — House Majority Leader Erin Herbig, D-Belfast, announced her plans to run for Maine State...
On town ballots in Knox County: Prohibiting marijuana retail, Styrofoam in floats, zoning amendments
Mon, 11/06/2017 - 5:30pm
Just four Knox County municipalities will be deciding local issues on Nov. 7 when voters go to the...
Letter to the editor: Lisa Westkaemper, Rockland City Council candidate
Tue, 10/24/2017 - 12:45pm
I am Lisa Westkaemper, a candidate for Rockland City Council.
I have experience as a municipal...
Lepage weekly radio address: Question 1 Is about a third Casino, not Education or jobs
Wed, 10/18/2017 - 9:15am
AUGUSTA — Once again, special interest groups are not being honest and upfront about a ballot...
Question 1, Citizen Initiative: An Act To Allow Slot Machines or a Casino in York County
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 9:15am
On November 7, Maine voters will be asked whether to allow a "certain company" to operate table...
Forum on November ballot questions in Thomaston Nov. 3
Mon, 10/16/2017 - 4:15pm
Coastal Senior College of Knox and Lincoln counties and the Midcoast League of Women Voters will co...
Maine League of Women Voters November 2017 Election Guide
Mon, 10/16/2017 - 11:15am
The League of Women Voters of Maine Education Fund has released its 10th Easy-to-Read Voter Guide...
Three candidates vie for Rockland City Council
Thu, 09/28/2017 - 12:15pm
ROCKLAND – Rockland residents voting for city council members in November will see three names on...
Two contenders run for Rockland council seats
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 6:45am
ROCKLAND – Three weeks have gone by since the more recent of two city council contenders submitted...
Secretary Dunlap announces final wording of referendum questions
Thu, 09/07/2017 - 2:30pm
AUGUSTA - Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap has finalized the wording of the two citizens'...
Knox County Democrats present candidate listening session with Jim Boyle
Thu, 08/31/2017 - 10:15am
THOMASTON — Listening session at Watts Hall in Thomaston with Democratic gubernatorial candidate...
Maine Dems to focus on local campaigns with new partnerships
Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:30pm
AUGUSTA — As part of its commitment to electing Democrats in every corner of the state, the Maine...
Rep. Ann Beebe-Center, Sen. Dave Miramant rate high on Maine People’s Alliance scorecard
Wed, 08/16/2017 - 10:15am
The Maine People's Alliance released its annual legislative scorecard today, highlighting votes...
Monroe Democrat announces run for 2nd Congressional District
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 7:00am
MONROE — Jonathan Fulford from Monroe, Maine is running for Congress in the 2nd Congressional...
King, Rounds reintroduce bill for small businesses, banks, to have say in CFPB decision making
Wed, 07/19/2017 - 3:30pm
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Angus King (I-Maine) and Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) today reintroduced...
King releases Facebook video urging collaboration on healthcare
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 1:45pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the failure of the second iteration of the Senate health care...
Lincolnville voters pass $1.9 million budget at June 15 Town Meeting
Mon, 06/19/2017 - 3:45pm
LINCOLNVILLE — Sixty-one registered Lincolnville voters attended the annual Town Meeting June 15,...
Camden approves $8.35 million budget at well-attended annual Town Meeting
Wed, 06/14/2017 - 11:45pm
CAMDEN — The lower level of the Camden Opera House had just three or four dozen open seats during...
Camden voters show support for regulated marijuana use and retail sales in town
Wed, 06/14/2017 - 12:45pm
CAMDEN — The paper ballots and final tallies on Camden’s non-binding advisory referendum question...
Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Rockport voters
Wed, 06/14/2017 - 12:30pm
Thank you for allowing me to represent you these past nine years as a member of the Rockport Select...
Poole, Thompson picked for Vinalhaven Board of Selectmen, voters turn down school budget
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 11:00pm
VINALHAVEN — Vinalhaven voters re-elected Donald Poole to Board of Selectmen Tuesday night, with...
Warren elects Peabody, Luce to Board of Selectmen, approves school budget, state bond referendum
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:30pm
WARREN — The town of Warren reported a total of 184 voters turning out to the polls Tuesday, a hot...
Lincolnville elects Fishman, Gerritsen to Board of Selectmen
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:15pm
Lincolnville voters have elected two new faces – Joshua Gerritsen and Jonathan Fishman — to the...
Camden voters turn out in droves: McKellar, Falciani, Lookner elected to select board, new middle school bond approved
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 8:45pm
CAMDEN — More than 1,700 Camden voters lined up on a sweltering June 13, with temperatures pushing...
Rockport voters elect new select board members, say yes to middle school construction
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 7:45pm
More than 1,040 Rockport elected three select board members and approved a $25.2 million bond to...
Today is reserved for voting: Get to your polls and participate in local democracy
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 8:30am
Polls have opened in every municipality this morning, with lots on the ballots, depending where one...
Letter to the Editor: Support Brooke Kehoe to Rockport Library Committee
Mon, 06/12/2017 - 1:15pm
I am writing to express my support and encourage Rockport voters to elect Brooke Kehoe for the...
Lincolnville Board of Selectmen candidate: Josh Gerritsen
Thu, 06/08/2017 - 12:15pm
Josh Gerritsen is seeking one of two three-year term positions, June 2017 to June June 2020, on the...
Sanford ‘Sandy’ Delano: Why I’m running for Lincolnville Board of Selectmen
Tue, 06/06/2017 - 6:15pm
For a long time, running for public office is something I have meant to do because I believe that...
Lincolnville Board of Selectmen candidate: Sanford Delano
Tue, 06/06/2017 - 3:15pm
Sanford “Sandy” Delano is seeking one of two three-year term positions, June 2017 to June June 2020...
Letter to the Editor: In support of Camden’s Beveridge and McKellar
Mon, 06/05/2017 - 1:15pm
I am writing this letter to the Editor to share some of my insight since attending a few of Camden'...
Letter to the Editor: About this middle school
Sun, 06/04/2017 - 9:00pm
On June 13, the voters of Rockport and Camden will go to the polls to consider many decisions...
Letter to the Editor: In support of Camden-Rockport Middle School bond
Fri, 06/02/2017 - 3:15pm
After our long winter, I've been savoring the flowers sprouting all over town. Even more cheering,...
Don White: Why I am running for a third term on the Camden Select Board
Wed, 05/31/2017 - 3:00pm
I'm, Don White. I have been a year-round resident for 26 years. I am seeking a third term as your...
Bill Chapman: Why I am running again for Rockport Select Board
Wed, 05/31/2017 - 3:00pm
To my friends and voters in Rockport: I gave a lot of thought to this before deciding to run for...
Letter to the Editor: In support of Tom Gray
Tue, 05/30/2017 - 2:45pm
I came to know Tom Gray through my years in our local school system, and we have stayed in touch...
Missed Camden’s candidate forum? Tune in, listen and get to know who’s running
Fri, 05/26/2017 - 7:15pm
CAMDEN — Five of the six candidates running for a total of three open seats on Camden's Select...
Why I’m running for Camden Select Board: Alison McKellar
Thu, 05/25/2017 - 12:30pm
I grew up here in Camden, splitting my time with my dad, who still lives on Spruce Street, and my...
Candidate’s night in Waldoboro May 30
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 7:00pm
WALDOBORO — The Waldoboro Business Association is hosting a "Meet the Candidates" event at the...
As deadlines inch closer, towns with June elections report varying numbers of confirmed candidates
Wed, 04/26/2017 - 2:30pm
A handful of area towns are preparing for their annual June town meetings and elections, and as...