By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 01, 2016, at 6:42 a.m.
“They have been shipped from here in central Maine to New York City, believe it or not,” a marveling Gordon Kenyon said recently.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 30, 2016, at 6:05 p.m.
Voters in Regional School Unit 71 will be asked to approve a $6.7 million bond to renovate the aging Belfast Area High School at the polls on Election Day this fall — but they will not be asked to deep-six the school’s swimming pool.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 29, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.
Richard Peavey threatened to “run his tractor-trailer into the house and kill everyone in it,” according to the police report filed at Waldo County District Court.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 29, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
Regional School Unit 71 directors are leaning toward doing a $10 million facelift on Belfast Area High School, but some troubled taxpayers feel the plan they call too expensive and too ambitious is being rushed through too quickly.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 26, 2016, at 7:15 p.m.
Police are warning heroin users that a pair of drug overdose deaths in Waldo County raise the possibility of fentanyl contamination.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 26, 2016, at 7:24 a.m.
“I am discouraged, upset and bewildered by the situation that my family has encountered with the National Park Service.”
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 25, 2016, at 7:38 a.m.
It’s a music camp for people of all ages and all abilities. They stay in rustic cabins or in tents, and spend most of their time playing music and improving their skills, which can range from rudimentary to near-professional.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 24, 2016, at 6:21 p.m.
It is the second time in a month that police have charged Christy Neumann, 42, for driving while intoxicated with children in her car.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 23, 2016, at 4:49 p.m.
A Montville medical marijuana patient who fought charges of felony drug trafficking and misdemeanor marijuana cultivation was partially vindicated last week when a jury found him not guilty of the more serious crime.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 23, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
A Stockton Springs woman was arrested Sunday at a local motel on a meth trafficking charge.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 22, 2016, at 6:58 p.m.
The Civil War soldier from Maine whose remains were stored haphazardly at the Oregon State Hospital for nearly 100 years has finally come home.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 18, 2016, at 3:57 p.m.
“We have the right for access to the ocean. It doesn’t matter who’s rich and who’s poor,” said resident Richard Robinson.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 18, 2016, at 7:05 a.m.
Caragh Fitzgerald said that home gardeners should evaluate their gardens and think about which vegetable crops are particularly important to them
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 15, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
A crash on Route 1 caused a 45-minute-long closure of the busy coastal thoroughfare, leading to some exasperation among other drivers and leading to three other collisions.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 12, 2016, at 4:41 p.m.
A Brooks man who pleaded guilty to breaking into the Searsport Lions Club hot dog wagon last fall will spend nine months in jail.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 12, 2016, at 6:25 a.m.
“No matter what your disability, you can still garden.”
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 11, 2016, at 11:45 a.m.
The Sheepscot General Store and Farm is located on a country road in the small Lincoln County town of Whitefield, but at lunchtime on a Tuesday afternoon in August it feels like it is the busiest, buzziest place for miles around.
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 10, 2016, at 3:32 p.m.
“He simply fell asleep,” Mike McFadden said. “He was very lucky. The moral of the story is, pull over and take a nap.”
By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 10, 2016, at 2:04 p.m.
The living situation for the tenants was so bad that a group of them have filed a civil lawsuit against the property owner that is pending at Calais District Court.