Articles by Abigail Adams
By Abigail Adams on March 29, 2017, at 11:23 a.m.
Edgecomb residents voted unanimously to adopt a temporary ban on floating structures during a special town meeting Monday. The Edgecomb Planning Board has six months to a year before it will need to consider an application for a floating structure.
By Abigail Adams on March 24, 2017, at 4:55 p.m.
A home on Middle Road in Dresden was gutted in a fire that was reported shortly after 11 a.m. Friday.
By Abigail Adams on March 08, 2017, at 3:43 p.m.
“He was doing good. He wasn’t treating opioid addiction with another opioid.”
By Abigail Adams on March 08, 2017, at 2:11 p.m.
The pit bulls, Jasper and Buddha, were ordered to be permanently confined to a secure enclosure and muzzled when off the owner’s property.
By Abigail Adams on Feb. 23, 2017, at 5:19 p.m.
Christopher Poulin, 34, is in serious condition at Maine Medical Center in Portland.
By Abigail Adams on Feb. 23, 2017, at 9:14 a.m.
A Chicago company with a mission to “design and construct enriching, sustainable homes worldwide” will not have an opportunity to build on Wiscasset’s Mason Station properties.
By Abigail Adams on Feb. 23, 2017, at 6:43 a.m.
The Wiscasset Board of Selectmen on Tuesday instituted a no-smoking or vaporizing policy for the community center, community playground and Sherman Park.
By Abigail Adams on Feb. 22, 2017, at 6:24 a.m.
Edgecomb voters will soon decide whether to place a temporary ban on floating homes while the town develops regulations to govern them.
By Abigail Adams on Feb. 15, 2017, at 12:21 p.m.
“There will be an occasion when an officer will witness or is called to a serious crime outside their jurisdiction.”
By Abigail Adams on Feb. 04, 2017, at 11:55 a.m.
A Wiscasset company plans to build two prototype turbine engines in the former maintenance building at Mason Station, which it has agreed to purchase from the town for $18,000.
By Abigail Adams on Jan. 31, 2017, at 1:06 p.m.
There are plans on the table to convert the building into 20 to 25 one- or two- bedroom apartments.
By Abigail Adams on Jan. 19, 2017, at 12 p.m.
“I want to save lives,” Tim Cheney said. “Really, that’s what this is about. It’s about saving lives.”
By Abigail Adams on Jan. 12, 2017, at 9:17 a.m.
The suspension will begin Thursday, Jan. 12.
By Abigail Adams on Jan. 05, 2017, at 9:23 a.m.
The ordinance would not only be an extra tool for law enforcement, but would also enable landlords to work with their tenants to “keep them contained.”
By Abigail Adams on Jan. 05, 2017, at 8:18 a.m.
Wiscasset voters soon will decide whether to adopt a six-month ban on marijuana-related businesses to give the town time to develop regulations for the businesses.
By Abigail Adams on Dec. 31, 2016, at 9:29 a.m.
Two individuals walked away from a single-vehicle crash that temporarily shut down both lanes of traffic on Route 32 in Waldoboro on Friday evening.
By Abigail Adams on Dec. 30, 2016, at 12:32 p.m.
The municipal solar array in Whitefield, the installation threatened by uncertainty surrounding net metering, is now fully operational.
By Abigail Adams on Dec. 30, 2016, at 12:07 p.m.
It is not only the unique ecology of the Damariscotta River and the slow-growth philosophy of Glidden Point that makes a great oyster but also the community that surrounds the river.
By Abigail Adams on Dec. 25, 2016, at 1:07 p.m.
The company that owns the former Mason Station power plant in Wiscasset has paid the outstanding taxes on the property in full, eight days before the town was due to foreclose on the property.
By Abigail Adams on Dec. 23, 2016, at 9:02 a.m.
The Auburn corporation that secured a $500,000 no-bid contract to replace Two Bridges Regional Jail’s air-handling units has yet to complete the job.