By Stephen Betts on Sept. 30, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
A judge set bail at $250,000 cash for the man accused of kidnapping a Rockland woman.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 30, 2016, at 11:40 a.m.
The financial crunch facing county jails across the state was at the forefront of the initial budget presentation Thursday in Knox County.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 29, 2016, at 7:41 p.m.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:19 p.m.
“I’m rooting for the longest sentence possible. I want him to rot in jail.”
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
A St. George lobsterman has been charged with ordering the sinking of another resident’s lobster boat.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 29, 2016, at 8:33 a.m.
A Portland man grabbed a woman off the street in Rockland and tried to kill her, according to police.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 28, 2016, at 1:11 p.m.
The estimated cost of additions to the Rockland-area high school and middle school range from $7 million to $16.5 million.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 28, 2016, at 11:11 a.m.
Tenants from three apartments were forced outside Wednesday morning from a fire in the second-floor residence.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 26, 2016, at 8:06 p.m.
Four candidates are running for two three-year seats on the five-member Rockland City Council.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 26, 2016, at 2:39 p.m.
The Maine Criminal Justice Academy Board has voted to revoke the certification of former Rockport Police Chief Mark Kelley and approved a consent decree with one of the department’s officers after a review showed that inaccurate training reports were filed with the state.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 26, 2016, at 1:15 p.m.
Jasmine Pike is finally speaking out about the July letter in which Gov. Paul LePage called her “mean-spirited.” She said she was “shocked and appalled” by his criticism.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 25, 2016, at 9:10 a.m.
A former ferry and floating restaurant that the city has threatened to seize for being abandoned broke its mooring Saturday and came close to crashing into the Breakwater.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 23, 2016, at 4:16 p.m.
The Jackson Laboratory will receive $15 million over the next five years as part of an effort to find an effective treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 23, 2016, at 10:49 a.m.
A Rockland woman was sentenced to nine years in federal prison Thursday for dealing crack cocaine as part of a group of 11 people charged last year.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 22, 2016, at 12:09 p.m.
The city and state are investigating possible health care fraud and theft from a fitness center at a local inn.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 22, 2016, at 11:54 a.m.
A board empowered to oversee freight and passenger transportation in Rockland sails under the radar so much that this year no one is seeking its open seat.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 21, 2016, at 5:35 p.m.
The men left the house and got in a vehicle to leave when Joshua Haskell allegedly came out and ran toward the vehicle with something in his hand.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 21, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
A city public services crew and high school students have joined forces to restore a nearly 15-year-old skate park that is in disrepair.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 21, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
A proposal to create a four-season trail that would run from the Camden Snow Bowl to the two ponds that serve as the region’s water supplies received a boost Tuesday from the town.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 20, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
The school board chairman asked whether the commercial nature of the operator would violate terms of the cable agreement.