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.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 19, 2016, at 10:59 a.m.
The new Wadsworth Street bridge spanning the St. George River will have a formal opening ceremony on Oct. 5.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 16, 2016, at 3:10 p.m.
A frequent critic of the City Council has entered the race to join that board.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 16, 2016, at 1:42 p.m.
An attorney has surrendered her license amid allegations that she mismanaged an elderly client’s finances and submitted a false application for the woman to receive state assistance.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 16, 2016, at 12:13 p.m.
The dearth of affordable housing is keeping millennials out of Rockland, and Councilor Valli Geiger hopes one action by the city council will offer some relief.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 16, 2016, at 11:57 a.m.
Nobleboro’s fire chief was arrested Tuesday, accused of domestic violence assault.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 15, 2016, at 8:58 a.m.
The state argued it needed to become conservator because Dean, who had never lived independently, was not capable of managing his finances.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 14, 2016, at 10:47 a.m.
The MDEA said this was an extremely large amount of heroin for the Belfast area.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 13, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Jean Chalmers, 88, died Monday at her home in Hanover, New Hampshire.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 13, 2016, at 5:11 p.m.
The city is discovering an increasing number of shared sewer lines that run across the back of homes, and sometimes under them, creating a legal nightmare.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 13, 2016, at 8:45 a.m.
The Parks Commission is hoping a trail system can be developed across the community to a hill overlooking Rockland.