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.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 12, 2016, at 8:10 p.m.
A fisherman accused of trying to secretly catch lobsters and his sternman have been charged with multiple fishing violations, according to state officials.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 12, 2016, at 5:08 p.m.
The number of liens placed on properties by the city for non-payment of taxes has dropped to an eight-year low.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 12, 2016, at 12:51 p.m.
The intentional sinking of a lobster boat here last week is part of a seasonal pattern of vandalism that ticks up when lobster season kicks into high gear.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 12, 2016, at 9:36 a.m.
Heroin use has been most prevalent among the southern and coastal regions — including Knox County, according to a state analysis.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 12, 2016, at 9:35 a.m.
City Councilor Larry Pritchett announced Monday he is seeking re-election to the city council.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 11, 2016, at 12:12 p.m.
According to witnesses, this wasn’t the first time the suspect had done this.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 11, 2016, at 12:02 p.m.
“That was one of our darkest nights,” Carl Anderson said.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 09, 2016, at 12:07 p.m.
The order was precautionary after a temporary water line was broken.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 08, 2016, at 2:52 p.m.
The Maine Municipal Association Property & Casualty Pool paid $200,000 to the estate of Kara Brewer, the Rockport town manager confirmed.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 08, 2016, at 2:44 p.m.
The first new poles were erected Thursday morning as the city began its long-awaited downtown streetlight replacement project.