on Jan. 12, 2016, at 4:42 p.m.
On Sunday, I tried to start up a new-to-me generator that my wife and I bought in November on the Facebook page Bar Harbor Barter & Swap. Eight years we have lived in our house in Ellsworth, muddling our way through occasional outages with a power inverter that I would …
By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 12, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.
A fresh snowstorm is expected to bring up to a foot of snow in some communities Tuesday night and into Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 10, 2016, at 3:42 p.m.
AMHERST | Route 9 in Amherst was reopened to traffic after being temporarily closed when a car struck a utility pole and power lines fell onto the roadway, Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland said shortly before 6 p.m. McCausland said the crash occurred around 3 p.m., …
By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 10, 2016, at 12:41 p.m.
The stormy weather brought 30 to 35 mph winds, with gusts as high as 55 to 60 mph.
By Bill Trotter on Jan. 10, 2016, at 10:34 a.m.
Such police chief-sharing arrangements are rare in Maine but not unheard of.
By Judy Harrison on Jan. 09, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
A 26-year-old woman was injured critically Friday night when the car she was driving rolled over into a ditch off Route 200.
By Bill Trotter on Jan. 07, 2016, at 6:15 p.m.
MMA President William Brennan, who is on the cruise, said the ceremony was “cathartic, well done, and appropriate.”
on Jan. 06, 2016, at 11:34 a.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Ellsworth High School cafeteria, 299 State St., Ellsworth, Maine ELLSWORTH, Maine — An Empty Bowls Supper will be held 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, at Ellsworth High School cafeteria. The price of $5 per person or $10 per family purchases …
By Bill Trotter on Jan. 05, 2016, at 7:50 p.m.
The house caught fire after creosote in the chimney ignited and flames spread into abutting structural beams.
By Bill Trotter on Jan. 05, 2016, at 11:15 a.m.
Two local luxury yachts makers are joining forces in a purchase agreement that was announced Tuesday.
By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 03, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
Communities affected include Franklin, Sorrento, Sullivan, Eastbrook and Waltham.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 31, 2015, at 2:02 p.m.
CASTINE | A crew of 210 Maine Maritime Academy students and staff will sail out of Castine on Saturday en route to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, the school announced Thursday. The training ship State of Maine will depart for the two-week training at 10:30 a.m. under the direction …
By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 31, 2015, at 9:21 a.m.
The damage is so severe a cause likely will not be determined.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 29, 2015, at 6:53 p.m.
Sunday’s program will be the first to publicly show video of the wreck, located at a depth of 15,000 feet beneath the Atlantic.
By Nick McCrea on Dec. 29, 2015, at 4:28 p.m.
The MDEA seized 150 grams of crack cocaine, $9,000 cash and arrested three on Monday in connection with a trafficking investigation.
By Nick McCrea on Dec. 29, 2015, at 12:20 p.m.
Much of Maine is in the midst of its first significant winter storm of the season, but the lion’s share of accumulation is yet to come.
By Erin Rhoda on Dec. 29, 2015, at 8 a.m.
“Good things still happen in the world.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 28, 2015, at 5:43 p.m.
A winter storm is expected to strike Maine, bringing with it the potential for as much as a foot of snow in some parts of the state and a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain in other areas.
By Bill Trotter on Dec. 27, 2015, at 7:43 a.m.
Opponents say the operation could pose a threat to the safety of planes coming and going from Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport by attracting more birds to the location.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 26, 2015, at 6 p.m.
A low-pressure system swept across the state early Sunday morning bringing snow, sleet, freezing rain and rain.