By Nick McCrea on Oct. 20, 2016, at 10:14 a.m.
Mathew and Nick Day, are suing their former stepfather, Donald Arsenault, and a Portland businessmen after a probate judge ruled that their dead mother’s will had been forged.
By Susan Sharon, Maine Public on Oct. 20, 2016, at 8:26 a.m.
Conservation groups are raising red flags about what they say are two significant fish kills in Ellsworth and Brunswick over the past week.
By Beth Brogan on Oct. 19, 2016, at 3:25 p.m.
“We’re working really hard to turn this place around,” Nils Tristan said.
By Christopher Cousins on Oct. 18, 2016, at 6:22 p.m.
“He was able to bring a balance to it, maintaining the integrity and decorum of the chamber.”
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 18, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
A fire that destroyed a lobster boat Sunday morning has been ruled accidental.
BDN staff reports on Oct. 18, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.
A 2-year-old died Monday morning when a tractor driven by his grandfather accidentally backed over him, state police said.
By Danielle McLean on Oct. 18, 2016, at 6:04 a.m.
It is nearly impossible for Maine residents to know how much state money is being spent on contracted services, which private businesses and nonprofit organizations receive large state contracts, and why those vendors won the work — even though a new state law requires information about competitive contracts to be made public online.
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 17, 2016, at 4:49 p.m.
The largest donation the city has received will help bridge a gap in the Rockland Harbor Trail.
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 17, 2016, at 4:35 p.m.
Nickles said he does not believe it was intentionally set.
By Beth Brogan on Oct. 17, 2016, at 3:22 p.m.
The first Arleigh Burke-class destroyer built at Bath Iron Works since the class was restarted left the shipyard for sea trials Monday.
By Emily Burnham on Oct. 17, 2016, at 10:21 a.m.
“Ours is Neapolitan style, so it’s very thin, it’s soft, and it’s highly digestible. You can fold it.”
By Beth Brogan on Oct. 17, 2016, at 6:18 a.m.
“I’d been wanting to create a spacecraft and launch it since I was a kid.”
By Fred Bever, Maine Public on Oct. 14, 2016, at 6:17 p.m.
The European Union says it is rejecting a Swedish proposal to ban live American lobster.
By Abigail Curtis on Oct. 14, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.
It’s time for younger people to take over,” Poulin said Friday.
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 14, 2016, at 4:03 p.m.
Rockland renamed one of its streets after both the Coast Guard and one of its former members known as “Mr. Lighthouse.”
By Beth Brogan on Oct. 14, 2016, at 3:26 p.m.
Police do not plan to charge the child due to the child’s age.
By Beth Brogan on Oct. 14, 2016, at 12:21 p.m.
Bath Iron Works announced it will lay off 19 electricians on Oct. 28 if other positions in the company cannot be found for them.
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 13, 2016, at 6 p.m.
“One of the concerns is always what is the appetite of taxpayers to take on more taxes.”
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 13, 2016, at 4 p.m.
“I have a problem giving you an extension. You have embarrassed Rockland nationally, and I am not inclined to do anything extra for you,” one councilor said.