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Holiday Antique and Gift Show on Nov. 19

on Nov. 15, 2016, at 3:19 p.m.
A Ford Ranger was totaled in a single-vehicle accident on Route 129 in South Bristol Monday evening. The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle was taken to LincolnHealth’s Miles Campus in Damariscotta for unknown injuries, according to Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Beck.

Truck slams into rock and flips, trapping driver

By Maia Zewert on Nov. 15, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
Firefighters had to cut a male driver out of his car after he rolled it Monday night on Route 129.

Free Thanksgiving dinner Nov. 24 at Freeport

on Nov. 15, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.

Midcoast Pizza and More to serve free Thanksgiving dinner Nov. 24

on Nov. 15, 2016, at 12:19 p.m.

Damariscotta church to offer free Thanksgiving dinner Nov. 24

on Nov. 15, 2016, at 12:10 p.m.

Dinner to benefit Thomaston Dog Park

on Nov. 15, 2016, at 9:55 a.m.
Lauren Tozier

Man stabbed during domestic dispute in Warren

By CBS 13 on Nov. 14, 2016, at 7:54 p.m.
A man was stabbed by another person during a domestic dispute Sunday night.

Midcoast lobsterman charged with exceeding 800-trap limit

By Bill Trotter on Nov. 14, 2016, at 12:17 p.m.
The lobsterman is accused of fishing 956 traps, which is 156 more than the 800-trap limit.
Nearly 44 years ago, Lewis Hogan Jr.'s (pictured) plane went missing. Neither his body nor the plane have ever been found.

Searchers ask hunters, hikers to lookout for clues pertaining to missing Houlton pilot

By Jen Lynds on Nov. 14, 2016, at 2 a.m.
Hunters and hikers out in the woods this fall are being asked to keep an eye out for the remains of a Houlton-based pilot or his plane that disappeared on a stormy day 44 years ago.
Campaign signs bearing hearts in the traffic island at the intersection of Academy Hill Road, Main Street and Mills Road in Newcastle, Nov. 10, 2016.

Messages of love replace campaign signs in Maine town

By J.W. Oliver on Nov. 13, 2016, at 9:26 a.m.
“My guess is somebody was really wanting to make a statement about moving forward, finding a way beyond the hate and the attacks,” Sen. Chris Johnson, D-Somerville, said.
Firefighters from Woolwich and Bath worked Thursday afternoon to prevent oil spilled in a collision on Route 1 from draining into the Sasanoa River.

Woman allegedly triggered Woolwich crash after intentionally driving into path of tractor-trailer

By Beth Brogan on Nov. 11, 2016, at 12:40 p.m.
A Damariscotta woman faces multiple charges after investigators said she intentionally drove her Ford Focus into the path of an oncoming tractor-trailer Thursday afternoon on Route 1.
Firefighters from Woolwich and Bath worked Thursday afternoon to prevent oil spilled in a collision on Route 1 from draining into the Sasanoa River.

Firefighters prevent oil spill into river after Woolwich crash

By Beth Brogan on Nov. 11, 2016, at 10:42 a.m.
Quick work by area firefighters following crash on Route 1 kept diesel fuel from draining into the Sasanoa River.
Brunswick Junior High School.

Brunswick agrees to $125,000 payment to settle lawsuit by former student

By Beth Brogan on Nov. 10, 2016, at 4:19 p.m.
“It’s a particularly strict enforcement provision.”
THE VACATION PARADOX

Introducing The Vacation Paradox, a new BDN blog network blog

on Nov. 10, 2016, at 1:54 p.m.
The Vacation Paradox: From the persepctive of two Charlestonian’s who moved to Belfast, this is an ongoing blog about how ‘surviving the winter of Maine’ is really an adventure into the heart of northeast culture.
Jacob Davis

Brunswick man charged in alleged stabbing in Bath

By Beth Brogan on Nov. 09, 2016, at 12:38 p.m.
Jacob Davis, 25, was charged with Class B felony aggravated assault.
James Allen

Maine man faces 100 years in prison for raping teenage runaway in Delaware

By Beth Brogan on Nov. 09, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
A 36-year-old Dresden man pleaded guilty in Delaware on Nov. 3 to charges that he raped a 14-year-old runaway at a Delaware motel in 2015.
Wiscasset Fire Chief T.J. Merry (left) and Selectman David Cherry tour the fire station in September.

Wiscasset votes to let firefighters wash cars at fire station

By Abigail Adams on Nov. 09, 2016, at 9:38 a.m.
Voters approved the practice 1,502-707.
Timothy Barbeau

Police: Rockland man tackled, charged after setting fire to neighbor’s home

By Dawn Gagnon on Nov. 08, 2016, at 2:41 p.m.
A 42-year-old man was tackled by a neighbor after he allegedly set fire Tuesday morning to a mobile home off Park Street.
Emergency personnel work on the scene of a fatal crash near the intersection of Main Street and Route 1 in Damariscotta on Monday.

Victim of fatal Damariscotta crash identified as Boothbay man

By Beth Brogan on Nov. 08, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
Police on Tuesday identified a Boothbay man as the person who died Monday morning in a tractor-trailer crash on Route 1 near Main Street.
Emergency personnel work on the scene of a fatal crash near the intersection of Main Street and Route 1 in Damariscotta on Monday.

At least one dead after trucks crash on Route 1 in Damariscotta

By Staff Report, Lincoln County News on Nov. 07, 2016, at 3:25 p.m.
Emergency personnel were at the scene of a fatal crash involving two large trucks on Route 1 in Damariscotta.