By Abigail Adams on Jan. 05, 2017, at 9:23 a.m.
The ordinance would not only be an extra tool for law enforcement, but would also enable landlords to work with their tenants to “keep them contained.”
By Abigail Adams on Jan. 05, 2017, at 8:18 a.m.
Wiscasset voters soon will decide whether to adopt a six-month ban on marijuana-related businesses to give the town time to develop regulations for the businesses.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 04, 2017, at 6 p.m.
The DDG 115 “looked great and performed well,” new BIW President Dirk Lesko said in a release. “It’s a ship Bath Iron Works can be proud of.”
By Nick McCrea on Jan. 04, 2017, at 5:18 p.m.
Belfast has put a hold on any retail marijuana operations for at least 180 days, and perhaps longer, as it weighs how to regulate the expected industry.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 04, 2017, at 4:08 p.m.
The founder of the Midcoast Youth Theater charged in September 2016 with six counts of unlawful sexual contact and sexual exploitation of children pleaded not guilty Tuesday to those allegations, as well as 10 additional charges alleging similar conduct against two others.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 04, 2017, at 2:23 p.m.
“Bangor reported 0.15 inches of ice. That glaze of ice can make traveling dangerous.”
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 04, 2017, at 12:18 p.m.
A charge of aggravated operating under the influence filed against the correctional administrator for Two Bridges Regional Jail in Wiscasset will be dismissed and he will plead to a lesser charge if he abides by conditions set by a judge on Tuesday.
By Nick McCrea on Jan. 04, 2017, at 7:17 a.m.
The gaudy, lime green former home of Dos Amigos Mexican restaurant, at 144 Bayside Road, is getting a makeover and a new life, likely as a cafe and lounge.
By Nick McCrea on Jan. 03, 2017, at 1:02 p.m.
A Rockport man suffered serious injuries when fire swept through his mobile home early Tuesday, according to the Maine fire marshal’s office.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 03, 2017, at 9:45 a.m.
An undisclosed number of handguns stolen from store on Route 1 in Brunswick were recovered not long after the burglary. They were hidden in the snow.
By CBS 13 on Jan. 03, 2017, at 8:31 a.m.
Police say a man held a machete against a woman’s throat and threatened to kill her and her three children.
By CBS 13 on Jan. 03, 2017, at 7:47 a.m.
One person has been brought to the hospital in an overnight fire in Rockland.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 02, 2017, at 4:31 p.m.
Leverett “Tink” Mitchell was 68.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 02, 2017, at 11:58 a.m.
“He had a breathing issue.”
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 02, 2017, at 7:56 a.m.
A 54-year-old Phippsburg man was arrested early Monday morning after a standoff at his home that lasted more than seven hours.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 31, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
As of noon on Saturday, more than 16,000 CMP customers were without electricity. Meanwhile, nearly 700 Emera Maine accounts were waiting for service to be restored.
By Abigail Adams on Dec. 31, 2016, at 9:29 a.m.
Two individuals walked away from a single-vehicle crash that temporarily shut down both lanes of traffic on Route 32 in Waldoboro on Friday evening.
By Nick McCrea on Dec. 31, 2016, at 7 a.m.
“The competitiveness of trying to find an apartment is one of the most stressful factors. It’s like a battle of the fittest.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 30, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.
The snow knocked out power to more than 100,000 residents, brought down utility lines and even caused the University of Maine’s Mahaney Dome to collapse.
By BDN Staff Report on Dec. 30, 2016, at 6:10 p.m.
The fire broke out about 1 a.m. Friday.