By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 09, 2016, at 1:06 p.m.
An infusion of $650,000 from the Nature Conservancy and the Atlantic Salmon Federation will help finish what has been called the “largest river restoration project in the country.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 08, 2016, at 7:50 p.m.
As expected, a storm that arrived about noon Monday in southern Maine wreaked havoc with motorists and prompted scores of cancellations.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 08, 2016, at 4:18 p.m.
Citing customers’ increasing preference for electronic rather than personal transactions, KeyBank will close its branch on Central Street on May 6, a company spokeswoman said Monday. The Cleveland-based bank will consolidate its sole Katahdin branch office with its office on West Broadway in Lincoln, said Therese Myers, …
By Dawn Gagnon and Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 08, 2016, at 2:28 p.m.
A 66-year-old man was found dead in a pickup truck that had rolled over and submerged in a creekbed early Sunday, officials said Monday.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 08, 2016, at 11:28 a.m.
Coastal Maine was expected to feel the brunt of the storm, with up to 10 inches in the forecast for Hancock and Washington counties.
By Dawn Gagnon and Nick Sambidies Jr., BDN Staff on Feb. 07, 2016, at 10:38 p.m.
The driver’s name, age and hometown were not immediately available.
By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 07, 2016, at 2:26 p.m.
Days after a snowstorm dumped a foot or more of snow in some locations, Down East and northern and interior Maine could see another half a foot from Monday night into late Tuesday afternoon.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 06, 2016, at 10:25 a.m.
Town officials are starting to look toward applying for grants that would fund water and sewer service to the town-owned property.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 05, 2016, at 1:10 p.m.
The boil-water order applies to the 44 customers on West Broadway between Goding Avenue and the Emera Maine building about a mile to the west.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 04, 2016, at 2:48 p.m.
Town water district employees were working to repair possibly two broken water mains on West Broadway, officials said Thursday. Lincoln Water District workers had been trying to repair a break in the 12-inch main that occurred shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday near Machias Savings Bank. As of …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 03, 2016, at 3:37 p.m.
“I really do think that this is a great opportunity for the region’s businesses to market themselves.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Feb. 03, 2016, at 3:14 p.m.
“Obviously, it’s been a bad year for ice,” Lt. Craig Russell said Wednesday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Feb. 03, 2016, at 2:59 p.m.
The polls will be open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day.
By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 03, 2016, at 1:59 p.m.
“There’s going to be ongoing operations and maintenance going on on that property for quite some time.”
Hartley’s, Machias Savings Bank donate Jeep to help organization prevent and raise awareness about veterans suicide
on Feb. 03, 2016, at 10:41 a.m.
Two Maine businesses have partnered to make helping others a little easier for a local veterans group in its mission to prevent and raise awareness about veteran suicide. Machias Savings Bank recently donated $19,000 to Maine Veterans Project for the purchase of a vehicle that would help the organization transport …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 03, 2016, at 9:16 a.m.
The cause of the fire that destroyed her shop at 222 West Broadway will be logged as undetermined.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 02, 2016, at 6:24 a.m.
There are currently eight international students enrolled at Stearns High School, up from four a year ago.
on Feb. 01, 2016, at 12:42 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Location: Alton Methodist Church, 4527 Bennoch Road, Alton, Maine ALTON, Maine — A breakfast buffet will be held 7-9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at Alton Methodist Church, 4527 Bennoch Road. Menu will include baked beans, eggs, sausage, homefries, pancakes, toast, homemade …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 01, 2016, at 6:19 a.m.
“I don’t know how we could have gotten off to a better start than we have,” Patrick McGowan said.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Jan. 30, 2016, at 12:09 p.m.
PK Floats of Lincoln has just received its Federal Aviation Administration certification to manufacture flotation devices for airplanes and has an ambitious plan for expanding into new markets.