on July 21, 2016, at 11:47 a.m.
Saturday, July 30, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Frankfort Congregational Church, Main Road, Frankfort, Maine FRANKFORT, Maine — A turkey supper will be held 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 30, at Frankfort Congregational Church, UCC, Main Road. There will be turkey, potato, peas, stuffing, gravy and homemade pies. The …
on July 20, 2016, at 3:42 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Holden Congregational Church, 9 Rider Bluff Road, Holden, Maine HOLDEN, Maine — Public supper by church school, 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Holden Congregational Church, 9 Rider Bluff Road. Menu will include homebaked beans, hot dogs, casseroles, coleslaw, salads, rolls, pies and beverages. Prices …
By Judy Harrison on July 20, 2016, at 2:57 p.m.
Four more people charged in connection with a drug distribution ring that allegedly operated in the Dexter area for a dozen years pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to drug conspiracy charges.
By Judy Harrison on July 18, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
Justice Ann Murray found there was probable cause for the murder charge and set bail at $300,000 for Philip Scott Fournier of East Millinocket.
By Darren Fishell on July 18, 2016, at 6:11 p.m.
The estate of the bankrupt Great Northern Paper has filed claims against a number of past vendors of the shuttered paper mill.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 18, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.
Town Manager Ron Weatherbee wants to finish his career the way it began. That’s why the 62-year-old plans to resign his position by Sept. 1 to become a math teacher.
By Darren Fishell on July 18, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
In large part, these efforts centered on the same bills, setting restrictions on new landfill capacity, influencing the state’s waste management priorities and attempting to create new incentives for energy generated from trash.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 15, 2016, at 7:25 p.m.
The U.S. House passed legislation Thursday that would block federal funding for new national monuments, including one in Maine.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 14, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
Towns where mills close or unemployment spikes due to business downturns typically see increases in pet abandonment, said Liam Hughes, director of the state Animal Welfare department.
By Dawn Gagnon on July 14, 2016, at 4:48 p.m.
Quarter-sized hail and winds of up to 60 mph are possible, forecasters said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 14, 2016, at 11:47 a.m.
A local man who died in a June altercation, reportedly in a dispute over rental property, died of asphyxiation.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 13, 2016, at 5:02 p.m.
The platform to be voted on at the Republican party’s national convention next week in Cleveland includes limits to presidential authority to designate national monuments thanks, in part, to the work of a Maine lawmaker, officials said Wednesday.
on July 13, 2016, at 9:14 a.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Sacred Heart Church, Routes 2 and 168, Winn, Maine WINN, Maine — A baked bean supper will be held 4-6 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at Sacred Heart Church, Routes 2 and 168. The menu will include homemade baked beans, hotdogs, rolls, salads …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 12, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
The spontaneous combustion of oily cleaning rags may have ignited a two-alarm fire overnight Monday that damaged a Route 11 restaurant’s basement, officials said Tuesday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 11, 2016, at 12:03 p.m.
President Woodrow Wilson established 5,000 acres on Mount Desert Island as a national monument, the forerunner of what would become Acadia National Park.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on July 10, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
“We want everybody getting involved in the region, not just this town doing this and this town doing that.”
By Dawn Gagnon on July 10, 2016, at 2:08 p.m.
The pileup shut down Route 1A for about 45 minutes and caused major traffic backups.
on July 08, 2016, at 4:01 p.m.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Kenduskeag Union Church, Across bridge from Route 15, Kenduskeag, Maine KENDUSKEAG, Maine — There will be a public baked bean and casserole buffet supper 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at Kenduskeag Union Church, across the bridge from Route 15 in …
By Nick McCrea on July 06, 2016, at 6:06 a.m.
The Maine Criminal Justice Academy board of trustees revoked Sgt. Allen Emerson’s law enforcement certificate of eligibility in May after an investigation.
The MRC has said the size of the Fiberight plant could be reduced from its planned annual capacity of 180,000 tons to 110,000 tons and still be financed, built and profitable.