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Affidavit: Accused kidnapper told victim ‘she might live’

A judge set bail at $250,000 cash for the man accused of kidnapping a Rockland woman.

Living with Trees in the Urban Community

Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/living-with-trees-in-the-urban-community-october-8/ Talk and …
Quilt - Tropical Visions, approximately 82" x 92", designed, stitched and machine-quilted by Sandra L. Hatch.

OVER 200 ITEMS UP FOR BID AT TREKKERS 6TH ANNUAL AUCTION, OCTOBER 22 – BID FOR ADVENTURE, BID FOR FUN, BID FOR KIDS!

Trekkers’ 6th Annual Auction will take place on Saturday, October 22 at the Owls Head Transportation Museum. There are over 200 amazing items to date, …
The 18th annual Bath Citizen Involvement Day is scheduled to be held Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Waterfront Park.

Bath Citizen Involvement Day

Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Location: Waterfront Park, Commercial Street, Bath, Maine For more information: 207-443-8330; cityofbath.com/citizeninvolvementday/ The 18th annual Bath …
Rose Rapp with her pet donkeys at Farmetta Farm. She and her husband Wes Soper decided to close down the farm because of challenges in the business and their personal lives.
Homestead

‘The marriage or the farm’: Why one Maine livestock farm reached the end of its line

“Wes said there’s a choice that’s got to be made,” Rose Rapp said. “The marriage or the farm. I took a deep breath, and processed it. I said, ‘You’re right.’ That’s when we started to get out.”

Jail dilemma dominates Knox County budget talks

The financial crunch facing county jails across the state was at the forefront of the initial budget presentation Thursday in Knox County.
Trunk or Treat fun at Vose Library

Halloween Trunk or Treat at Vose Library!

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Vose Library, 392 Common Road, Union, ME For more information: 785-4733; voselibrary.org/event/halloween-trunk-or-treat/ Location: Vose Library, …
The Killing Kind

Soup & Suspense with Author Chris Holm @ Vose Library

Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Vose Library, 392 Common Road, Union, ME For more information: 785-4733; voselibrary.org/event/soup-and-suspense-chris-holm/ Location: Vose Library, …
 Anna Young, new AmeriCorps VISTA at Trekkers.

Trekkers Welcomes new AmeriCorps VISTA, Anna Young

Trekkers, a local outdoor-based youth mentoring organization, is pleased to announce that Anna Young has joined the Trekkers team as our 2016-17 AmeriCorps VISTA. AmeriCorps …
Community

The Midcoast Symphony Orchestra Concert Series I “Resolute Romantics”

Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: The Orion Performing Arts Center, 66 Republic Ave., Topsham, Maine For more information: 207-846-5378; midcoastsymphony.org …

Maine Marine Patrol investigating sinking of Port Clyde lobster boat

The Maine Marine Patrol is investigating the intentional sinking of a lobster boat in Port Clyde, the second time in two …
Community

Prospect Lots More Than Beans Supper

Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Prospect Community Center, 959 Bangor …

Fashion boutique in Belfast will hold grand opening Oct. 9

Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: 45 Searsport Ave., Belfast, Maine …

Harvest Moon Festival set for Oct. 16 in Belfast

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Steamboat Landing Park, Belfast, Maine …

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