Mount Desert Island
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 31, 2016, at 11:36 a.m.
An escalating “trap war” taking place in the coastal waters of Hancock County has cost lobstermen hundreds of thousands of dollars in lost gear and is prompting state officials to offer a reward for information.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 31, 2016, at 6:55 a.m.
Mary Kellett is being sued in federal court by Vladek Filler over how she handled his now-discredited sexual assault case when she prosecuted him the late 2000s.
on Oct. 29, 2016, at 7:05 a.m.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 28, 2016, at 4:08 p.m.
“Soon, all nine horses will complete their courses of rehabilitation and be available for adoption.”
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 27, 2016, at 2:05 p.m.
“The whole goal is to have these fish migrate out into the ocean and come back [in a couple of years] as big adult salmon to spawn and repopulate the rivers on their own.”
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 25, 2016, at 9:46 a.m.
Critics of the hydroelectric facilities have estimated that together they have killed “thousands” of fish in recent weeks.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 25, 2016, at 6:49 a.m.
Aaron Wagner, 41, was arrested around 4 a.m., nearly a day and a half after the alleged shooting.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 24, 2016, at 8:29 p.m.
Aaron Wagner, 41, of Ellsworth fired a gun at a car Sunday evening in the parking lot of Deane Street Apartments, according to police.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 24, 2016, at 8:10 a.m.
A rear window of the vehicle was shot out in the incident.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 19, 2016, at 10:35 p.m.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 19, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
Doris Buffett, sister of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, has pledged to donate $80,000 to go toward construction of the two cabins.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 18, 2016, at 8:23 a.m.
The street value of the seized drugs is estimated to be $15,000, police said.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 13, 2016, at 3:35 p.m.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 12, 2016, at 5:28 p.m.
City officials and state legislators remain hopeful that the agency will reconsider its decision.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 12, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
A local man died Monday when a sport utility vehicle he was driving crashed on Route 176.