Snow is falling on the way to Jackman, Maine, high in the mountains, where terrain is stark. A moose, covered in white, lies in the road, drawing heat from the friction of tires. The … Read More
    KNOX, Maine — The State Fire Marshal’s Office has determined that a fire that destroyed a house on Aborn Hill Road last week is a case of arson. Sgt. Kenneth Grimes, senior investigator for … Read More
    UNITY, Maine — Eighty-six percent of houses in Maine do not meet minimum housing efficiency standards, a state energy official told about 50 people gathered for a discussion of solar thermal energy at the Unity Community Center on Monday evening. Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine — The City Council on Monday laid the groundwork for future zoning at one of the busiest intersections in Knox County. In an agenda setting meeting, the council recommended placing a request for rezoning a portion of Camden Street for action on the Jan. Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine — The 25-foot pile of dirt next to the Littlefield Memorial Baptist Church on Waldo Avenue has to be removed by the middle of January, according to the city’s code officer. City Attorney Kevin Beal said Code Officer John Root on Dec. 16 gave… Read More
    BELFAST, Maine — At midnight, more than 200 people paraded down the Main Street hill to a bonfire at the boat landing in 40 mph winds and zero degree temperatures to welcome 2009. Read More
    ROCKLAND, Maine — The City Council on Monday hired Rosemary Kulow of New Gloucester to be the new city manager, replacing Tom Hall, who resigned in October. Kulow plans to begin her new job by … Read More
    CAMDEN, Maine — Investigators on Monday continued to look for a cause of the fire that ripped through the Bayview Landing construction project the evening of Dec. 23. Sgt. Ken Grimes of the state Fire Marshal’s Office said Monday his office has not been able to… Read More