By Stephen Betts on July 18, 2016, at 4:20 p.m.
Police, medical professionals and social workers gathered Monday at Rockland City Hall to discuss the opiate crisis and the need for recovery centers in the region.
By Stephen Betts on July 18, 2016, at 12:51 p.m.
The public works director for the town has sued the former chairman of the board of selectmen, claiming the official assaulted him more than a year ago.
By Stephen Betts on July 17, 2016, at 11:39 a.m.
A citizens group hailed the approval last week of local laws that will regulate any future energy plants in the city.
By Stephen Betts on July 17, 2016, at 10:56 a.m.
The vehicle was stolen either late Friday night or early Saturday morning from Rockport, and it was later found torched in Cape Elizabeth.
A joint effort by the Camden and Rockport police departments has led to a teenager being charged in connection with 50 motor vehicle break-ins. Camden and Rockport Police Chief Randy Gagne said Tuesday that the joint investigation by officers from both departments including Detective Curt Andrick led …
By Stephen Betts on July 08, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
No one was injured in the blaze, but a cat died, according to Friendship Fire Chief Kevin Benner.
By Stephen Betts on July 08, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
Three people were injured Thursday afternoon in a three-car crash on Route 17.
By Stephen Betts on July 08, 2016, at 1:09 p.m.
A video shows Douglas Merrifield attempting to strangle a 12-year-old boy six times within the first 10 minutes of the recording, according to the affidavit.
By Stephen Betts on July 08, 2016, at 10:26 a.m.
“It was a great day,” Capt. Kip Files said.
By Stephen Betts on July 08, 2016, at 10:11 a.m.
The city department decided last month against applying for a grant to help pay for the resource officer but instead is seeking money to pay for an officer to deal with the opiate crisis in the community.
By Stephen Betts on July 07, 2016, at 1:45 p.m.
A judge approved last week a settlement related to the crash that killed a young Massachusetts boy and injured two of his family members.
By Stephen Betts on July 06, 2016, at 8:38 p.m.
Rockport Police Chief Randy Gagne said the department received reports Wednesday of five motor vehicles and one home being burglarized.
By Stephen Betts on July 06, 2016, at 7:55 p.m.
The City Council voted unanimously Wednesday evening to approve a $12.3 million municipal budget that leaves in question whether Rockland will have a full-time staff attorney. The council also voted unanimously to appoint Assistant City Manager Audra Caler Bell as acting manager. At the Wednesday night meeting, …
By Stephen Betts on July 06, 2016, at 6:07 p.m.
The Queen Mary 2 is 1,132 feet long and can carry more than 2,600 passengers and a crew of 1,250.
By Stephen Betts on July 06, 2016, at 2:05 p.m.
A Warren couple has filed a federal lawsuit against Knox County, accusing sheriff’s deputies of illegally entering their home, assaulting them and falsely arresting them.
By Stephen Betts on July 06, 2016, at 9:57 a.m.
The City Council spent more than $25,000 in outside legal fees in the last five months to advise it on labor issues as employee turmoil boiled over in Rockland.
By Stephen Betts on July 05, 2016, at 4:55 p.m.
A discount store that has met strong opposition from residents is not giving up its effort to locate a store along Route 1.
By Stephen Betts on July 05, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
Crews from the U.S. Coast Guard station in Rockland rescued two people from a sailboat taking on water Tuesday about 6 miles southeast of Owls Head Lighthouse.
By Stephen Betts on July 05, 2016, at 3:36 p.m.
An auction of the property, building and equipment at Sea Hag Seafood had been scheduled for June 17 but was postponed.
By Stephen Betts on July 05, 2016, at 2:31 p.m.
The only significant question remaining for the councilors will be whether to include money for a full-time staff attorney.