As the high school basketball playoffs begin, we encourage our readers to go out and support our local teams. You can find a schedule on page 15 in our print edition.
Sightings of endangered shortnose sturgeon in Damariscotta Mills in early January have caught the attention of a scientist with the Maine Department of Marine Resources.
A landmark business in Damariscotta will soon have new ownership, as the Pierce family prepares to sell Yellowfront Grocery to local business owners Gary and Jane Gravel.
About a dozen Edgecomb voters approved moratoriums on recreational-marijuana businesses and floating structures during a special town meeting at the town hall Tuesday, Jan. 16.
A Lincoln County grand jury has indicted Shawna L. Gatto on a charge of depraved indifference murder in connection with the December death of her fiance’s granddaughter, 4-year-old Kendall Chick.
A wheel separated from a station wagon southbound on Route 1 in Nobleboro the afternoon of Wednesday, Dec. 27, striking and damaging two other vehicles.
The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a former teacher at Coastal Christian School in Waldoboro and charged her with the sexual assault of a student under the age of 14.
A train ride to Massachusetts to buy drugs and an attentive conductor have landed a former Westport Island heroin dealer in prison for six years.
A former Boothbay man has pleaded guilty to reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon, a felony, in connection with his accidental shooting of another man in Boothbay on May 1.
The investigation into the death of a 4-year-old Wiscasset girl Friday, Dec. 8, found evidence of numerous recent injuries and “chronic physiological stress,” police said.
The Maine State Police have arrested a Wiscasset woman and charged her with the murder of her fiance’s 4-year-old granddaughter Friday, Dec. 8.
Detectives from the Maine State Police Major Crimes Unit are working with the Wiscasset Police Department to investigate the death of a 4-year-old girl from Wiscasset on Friday, Dec. 8.
A rabid skunk attacked two dogs inside a fenced-in area and attempted to enter a house on Hilton Road in Whitefield late Monday, Dec. 4, but the homeowner shot and killed it in her dooryard.
An 18-year-old from North Whitefield was at his post in the engine room, which kamikazes would target in an attempt to disable ships, when a Japanese plane set its sights on the USS Goodhue off Okinawa on April 2, 1945.