The Alna Board of Selectmen expects to receive a citizen’s petition to modify school choice in response to concerns about growing enrollment and possible fraud.
Despite Edgecomb’s 437-373 vote to legalize recreational marijuana in November 2016, the results of a recent survey show opposition to recreational-marijuana businesses within town limits.
The town of Alna’s historic buildings – a 228-year-old meetinghouse and two one-room schoolhouses – need repairs to address existing issues and prevent more damage.
Residents of Englebrekt Road in Edgecomb have concerns about a state plan to modify the nearby intersection of Route 1 and Route 27, but the project engineer says a small tweak can resolve the issue.
The town of Edgecomb unveiled a plaque Thursday, Oct. 5 dedicating its 5-year-old fire station to the town’s volunteer firefighters.
An SUV rear-ended a horse-and-buggy on East River Road in Whitefield the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 4, causing damage to both vehicles but no injuries.
A Dresden firefighter and first responder removed from the department after 21 years is appealing her dismissal in Lincoln County Superior Court.
Brake failure contributed to a commercial truck rollover on Route 27 in Edgecomb the afternoon of Friday, Sept. 15, according to police.
A Waldoboro man whose February trial on charges of sex crimes against a young girl ended with a hung jury has reached a plea deal.
A family of six and their dog escaped a fire at an 1850s farmhouse in Whitefield early Sunday, Sept. 3. The house burned down and two cats are missing, but firefighters saved a nearby building with more animals inside. Homeowners John and Melanie Pagurko and their four daughters were asleep when a smoke detector went off, according […]
A motel guest with a coffee mug and a firefighter with a garden hose helped prevent an electrical fire from spreading at the Pioneer Motel on Route 1 in Edgecomb on Saturday, Sept. 2. Firefighters from Edgecomb and three neighboring towns responded to finish the job and clear the building of smoke. The fire appears to have […]
An Edgecomb man was sentenced Monday, Aug. 28 for an armed robbery at a Boothbay Harbor hotel on Sept. 18, 2016.
A Waldoboro man pleaded guilty Tuesday, Aug. 22 to 38 charges in connection with a fall 2016 crime spree that included three narrow escapes from police, several burglaries, a car theft, and a police standoff.
The Lincoln County Fire Chiefs Association recognized members for lifetime achievement and for their ongoing commitment to the fire service and the association during its annual meeting Wednesday, Aug. 16.