A three-vehicle accident at the junction of Route 1 and Route 235 in Waldoboro sent two people to an area hospital the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 19.
As overdose deaths throughout the state reach historic proportions, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office and Damariscotta Police Department plan to stock their patrol vehicles with Narcan, an antidote for heroin or opioid overdoses.
The Waldoboro Food Pantry hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new location on the lower level of the former Taction building at 251 Jefferson St. on Tuesday, Oct. 18.
The legal agreement between Wiscasset and the Maine Department of Transportation, which has sparked the formation of a grass-roots group of taxpayers, will be the lone agenda item at the Wiscasset Board of Selectmen’s Tuesday, Nov. 1 meeting.
A Windsor physician who practiced at Sheepscot Valley Health Center in Coopers Mills for more than 30 years died Thursday, Oct. 13 from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident in Windsor three days earlier.
A Maine State Police K-9 helped rescue a missing woman in Dresden on Saturday, Oct. 15.
A Dodge Caliber was totaled in a two-vehicle accident on Route 1 in Newcastle near the Sherman Marsh rest area the afternoon of Tuesday, Oct. 18, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.
“Heave, ho,” onlookers called out as six volunteers from the Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway Museum in Alna pushed Engine No. 9 on the museum’s new turntable Saturday, Oct. 15. The turntable, built from an 1894 Portland Co. design, is the latest addition to the museum, which is devoted to the mission of reconstructing Maine’s historic 2-foot narrow-gauge railway line, engineer Jason Lamontagne said.
Investigators with the Maine State Fire Marshal’s Office have determined that a child playing with matches started the fire that killed two Chicago men in Boothbay the morning of Sunday, Oct. 9, according to Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland.
A 24-year-old Waldoboro woman was taken by ambulance to LincolnHealth’s Miles Campus with non-life-threatening injuries after a rollover at the corner of Main Street and School Street in Damariscotta the morning of Thursday, Oct. 13.
Two people were transported to LincolnHealth’s Miles Campus after a two-car collision on Route 1 in Damariscotta on Wednesday, Oct. 12.
Despite a rain-plagued day for the Regatta, the 2016 Damariscotta Pumpkinfest and Regatta was a success, according to the event’s co-founder, Buzz Pinkham.
The future of net metering for solar energy producers remains uncertain; however, the Whitefield Board of Selectmen voted to move forward with a lease agreement for a grid-tied solar installation at its Tuesday, Oct. 11 meeting.
The Bristol Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to move forward with a feasibility study on the Bristol Mills Dam funded by a conservation organization during its meeting Wednesday, Oct. 5.
Damariscotta voters will decide in November whether to borrow more than $500,000 for a construction project in the Elm Street neighborhood, the construction of public restrooms in the municipal parking lot, a new tractor, and the replacement of a large culvert on Egypt Road.