Dresden has a new town administrator — Michael Faass, of Edgecomb.
After a record 31 new cases of COVID-19 two weeks ago and 29 a week ago, Lincoln County added a comparatively low 15 cases this week.
Edgecomb’s special election to fill a vacancy on the board of selectmen is Saturday, Dec. 5. The polls will be open at the town hall from 1-7 p.m.
The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to search for a Wiscasset man after a standoff in Dresden on Saturday, Nov. 28.
Bliss Skin Care, a salon offering facials, manicures, waxing, and more, has moved to Nobleboro after three years in Damariscotta.
The Newcastle-based online store Citizen Maine is moving into a retail space in Damariscotta, which it plans to open in the spring, and expanding its offerings to include furniture and interior design.
The owners of Skip Cahill Tire, at 236 Route 1 in Edgecomb, are selling the property after 31 years in business there.
Dresden residents and local dignitaries dedicated a 65-year-old bridge in honor of veterans during a ceremony on Veterans Day, after learning the 1955 dedication didn’t stick.
The applicant behind a rejected proposal to build a permanent boat ramp on the Sheepscot River in Alna is now proposing to use a temporary aluminum roadway to launch boats at the site.
Whitefield Elementary School has a COVID-19 outbreak, with five people testing positive, while two other Lincoln County schools are reporting individual cases.
Attic Heirlooms, the craft and fabric shop in the Damariscotta Center building, will close this winter after seven years in town.
The Alna Board of Selectmen, on Thursday, Nov. 5, tentatively scheduled a special referendum vote for Tuesday, Dec. 8 on a citizen’s petition to amend Alna’s shoreland zoning ordinance.
Sheepscot General Store and Farm in Whitefield installed a 55-kilowatt solar array this summer, the first array to take advantage of a new program for Maine businesses and institutions.
Dresden Elementary School shifted to distance learning Thursday, Oct. 29 and will continue distance learning until Nov. 9 after learning of a COVID-19 case Wednesday, Oct. 28.