Firefighters used a ladder truck to rescue two canoeists from a swift-moving section of the Sheepscot River in Whitefield after their canoe broke up against a rock Saturday, April 4.
A grand jury has indicted an Augusta woman who allegedly “arranged the purchase of drugs” for a Jefferson man who then died of an overdose.
Four years after bucking the party establishment to back Bernie Sanders, Lincoln County Democrats narrowly preferred Joe Biden in the presidential primary Tuesday, March 3.
The newest detective at the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is beginning a transition from patrol duty to the in-depth investigative work of his new role.
Russ Lane’s 2016 film “Looking for a Hero” tells the story of his father’s rescue of five teenagers from a sinking sailboat in 1958. His new book, “Snow Angels on the Moon,” tells the story behind the story – and every bookworm knows the book is better than the movie.
Authorities are investigating new information about a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee under indictment on charges of kidnapping and sexual assault in Lincoln County.
A 38-year-old man currently in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement faces charges of gross sexual assault and kidnapping in connection with an incident in Wiscasset last March.
Newcastle residents know Jon Duke as their friendly and knowledgeable town administrator. But for 14 years, die-hard Boston Celtics fans and media figures have known Duke as co-host of the first and longest-running podcast on the team, “Celtics Stuff Live.”
I first became a customer of Camden National Bank around 2002, when I worked across the parking lot at Movie Gallery.
From a 57-year veteran to one of the county’s newest firefighters, the Lincoln County Fire Chiefs Association recognized excellence in the fire service Aug. 21.
A vacant mobile home in the Pemaquid Villas mobile home cooperative, off Bristol Road in Pemaquid, burned early Monday, Aug. 26.
The summer interns at The Lincoln County News do not fetch the editor’s dry cleaning or organize his file cabinet.
Bags and straws are the villains of the day when it comes to trash.
A few comments from our recent reader survey criticize the newspaper as timid in its coverage of controversial issues and soft on local officials.