A “possible threat” closed Wiscasset schools Thursday, Oct. 24, but the schools reopened the next day after authorities said they had found the person responsible.
The Lincoln County News swept first, second, and third place for its efforts to engage young readers and Lincoln County Magazine took first and second in the category for special publications in the 2018-2019 Maine Press Association Better Newspaper Contest.
The developer who wants to transform the former A.D. Gray School in Waldoboro into housing fielded questions from the public during a meeting at Waldoboro Public Library on Wednesday, Oct. 16.
A woman who has lived most of her life in Waldoboro celebrated her 100th birthday at Waldoboro Green the afternoon of Tuesday, Oct. 15.
Beginning at the age of 12, Michael Connors struggled with alcoholism and addiction for more than 20 years. He overdosed on drugs six times and was saved six times. He was often in jail. But today, more than five years after his last day in custody, the former Wiscasset resident is an alcohol and drug counselor who uses his story to bring hope and encouragement to others as they confront the same issues.
Follow the signs for Bigfoot to the Y-Knot Underground, the new eatery at 590 Main St. in Damariscotta.
A plastic straw, printer paper, and tape is all it takes to make a rocket soar for third graders at Whitefield Elementary School.
A fire caused extensive damage to the McGreevy’s Corner Store building at Kaler’s Corner in Waldoboro the evening of Thursday, Oct. 17. A person and a cat escaped an apartment above the store, and there were no injuries.
After 200 years in existence, some things have changed and some have stayed the same at the Damariscotta Baptist Church. Through it all, the church has remained a solid foundation for the surrounding community.
The Rite Aid at 365 Main St. in Damariscotta will officially make the change to a Walgreens on Nov. 1.
Another impressive crowd of pumpkin enthusiasts from near and far flooded the Twin Villages for the 13th annual Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta over the holiday weekend, Oct. 12-14.
After a rainout last year, Wiscasset’s Scarecrowfest is making a big comeback, with not just a one-day event, but a full week of festivities.
There were clear skies, anticipation, wet clothes, and a floating treasure chest at this year’s Damariscotta Pumpkinfest Regatta, held in Damariscotta Harbor on Monday, Oct. 14.
The green pasture of a Whitefield farm is dotted with 19 alpacas and now a new gift shop that mostly sells items made from the critters’ fiber.