After one person at Windsor Elementary School tested positive for COVID-19 and a separate probable case was identified, all four RSU 12 schools switched to remote learning from Friday, Oct. 2 through Tuesday, Oct. 6.
The candidates for Maine House District 88 discuss how to help small businesses and address climate change in a forum that will air at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2 on Lincoln County Television.
Kerri Kelley won the September #LCNme365 photo contest with her picture of a sunset at Fishermen’s Memorial Park in Boothbay Harbor.
The Lincoln County News and Lincoln County Television are hosting a series of candidates forums for local legislative districts, as well as for Lincoln County judge of probate.
State Rep. Jeffrey Evangelos, I-Friendship, was the sole participant in the Maine House District 91 forum set to air on Lincoln County Television at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1.
The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported six new cases of COVID-19 in Lincoln County residents and two new hospitalizations — only the fourth and fifth hospitalizations of county residents — in the past week. The agency also reported two more recoveries, leaving 10 active cases among county residents.
The candidates for Maine House District 89 discuss Maine’s need for affordable housing and the state’s reopening plan in a forum set to air on Lincoln County Television at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 30.
The candidates for Maine House District 87 discuss Maine’s income tax and police reform in a forum set to air on Lincoln County Television at 8 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 29.
The first in a series of nine candidates forums to air on Lincoln County Television will feature the candidates for Maine Senate District 13 — Dresden and Sagadahoc County.
Former one-term state Rep. Tim Marks, of Pittston, a self-described moderate Democrat, is challenging three-term state Rep. Jeff Hanley, R-Pittston, in Maine House District 87.
State Rep. Jeff Hanley, R-Pittston, is seeking his fourth straight term representing House District 87 and wants to tackle the state’s looming revenue shortfall by building up its rainy-day fund.
The state is citing pollution as it extends a closure of clam flats in Broad Cove for two months, from Sept. 30 to Nov. 30.
A student at Coastal Kids Preschool in Damariscotta has tested positive for COVID-19, but the school remains open and does not have an outbreak, according to school and state officials.
A recent survey of the local business community about the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic shows that 68% of respondents have had a decrease in sales this year, with 25% reporting sales at less than half of last year’s. Another 10% said year-to-date sales matched the same period in 2019, while 20% reported an increase over last year’s sales.