A family with Hancock County roots is at the center of a Valentine’s Day double homicide in which a teenager allegedly fatally shot his mother and brother, and wounded his father. Read More
At Lookout Rock and two other open areas on the hill, hikers are rewarded with stunning views of the nearby Eggemoggin Reach. Read More
As a city girl who grew up in Southern California, I have a great appreciation for animals and the outdoors, though my experience with them has been limited. Read More
Maine regulators downplayed the appearance of a conflict of interest, while others said the firm’s work for both sides should raise questions about what was billed as an independent report. Read More


Travis Healey plans to start selling some serious munchies on High Street. He won’t be selling anything marijuana-related, but he does hope to set fire to some chocolate cake. Read More
A Waldo County jury on Thursday deliberated less than an hour before finding an unlicensed contractor guilty of stealing more than $100,000 from a Monroe homeowner. Read More
In November, Americans will decide whether they will fight for the foundation of liberal democracy and democratic capitalism or whether they will accede to Putinism. Read More
The second-seeded Waynflete boys basketball team defeated Boothbay Region 53-41 to advance to the Class C South regional finals at the Augusta Civic Center. Read More
Mainers are gearing up to strip and expose themselves to the freezing temps of Phillips Lake at this year’s annual Camp CaPella Polar Dip later this month.   On Saturday, Feb. 29, the public is invited to Camp CaPella’s 13th annual Polar Dip fundraiser. Proceeds from… Read More
A pleasure drive through the St. John Valley should not be a rush job. You want to take time to soak up all the history, culture, cuisine, scenery and recreation the region has to offer. Read More