News

  • Prosecutorial District VI

    The following are the results from the recent grand jury report.  Information was provided by the District Attorney’s office. Defendants have not yet gone to trial nor been convicted of these charges.

  • Get ready to rub elbows this weekend with some celebrities arriving to participate in the 28th annual golf tournament to benefit Maine Special Olympics.

  • Hoop skirts and full gigot sleeves met skinny pants and tunics on Saturday, Sept. 15 when the Lincoln County Historical Association held a fall fashion show at Water’s Edge resort facility in Edgecomb.

  • The Two Bridges Regional Jail Authority, which started its fiscal year with a deficit, has moved into the black, thanks to a contract with Penobscot County for housing inmates.

  • Cigarette butts and food wrappers were the catch of the day as a small corps of volunteers combed the beach at Ocean Point on Sunday looking for trash that might find its way into the ocean.

  • Sometimes it takes a little patience for a good idea to become a reality. That’s the case with the free medical supplies closet the Community Center has opened.

  • Boothbay Region Historical Society presents “History of the Boothbay Region in Five Objects,” a guided tour of the museum’s collection, on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 11 a.m. The Boothbay region was one of the first regions in Maine to be settled by Europeans and has a rich and exciting history.

  • A sell-out crowd of more than 120 gathered at Spruce Point Inn Sept. 13 for the Rotary’s 16th Hometown Heroes dinner. According to program co-chairman Daren Graves, it was the largest crowd ever to attend the event.

  • The Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District, whose mission is to provide assistance to the community in conservation of land and water resources, has openings on its five-member Board of Supervisors.

  • Darling Marine Center

    An international team of researchers, including Heather Leslie of the University of Maine, has released a new tool for assessing ocean conservation.

  • Local Democrats hope a “Blue Wave” envelopes and wipes out recent Republican electoral success this fall.

  • On Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 7 p.m., Boothbay Railway Village presents an illustrated talk by adventurer Nick Buck recounting his experience traveling the Oregon Trail. In 2011, Nick, along with his brother, Rinker, and his faithful canine companion Olive Oyl set off from St.

  • Please join Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District and Maine Forest Service for another free monthly Woodland Stewardship Tour. On Thursday, Sept.

  • Marine scientist Karina Nielsen will be at the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center in Walpole, on Monday, Sept. 24, to present a “brown-bag” seminar. Her talk, “Bringing an ocean perspective to an urban estuary,” starts at 12:15 p.m.

  • Lincoln County EMA

    In a natural disaster, it may not be possible to get in touch with people who may be in harm’s way. If you or someone you know is unable to communicate with friends or family affected by Hurricane Florence, the Lincoln County Amateur Radio Team is here to help.

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