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Feds seek tougher sentences for veterans who stormed Capitol

During his 27 years in the U.S. Army, Leonard Gruppo joined the Special Forces, served in four war zones and led a team of combat medics in Iraq before...

Feed Our Scholars Haddock Chowder Take-Out Event

November 3, 2021 at 8:41 amSt. Philip’s Church’s in Wiscasset will host a haddock chowder take-out event on Saturday, Nov. 13. Pick-up time is between 4 and 6 p.m.,...

Albert, Gautier upset Auburn at-large School Committee incumbents

AUBURN — Voters went to the polls on Tuesday to elect Auburn School Committee representatives. But in the largely uncontested School Committee election, only the winners of the at-large...

98 percent of UMaine System students have verified COVID-19 shot

ORONO, Maine — Nearly all University of Maine System students who live on campus have verified their COVID-19 vaccination status.The university system, which includes the flagship University of Maine...

Our View: 18 months into pandemic, health care workers still answering call

Unfortunately, 18 months after the pandemic began, we are still asking health care workers to be heroes. Fortunately, they keep answering the call. Despite worries that Gov. Janet Mills’ vaccine...

Biddeford elects Casavant to sixth mayoral term at pivotal time in revitalization

Biddeford Mayor Alan Casavant, who has led the city through a decade of unprecedented change, was elected to a sixth term on Tuesday. Voters chose between the longtime mayor and...

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Report

November 2, 2021 at 12:21 pmSheriff Todd Brackett reports the following: The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to 161 calls for service for the period Oct. 27 to Nov. 2....

Franklin County residents lean toward elected treasurer, more commissioners

FARMINGTON — With all but two towns reporting Franklin County vote results Tuesday night, residents overwhelmingly favored keeping the treasurer’s position elected instead of abolishing it for an appointed...

Progressives on verge of winning Portland council majority after Tuesday’s election

PORTLAND, Maine — Progressives won two of three city council races in Tuesday’s election with another tight one awaiting a ranked-choice tally, putting them on the cusp of a...

Carbon Leaf to perform at Portland’s One Longfellow Square

Carbon Leaf members from left are Jon Markel, Carter Gravatt, Barry Privett, Jesse Humphrey and Terry Clark. Brittany Diliberto photo To begin with, Carbon Leaf is one of the...

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1 killed, 9 wounded, in shootings Tuesday in Chicago

One person was killed, and nine others were wounded, in shootings Tuesday in Chicago. A 15-year-old boy was fatally shot in Noble...

China Notifies Firms of Tougher Investment Rules for Big Tech

SINGAPORE—China has notified some companies of new rules that require the...

Family, LAPD appeal to teen’s killer to turn themselves in

Raw emotions were on full display as the family of Tioni Theus gathered for a vigil outside the Los Angeles Police Department’s 77th Street...