Bayville, ME

Heath E. Barrett, service and obituary

A fireside celebration of life for Heath Edward Barrett, 40, who passed away peacefully February 3, 2022 after a courageous battle with cancer, will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2022. Family and friends are invited drop in all day beginning at 10 a.m., at 431 Atlantic Highway, Warren, the home that Heath built. Please bring your own beverages and camp chairs. Assorted sweet treats will be served in memory of Heath.
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Man killed crossing NJ Turnpike after motorcycle crash

WOOLWICH — A Pennsylvania man who crossed the New Jersey Turnpike on foot after losing control of his motorcycle was struck and killed Thursday night. State Police Trooper Charles Marchan said Andrew M. Aaron, 48, of Glenolden, Pennsylvania hit a guardrail and wound up in the left shoulder near Exit 2 in Woolwich around 9:50 p.m. Aaron got up and crossed the two lanes of the road and was struck in the right lane by a Lexus.
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Arrest Made In Connection With Auburn, Maine Double Homicide

A New York man has been arrested in Maryland in connection with the deaths of a young man and a young woman in Auburn in June. According to a press release from the Maine Department of Public Safety, 34 year old David Barnett, who goes by "Slim", was arrested in Rockland, Maryland. The arrest stems from the June 19th killing of 21-year-old Kelzie Caron, of Maine, and 21-year-old Pierre Langlois of Connecticut.

Rockland Police Department has a new chief

ROCKLAND, Maine (WABI) - The Rockland Police Department has a new chief, and he’s a familiar face. The department has hired Knox County Sheriff Tim Carroll who’s rejoining the department where his law enforcement career began. Carroll joined the Knox County Sheriff’s Office and served as chief deputy...

Waldoboro Man Wins #LCNme365 Photo Contest

Readers selected Kyle Santheson as the winner of the June #LCNme365 photo contest with his picture of a bear having a snack from a birdfeeder. Santheson, a lifelong amateur photographer, usually snaps pictures with his Canon camera. To capture this shot, however, he used the iPhone he had with him.

Man wanted for double killing in Maine arrested in Maryland

AUBURN, Maine (AP) -- Police say a man who was wanted for the killings of two people in Maine has been arrested. Maine State Police said 34-year-old David Barnett, of Port Clyde, New York, was arrested without incident in Rockland, Maryland, and will be held at the Montgomery County Jail pending extradition.

Connecticut man charged for Auburn double homicide

AUBURN (WGME) -- An arrest has been made in connection to a double homicide in Auburn back on June 6. Police say 34-year-old David Barnett of Bristol, Connecticut was arrested in Rockland, Maryland Friday afternoon on a warrant for the murder of Kelzie Caron and Pierre Langlois at a residence on Fourth Street in Auburn.

Philip E. Myers, Sr., service

BELFAST — Philip E. Myers, Sr., 93, long-time Thomaston resident, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, June 28 2022 at Harbor Hill, in Belfast, where he has resided for the past four years. Family and friends are invited to visit Friday, July 15, 2022, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Burpee,...

Suspect in Auburn double homicide has been arrested, state police say

AUBURN, Maine — Maine State Police announced Friday that the suspect in an Auburn double-homicide has been arrested. Thirty-four-year-old David Barnett, or “Slim” of Bristol, Connecticut was arrested this morning in Rockland, Maryland for murder. Barnett will be charged for the deaths of 21-year-old Kelzie Caron of...

Do You Remember These Wooden Playgrounds in Maine?

I am grateful to have had an extremely unique childhood. My mom ran a daycare right from our house so I was always surrounded by friends my age and got to do all sorts of crafts and activities every day. There were always toys at my house to play with,...

Mary Jane Oliver Rines

Mary Jane passed away with her children by her side at Cove’s Edge on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. Mary Jane is the daughter of the late Sterling and Gwendolyn (Pinkham) Oliver, of Nobleboro. She attended the local school. Mary Jane enjoyed long car rides, knitting, reading, and spending time...

12 Maine Amusement Parks and Attractions Perfect for Your Holiday Weekend

Where to go and what to do? Those are a pair of pressing questions that people often end up asking themselves when it comes to holiday weekends in Maine. You know that there's lot of places to go and fun things to be done, but where do you even start? Here's a list of 12 ideas featuring some things you may have already considered, and a few others you probably hadn't.

Tim Carroll to be sworn in as chief of Rockland Police

ROCKLAND – Knox County Sheriff Tim Carroll is about to switch uniforms and shorten his morning commute by a smidge. In a move that creates a full-circle effect, Carroll has been hired to become the next chief of Rockland Police Department. Having started his law enforcement career with Rockland...

Fourth of July Fireworks in Freeport, Maine? How About a Laser Show Instead

Independence Day is quickly approaching, an event-filled day for Mainers to spend the time outdoors, grill up some red snappahs, and watch the fireworks all around the state. It’s also a weekend of insane traffic as neighboring states flock to our shores for a beautiful day outside. With so much going on in different parts of the state, it can be hard to lock down plans and know where to go with so many firework displays and events happening all around.