Bowerbank, ME

Guilford woman accused of embezzling $900K indicted by grand jury

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (WABI) - A Guilford woman accused of embezzling nearly a million dollars from her employer has been indicted by a grand jury. 51-year-old Terri Moulton is charged with theft and forgery. The Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Office started investigating in February after the owner of DeWitt Machine & Fabrication...
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Tap 62: The Lounge to open in Dover-Foxcroft

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (WABI) -A new restaurant will be opening its doors to the public in Dover-Foxcroft... Tap 62: The Lounge takes inspiration from the past while looking to be a future hub of entertainment and dining in Dover-Foxcroft. “I want it to be like, you can get great quality things...
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Orneville man indicted for kidnapping, domestic violence following April incident in Dexter

DEXTER, Maine — A Penobscot County grand jury has indicted an Orneville man on charges of kidnapping and burglary in connection with an April 13 incident in Dexter. Travis J. Lawler, 32, faces two counts of Class A felony kidnapping, one count of Class B felony burglary and misdemeanor counts of domestic violence assault, domestic violence criminal threatening, domestic violence terrorizing, criminal trespass and criminal mischief.

Sebec dog competes at Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Dancing dog, CH Heart Songs Sigtryggyr Gale of Foxwarren (Trick), competed at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in Tarrytown, New York on June 21. Trick was professionally handled by well-known terrier handler Robert Carusi and won Select Dog (third place) in an impressive line-up of his breed. Trick is...

Former bookkeeper indicted

DOVER FOXCROFT- A Guilford woman accused of embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from the company she worked for has been indicted by the Piscataquis County Grand Jury. Terri Moulton,51, was a bookkeeper at Dewitt Machine & Fabrication in Medford for more than 12 years. An investigation by the Piscataquis...

Penquis Valley Middle School student wins LakeSmart Poster Contest

Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District serves as a resource hub for Maine Lake’s LakeSmart — a free program offered state-wide, which helps waterfront property owners protect the beloved lakes and ponds they live on. Summer kicks off “LakeSmart season” and outreach for the program starts to increase. This year, PCSWCD Educational Coordinator Kacey Weber, made LakeSmart outreach a little more fun with a LakeSmart poster contest.

Local rap album release party to promote suicide prevention

DOVER-FOXCROFT — We are excited to announce a rap album listening party at Central Hall Commons in to promote Suicide Prevention at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 12. Eli Morgan and Mat “Lil Allin” Merrit will be sharing their new music albums entitled “The Vault” and “Care Package.”

Young restaurateur to open cocktail and dessert lounge in Dover-Foxcroft

DOVER-FOXCROFT — A 24-year-old restaurant owner who started his business during the COVID-19 pandemic is investing in Dover-Foxcroft with a second enterprise. Tejai Lee, who opened Chew 62 in the small, rural town with limited dining options, will soon unveil Tap 62: The Lounge. The cocktail and dessert lounge at 920 West Main St. opens on Friday.

Fourth of July events around the region

The towns of Sebec, Dexter and Greenville will each be celebrating Independence Day with events on and around Monday, July 4. The Fourth of July events in Sebec Village begin with fireworks at dusk on Sunday, July 3 with food available. On Independence Day events start with breakfast at 7...

Man wanted in Howland Twp. PD investigation

HOWLAND, Ohio (WKBN) – Howland Twp. police are currently looking for a man as part of an investigation. Police are asking that if you recognize the man call 330-856-5555 and ask to speak with a detective. You can also message them privately on their Facebook page. Howland Twp. PD...

Pick your own strawberries

After a long Maine winter, we always look forward to the warm, sunny days of summer and the farm-fresh produce and vegetables offered at farms and farm stands around the state. June also brings us sweet, juicy strawberries, and with that comes picking your own berries. I am sharing some farms that are offering pick-your-own strawberries, but you need to act quickly because strawberry season only lasts about three weeks and is usually done by the middle of July.