Waldoboro, MElcnme.com

Theodore “Ted” Morse Wooster

For over 50 years Theodore “Ted” Wooster, walked briskly down the hill to his pharmacy on Friendship Street, eager to greet the new day. Clark’s Drug Store was not just a business to Ted, it was his mission to care for the people of Waldoboro. He fulfilled this mission with single-mindedness, good humor, and a passion for helping his clients. As a caring, dedicated pharmacist, he was second to none.
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Friendship, MElcnme.com

Ronald C. Weeks Jr.

Ronald C. Weeks Jr., 45, of Friendship, died unexpectedly aboard his lobster boat while doing something he loved, tuna fishing. Ronnie passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Ronnie was born on Feb. 2, 1976, in Augusta. He attended local schools and graduated from Medomak Valley High School in 1994. He served in the U.S. Army from 1994 to 1998, stationed out of Fort Story, Va. Ronnie served as a watercraft engineer and received many awards and medals, including the Expert Marksmanship Badge. He then went on to work as a lobsterman until his final days. Ronnie enjoyed many outdoor activities, including fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, and spending time with his family.
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Friendship, MEwabi.tv

Authorities investigating deadly motorcycle crash in Friendship

FRIENDSHIP, Maine (WABI) - Authorities are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash in Friendship. The Village Soup reports it happened just before 10 a.m. Saturday on the Colonel Stairs Road. Officials say the person who died was the only one on the bike. The newspaper reports the driver is not from...
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Lincolnville, MEWPFO

Pick-up truck and tractor trailer crash in Lincolnville

LINCOLNVILLE (WGME) -- Early this morning, a pick-up track crashed head-on into a Mack truck with an attached refrigeration trailer on Hope Road in Lincolnville. Matthew Wood, 36, of Lincolnville was travelling south in a 2007 GMC 2500 pick-up truck when he crossed into the path of a 2016 Mack 600 with an attached trailer, being driven by Bradford Francis, 35, of Winslow.
Friendship, MEBangor Daily News

1 dead in Friendship crash

A motorcyclist died in a crash in Friendship on Saturday, according to Village Soup. The crash occurred before 10 a.m. on Saturday on Colonel Stairs Road. The person who died was not local, according to the newspaper, and was the only person on the motorcycle. The Sheriff’s Office has not identified the person pending notification of their family.
Maine StateWPFO

Maine reports second case of Powassan virus this year

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Last month, the Maine CDC reported the first case of the Powassan virus in the state for 2021. Today, the state reported it's second case for the year. Lab tests confirmed the virus in a Knox County resident who likely became infected sometime in June. Powassan virus...
Lincolnville, MEfoxbangor.com

Lincolnville crash results in serious injuries

LINCOLNVILLE — The Waldo County Sheriff’s Office responded to a head-on collision Monday morning that resulted in serious injuries for one of the drivers. Matthew Wood, 36, of Lincolnville was traveling south in a pickup truck on Hope Road around 5:45 a.m. when he allegedly crossed the center line ad struck a tractor-trailer driven by 35-year-old Bradford Francis of Winslow.
Waldo County, MEwabi.tv

Stockton Springs mother indicted for murder of 3-year-old son

WALDO COUNTY, Maine (WABI) - The mother from Stockton Springs accused of killing her 3-year-old son has been formally charged with murder. A Waldo County grand jury on Friday indicted 35-year-old Jessica Trefethen for depraved indifference murder. The medical examiner says her son, Maddox Williams, died last month from multiple...
Boothbay Harbor, MEwiscassetnewspaper.com

Boothbay Harbor police make 3 arrests

Boothbay Harbor Police Department made three arrests between June 17 and July 21. On June 18, Officer Tom Chryplewicz arrested Brad Buckley, 38, of Essex, Massachusetts for operating under the influence. On June 26, Sgt. Patrick Higgins arrested Kathleen Reinhardt, 30, of Edgecomb for operating under the influence with one...
Belfast, MEfoxbangor.com

Missing 80-year-old man found safe

BELFAST — A man from Belfast is recovering after he was found in a ditch Saturday morning. e was unable to walk and suffered from severe hypothermia. According to a news release from the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, Buckmore’s wife contacted the Belfast Police Department early Saturday morning to report he was missing.
Belfast, MEBangor Daily News

Belfast Summer Street party set for Aug. 2

The Belfast Summer Street Party 2021 is on! The party gets started on Monday Aug. 2 at 5 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. or …. the next sunny day. Featuring games, food, ice cream and two great bands we will be celebrating the 200th anniversary of the State of Maine in the 201st year! The party is a little on the skinnier side this year due to COVID so we are calling it “street party lite!” We will have a smaller footprint this year staying only on High Street.