Craig Crosby

Craig Crosby

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Latest Articles by Craig Crosby

April 18, 2014

New bill adds teeth to drunk driving offenses

The bill passed by the Legislature would potentially increase sentences for drunk drivers with prior felony convictions.

April 17, 2014

Winthrop Masonic hall torn down

The Bowdoin Street hall was razed Thursday to make way for an expansion of the library next door.

April 17, 2014

Crews start Augusta cleanup as Kennebec River recedes

Flooding on the river was not as significant as anticipated; and Bond Brook, which never flooded, is no longer a threat.

April 15, 2014

Flooding predictions worsen for Augusta, Hallowell, Gardiner

Heavy rainfall in western Maine is expected to bring flooding to parking lots and buildings on Wednesday.

April 14, 2014

Experts warn of flooding in Augusta, Gardiner

A combination of warm temperatures and heavy rain will likely cause the Kennebec River to crest its banks Wednesday.

April 10, 2014

Maine State Police cracking down on distracted driving

New campaign tells drivers ‘One text or call could wreck it all’ in effort to encourage drivers to keep their eyes on the road and their hands upon the wheel.

April 10, 2014

Fire destroys Winthrop home

A family of four is homeless after a fire destroyed the home they rented on Annabessacook Drive.

April 9, 2014

Fire that destroyed Randolph store was accidental

Owner Dan Kilmer hopes to re-open Webb’s Store on Water Street by early summer.

April 8, 2014

Winthrop town councilors approve hall destruction

Councilors voted Monday to hire a West Gardiner firm to destroy the Masonic hall, making room to expand the town library.

April 7, 2014

Pittston man charged with terrorizing over report of stolen chicken

The chicken’s owner allegedly accused his neighbor and threatened him with a knife; the neighbor told him to go home and sleep it off.