Local Catholics says Pope Francis deserves Person of the Year honor
Catholics in central Maine welcomed the news Wednesday morning of Pope Francis being chosen as Person of the Year by Time magazine, saying the pope has elevated the theme of caring and compassion for others by practicing what he preaches.
KJ carrier saves Dresden woman after accident
Troy Rundstrom, 51, has been delivering the paper for at least 25 years and stopped early Monday to help a woman trapped in her car.
Kennbec Journal area police log, Nov. 25, 2013
A Dresden man accused of robbing an Augusta pharmacy earlier this month has been charged with stealing more than $20,000 in equipment from Jewett Jacking.
Police: Suspect in Augusta Shaws pharmacy robbery fled in taxi
Ryan McLaughlin used a taxi for a getaway vehicle on his second pharmacy robbery in 48 hours, according to investigators.
Dresden man arrested in Augusta pharmacy robberies
A Dresden man has been charged in connection with a pair of pharmacy robberies this week at a Western Avenue supermarket.