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News Updates

Newest website updates:

Governor stands for dams - January 19th, 2017 - 11:53am
Kennebunk man charged in heroin overdoses - January 13th, 2015 - 3:30pm
Election Results for Arundel and the Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:33am
Election Results for Arundel and Kennebunks - November 5th, 2014 - 10:24am
RSU 21 budget is approved at polls - June 11th, 2014 - 6:43am
$75 Million Renovation Referendum Fails - January 22nd, 2014 - 10:11am
Kennebunk election results - June 13th, 2013 - 10:41am
Things to Do - May 3rd, 2013 - 10:04am

Columns

Summer is time for growth and learning

Superintendent’s Spotlight

Summer learning loss is a common concern for teachers and parents alike. More...

Letters

A vote for a restored Mousam River

To the editor: I urge anyone interested in the future of the Mousam River to read the front page article in the Maine Sunday Telegram (July 16): “River herring making dramatic comeback” (http://www.pressherald.com/2017/07/16/maines-river More...

Obituaries

Steven Michaels

Steven D. Michaels passed away on July 11 at Houlton General Hospital in Houlton, with family and friends at his side. Steven was born Jan. 26, 1947 in Biddeford, the son of Richard Michaels and Florence (Raymond) Michaels. More...

Tax man giveth

The recent state shutdown appears to have done some good after all, at least in RSU 21. The budget deal brokered over the long July 4 holiday weekend between warring factions of the state legislature and Gov. More...

Town’s parks ordinance going back to voters

KENNEBUNK — Just days after Kennebunk voters approved a new parks ordinance, codifying rules and regulations for 19 parks and three public beaches in town, selectmen decided the new rules needed slight tweaking.  Those changes were finaliz More...

Community

No bang for new fireworks ordinance

Despite the advance work put in by Kennebunk public safety officials to ensure compliance with the town’s new fireworks ordinance, the public reaction appears to have been a collective yawn.  In a July 11 report on Kennebunk’s first More...

Selectmen maintain no hiring violation

KENNEBUNK — After repeated commentary during the public comment portion of recent selectmen meetings in Kennebunk, and a call to the cops in one instance when post-meeting debate got a little heated, the question of whether selectmen erred in t More...

Kennebunk bridge is falling down

Demolition of the Route 1 bridge over the Kennebunk River is well underway as seen Sunday morning. The temporary span is visible at right. (Kevin A. Byron photo) More...

Things to Do

Things to Do

The Post accepts calendar listings from nonprofit organizations. Submissions must be received 10 days prior to publication. Please email your listing to editor@kennebunkpost.com and indicate the date of your event in the reference line. More...