29, Aug 2014 - Machias, ME Judge dismisses appeals by Washington County sheriff in unemployment disputes
Posted July 30, 2014, at 4:58 p.m. MACHIAS, Maine — A Washington County Superior Court judge Wednesday granted motions to dismiss appeals brought by Sheriff Donnie Smith in disputes with two former employees of the county jail over unemployment benefits.
04, Apr 2014 - Washington, ME Machiasport residents decry prison closure
MACHIASPORT, Maine (AP) — Washington County residents are speaking out against the proposed closure of the Downeast Correctional Facility in Machiasport.
03, Apr 2014 - Washington, ME Judge orders Harrington boy accused of sex offense to attend school or alternative program
Posted March 04, 2014, at 4:15 p.m. Last modified March 04, 2014, at 8:40 p.m. MACHIAS, Maine — A Washington County District Court judge on Tuesday ordered a Harrington boy accused of a sex offense to attend school or an alternative education program pending his trial.
03, Apr 2014 - Washington, ME Calais man gets 5 years for sex crimes
MACHIAS, Maine (AP) — A former Calais man has been sentenced to spend five years in prison for sex crimes against two teenage girls.