Articles by: Steve Fuller

Steve Fuller

Steve Fuller

Reporter at The Ellsworth American,
Steve Fuller has worked at The Ellsworth American since 2012. He covers the city of Ellsworth, including the Ellsworth School Department and the city police beat, as well as the towns of Amherst, Aurora, Eastbrook, Great Pond, Mariaville, Osborn, Otis and Waltham. A native of Waldo County, he served as editor of Belfast's Republican Journal prior to joining the American. He lives in Orland. [email protected]
  • Turkey shoot event all about fun, safety and scholarships

    Turkey shoot event all about fun, safety and scholarships

    EASTBROOK — On Sunday mornings in October, men, women and children who enjoy target shooting gather in an off-the-beaten-path gravel pit to see who among them is the best shot. They take safety seriously, but still have fun while doing it. They are also vying for the right to take home a frozen turkey or

  • Ranked-choice voting: A better way or chaos?

    Ranked-choice voting: A better way or chaos?

    ELLSWORTH — Is ranked-choice voting the best way for Mainers to choose their elected representatives or a recipe for electoral chaos? It depends who you ask. Supporters say it will ensure that winning candidates are supported by a majority rather than just a plurality of voters. Others, meanwhile, say it could throw elections into disarray.

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of Oct. 12

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of Oct. 12

    ELLSWORTH — Police responded to two crashes at intersections with stop signs on Oct. 6. Around 10:30 that morning, officers were called to Bridge Hill. Blenda Cousins, 72, of Ellsworth, came down the Bucksport Road in her 2013 Chevrolet and stopped at the stop sign at the intersection with the Surry Road. She pulled out

  • Teen driver is charged after car crashes, rolls

    Teen driver is charged after car crashes, rolls

    ELLSWORTH — A teenage driver was charged with two offenses after crashing a car Monday afternoon. Police said Georgia Connell, 18, of Ellsworth was driving a 2008 Toyota on Red Bridge Road around 3:15 p.m. when she went off the road and the vehicle rolled over in the woods. A 17-year-old girl was a passenger