A Hampden man who has worked for local law enforcement for decades is now the subject of an investigation.
Hampden Police say they received a tip on April 1st that something inappropriate was happening in the home of one of their part time officers. The man also is a full time dispatcher at Penobscot Regional Communications Center. Director Jim Ryan says that employee has been placed on administrative leave.
It began last month with jury selection, the trial of accused killers Nicholas Sexton and Randal Daluz ended in Bangor Wednesday.
There was a buzz in the courtroom as family members and friends of the victims, legal teams, law enforcement, and spectators who had been there from the beginning, waited for the moment the long-awaited outcome was delivered.
National headlines about the scandal at Veterans Affairs have led many to believe the system is broken.
But here in Maine, many say the VA healthcare system is both efficient and transparent.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Investigators say a blaze at an Augusta apartment building appears to have been intentionally set.
The two-alarm fire at the five-unit Cedar Court building was reported at about 5:45 a.m. Tuesday.
Author and poet Maya Angelou, who rose from poverty, segregation and violence to become a force on stage, screen and the printed page, has died.
She gained acclaim for her first book, her autobiography “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” making her one of the first African-American women to write a best-seller.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A Bangor jury will begin its fifth day of deliberating in the trial of two men charged with killing three people before burning their bodies in a car after a drug dispute.
The father of Olympic Snowboarder Seth Wescott died, after wardens say he suffered a medical emergency and fell into Megunticook Lake in Camden.
According to authorities, 71-year-old James Wescott fell into the water while rowing with a friend Tuesday morning.
A jury in Bangor has now completed their 4th day of deliberations in a triple murder trial.
Randall Daluz and Nicholas Sexton are charged with murder and arson.
The jury was quiet all day until just after 4:30 when they passed a note saying they weren’t unanimous on one of the defendant’s charges.
A Maine jury in the trial of two men charged with killing three people and burning their bodies in a car in Bangor in 2012 has adjourned and prepares for a fifth day of deliberations.
Despite what’s been previously reported, LePage and Brigadier General James Campbell seem to be on the same page when it comes to restructuring Maine’s National Guard. They both say they’re adamantly against it but their opinions might not matter a whole lot in the final outcome.
Bail has been sent at $50,000 cash for an Oakland man accused of brutalizing twin toddlers a few weeks ago.
25-year-old David Devine is charged with two counts of aggravated assault.
Police in Brewer are asking for the public’s help tracking down a convenience store robber.
Officials say yesterday around 4pm they were called to the Gulf convenience store on North Main Street.
The Waldo County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the Frankfort man killed in a car crash Sunday night.
They say 21-year-old Zachary Callahan was ejected from the vehicle on the Loggin Road and died at the scene..
Bangor police are searching for a suspected car thief after he led officers on a high speed chase.
Officers were called to the Ramada Inn on Odlin Road around 7:45 p.m. Monday night. According to police, a hotel guest went into the lobby to check in, and left his car unlocked with the keys inside. When he came back out, his vehicle was heading onto Route 2.
It’s been more than 60 years since Old Town has celebrated Memorial Day with a parade.
Monday, people of all ages lined the streets for the procession.I
It started at the high school and came down Main Street.
Police in Skowhegan are looking for a man they say robbed a convenience store with a knife and stole the clerks car to get away.
Police say a man walked into the Irving station on madison avenue in skowhegan at around 2:00 Monday morning.
Game Wardens recovered the body of a teenager in the Aroostook River in Caribou Monday morning.
The Warden Service says 18-year-old Wayne Estabrook of Caribou was attempting to swim across the river while picking fiddleheads Sunday evening.
From Natl Weather Service: THE TORNADO WARNING FOR EXTREME NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON AND
SOUTHEASTERN AROOSTOOK COUNTIES HAS EXPIRED AS OF 2PM…
DOPPLER RADAR IS NO LONGER INDICATING A POTENTIAL TORNADO. THEREFORE
THE TORNADO WARNING WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. HOWEVER THIS STORM
Memorial Day is a time to remember the men and women in uniform who gave the ultimate sacrifice. Servicemen like Evander Andrews.
Andrews was born in Solon, raised by his father’s side working on the family farm. The oldest of four children, he grew up fiercely protective of his three younger sisters before graduating from Carrabec High School in 1983, not sure of exactly what he wanted to do.