Today’s Top Stories

Update: Crash in Mount Desert Results in Injuries

Updated 3 months ago

Two cars collided head on in Mount Desert Thursday afternoon after police say one of the drivers fell asleep.

It happened just before 3 p.m. on Route 198 between Hadlock Pond and Sargeant Drive.

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State, Eastport Police Continue Investigating Decade-Old Missing Persons Case

Erica Stapleton

Updated 3 months ago

UPDATE: State Police said in a notice Thursday evening the search yielded no sign of Marilyn Lehan.

It’s been a decade since friends and family say they’ve seen Marilyn Lehan.

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Jury Resumes Deliberations in Bangor Triple Murder Trial

Updated 3 months ago

Morgan Sturdivant was live during the Thursday noon newscast to give us an update of the jury deliberations in the Bangor triple murder trial.

This jury is getting close to 15 hours now and they’ve asked to take lunch.

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Memorial Day Activities Around the Region

Updated 3 months ago

This list is a compilation of information provided to us from various press releases and sources. This list may not be all inclusive, so if you are aware of other events, please let us know. We hope you can take a moment to pause in remembrance on Memorial Day.

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Honoring Fallen Maine Soldiers: The Summit Project Part II

Caitlin Burchill

Updated 3 months ago

Sergeant First Class Aaron Henderson wasn’t scheduled to go to Afghanistan, but the Hodgdon native wanted to be there with a younger group of soldiers.

Henderson died from IED injuries on October 2nd, 2012. He was 33-years-old.

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Manslaughter Charge Dropped For Fairfield Girl; Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanors

Rob Poindexter

Updated 3 months ago

Nicole Greenaway made her way into a Skowhegan courthouse Wednesday morning.

The 12-year-old girl responsible for killing her 3-month-old daughter, Brooklyn, by feeding her prescription medication, beating and smothering her was set to appear. As part of a plea agreement, a manslaughter charge was dropped and the girl, who was 10 when Brooklyn died, pleaded guilty to multiple misdemeanors.

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FBI Offering Reward in String of Bank Robberies

John Krinjak

Updated 3 months ago

The FBI and local police held a joint press conference today to ask for the public’s help in finding who’s *responsible* for a series of bank robberies in our area since February.

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Bangor Fire Chief Responds to Fundraising Policy Complaints

Caitlin Burchill

Updated 3 months ago

The Bangor Fire Chief is speaking out about fundraising policy discussions which have angered some firefighters.

For years, firefighters have raised money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association wearing their gear and using fire department equipment.

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Manslaughter Charge Dismissed Against 12 Yr Old Fairfield

Updated 3 months ago

A manslaughter charge against a 12-year old Fairfield girl has been dismissed.

A plea agreement was reached where the girl will instead plead guilty to multiple misdemeanors in connection with the death of 3-month old Brooklyn Foss Greenaway in Fairfield in 2012.

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Jury To Deliberate In Bangor Triple Murder

Updated 3 months ago

Jury deliberations are expected to begin Wednesday in the triple murder and arson trial in Bangor.

Tuesday, lawyers made their closing arguments,

Randal Daluz and Nicholas Sexton have been tried for the 2012 deaths for the last three full weeks.

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Life Savings Recovered from Stolen Wallet

Updated 3 months ago

In February, a man from Waterville had his wallet stolen. Edward Cook was robbed at his home after he was hit in the head. More than three thousand dollars was in the wallet, Cook said it was his life savings.

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Girl Charged With Killing Infant In Court

Updated 3 months ago

SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) — A Maine girl who was 10 years old when she was charged with killing an infant in her mother’s care is scheduled to appear in court where a plea deal is expected to be discussed.

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Key Witness in Triple Murder Trial Missing

Updated 3 months ago

 

A key witness, and sister of the one of the victims in the triple murder trial, has reportedly not checked in with the youth home she is staying at.

Lt. Cathy Rumsey of the Bangor Police Department has confirmed that Katelyn Lugdon didn’t check in.

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Triple Murder Trial Closing Statements End, Deliberations Wednesday

Updated 3 months ago

The jury was given the choice to deliberate through the night or the next day.  The jurors were only together for a short time before deciding to start deliberating on Wednesday.

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Lyme Disease: Part 2

John Krinjak

Updated 3 months ago

Dr. Bea Szantyr travels around the state, educating people about Lyme disease.

“My message–prevention is the best action,” said Szantyr.

She says protecting yourself begins with what you wear outside.

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Medical Examiner: Teen Death Accidental Drowning

Updated 3 months ago

NORTH WATERBORO, Maine (AP) — The Maine medical examiner’s office has ruled the death of a teenager whose body was found in Lake Arrowhead to be an accidental drowning.

The examiner says 15-year-old Jaden Dremsa drowned after hitting his head.

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Closing Arguments Continue in Triple Homicide Trial

Updated 3 months ago

The closing arguments have begun in the Bangor triple homicide trial.

Nicholas sexton and Randall Daluz are accused of three murders and arson.

Morgan Sturdivant was live during the noon newscast Tuesday, to tell us about the morning session of the closing arguments.

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1 Dead, 3 Injured after Stockton Springs Accident

Terry Stackhouse

Updated 4 months ago

One man is dead, three others injured, after a tragic accident involving three cars in Stockton Springs.

State Police say they were called to the intersection of Route 1 and Muskrat Farm Road just after 3:30 pm Monday.

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Defendant Points Finger in Bangor Triple Murder Trial

Updated 4 months ago

One accused killer pointed the finger at another in a Bangor courtroom Monday.

Nicholas Sexton and Randall Daluz are accused of three murders in what prosecutors call a drug deal gone bad.

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UMaine System Passes Budget, Continues Tuition Freeze

John Krinjak

Updated 4 months ago

After a day of discussions yesterday, the University of Maine System board of trustees voted on a 2015 budget Monday.

It includes a tuition freeze for the third straight year.

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