Late Thursday, following three days of deliberations, the federal jury found Robert Newell guilty on 29 of the 30 counts he was facing.
Business manager James Parisi Junior was found guilty on 11 of the 21 counts against him.
A jury found 65-year-old Robert Newell, former Indian Township governor, guilty of 29 of the 30 counts against him.
47-year-old James Parisi Jr. was convicted on 11 of 21 counts.
The jury in Bangor deliberated more than 24-hours, over three days.
The Kennebec County Sheriff’s office says it’s all thanks to a joint effort of the major crimes task force.
Travis Scott Barrett of Augusta, Kenneth Mitchell of Waterville, and Christopher Reed, also of Waterville, are all accused of the burglaries.
The driver of a pickup truck crossed the center line and collided with a dump truck around 12:15 Thursday.
The driver of the pickup truck was killed instantly, and has not been identified at this time.
President Don Zillman says the $2 million project underscores the willingness of UMPI to take a leadership role in making campus wind power a reality.
General contractor Lumus Construction will install the 600-killowatt wind turbine, which is expected to be producing clean energy by late spring.
Jurors continue to comb over evidence in the case of a former Passamaquoddy tribal governor and an ex-business manager accused of misusing more than$1.5 millionin federal money.
The jury in Bangor spent all of Wednesday deliberating the case of Robert Newell, the former Indian Township governor, and James Parisi Junior.
(AP) The curtailments announced Wednesday are to make up for more than half of a budget shortfall of about $150 million through the end of June. Baldacci says a budget revision package he’ll present by Dec. 15 will account for the rest. He’s also promising yet another round of cuts in the next two-year budget.
Some folks in Orono woke up to blinking alarm clocks Wednesday morning.
For several hours power was out to most of the town, including to the University of Maine Campus.
The lights went out about 1:45 am.
They that a man entered the bank at about 9am and demanded money.
Police arrived in seconds, but the robber had already fled.
Witnesses descriptions say the person is male, 5′ 8":, weighing approximately 160 lbs., and wearing a black mask, light colored sweatshirt, tan jacket, and tan work boots.
Both are accused of mis-using more than $1.5 million in federal money.
The jury began deliberating late Tuesday afternoon in the case of Robert Newell, the former Indian Township governor, and James Parisi, Junior.
49-year-old Michael Snowman, a 25-year-veteran of the department, was helping crews at a house fire in Detroit when he had an apparent heart attack.
Snowman will be remembered at a public service Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at the Hartland First Baptist Church.
The call came in around 3:30 p.m. that a three car accident had happened on the bridge.
TV5 has a crew on the scene, and will have an update as soon as available.
The order is aimed at closing a budget shortfall of about $150,000,000 through the end of June.
The governor had ordered agencies to prepare for a 10% decrease in funds. And things aren’t looking better for the future either.
He did it so some of the less fortunate people in our community can have a happier Thanksgiving.
Their goal is to gather 2008 turkeys, to be distributed Thanksgiving day by Manna Ministries.
20-year-old George Mitchell is being charged with elevated aggravated assault on a pregnant person.
Mitchell’s alleged victim is a 20-year-old New Jersey native, who is 5 months pregnant.
She told Ellsworth police that Mitchell repeatedly punched her in the face and stomach on and off for two straight hours.
They washed ashore in a river in Pembroke last week. Hospital officials say they had no idea the files were even missing, until they were contacted by a police officer.
Officials tell TV5 that there are strict procedures in place to protect files.
The fire was reported at 4:30 Tuesday morning. Crews from five towns were called in to battle the blaze, at 1463 Pushaw Rd, near Lucky’s Landing.
Five people lived in the house. Glenburn fire captain David Braley says everyone made it out safely, but the grandfather was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.
Apennsylvania man is in jail, accused of attacking his pregnant girlfriend. 20-year-old George Mitchell is being charged with elevated aggravated assault on a pregnant person.
The 20-year-old victim is five months pregnant. The victim is from New Jersey and told Ellsworth police Mitchell repeatedly punched her in the face and stomach on and off for two hours.
Augusta Police dispatchers are confirming that shortly before 9 Tuesday morning there was a bank robbery at the Gardiner Savings Bank of Maine on State Street in Augusta.
WABI TV-5 News has a crew at the scene and will have more information as it becomes available.
Aman from Searsport accused of holding 11 fifth-graders hostage in Stockton Springs last month has been charged in another crime. The Waldo County Grand Jury indicted 55-year-old Randall Hofland for criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon.