All four were on probation for prior convictions. 43-year-old Charles Harris of Rockland is charged with aggravated trafficking of cocaine and suboxone and possession of hydrocodone. Police say his charges were upgraded due to the act taking place in a drug free zone. Also arrested, 30-year-old Amy Ashley of Rockland. She’s facing cocaine trafficking charges as well. 24-year-old Jaclyn Erickson of Rockland is charged with aggravated cocaine trafficking and violation of bail.27-year-old Jeremy Yeaton of thomaston faces charges of aggravated heroin trafficking.
The new rates going into effect March 1 reflect a 43% drop for CMP’s medium-sized business customers and a 33% drop for large businesses customers. Bangor Hydro’s medium business customers will see their rates go down by 44%.
The father and children that lived in that house were out for a snowmobile ride when they got the call that their house was on fire.
Departments from five towns had responded to the fire on N. Dexter Road just after 4 o’clock Monday afternoon.
64-year-old Maurice Subilia junior of Kennebunkport admitted to the crimes on Monday in U.S. district court in Portland.
He was part of a conspiracy involving two officials at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command in Huntsville, Alabama.
30-year-old Maria Witham is charged with elevated aggravated assault.
Officials say a Knox County sheriff’s deputy was called a home on the Robert Cemetery Road at around 12:30 Monday morning.
There was a report of a domestic assault that resulted in the stabbing.
Jack Bailey, 46, was sentenced Tuesday
Last month, he was found guilty on 10 counts of gross sexual assault and sexual exploitation of a child.
Bailey will also have six years of probation, with special conditions that include no contact with the victims or any children.
FairPoint officialssaid the company got about 6,000 calls Saturday, 4,500 Sunday and fewer than 3,000 Monday. That doesn’t count people who couldn’t get through because of busy signals.
Customers with Verizon e-mail accounts were supposed to be switched over to FairPoint e-mail addresses beginning Saturday, but when the switch was made, many customers couldn’t set up new accounts because of technical problems.
Route 69 in the Penobscot County Town of Carmel was closed forseveral hours Tuesday because of a overturned propane delivery truck.
The crash took place about two miles from Interstate 95 toward Carmel village. The truck, owned by Dead River, needed to be off-loaded before it iswas righted and removed.
We’re all looking for ways to save money, and that includes cutting back our bills, including the electric bill.
As it turns out, some of what you’re paying for is something called ":phantom power.":
37-year-old Carmen Robillard of Albionis charged withembezzling more than $50,000 from Newell Auger III of Brunswick, president of Auger &: Associates
The civil lawsuit claims that some of the money paid for hunting trips to Africa and Australia for Steven Robillard,Carmen’s husband, who is also named as a defendant in the lawsuit.her husband.
Actual prices ranged from a low of $1.94 in southwestern Maine, to a high of $2.55 in the northern region.
The statewide kerosene price average is $2.81 per gallon.
The company, owned by Swiss food giand Nestle, will be opening a new manufacturing plant.
Poland Spring currently employs more than 800 people in Maine, providing about $40,000,000 to the Maine economy.
The public works department in Machias is still cleaning up the snow and ice left behind.
Town manager Betsy Fitzgerald says Machias got about 8 inches of snow and about an inch and a half of ice on Wednesday.
DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (AP) – A 53-year-old Dover-Foxcroft man has pleaded not guilty to murder in the death of his older sister. Michael Toby entered his plea Monday in Piscataquis County Superior Court. He is charged with killing 70-year-old Rosalie Shedd in her apartment in Dover-Foxcroft in October. Police say Toby told them he struck his sister repeatedly on the head, strangled her with a vacuum cleaner cord and put a plastic bag over her head after they got into a fight. Toby’s defense attorney, Christopher Smith, says he’s waiting to get more evidence from prosecutors before deciding how to proceed with the case. Toby is being held without bail in the Piscataquis County Jail.
It happened at E.M.M.C. Family Medicine of Brewer in the Twin City plaza.
The call came in at about one o’clock Sunday afternoon.
Brewer fire captain Brent Melvin says he was alerted that there had been a spill of a chemical called Phenol, which is a corrosive.
Police have arrested three Bangor men in connection with a string of robberies near the Bangor Mall.
Timothy Woods, 25, Joshua Clark, 23, and Justin Clark, 26, have been all been charged with felony theft.
Customers with Verizon e-mail accounts were supposed to be switched over to FairPoint beginning Saturday, but when the switch was made, many customers couldn’t set up new accounts.
FairPoint last year paid $2.3 billion for Verizon’s land lines in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. It has 285,000 customers in the three states with Verizon e-mail addresses.
Police say Timothy Woods, Joshua Clark, and Justin Clark started the crime spree Thursday night.
They’re accused of stealing from Best Buy, Toys-R-Us and Target on Thursday. Then robbing K-mart on Friday.
Thousands of Mainers will qualify for extended unemployment benefits because of the state’s high unemployment rate.
The Maine Labor Department says the rising unemployment rate, which rose to 7 percent in December, has triggered a 13-week extension of federal benefits.
Motorists are digging a little deeper in
their pockets to drive on the Maine Turnpike.
Effective today, tolls go up on the 106-mile highway. Turnpike
officials say it’s the first toll increase since 2004.