Two experts say 50-year-old Roxanne Jeskey of Bangor is not mentally fit to stand trial.
She’s charged with murdering her husband, Richard Jeskey.
He was found dead in the bathtub of the couple’s apartment.
Police say a Dover-Foxcroft man was arrested after a teenage girl was found unresponsive at his home after drinking too much alcohol.
Charges against Graham Long, 44, include giving alcohol to a minor.
You have probably heard of the 12 days of Christmas, but a company in Bangor is adding two extra days.
The Aberdeen Stove and Chimney Supply Company is getting into the giving spirit.
Flu season is here. Cases of the flu virus have already been reported in southern Maine.
Doctors recommend that everyone gets the flu vaccine, especially the elderly, pregnant women, and those who are around infants.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Plans for a new Maine Army National Guard headquarters building are on hold because the state does not own the property that officials plan to use to gain access to the site.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Portland Planning Board has postponed a decision on allowing the proposed mixed-use redevelopment of the city’s Bayside neighborhood after several people spoke against it at a public hearing.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The court master overseeing the Riverview Psychiatric Center in Augusta has suggested reopening group homes on state grounds to relieve a space crunch.
Daniel Wathen, a former Maine Supreme Judicial Court chief justice, told a legislative committee Tuesday that even though not every bed is occupied, some of the 53 patients at the state-run hospital are there under court order and are so acutely ill they require higher ratios of staff to patients.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A former Westbrook resident who fired six gunshots into a Falmouth home, narrowly missing a couple asleep in bed, has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are touring an early education center that primarily serves low-income children.
The Education Committee is visiting Educare Central Maine in Waterville on Wednesday.
Democratic Sen. Rebecca Millett of South Portland, co-chair of the committee, says touring the facility will allow the committee to see how quality early education programs can be implemented in other communities.
A Levant man was arrested early Wednesday morning after a reported standoff at his home.
40-year old Gary Bouchard is charged with domestic violence criminal threatening, domestic violence terrorizing. criminal threatening and creating a police standoff.
The Orono-Veazie Water District will be performing an emergency waterline repair in Orono Wednesday morning
Starting at 7 am, North Main Avenue from Pond Street to Hillside Road will be closed.
A pair of outdoor organizations want you to enjoy a warm outdoor adventure this winter.
On Tuesday, Bangor Land Trust and Downeast Outing Club hosted a winter wandering workshop at Epic Sports in Bangor.
More than a hundred miles of natural gas pipeline has been installed in the Kennebec valley.
That announcement came Tuesday by Summit Natural Gas.
The company’s CEO said its first customers will be hooked up to gas service this month.
Eastern Maine Medical Center is hosting a tree lighting ceremony to help folks honor loved ones affected by cancer.
EMMC Cancer Care’s “Lights of Hope” event is Thursday, December 12th.
The Challenger Learning Center of Maine is getting a nice gift.
Area middle school students will benefit from it.
Bangor Hydro and Maine Public Service awarded the non-profit $15,000 a year for the next three years.
Wednesday, December 11th, Santa will be taking in the sights, too.
The Standpipe opens to the public every quarter.
There will be a festive holiday story hour in Carmel Saturday.
Children will be read the story of the “Gingerbread Man” and will then get to make some cookies of their own.
The Lewis Libby School in Milford played host to a new take an old research project. The fifth graders created an American History wax museum.
“We have Paul Revere, Thomas Jefferson, Michael Jordan, Rosa Parks and the list goes on,” said teacher Kari Young.
A new poll has the race for Governor in Maine in a virtual dead heat.
The Pan Atlantic SMS Group says Democrat Mike Michaud has 37% of the vote, Republican Paul LePage 36%, but there’s nearly a 5% margin of error.
Last year we told you the story of Cookie, the miniature dwarf horse, that many said should have been put down due to multiple complications, especially his hooves.
Audrey Bishop gave Cookie a fighting chance when she consulted a specialist to help him.