A woman from Belfast is accused of transferring more than $200 from a stolen debit card to an inmate at the Maine State Prison.
32-year-old Joanna Glidden is charged with theft and misuse of identification.
A 24-hour fundraiser for the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor collected more than $84,000, well beyond expectations.
The school hosted a donor challenge on Tuesday, March 4th.
The weather is postponing a chance for kids to shop for summer camps in Orono.
The annual Summer Camp Fair was scheduled for Wednesday, March 12th from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the UMaine Student Recreation Center.
“Part of me went with her,” said David Coon as he testified at his sentencing Tuesday morning. “Part of me went with Sherry. She always would say that you’d never forget me and you know something? Maybe you’re right. I won’t forget you. And I’m so sorry for taking her life, this wasn’t supposed to happen.”
The state’s spring smelt fishery will be shut down from Stonington to the New Hampshire border.
According to the Maine Department of Marine Resources, the closure begins Friday.
They say it’s to allow the smelt fishery to recover from a decline in the southern half of the coast.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Utility Central Maine Power Co. wants customers who generate some of their own electricity from renewable sources to pay higher monthly service charges, an idea being resisted by renewable energy advocates.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Transportation officials are optimistic that a bridge connecting New Hampshire and Maine hasn’t sustained any structural damage after an oil tanker struck a pier supporting the span.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The trial of a Falmouth man charged with fatally shooting his mother has been postponed because lawyers were unable to select a jury out of a pool of more than 100 people.
TURNER, Maine (AP) — Officials say several puppies are feared lost after a fire at a Maine dog-breeding business.
The blaze at Varney’s Labs in Turner was reported late Monday night.
Nicole and Benjamin Bustard of Bucksport are happy to have their little Mr. Personality home.
“He has a ton of personality already, and I don’t know if you can see it right now, but he frowns all the time, and I don’t know if it’s because he’s had a hard life so far.”
Lawmakers in Augusta are considering a change to the way the state funds schools that receive Tile 1 funds from the federal government. Supporters of the measure say it helps level the playing field for underprivileged kids.
A Bangor teen is asking people to step up to the plate to takes some swings against cancer.
This is the third year Tommy Hosmer, 13, is organizing Team Mimi’s Softball Tournament.
The Cinderella Project of Maine is like any girl’s fairy godmother.
“Our goal is for girls to feel like they’re coming to a store and choosing a beautiful dress that’s not going to cost them any money,” says Mandie Sawyer, Chair of the non-profit.
Their offices are separated by one street, and they’ve worked side by side for the last three plus decades.
In nine months, both Ellsworth Police Chief John DeLeo and Hancock County Sheriff William Clark will be retired.
An Exeter man accused of slashing the throat of a man in Garland Sunday morning was in court Monday.
49-year-old Edward Soucie is charged with aggravated assault.
Police were told Soucie first asked the victim to kill him but when the victim refused Soucie lunged at him and cut his throat.
A former Maine Deputy turned comedian will be back on the stage in Waterville this month.
Juston McKinney is set to perform at the Waterville Opera House.
He used to be a deputy in Southern Maine, then decided to take what he’d experienced out on patrol and turn it into a standup routine.
Remember the sacrifice! Remember the pride!
That’s the message of the Chamberlain March Half Marathon and 5K Road Race.
Organizers hope that people will be a part of something challenging to give back to those who have paid the ultimate price for freedom.
Madison Police are searching for whoever is responsible for stealing two vehicles and breaking into at least nine others.
Police tell is they recovered the two stolen vehicles. Electronics, tools and money were stolen from the other vehicles.
A farmhouse fire in Limington has claimed the life of a woman who lived there.
The fire was discovered about 5:30 a.m. Monday on North Road.
Authorities have identified the woman as 52-year-old Ingeborg Young. The State Medical Examiner says she died of smoke inhalation.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The average retail cost of a gallon of gas in Maine is up another 2.4 cents.
Price-monitoring website GasBuddy.com reports Monday that the price at the pump has risen to an average of $3.60 per gallon in the past week, 13 cents above the national average.