A Bangor man charged with manslaughter in the death of a 5-month old boy appeared in court Friday.
Police say Samuel Moore, 25, was Korbyn Antworth’s babysitter.
Korbyn died Wednesday at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, one day after being taken to the hospital from a home on Griffin Road in Bangor.
Six people are under arrested in connection with a meth lab operation state police say was based in a Waterville motel room.
Part of the Fireside Inn and Suites on Main Street has been evacuated as drug agents investigate and then clean up the highly flammable and explosive chemicals.
Deputies in Somerset County are investigating an armed home invasion that took place on February 27th in New Portland.
Chief Deputy Dale Lancaster says it happened at 12:30 in the afternoon at a Bog Road residence.
Five years in prison.
That’s the sentence for a Nebraska man convicted of sex crimes that took place more than twenty years ago in Lincoln.
Clarence Cote,65, was found guilty in January for two counts of gross sexual assault.
Drug agents made several meth busts in central Maine Friday morning, one at a motel in Waterville.
Part of the Fireside Inn and Suites on Main Street has been evacuated.
Police say meth making evidence was found in a room.
James Taylor is coming to Bangor.
The five-time Grammy Award winner will be performing at the Cross Insurance Center July 13th.
Tickets for the concert start at $63.50. They go on sale next Friday, March 14th.
TENANTS HARBOR, Maine (AP) — A prosecutor in Maine is defending his decision not to bring charges against the driver of a car that went out of a control and killed a 9-year-old Massachusetts boy last summer.
MONMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the woman who died in a head-on car crash in Monmouth.
Police say 67-year-old Joan Fortier of Mount Vernon was a passenger in one of the vehicles involved in the crash on U.S. Route 202 at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s highest court has made a rare decision and agreed to hear oral arguments from attorneys who will ask justices to reconsider a Kennebunkport beach access case that could have statewide ramifications.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — An Augusta man sentenced to 45 years in prison after pleading guilty to fatally stabbing another man he thought had flirted with his girlfriend has told a judge he now wants to go to trial.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine State Treasurer Neria Douglass says not selling bonds this summer will hurt the state’s finances and delay much needed infrastructure projects.
In a letter to Republican Gov. Paul LePage Wednesday, Douglass urged the governor to reconsider his decision not to sell bonds to pay back projects the state has started funding until there’s $60 million in the rainy day fund.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Environmental groups say a decision by the Canadian National Energy Board shows how a crude oil pipeline could be repurposed to export large amounts of oil through the Maine city of South Portland.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine legislative panel has rejected a contentious proposal to overhaul the state’s mining regulations.
The Democratic-controlled Environment and Natural Resources Committee voted 7-5 in favor of denying the proposed mining regulations drafted by the Department of Environmental Protection. The committee wants the department to redraft the rules, but not re-introduce them until 2016.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a bill that would put a pause on the creation of virtual charter schools in the state until next year while officials try to come up with a state-run cyber academy.
Fire destroyed a barn in Madison overnight Thursday, but fire crews were able to save an attached house.
Fire fighters from five towns responded to Tupper Road around 9 p.m.
We’re told a few animals died in the barn fire. The homeowners were able to make it out safely.
Events at Bangor’s Cross Insurance Center are causing major traffic problems on Main Street.
Residents living in nearby neighborhoods aren’t too happy either.
On Thursday, locals leaders addressed the issue at a public meeting.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine election officials say supporters of a proposal to end bear baiting have surpassed the threshold necessary to put the initiative on the fall ballot.
NORTH MONMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Police say one person has died in two-vehicle accident in North Monmouth, Maine.
The accident involving a car and SUV happened on Route 202 in front of Hall’s Collision Center on Thursday morning.
After being retired for seven years, former Bangor Police Chief Don Winslow decided to give police work another shot and run for Penobscot County Sheriff.
“I was fired up about it because law enforcement gets in your blood, and I missed it.”
After being closed for a year, Hospitality House in Rockport has reopened its doors to area homeless.
Now operated by the Knox County Housing Coalition, the revamped shelter takes a more holistic approach to tackling homelessness.