Authorities say two cars were involved in a crash Saturday afternoon near 421 River Road in Orrington.
The call came in at 11:24 A.M.
Both drivers were headed South on River Road when the 59-year-old driver of a black SUV was rear ended by a gold sedan.
EqualityMaine is honoring leaders in Bangor.
The state’s largest LGBT advocacy group hosted their annual celebration banquet at the Cross Insurance Center.
The Bangor City Council was recognized for their leadership on gay rights issues.
A New Jersey man who, deputies say, was in illegal possession of several firearms, pleaded guilty in U.S district court in Portland Friday.
According to court documents, 46-year-old Kevin Anderson was living in Moose River, in Somerset County, in 2013, when deputies found the firearms during a probation check.
Senator Susan Collins is sharing her thoughts on the President’s plan to combat ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria.
We caught up with her in Levant Friday afternoon.
She was part of a Senate Intelligence Committee briefing in Washington, D.C. Thursday.
College of the Atlantic students are part of an excursion to the Danish Island Samso.
They’ll be looking at the island’s renewable energy systems.
The hope is for students to bring ideas from the experience back to Maine’s islands.
The lawyer for a Maine man convicted of killing a 12-year-old girl in 1988 is appealing to the state’s highest court.
Dechaine’s lawyer says that’s he’s preparing an appeal to the Supreme Judicial Court after a Superior Court judge in April rejected his client’s request for a new trial.
Saturday is Maine Seniors Day, a day set aside every year in September to recognize the service and contributions of Maine seniors.
Folks at the Hammond St. Senior Center in Bangor celebrated a day early with a breakfast.
A concert in Rockland next weekend will benefit the family of the man who brought two elephants to Maine.
Dr. James Laurita – the caretaker for Rosie and Opal – died this week when he fell in the elephants’ corral in Hope.
A state official is reviewing complaints that selectman in East Millinocket may have conducted town business outside of selectmen’s meetings.
The state’s Public Access Ombudsman is trying to determine if the selectmen acted in compliance with the Freedom of Access Act.
A night full of art and music is under way in Bangor.
The Downtown Bangor Arts Collaborative is holding an art walk.
More than 40 artists are participating, many opening their studios to the public.
Some community members in Bangor kickstarted an innovative initiative to tackle food insecurity in our area.
Friday the Bangor Edible Park Collaborative broke ground on the state’s first-ever fully-edible community park.
The United Way of Eastern Maine launched its 2014 fundraising campaign today.
The kickoff was held at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor.
Hundreds of volunteers, as well as businesses and community members turned out as United Way shared past results and goals for the coming year.
After 10 years of fundraising and restoration, a long-time Skowhegan landmark has returned to its original glory.
“Everyone’s got a story of the first time they saw the Indian or when they had family, they came and they showed them the Indian,” says Cory King, the Executive Director of the Skowhegan Chamber of Commerce.
For city-slicker couple, Kimberly and George Callas, migrating to the Pine Tree State always seemed somewhere down the road.
“We had a five year plan, we had a three year plan, and we went on vacation and came back and put our house on the market and sold it and moved to Maine,” Kimberly says.
Lobstermen in the deep waters off Hancock County will catch a bit of a break this fall, thanks to the Department of Marine Resources.
They’ve temporarily suspended the three-trap trawl limit in the area shown on the map on your screen.
Riverview Psychiatric Center in Augusta has had its share of controversy over the past year. Now with a new superintendent, officials at the facility say things have changed. They’re hoping the federal government agrees.
Maine’s Speaker of the House Mark Eves, a Democrat from Berwick, is moving forward with his plan to help struggling seniors. After a recently concluded trip to Washington D.C. Eves now has the members of the state’s congressional delegation in washington on board.
The mother of a car accident victim, who spent money on herself that was intended for her daughter’s care, is going to jail for two and half years.
48-year-old Jill Farnham of Bangor pleaded guilty to theft in July, she was sentenced today.
BATH, Maine (AP) — Bath residents are being urged to make sure their pets’ vaccinations are up to date after a rabid bat was found in town.
Bath’s animal control officer Ann Hartford responded to a report a week ago of a bat on the ground, unable to fly
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The lawyer for a Maine man convicted of killing a 12-year-old girl in 1988 is appealing to the state’s highest court.
Steven Peterson, who represents Dennis Dechaine, tells WGME-TV that’s he’s preparing an appeal to the Supreme Judicial Court after a Superior Court judge in April rejected his client’s request for a new trial.