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Charles Black, left, speaks with his attorney Walter McKee before closing arguments are made in Black's trial Monday in Knox County Superior Court.

Jury finds Charles Black guilty of trying to kill wife on Camden’s Maiden Cliff

ROCKLAND, Maine — A 71-year-old man faces up to 30 years in prison after a jury convicted him of trying to kill his wife by …

A visit to the Workhorse and Worksong Hootenany

MONROE, Maine — It was a perfect summer day, with the sun shining over the fields. A man driving horses cultivated vegetables as sounds of …
The Maine State Lottery announced that the winning ticket had been sold at the Big Apple convenience store on South Main Street in Brewer.

Trio of co-workers claim $3.1 million ‘Megabucks’ jackpot after winning ticket sold at Brewer store

BREWER, Maine — Three men came forward to claim the $3.1 million “Megabucks” jackpot after they purchased the winning ticket at a local convenience store …

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Brake failure causes three-vehicle crash on Route 1 in Wiscasset

34 mins ago WISCASSET, Maine — The brakes of a Chevrolet Cavalier failed …

Quebec man arrested after allegedly trying to smuggle wife into US near Jackman

BANGOR, Maine — A Quebec man who was arrested last …

NH man airlifted to Maine Medical after motorcycle, car collide

ROCHESTER, New Hampshire — A motorcyclist was airlifted to Maine …



Congress took impeachment seriously with Watergate

Bill Cohen served as an influential three-term U.S. senator, as well as secretary of defense, and is a respected global thinker. He believes his defining …


UNH defensive line coach Peter McCarty.

Former Bangor High football star looking forward to first season as defensive line coach at UNH

When former Bangor High School football star and Fitzpatrick Trophy winner Peter McCarty first attended the University of Massachusetts, he majored in criminal justice. Temporarily. …



Stepfamilies and Caregiving: How to meet the challenges together

Many people find love later in life. Studies have shown that married people experience health benefits and that being isolated or feeling lonely compromises health. …


Erin Donovan


Shortly after I was born, my mother’s heart failed. While I would like to think that it was the overwhelming beauty of my entrance into …

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