By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 28, 2010, at 11:46 p.m.
Holding candles and wearing white ribbons, more than 50 members of the University of Maine community and others gathered on the Mall to reflect …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 28, 2010, at 11:38 p.m.
CLIFTON, Maine — Residents who vote Tuesday on whether to replace the wind turbine portion of the recently enacted land use ordinance with one written by a local group opposed to wind farms may …
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 28, 2010, at 11:30 p.m.
A Norway man passing through on business escaped serious injury late Thursday afternoon in a bizarre accident on Interstate 95 near the Orono exit.
By Rich Hewitt on Oct. 28, 2010, at 11:18 p.m.
Police are searching for thieves who apparently used an ax to cut copper ground wires from light poles in the northern part of the city.
By Eric Russell on Oct. 28, 2010, at 11:08 p.m.
City councilors wrestled with particulars for months before passing an amendment to the city’s land development code that allows for medical marijuana dispensaries and cultivation …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Oct. 28, 2010, at 9:09 p.m.
One of two officers who shot at retired U.S. Marine Corps Lt. James Popkowski near the Togus VA Medical Center in Augusta in early July has been working in an administrative capacity …
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 28, 2010, at 8:51 p.m.
It will be two years before a deepwater offshore wind turbine appears near the remote midcoast island of Monhegan, but already researchers and island residents are getting ready for the changes …
By Eric Russell on Oct. 28, 2010, at 8:20 p.m.
Funding for a key program of the Maine Air National Guard’s 101st Air Refueling Wing will be extended for another month, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins announced Thursday …
By Emily Burnham on Oct. 28, 2010, at 8:17 p.m.
Equal parts creepy and fascinating, the story of 19th century embalming and funeral traditions is a highlight of this weekend’s Halloween event at Bangor’s Thomas Hill House
By Joni Averill on Oct. 28, 2010, at 6:39 p.m.
Halfway Home Pet Rescue supporter Robyn Smith may have really hit upon a solution to launching a major financial quest for Halfway Home Pet Rescue of Caribou.
The Associated Press on Oct. 28, 2010, at 6:04 p.m.
Sheriff’s deputies in Cumberland County used a Taser to subdue a man angered over his breakup with his girlfriend.
By Heather Steeves on Oct. 28, 2010, at 5:38 p.m.
NORTHPORT, Maine — When a pickup truck and a car smashed into a Dunkin’ Donuts tractor-trailer that was traveling about 50 mph on Route 1, the large truck lost some of its tires, causing the …
The Associated Press on Oct. 28, 2010, at 2:50 p.m.
Some prominent Maine Democrats say mailings by their party targeting independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler cross the line of decency and truthfulness.
The Associated Press on Oct. 28, 2010, at 2:45 p.m.
The Maine GOP is going after Wall Street financier S. Donald Sussman, accusing him of trying to buy the election for Democrats.
By Elna Seabrooks Houlton Pioneer Times on Oct. 28, 2010, at 12:31 p.m.
A small circle of 11 chairs with white shawls wrapped around the back of each chair, which displayed the name, age and facts about each victim who died in 2010
By Scott Mitchell Johnson Presque Isle Star-Herald on Oct. 28, 2010, at 12:26 p.m.
“Our teachers have been very supportive of the biathlon events in the past and use it in their curriculum,” said Superintendent Gehrig Johnson.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 28, 2010, at 12:20 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — The State Fire Marshal’s Office, the Bangor Police Department’s criminal investigation division and the Bangor Fire Department are investigating a fire at a senior housing …
By Scott Mitchell Johnson and Kathy McCarty Presque Isle Star-Herald on Oct. 28, 2010, at 12:12 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — While the Aroostook Centre Mall won’t be hosting any trick-or-treating this year, mall officials say there are still plenty of activities for ghosts and goblins to enjoy …
By Kathy McCarty Presque Isle Star-Herald on Oct. 28, 2010, at 12 p.m.
Bennett presented the first draft of next year’s budget to the City Council during its Oct. 4 meeting at City Hall.
By Heather Steeves on Oct. 28, 2010, at 11:43 a.m.
Angel Fuller McMahan will serve 30 days in jail, with the rest of her 364-day sentence suspended, and will pay a $400 fine for the Class D crime.