By Beth Brogan on Sept. 26, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.
A Topsham couple who used more than $100,000 in Social Security disability benefits paid to their disabled twin daughters for travel and items such as a motorcycle will serve five months in prison followed by five months of in-home detention.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 26, 2016, at 4:22 p.m.
A former Brunswick school custodian who pleaded guilty to unlawful sexual touching of a minor will serve no jail time if he undergoes sex offender treatment to accept responsibility for the crime and abides by other conditions of a deferred disposition.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 25, 2016, at 8:33 p.m.
The victim declined medical attention.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 23, 2016, at 11:48 a.m.
Bath Iron Works on Friday announced it would lay off 30 employees as part of a larger elimination of 160 positions in engineering and support areas such as human resources and finance.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 22, 2016, at 11:25 a.m.
Bath police discovered a cellphone that contained nine videos and more than 100 photos of nude and undressing Bowdoin College students.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 21, 2016, at 1:23 p.m.
Two people died and two others were seriously injured in a Wednesday morning crash on Runaround Pond Road.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 20, 2016, at 6:40 p.m.
A New Gloucester man who reported in August that he was robbed in his store on School Street in Freeport has been charged with unsworn falsification in connection with the incident.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 20, 2016, at 2:02 p.m.
A Brunswick orthopedic surgeon has been placed on indefinite probation by state regulators after they learned that the now-closed Parkview Adventist Medical Center had suspended his privileges based on substandard or inadequate care.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 19, 2016, at 9:26 a.m.
The vessel is the final Arleigh Burke-class destroyer awarded to BIW in the Navy’s most recent multiyear contract for destroyers.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 18, 2016, at 7:55 a.m.
Ruth Bliss suffered “serious traumatic injuries” after her car left the roadway struck several trees.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 17, 2016, at 5:35 p.m.
Driver lost control of his motorcycle.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 17, 2016, at 1:55 p.m.
Traffic patterns on Commercial and Vine streets will be altered through Tuesday as reconstruction of the Bath viaduct gets underway.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 17, 2016, at 12:22 p.m.
Police are investigating a Friday night fire that damaged a vacant Bowdoin Street home that was recently purchased and being renovated by a contractor.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 17, 2016, at 8:48 a.m.
The combined efforts of bystanders along the Kennebec River saved the life of a 2-year-old.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 16, 2016, at 5 p.m.
U.S. Sens Susan Collins and Angus King and U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin vowed to “investigate” the Coast Guard’s decision.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 15, 2016, at 5:58 p.m.
“We plan to meet with the Coast Guard to understand their selection decision,” said BIW President Fred Harris.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 15, 2016, at 9:28 a.m.
A federal posed online as a 14-year-old girl and engaged in a conversation with a man identified as Brosnan, who sent nude photos to the agent.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 13, 2016, at 6:20 p.m.
The plan is designed “to best accommodate growth while improving access to care.”
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 13, 2016, at 10:35 a.m.
The conflict hinges on questions about who should shoulder blame — and financial responsibility — for a crash that likely will deprive the lobsterman of his livelihood.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 12, 2016, at 10:18 a.m.
A man who founded the Midcoast Youth Theater is scheduled to appear to face charges including sexual exploitation of a child under 12.