By Brian Feulner on Oct. 19, 2013, at 6:24 a.m.
As shown in our recent project “Homeless“, the Bangor Area Homeless Shelter is in constant need of certain items because of a high volume of guests flowing in and out. The slideshow shows a series of rooms within the shelter and the needs that apply to each room. If …
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 17, 2013, at 8:38 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage visited the boat launch at Cobscook Bay State Park in Edmunds on Thursday after its reopening and vows that it will never be closed by federal action again.
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 11, 2013, at 5:26 p.m.
Sharon Kenney Pomeroy knew that when her unit’s Maine Mounted Search and Rescue horses found a cadaver-scented dummy after search dogs passed it by, her horses would come into the spotlight. “That was the turning point for our unit, it gives me chills to think about it.” Pomeroy said. …
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 11, 2013, at 10:43 a.m.
Maine Mounted Search and Rescue helps to locate lost, abducted, or missing persons in the state of Maine while utilizing the many benefits that riding horseback can bring to searches. MMSAR held a benefit ride on Saturday, September 28, 2013 where they talked about the groups background.
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 11, 2013, at 5:32 a.m.
Sharon Kenney Pomeroy knew that when her unit’s Maine Mounted Search and Rescue horses found a cadaver-scented dummy after search dogs passed it by, the unit’s horses would come into the spotlight. “That was the turning point for our unit, it gives me chills to think about it.” Pomeroy …
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 10, 2013, at 4:20 p.m.
Tracie Peters, sister-in-law of Christopher Ouellette as well as friend and co-worker of April Haskell, speaks about the tragic death of April Wednesday evening in Old Town. Christopher Ouellette allegedly stabbed April Haskell to death in their apartment on Middle Street in Old Town. Ouellette was shot and killed by …
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 08, 2013, at 1:45 p.m.
The Maine Supreme Judicial Court heard an appeal at Nokomis High School Tuesday morning as part of a tour to educate Maine students about the court system.
By Brian Feulner on Oct. 02, 2013, at 5:16 p.m.
Funding for Bangor’s WIC program could be affected by the federal government shutdown.
By Tim Cox on Sept. 28, 2013, at 11:57 a.m.
The invasive asian shore crab was discovered by students of UMaine Machias this week on Great Wass Island in Beals. The crab has coastal Maine communities concerned about the species potential impact on coastal ecosystems.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 27, 2013, at 6:23 p.m.
Penobscot County Sheriff Glenn Ross, right, held a press conference to announce the charges brought against Benjamin Sprague, Chester Birmingham and Donald Getchell Jr., the suspects of a robbery in Orrington and an attempted robbery at Bob’s Kozy Korner Store in Orrington. Birmingham and Getchell Jr. were also charged with …
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 27, 2013, at 5:29 p.m.
A fire at a garage next to 345 Hancock Street in Bangor destroyed the garage and damaged nearby homes. Bangor Assistant Fire Chief Rick Cheverie said they are investigating whether anyone was inside the garage during the fire, but could not confirm or deny that anyone was injured at the …
By Tim Cox on Sept. 27, 2013, at 1:52 p.m.
“Wild” Bill Torrey of Cherryfield talks about his pen pal relationship with Charles Manson.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 27, 2013, at 11:46 a.m.
The BDN Maine Man Expo will be at the Cross Insurance Center Saturday September 28 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday September 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $5, children under 12 are free.
By Natalie Feulner on Sept. 26, 2013, at 4:37 p.m.
Joel and Crystal Stanley have three sets of twins and a singleton. All seven children are under 6-years-old, and Crystal Stanley home schools them at their home in Lincoln.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 25, 2013, at 7:03 p.m.
Former Sen. George Mitchell answers questions about Syrian president Bashar al-Assad Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at the University of Maine.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 25, 2013, at 1:53 p.m.
Hilda Wardwell is 90 and still plays golf at the Bangor Municipal Golf Course in Bangor, Maine. Wardwell is the oldest actively competitive golfer in the Women’s Maine State Golf Association.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 24, 2013, at 11:59 a.m.
Elio Culter confirmed that he will be running for Governor of Maine on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 18, 2013, at 6:51 p.m.
Bangor Code Enforcement Officer Jeremy Martin talks about the housing stock and the city’s abandoned and condemned homes in Bangor.
By Brian Feulner on Sept. 17, 2013, at 4:36 p.m.
Arborists with Maine Tree and Landscape remove a cottonwood tree on Main Street in Orono Tuesday on the site of where a parking lot and new University Credit Union will be built