Articles by Chris Williams

 
Peter Bolduc Jr. and Stan Miller talk to the media about Jack Russell's Great White concert to be held at Harvest Hill Farm in Mechanic Falls on Saturday. The concert is the first of what the two hope to be an ongoing relationship between concert promoter and the venue. The band stage is expected to be erected by the fence, shown in background.

Great White concert at Harvest Hill about healing

By Chris Williams on Aug. 13, 2015, at 4:25 p.m.
Harvest Hill Farm, Mechanic Falls

Defendants in haunted hayride crash deny criminal charges

By Chris Williams on July 30, 2015, at 10:10 a.m.
'Clerical error'
On Wednesday, District Attorney Andrew Robinson hands out a letter detailing the three indictments handed up by an Androscoggin County grand jury in a haunted hayride accident at Harvest Hill Farms in Mechanic Falls in October.

Prosecutor: Driver in hayride fatal not charged with manslaughter

By Chris Williams on July 09, 2015, at 1:37 p.m.

Jury finds Lewiston man guilty of murder

By Chris Williams on Dec. 17, 2014, at 5:48 p.m.

Lisbon man gets more than four years for setting fire to home

By Chris Williams on Nov. 06, 2014, at 9:22 a.m.

Connecticut man to serve 45 days in Turner egg farm shooting

By Chris Williams on Oct. 15, 2014, at 7:07 a.m.

Legislative watchdog committee votes to continue monitoring jobless benefit appeals

By Chris Williams on June 26, 2014, at 3:28 p.m.

Maine cancer center leader urges Senate to support ‘head-to-toe’ treatment

By Chris Williams on May 08, 2014, at 9:25 a.m.
Actor Patrick Dempsey smiles from stage during The Dempsey Challenge opening ceremony in Lewiston on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012.

Patrick Dempsey’s sister, who runs cancer care center in Lewiston, to speak Wednesday at U.S. Senate hearing

By Chris Williams on May 07, 2014, at 12:24 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Gov. Paul LePage waves as he leaves the House of Representatives chamber after he delivered his 2014 State of the State address at the State House in Augusta in this February 2014 file photo.

LePage pushes new legislation to control, curb welfare cash

By Chris Williams on March 23, 2014, at 6:15 a.m.

State committee takes no action on findings that LePage created ‘pressure to be more sympathetic to employers’

By Chris Williams on Feb. 28, 2014, at 3:08 p.m.
Defendant Joel Hayden arrives in court before opening arguments in his double murder trial in Portland Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.

Lawyer: Twin murder convictions should be thrown out because killer was on drugs

By Chris Williams on Jan. 15, 2014, at 6:51 p.m.

Lewiston man gets 1 1/2 years in prison for baseball bat assault

By Chris Williams on Jan. 09, 2014, at 7:55 a.m.

Businesses may deny taking EBT cards, but their in-house ATMs don’t discriminate

By Chris Williams on Jan. 08, 2014, at 9:50 a.m.
Gov. Paul LePage

Feds finishing probe into whether LePage pressured labor officers to be more ‘pro-business’

By Chris Williams on Dec. 13, 2013, at 12:10 p.m.
Carrie Richardson

Harpswell woman to serve three years in prison for embezzling more than $80,000 from Ramada Inn

By Chris Williams on Nov. 27, 2013, at 1:54 p.m.
Nathan Morton, charged with murder in connection with Romeo Parent's killing, listens to Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Ellen Gorman during his appellate review of a trial's judge's bail denial in Androscoggin County Superior Court in Auburn.

High court judge denies bail to defendant in Lewiston man’s slaying

By Chris Williams on Nov. 26, 2013, at 6:13 a.m.

Greene man admits to misdemeanor after racial slurs, threatening in Walmart parking lot

By Chris Williams on Nov. 26, 2013, at 5:46 a.m.
Nathan Morton, charged with murder in connection with Romeo Parent's killing, listens to Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Ellen Gorman during his appellate review of a trial's judge's bail denial in Androscoggin County Superior Court in Auburn.

High court mulls possible bail for defendant in Lewiston man’s death

By Chris Williams on Nov. 19, 2013, at 7:52 a.m.
Justin Leary, right, looks to his client, Sebastian Moody, as he pleads guilty in Androscoggin Superior Court Monday afternoon.

Defendant in Lewiston man’s slaying pleads guilty to faking evidence

By Chris Williams on Nov. 19, 2013, at 6:44 a.m.