By Dawn Gagnon on April 27, 2017, at 8:50 p.m.
In a time when animal rights protests over elephant and other animal acts have shut down large U.S. circuses, the Anah Shrine Circus has thrived in Bangor and Presque Isle.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 24, 2017, at 7:28 p.m.
“[Christina] McCarthy was uncooperative, unruly and combative with officers, resulting in their using a Taser to take her into custody.”
By Dawn Gagnon on April 24, 2017, at 6:01 a.m.
The state’s second largest city is the only Maine location — and the only community in New England — chosen for this year’s ranking.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 23, 2017, at 3:15 p.m.
Would-be gardeners who lack the necessary space soon will be able to plant their tomatoes, string beans, lettuce and other food in a new community garden being built at Maple Street Park.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 23, 2017, at 2:40 p.m.
A pair of goats found hanging out near the parking lot for the Rail Trail along the Passagassawakeag River Sunday morning have been reunited with their owner.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 23, 2017, at 12:17 p.m.
“Got goats? We do, and they do not belong to us,” the Belfast Police Department wrote on its Facebook page.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 23, 2017, at 11:59 a.m.
The tip that led police to Bryan Farr-Luciano came in after the Sanford Police Department posted on its Facebook page an offer of lunch worth up to $20 with police in exchange for information leading them to him.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 23, 2017, at 11:19 a.m.
Scott Milliken, 54, was reported missing after he failed to show up for a planned meeting with a friend back in March.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 23, 2017, at 7:30 a.m.
A Kittery boy died from injuries he suffered in a chain-reaction car crash on I-95, according to Connecticut State Police.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 22, 2017, at 5:36 p.m.
A local version of the worldwide March for Science drew hundreds of scientists and those who support their work to the University of Maine campus on Saturday.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 21, 2017, at 6:15 p.m.
The weekend forecast from the National Weather Service called for cold, rainy —and sometimes snowy — weather.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 20, 2017, at 7:36 p.m.
Before the crash, one teen posted an image on social media app Snapchat showing they were driving at least 92 mph, a friend said the day after the deaths.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 20, 2017, at 5:48 p.m.
Killed in the crash was Derick Warren, 30, Holden Police Chief Chris Greeley said early Thursday evening.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 18, 2017, at 1:27 p.m.
The church that’s being forced out of the former YMCA building has found a new home: the Bangor Mall.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 17, 2017, at 6:01 p.m.
Terrance Durel Sr., 36, of New Orleans, Louisiana, died from his injuries Sunday night, Lt. David Bushey of the Bangor Police Department said in a news release.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 5:26 p.m.
City police are investigating a shooting Sunday afternoon on Ohio Street that was reported to have occurred at a residence there.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 2:52 p.m.
Brewer police Sgt. Paul Gauvin said Sunday afternoon that the death is not considered suspicious.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
Jeremy Regimbal, 27, and his 23-year-old girlfriend, Ricci Boutilier, were indicted on two counts each of burglary and nine counts each of theft by unauthorized taking by the Penobscot County grand jury.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 10:42 a.m.
Protesters gathered outside the federal building in Bangor, where theysought to bring attention to President Donald Trump’s ongoing refusal to disclose his tax returns.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 7:29 a.m.
Men, women and children — many of them wearing their colorful tribal regalia — danced to the beating drums Saturday at the 20th annual Wabanaki Spring Social.