Dawn Gagnon

Reporter

 

Teens arrested after burglary spree in Patten

By Dawn Gagnon on March 12, 2017, at 1:07 p.m.
Ryan Gardner, 18, of Hersey and a 16-year-old juvenile from Patten, who was not identified, were arrested after an investigation into a string of five burglaries between Feb. 26 and March 4.
A  Sagadahoc County sheriff’s deputy escaped serious injury Saturday morning after he reportedly nodded off behind the wheel of his cruiser and crashed into a tree, Sheriff Joel Merry said Saturday.

Sagadahoc deputy crashes cruiser after reportedly nodding off

By Dawn Gagnon on March 11, 2017, at 7:07 p.m.
Catherine Allen plays in the snow with her dog, Manuka, at Little City Park in Bangor, Feb. 9, 2017.

Maine plunges into deep freeze, prepares for snowstorm to hit midweek

By Dawn Gagnon on March 11, 2017, at 2:53 p.m.
While the deep freeze across the state this weekend may be on track to shatter previous temperature records, Maine is bracing for a winter storm expected to hit Tuesday, with up to a foot of snow predicted.
Rowen Ross

Sherman boy, 9, in ‘good health’ after being found in woods

By Dawn Gagnon on March 11, 2017, at 12:15 p.m.
The 9-year-old Sherman boy who was the subject of an intense search Friday is in good health after becoming lost for nearly 10 hours in a heavily wooded area in Stacyville.

Mother, 3-year-old son die in crash with school bus

By Dawn Gagnon on March 11, 2017, at 10:47 a.m.
A New Portland woman and her 3-year-old son died Friday night when the car they were traveling in collided with a school bus.
Rowen Ross

Missing Sherman boy, 9, found alive after nearly 10-hour search

By Dawn Gagnon on March 10, 2017, at 10:31 p.m.
A 9-year-old Sherman boy who was the subject of an intense search Friday afternoon and evening was found alive shortly before 10 p.m., according to searchers and posts on social media.
Rowen Ross

Search on for missing 9-year-old Sherman boy

By Dawn Gagnon on March 10, 2017, at 6:39 p.m.
Rowen Ross is described as 4 feet, 2 inches tall and 75 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Don’t eat this cheese from Whole Foods

By Dawn Gagnon on March 10, 2017, at 8:10 a.m.
Police continue to search for a missing Arundel woman whose husband was found dead in their home.

Search continues for missing Arundel woman whose husband was found dead

By Dawn Gagnon on March 09, 2017, at 5:52 p.m.
Sue Kim Coito is 5-feet, 2-inches tall, weighs about 130 pounds and is of Korean descent and has severe Alzheimer’s disease.
A customer exits a Whole Foods Market in New York City. A brand of cheese sold by the company at its Portland location are being recalled.

Whole Foods is recalling cheeses sold in Portland store over possible contamination

By Dawn Gagnon on March 09, 2017, at 5:41 p.m.
Vulto Creamery’s soft wash-rind raw milk cheeses are at risk of contamination of Listeria monocytogenes — an organism that can cause fatal infections in some people.

Maine CDC investigating case of whooping cough at Medomak Valley High School

By Dawn Gagnon on March 06, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.
Pertussis is an illness that is spread from person to person through coughing and sneezing.

1 killed in Liberty crash

By Dawn Gagnon on March 06, 2017, at 2:58 p.m.
One person was killed Monday in a crash involving a passenger vehicle and an oil truck on Route 3.

Bangor Christian School 8th-grader wins Penobscot County Spelling Bee

By Dawn Gagnon on March 06, 2017, at 7:06 a.m.
Neil St. John, who is 13, correctly spelled the word “herpetology” to capture the county title, his second so far.

State yanks Brewer auctioneer’s license after he is accused of 56 violations

By Dawn Gagnon on March 06, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Jeffrey S. Roberts, who most recently ran the defunct Picadilly Place Auction House in Brewer, must pay $84,000 in fines within 90 days for 56 violations, according to the Board of Licensing of Auctioneers.

Body of Penobscot Narrows Bridge jumper found

By Dawn Gagnon on March 05, 2017, at 5:33 p.m.
Police and emergency personnel have recovered the body of a person who jumped off the Penobscot Narrows Bridge in an apparent suicide.
 Massachusetts woman was killed in weekend snowmobile crash in Parlin Pond Township, south of Jackman. The crash happened shortly before 5 a.m. on Saturday.

Massachusetts woman killed in weekend snowmobile crash

By Dawn Gagnon on March 05, 2017, at 5:10 p.m.
Saturday’s crash — the ninth snowmobile-related fatality this year — remained under investigation on Sunday.
Ron Hall, executive director of Maine Summer Camps.

Summer camp fair at Bangor Mall draws prospective attendees

By Dawn Gagnon on March 04, 2017, at 3:38 p.m.
Representatives from 26 Maine summer camps were at the Bangor Mall on Saturday for a fair designed to recruit prospective campers.

Police: Bangor man, 40, who jumped onto I-95 from overpass receives treatment for injuries

By Dawn Gagnon on March 04, 2017, at 11:46 a.m.
No charges are pending in connection with the incident, police said.
Lindsey Greene

Missing Lincoln teen returned home

By Dawn Gagnon on March 04, 2017, at 11:36 a.m.
She was located in Brewer on Friday night and returned to Lincoln by Brewer police.

High winds knock out power for thousands of Mainers

By Dawn Gagnon on March 02, 2017, at 6:42 p.m.
Very cold air and windy conditions are expected to persist into the weekend.