Dawn Gagnon


BANGOR, Maine -- Police are investigating a report of a shooting on Ohio Street.

Bangor police investigating shooting on Ohio Street

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.

Body found in woods near Brewer Wal-Mart, police say

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.

Couple charged with burglary in connection with string of break-ins in 3 counties

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.
Between 80 and 100 protesters gathered in front of Margaret Chase Smith Federal Building on Tax Day Saturday to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns.

Protesters rally in Bangor to demand that Trump release his tax returns

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.
Larry Robichaud (center) participates in a drum circle with the Alamoosic Lake Signers during the 20th annual Wabanaki Spring Social at the Anah Shrine in Bangor Saturday.

Hundreds shake off winter at 20th annual Wabanaki Spring Social

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.

Line-spacing error could deprive hundreds of UMPI students of vital funds

By Dawn Gagnon on April 14, 2017, at 7:27 p.m.
Maine’s congressmen sent a letter Friday to U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to express their concern that the U.S. Department of Education department had refused to review UMPI’s application.

Auburn woman accused of selling cocaine, heroin out of Lewiston motel room

By Dawn Gagnon on April 14, 2017, at 6:21 p.m.
Jacinta Hunt, who was out on bail for an unrelated charge, was located in Room 207 at the Motel 6 with 17 grams of crack cocaine and 48 grams of heroin.

Drug agents find alleged meth lab in Cornish home

By Dawn Gagnon on April 13, 2017, at 6:50 p.m.
Wednesday’s arrest was the 14th methamphetamine-related response by MDEA this year.
Joshua Hogan

Bangor 13-year-old missing again

By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2017, at 8:56 p.m.
Joshua Hogan, 13, last was seen around 2 p.m. Monday at Cohen School on Garland Street in Bangor.

Police: Gray car-bicycle crash sparked by ‘neighborhood feud’

By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2017, at 7:53 p.m.
Police say 18-year-old John Terrill was upset with the boy because Terrill claimed the boy broke his cat’s legs.

Mechanical defect caused crash that killed Newport woman

By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2017, at 7:03 p.m.
“So far the investigation indicates the crash occurred as a result of a motor vehicle defect. The left rear tire blew out.”

State police investigating break-in at New Limerick store

By Dawn Gagnon on April 09, 2017, at 3:35 p.m.
Open water flows under the St. John River bridge in Allagash after the ice jam there broke up in 2015.

Spring melt, expected rain pose risk of ice jams, flooding in parts of Maine

By Dawn Gagnon on April 09, 2017, at 3:07 p.m.
The hazardous weather outlook applies to northern and central Maine, including Aroostook, Piscataquis and Penobscot counties as well as Down East and eastern Maine.

Ellsworth man arrested after standoff at woman’s home

By Dawn Gagnon on April 09, 2017, at 1:29 p.m.
Jason Roth, 44, is charged with violation of a protection order, violation of conditions of his release from a prior arrest and refusing to submit to arrest.
Edward Wetherell

County man facing several charges after allegedly fleeing from crash

By Dawn Gagnon on April 09, 2017, at 1 p.m.
Edward Wetherell, 44, is charged with operating after revocation, leaving the scene of a personal injury accident, unauthorized use of property and violation of bail.
Trevor Tompkins

Ashland man indicted in connection with drug death

By Dawn Gagnon on April 09, 2017, at 11:06 a.m.
Trevor Tompkins is charged with aggravated unlawful trafficking of scheduled drugs resulting in death.

Work on Bangor downtown water, sewer project delayed again

By Dawn Gagnon on March 31, 2017, at 8:17 p.m.
The project was scheduled to begin on Sunday, March 26, but was put off until Sunday, April 2. The upgrade is now expected to begin Sunday, April 9.
Visitors walk through a large variety of displays from vendors at the 47th Annual Bangor Home Show at the Cross Center on Friday afternoon.

Energy-efficiency systems, tiny houses big hits at 47th annual Bangor Home Show

By Dawn Gagnon on March 31, 2017, at 8:03 p.m.
“This year’s edition features more than 300 vendors both inside and outside of the Cross Insurance Center.”
A worker from the SEAT factory, under the Volkswagen group, works on an engine of a SEAT Leon car, in Martorell near Barcelona December 5, 2014.  About 700,000 of the 11 million diesel engines involved in the Volkswagen emissions scandal were manufactured by the company's brand Seat, a spokesman for the Spanish unit said on Tuesday, September 29, 2015.  Picture taken December 5, 2014.     REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino

Maine to get $5.1 million from Volkswagen emissions settlement

By Dawn Gagnon on March 30, 2017, at 7:47 p.m.
Volkswagen has agreed to pay more than $157 million to 10 states to settle environmental lawsuits filed last year.
State Police Sgt. Christopher Tupper (left) places Jared Moody into his cruiser following the arrest.

Mental health case manager arrested on child porn charge

By Dawn Gagnon on March 30, 2017, at 5:48 p.m.
Jared Moody, 37, was arrested and charged Wednesday with possession of sexually explicit material of persons under the age of 12.