By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 18, 2016, at 5:32 p.m.
Voters in RSU 19’s eight member towns will consider a reduced budget proposal when their annual district budget meeting continues at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Nokomis Regional High School, Superintendent Mike Hammer said Thursday.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 17, 2016, at 6:12 p.m.
A man armed with a handgun went in a mobile home around 3 a.m. and took a purse from a resident, police say.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 17, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
Two months after they postponed action on town meeting warrant items related to spending, residents will be asked on Saturday to approve a municipal budget for the current fiscal year.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 16, 2016, at 1 a.m.
A quartet of women gathered in Hermon over the weekend to celebrate the successful outcome of two organ transplants that came about through what they say was a circuitous series of events and small miracles.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 15, 2016, at 9:31 p.m.
Sheriff Troy Morton said the man who was shot is in critical condition.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:17 p.m.
A New York man and a woman from Augusta were arrested late Friday afternoon in connection with a heroin and crack cocaine trafficking operation being conducted in and around the state’s capital city.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 5:10 p.m.
Two area men were arrested Friday night after a Penobscot County sheriff’s deputy and a Maine State Police Trooper found a methamphetamine-making operation in a home on Edinburg Road.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
Five people from the Dover-Foxcroft area were taken to a Bangor hospital Saturday afternoon for treatment of injuries they suffered when the van they were riding in went off the roadway and landed in a pond.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
An Eddington motorist and his passenger escaped serious injury Sunday morning when the car they were riding in hydroplaned on the Interstate 95 bridge spanning Salmon Stream.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 11, 2016, at 7:28 p.m.
The two new wells serving the Danforth Plaza shopping center have received a clean bill of health after testing last week showed elevated levels of coliform bacteria, a town official confirmed.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 11, 2016, at 7:08 p.m.
A Mars Hill woman died late Tuesday night after crashing her Toyota sports car into a house in Harrington.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 10, 2016, at 6:06 p.m.
A Veazie couple woke up to a shocking surprise slithering around in their shower.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 09, 2016, at 8:38 p.m.
A Carmel motorcycle rider was taken to a local hospital for treatment of leg injuries after a collision with an SUV.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 09, 2016, at 7:27 p.m.
The fire began shortly before 1:30 p.m. in a second-story apartment in the five-unit building at 56 Charles St., Bangor Fire Chief Tom Higgins said.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 09, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
The charge stems from a complaint filed by Gold Star Cleaners’ Ellsworth location.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 09, 2016, at 5:52 p.m.
A South China woman suffered serious injuries Tuesday when the minivan she was driving left Route 201, struck a driveway and then went airborne before rolling over several times.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 08, 2016, at 7:07 p.m.
Two rooms at the back of the house had significant fire damage, and the rest of the house had smoke and water damage.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 08, 2016, at 6:51 p.m.
BANGOR | Maine Attorney General Janet Mills is reminding Mainers to be on guard against “government grants” being offered through instant messenger programs and social media programs such as Facebook. Typically the scammer poses as a government official — they may even have an account with a name and …
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 08, 2016, at 5:55 p.m.
Maine Forest Service rangers are battling three wildfires, each of them in remote locations, a district ranger said late Monday afternoon.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 07, 2016, at 5 p.m.
The woman’s Jack Russell terrier, Rebel, who went missing after the crash, has been located.