Articles by Dylan Martin


Portland server outage crashes 27 websites

By Dylan Martin on Aug. 14, 2012, at 4:55 p.m.

Brewer group seeks to feed 1,000 families for 10th annual Thanksgiving dinner

By Dylan Martin on Aug. 14, 2012, at 1:53 p.m.
More than 500 University of Maine Honors College alumni, students and friends will raise their steins at 10 p.m. EDT Thursday across the country — and perhaps the world — to celebrate the life of the college’s dean, Charles Slavin, who enriched the lives of many and died unexpectedly at his home Monday. The history of the stein runs deep at the University of Maine, where the “Stein Song” has been played with pride since 1904.

Hundreds to raise steins for late head of UMaine Honors College

By Dylan Martin on Aug. 01, 2012, at 8:02 p.m.
In order to educate boat owners about the dangers of using 15 percent ethanol-based fuel approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Marine Manufacturers Association is distributing 100,000 E15 warning labels to its member boat manufacturers to place on their boats.

15 percent ethanol-based fuel could have ‘disastrous’ effects on boats, marina owner says

By Dylan Martin on July 26, 2012, at 7:42 p.m.
David W. Proctor

Drunken Orrington man kicked medical responder and officer in head after arrest, police say

By Dylan Martin on July 18, 2012, at 3:38 p.m.
Charlie Campo, former Bangor Daily News chief librarian.

Former BDN chief librarian Charlie Campo wins highest honor from news librarian association

By Dylan Martin on July 17, 2012, at 5:39 p.m.

Red Sox donating $2,500 to Bangor homeless shelter at Wednesday’s game

By Dylan Martin on July 17, 2012, at 5:11 p.m.
Blandings Turtle

Three species of turtles in Maine petitioned for Endangered Species Act protection

By Dylan Martin on July 11, 2012, at 7:47 p.m.

Full-time firefighter for Carmel could lower town’s fire insurance

By Dylan Martin on July 11, 2012, at 2:33 p.m.
A driveway was washed away from under a pickup that was parked over the culvert along Stickney Hill Road in Brownville. The repair work after the recent flooding has created a huge financial burden for the town of Brownville. Town Manager Matthew Pineo is asking Gov. LePage to release funds to help the town in the wake of the severe flooding.

Brownville town manager seeks flood relief from LePage contingency fund

By Dylan Martin on July 10, 2012, at 7:46 p.m.
"I hate invasive species" said Ronald Lemin, a vegetation management consultant seen here lopping off the seed head of a giant hogweed plant along a tributary of the Kenduskeag Stream in Bangor on Tuesday.

Giant hogweed infestation in Bangor could spread to Kenduskeag Stream, expert says

By Dylan Martin on July 04, 2012, at 9:31 a.m.

Cadets from across U.S. to descend on Bangor for Civil Air Patrol academy

By Dylan Martin on July 03, 2012, at 1:04 p.m.

American Red Cross urges emergency donations after storm in D.C. area creates shortage

By Dylan Martin on July 02, 2012, at 7:38 p.m.
Manufacturing workers, representatives of businesses and unions delivered baskets of goods to the Bangor offices of the Maine Congressional Delegation on Monday, July 2, 2012. The baskets were filled with products that are made in the state or made with products that are produced in Maine. They hope to encourage the politicians to support the Bring Jobs Home Act that is set to be voted on after the Fourth of July congressional recess.

Unions urge Snowe, Collins and Michaud to support Bring Jobs Home Act

By Dylan Martin on July 02, 2012, at 5:18 p.m.

Closing of specialized foster program to displace more than 90 children

By Dylan Martin on June 27, 2012, at 7:41 p.m.

One man pleads guilty, eight others charged in southern Maine oxycodone trafficking investigation

By Dylan Martin on June 26, 2012, at 12:25 p.m.

10 months after crash that killed girl, Dexter trucker loses license suspension appeal

By Dylan Martin on June 26, 2012, at 11:53 a.m.

Skowhegan man, 45, dies in motorcycle accident on Route 148 in Madison

By Dylan Martin on June 20, 2012, at 1:44 p.m.
The house at 47 Peruvian Way in Bangor as seen on Tuesday, June 20, 2012, where an airplane piston wrist pin fell through the roof on June 12, 2012.

Airplane part crashes through Bangor man’s roof

By Dylan Martin on June 20, 2012, at 1:31 p.m.
Dr. Stephen Sears, Maine's state epidemiologist

Maine CDC issues heat health advisory for southern counties

By Dylan Martin on June 19, 2012, at 5:45 p.m.