Aroostook County Bureau
By Jen Lynds on June 28, 2016, at 12:16 p.m.
Two men escaped injury after a crash in Portage on Sunday.
By Jen Lynds, BDN Staff on June 27, 2016, at 7:01 a.m.
To have the not-so-elegant lawn ornament removed, or to have it put on someone else’s lawn, the recipient would have to donate $10 to $20 to the American Cancer Society.
By Jen Lynds on June 21, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
A Houlton man charged with kidnapping in March has been indicted on numerous related charges.
By Jen Lynds on June 20, 2016, at 6:22 a.m.
The Houlton Garden Club not only served as an outlet to provide planting and gardening tips to other members, the club also hosted discussions that were open to the community.
By Jen Lynds on June 17, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
A construction firm was busy Thursday and Friday tearing down the remnants of a building that collapsed into itself Thursday afternoon.
By Jen Lynds on June 17, 2016, at 3:37 p.m.
A local woman swerved to avoid hitting an animal in the road and ended up rolling her vehicle down a small embankment Friday.
By Jen Lynds on June 17, 2016, at 2:40 p.m.
A loaded logging truck took out a utility pole Friday, which knocked out power to residents of this small town in northern Washington County.
By Jen Lynds on June 14, 2016, at 5:40 p.m.
Assistant Attorney General John Alsop told the jury that Jesse Marquis killed Amy Theriault in a rage the day after she ended their little more than 1-year-old live-in relationship.
By Jen Lynds on June 13, 2016, at 1:50 p.m.
Jesse Marquis is accused of killing Amy Theriault, a 31-year-old mother of two. The state medical examiner said Theriault died of a gunshot wound to the chest and multiple stab wounds to the chest and neck.
By Jen Lynds on June 08, 2016, at 3:31 p.m.
The month was marked by above average temperatures and below average precipitation across northern and eastern Maine.
By Jen Lynds on June 03, 2016, at 5:27 p.m.
A deputy was told that the juvenile was in possession of a knife and had threatened to kill a teacher.
By Jen Lynds on June 02, 2016, at 10:04 a.m.
Cathy Davis, who is back at the helm of the Houlton Humane Society as chairman of the board, said it is time for a new beginning.
By Jen Lynds on June 01, 2016, at 5:37 p.m.
A recent uptick in the number of domestic violence cases handled by the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office is drawing the attention of administrators.
By Jen Lynds on May 31, 2016, at 5:02 p.m.
The homeowner found them on the ground when he was doing yard work.
By Jen Lynds on May 27, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
“Moose are pretty active right now, and people need to be on the lookout,” the sheriff said.
By Jen Lynds on May 27, 2016, at 11:42 a.m.
The woman, who told police she was pregnant, was taken to Cary Medical Center in Caribou for medical evaluation and later released.
By Jen Lynds on May 25, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
There is potential for storms to produce quarter-size hail and wind gusts up to 60 mph.
By Jen Lynds on May 24, 2016, at 3:16 p.m.
A Portage man who was incarcerated last year for driving drunk and causing a single-vehicle crash that claimed the life of his 33-year-old cousin has been accused of violating his probation by driving a snowmobile without a license.
By Jen Lynds on May 23, 2016, at 2:46 p.m.
“This is a great opportunity for the Maine Office of Tourism to outline its plans for marketing in the next year.”
By Jen Lynds on May 23, 2016, at 2:26 p.m.
Jane Torres said the overall event was a success, as it brought in a number of new business owners, tourists and contacts for other entrepreneurs in the community.