Articles by Kevin Bennett
By Kevin Bennett on July 17, 2013, at 7:24 a.m.
Dana Wilson’s sentencing for child pornography charge postponed until Aug. 20 at the Penobscot Judicial Center so that Wilson’s mental health counselor can attend and address the court.
By Kevin Bennett on July 15, 2013, at 5:28 p.m.
Brewer and Bangor firefighters respond to a deck fire in Brewer that worked up a wall into the attic of a Birchwood Boulevard home.
By Kevin Bennett on July 09, 2013, at 6:57 p.m.
Bucksport student thinks quick and closes windows and doors to prevent fire from spreading before calling 911.
By Kevin Bennett on July 08, 2013, at 3:54 p.m.
Environmental group protests outside Maine, Montreal and Atlantic Railroad headquarters in Hermon at noon Monday. Protesters center on the disastrous derailment and explosions in Quebec.
By Kevin Bennett on July 05, 2013, at 11:06 a.m.
Arraignment of mother accused of killing 2-year-old daughter.
By Kevin Bennett on July 03, 2013, at 3:57 p.m.
By Kevin Bennett on July 02, 2013, at 5:29 p.m.
The Penobscot County Commissioners are expected to decide Tuesday what cuts must be made to the jail budget after it was flat funded by the state. Staff most likely will be laid off and the number of inmates being held at the facility decreased. That would increase the number of …
By Kevin Bennett on June 27, 2013, at 7:39 a.m.
Old Town Canoe and Kayak is an old Maine company that’s growing and innovating. Its parent company, Johnson Outdoors, has brought its West Coast kayak manufacturing to Maine, and has invested in its manufacturing space. Marketing Manager Lucas LaBree talks about the business and it’s direction.
By Kevin Bennett on June 25, 2013, at 12:05 p.m.
Watch a mock disaster drill as it plays out in Bangor on Tuesday.
By Kevin Bennett on June 18, 2013, at 11:30 a.m.
Bangor voters share their thoughts on the school budget and the library roof.
By Kevin Bennett on June 17, 2013, at 12:50 p.m.
Listen in on opening arguments in the Warren Dome trail at the Penobscot Judicial Center
By Kevin Bennett on June 12, 2013, at 5:45 p.m.
Melissa McLaughlin of Brewer was removed from the waters of Pushaw Stream on Wednesday after she fell out of her kayak and became trapped on a submerged branch. McLaughlin’s kayaking partner and sister, Shelley Fahey, called 911 and held her in place until rescuers could arrive.
By Kevin Bennett on June 12, 2013, at 4:21 p.m.
Nicole Maines and her father speak outside the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor after the Maine Supreme Court heard arguments surrounding Maines’ discrimination case.
By Kevin Bennett on June 10, 2013, at 4:05 p.m.
Listen as officials describe the process of removing asbestos from the Bangor Auditorium as they tear it down.
By Kevin Bennett on June 07, 2013, at 5:37 p.m.
Listen as Washington County Sheriff Donnie Smith talks about how he has handled being sheriff of one of Maine’s largest counties.
By Kevin Bennett on June 04, 2013, at 5:30 a.m.
Maine native Joe Hamilton was framing a window on his house in Rehoboth, Mass., when he saw a man in a balloon fly past. Hamilton recalls the brief conversation that followed. “Hey, how ya doing?” the man said as he floated past. Hamilton’s wife, Beth, said the man was so …
By Kevin Bennett on May 28, 2013, at 7:32 p.m.
Dennis “Red” Gendron and fans talk about the upcoming UMaine hockey season.
By Kevin Bennett on May 12, 2013, at 9:31 p.m.
Aaric Rowe explains what happened when his girlfriend allegedly acted against rock-throwing former housemates.
By Kevin Bennett on May 12, 2013, at 6:11 p.m.
Department of Environmental Protection biologist Mark Whiting checks on seven of Bangor’s impacted streams.