By Nick McCrea on Nov. 19, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“They’re always the first at the table to do what they can to help,” Richard LaBelle said. “Norridgewock wouldn’t be Norridgewock without New Balance.”
By Nick McCrea on Nov. 16, 2016, at 3:56 p.m.
Karl Crute Jr., 43, and Ranae Robbins, 45, were arrested after allegedly trafficking heroin.
By Nick McCrea on Nov. 15, 2016, at 5:36 p.m.
Belfast-area voters have decided to borrow $7.6 million to fix up their 51-year-old high school, allowing the district to push forward planning the renovations.
By Nick McCrea on Nov. 05, 2016, at 10 a.m.
“The building is showing its age, and it needs some attention quickly,” Superintendent Paul Knowles said Friday during a tour of the school.
By Nick McCrea on Nov. 04, 2016, at 3:19 p.m.
“Deputy Mulligan was able to assist the operator out of the vehicle and get her safely away from the car, which had backed up the wire so far it was resting on its front bumper,” Sheriff Jeffrey Trafton said Friday.
By Nick McCrea on Nov. 03, 2016, at 6:29 a.m.
“We’re a maritime state, we need to get back to that with our kids,” Rep. James Gillway said. “It’s part of our heritage.”
By Nick McCrea on Nov. 02, 2016, at 2:46 p.m.
In Maine, the bulk of Norway spruce is in Aroostook County, though smaller plantations are scattered across the state, according to the Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 31, 2016, at 3:34 p.m.
A Belfast man will spend 90 days in jail after he allegedly set fire to his grocery store in an effort to get insurance money.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 28, 2016, at 2:06 p.m.
For teachers, the task of showing children how to interpret the hyperbole and communicate their political beliefs in a civil, productive way has been an enormous challenge during what many believe is the most divisive and unpredictable presidential race in modern U.S. history.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 26, 2016, at 5:11 p.m.
The state medical examiner’s office has determined that a Washington County Jail inmate died from injuries suffered when he jumped from a stairwell on Oct. 21.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 25, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
Climate change researchers around the world are mourning a well-respected University of Maine scientis t who was killed in a snowmobile crash in Antarctica over the weekend.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 25, 2016, at 1:31 p.m.
The state medical examiner’s office is expected to determine the cause of Roy’s death.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 24, 2016, at 6 p.m.
Trustees unanimously backed an 80-page business plan for the center during a special meeting at University College Center in East Millinocket.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 21, 2016, at 3:06 p.m.
Investigators say the suspect was described as an “older male,” with brown wavy hair standing 6-feet to 6-feet-2-inches tall.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 21, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
Leaders of the University of Maine System released details of their plan to unite graduate programs for aspiring businesspeople, lawyers and public administrators under one roof.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 20, 2016, at 12:53 p.m.
“We have decided to stay focused on the work we know and the work we do well as a private school,” Wayfinder’s CEO said.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 20, 2016, at 10:14 a.m.
Mathew and Nick Day, are suing their former stepfather, Donald Arsenault, and a Portland businessmen after a probate judge ruled that their dead mother’s will had been forged.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 19, 2016, at 9:05 p.m.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 17, 2016, at 1 a.m.
In a taxing scramble to find qualified foreign language teachers, some Maine school districts are turning to digitized assistance to expose their students to other tongues.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 13, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
The Maine Department of Education has named a Skowhegan middle school teacher the state’s top educator of 2017.