By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 30, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“She didn’t seem to grasp the weight of the situation.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 26, 2016, at 7:23 p.m.
The Bangor Daily News played the audio of Gov. Paul LePage’s remarks for those interviewed or let them read a printed version.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 26, 2016, at 11:09 a.m.
The residents of a West Shore Road home near Beech Hill Pond that caught fire early Friday were able to get out of the burning building, but the house, garage and a vehicle in the driveway were destroyed.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 24, 2016, at 5:54 p.m.
“[Troy] McVey’s defense attorney asked for a new trial on the manslaughter conviction, and the judge granted the motion this morning.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 24, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
Penobscot County Sheriff Troy Morton said Wednesday that the 2½-month-old investigation of the incident is ongoing.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 22, 2016, at 7:14 p.m.
In the first six months of 2016, 189 people in Maine died by drug overdose, according to a preliminary analysis.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 19, 2016, at 5:04 p.m.
Two Maine women are set to fly to Louisiana on Saturday, joining three Maine Red Cross volunteers already assisting flood victims in the Pelican State.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 19, 2016, at 11:58 a.m.
An armed man who caused a standoff at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in town has been taken into custody but has not been arrested.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 18, 2016, at 3:34 p.m.
While evidence of elder abuse can sometimes be apparent, when seniors are being victimized financially, it can be difficult to spot.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 17, 2016, at 6:49 p.m.
Andrew Husson, who had been listed in critical condition on Monday, was in fair condition Wednesday, a hospital spokeswoman said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 15, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
Retired Lt. Col. Scott Magnan will replace retired Lt. Col. Jay Winslow, who was fired on July 7 for reasons that have not been made public.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 15, 2016, at 4:09 p.m.
“At this time, we do not believe any damage has been caused to the surrounding habitat.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 12, 2016, at 1 a.m.
A notorious house in Brewer, the site of over 150 police calls during the past two years, has been foreclosed upon by the city for unpaid taxes, despite the objections of the former owner who accuses officials of stealing her home.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 11, 2016, at 6:56 p.m.
Brewer police Deputy Chief Chris Martin and City Solicitor Joel Dearborn talk about foreclosing on the house at 91 Longmeadow Drive. Martin said the foreclosure is for unpaid taxes and fees and has nothing to do with 155 police responses to the house since 2014.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 09, 2016, at 1:37 p.m.
NTSB: “Investigators hope the recorder will reveal information about the final hours of El Faro’s voyage and the circumstances leading up to the sinking.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 31, 2016, at 7:55 a.m.
The fire was spotted by people out boating on the Penobscot River.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 30, 2016, at 7:20 a.m.
Nearly two decades later, the mystery of Richard Morse’s disappearance appears no closer to being solved.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 29, 2016, at 4:49 p.m.
Michael Bokun, 29, “died from a gunshot wound to the chest,” according to the state medical examiner’s office.
on July 29, 2016, at 7:50 a.m.
Police have arrested a Florida man in connection with the death of 86-year-old Leo Corriveau of Presque Isle.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 28, 2016, at 8:29 p.m.
The two men were neighbors in Clearwater, Florida, and had lived across the street from each other for three to four years, spokesman Stephen McCausland said.