By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 07, 2016, at 5 p.m.
Jeremy Somers “barricaded himself inside the apartment” before attempting his failed escape, Detective Lt. David Bushey said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 07, 2016, at 4:29 p.m.
Veterans, active duty military, area residents and politicians from around the region gathered on the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor to remember the fallen, and those who have put on military uniforms to follow in their footsteps.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
Five suspects, including a father and two sons, are facing charges in connection with separate burglaries on Monday here and in nearby Eddington and Clifton.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 06, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
A parade of veterans and a ceremonial wreath-laying on Wednesday will mark the 75th anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor that thrust the U.S. into World War II.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 06, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.
An 8-year-old boy who died the day before Thanksgiving may have been playing around and accidentally hanged himself, the medical examiner has determined.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 05, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
A car parked at the gas pumps of a closed convenience store early Sunday morning seemed weird to Brewer police Sgt. Paul Gauvin, who caught 2 out-of-staters attempting to skim credit card numbers.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 05, 2016, at 11:33 a.m.
Paul Francis III, 29, was last seen on Sanford Street between 1-2 a.m. Friday after leaving work
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 05, 2016, at 10:46 a.m.
“The woman was able to escape the mobile home and was found outside near her car.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
It is illegal to shoot Canada lynx, which are listed as a threatened species under the Federal Endangered Species Act.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:28 p.m.
After a Boston man was arrested for selling crack cocaine in the city earlier this week, a couple of his acquaintances decided to bring more drugs to Bangor to sell to bail him out of jail.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:57 a.m.
“During the investigation and subsequent arrest of Mr. Pratt, he struck one officer in the face in what is commonly described as a ‘head butt.’”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4:38 p.m.
A man was struck by a vehicle and injured after the driver was “confronted by several individuals carrying weapons” Wednesday night in the William S. Cohen School parking lot.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 30, 2016, at 4:18 p.m.
“The goal is just to raise awareness to the hidden homelessness of teens,” Dan Fleming said. “They’re not counted.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 29, 2016, at 3:45 p.m.
Dana said he thinks that Aubrey confused him with someone else.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 28, 2016, at 1:47 p.m.
An opinion piece penned by a state representative from Amherst who said in September that Maine should close its doors to immigrants has spurred a local chalk artist to design a display in opposition.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 27, 2016, at 7:19 a.m.
Treats Falls House, a 17-bed intermediate care facility for people with intellectual, medical and/or behavioral needs tucked between the Penobscot River and Park Street, is getting a facelift and more space thanks to a federal loan.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 26, 2016, at 1:02 p.m.
For years, sludge created in the city has been sent to a Plymouth fertilizer processing plant that uses septic waste and sludge to make its products, but that all changes next month, when it will be sent to Hartland.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 22, 2016, at 6:20 p.m.
A woman involved in a possible racially motivated altercation Friday night was not charged because her involvement with the alleged victim “was verbal only,” police said Tuesday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 21, 2016, at 8:23 p.m.
“Tragically, one of our faculty members, Mr. Chad Boucher, died suddenly, Sunday, Nov. 20. We are deeply saddened by this loss.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 21, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Tragedy struck as members and friends of the Exiles Motorcycle Club gathered on Saturday to honor the club’s fallen road captain and his wife when a member of the funeral procession died in a crash.