By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 16, 2016, at 11:47 a.m.
“We do not have a repair kit for stupid mistakes,” Bangor police Sgt. Tim Cotton writes.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 16, 2016, at 6:24 a.m.
While the family of a woman and her two children who died in a house fire prepares for a remembrance service on Saturday, detectives continue to investigate the deaths.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 15, 2016, at 8:11 p.m.
City Council incumbent Kevin O’Connell, who earned the most votes in the Nov. 8 local election, was elected mayor by the panel on Tuesday at the annual meeting.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 15, 2016, at 12:49 p.m.
“We believe she was pistol-whipped,” the police chief said Tuesday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 14, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
With 286 drug overdose deaths in Maine already on the books as of September, the state has already exceeded the record-setting drug-related death totals of last year, Attorney General Janet Mills announced Monday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 14, 2016, at 1:47 p.m.
Police are still notifying the family of an elderly woman who drove onto Route 202 going the wrong way Sunday night and died in a head-on collision.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 14, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
The use of “seat belts is the single most effective thing you can do to prevent injury and ejection in a motor vehicle crash.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 11, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Nancy Tebbetts, 92, was part of the first group of women to enlist in the U.S. Navy some 70 years ago.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 07, 2016, at 2:36 p.m.
A 65-year-old woman who was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 2012 and nowadays doesn’t know what year it is or who is currently president voted last week by absentee ballot.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 06, 2016, at 7 a.m.
When Clifton resident Tina Hinkley found herself laid off and without a job, she turned to Eastern Maine Development Corporation for help with retraining for a new career.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 04, 2016, at 2:21 p.m.
Friends, family and members of the military plan to line Center Street near Brookings Smith Funeral Home late Friday night to welcome home the body of Senior Airman Earl Grover Jr., a 2011 Brewer High School graduate.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 03, 2016, at 4:06 p.m.
“The autopsies have been completed but we continue to withhold all information at request of the Attorney General’s staff,” Mark Belserene said in an email.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 03, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
“We have closure and that is the main thing.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 02, 2016, at 7 p.m.
“We haven’t see this many absentees since 2008,” the Bangor city clerk said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 02, 2016, at 6:06 p.m.
“They’re looking to take the rights over the use of the property with eminent domain,” Town Manager Jon Duke said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 01, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
“Brewer School Department and Principal David Wall have agreed to part ways due to difference in leadership philosophy and management style.”
Andrew Balcer allegedly killed Anthony and Alice Balcer, both 47, late Sunday or early Monday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 01, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
A home explosion early Tuesday morning on Pheasant Road that claimed the life of a man inside was apparently caused by the man, according to a press statement released by the state fire marshal’s office.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 01, 2016, at 12:58 p.m.
Collette Boure, 17, of Standish suffered life-threatening injuries in the crash and later died.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 31, 2016, at 7:27 a.m.
A 17-year-old boy has been charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of a couple whose bodies were found Monday in their Pine Knoll Road home after an early morning 911 call.