By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 27, 2016, at 2:06 p.m.
An area car dealership has purchased the old Maine State Police barracks on Main Street and wants to change it into a used car lot.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 26, 2016, at 3:03 p.m.
Criminals are breaking into homes in the area and Police Chief Chris Greeley — whose residence was once burglarized — is warning residents to protect their property.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 25, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
Bangor police have arrested a woman accused of intentionally driving her vehicle into a man who had been playing Pokemon Go.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 23, 2016, at 11:46 a.m.
Blank Canvas Brewery, which opened in Brewer last year, has moved into a new space on Betton Street, not far from its original location.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 23, 2016, at 10:43 a.m.
The RSU 26 school board has tapped Mike Tracy, a veteran educator who worked previously in Dexter and Clinton, as the new superintendent.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 19, 2016, at 5 p.m.
A motorcyclist involved in a Friday afternoon crash on Route 1A has died.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 19, 2016, at 3:48 p.m.
City leaders don’t want to wait and see what happens to the 40-acre defunct mill site along the Penobscot River.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 19, 2016, at 2:31 p.m.
The Maine DOT will provide updated information on the permitted Interstate 395/Route 9 connector.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 18, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
“Seven troopers arrived over the weekend and will spend the week there,” Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 18, 2016, at 4:18 p.m.
The Penobscot County Sheriff released the identities of two teenagers who died Sunday morning in a single-vehicle crash on Route 15 near the Bangor city line.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 16, 2016, at 1 a.m.
With new leads in the case, surviving members of her family were given hope for resolution, and memories of the woman and her disappearance came flooding back.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 15, 2016, at 3:39 p.m.
A crash involving at least one car and a motorcycle has tied up traffic on Route 1A near G&M Market Friday afternoon.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 15, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
“We are delighted to have our state permits in hand,” Craig Stuart-Paul, Fiberight’s CEO, said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 14, 2016, at 11:47 a.m.
A local man who died in a June altercation, reportedly in a dispute over rental property, died of asphyxiation.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 13, 2016, at 1:41 p.m.
“As it turns out, all the things planned [in the city] work for us — our people like to go to concerts,” rally coordinator Cliff Lippitt said Wednesday as volunteers set up the events area in the parking lot of Cross Insurance Center.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 11, 2016, at 9:18 p.m.
The commander of Brewer High School’s Air Force Junior ROTC program was fired Thursday and in response several area residents and former students went to Monday’s school board meeting to express their displeasure or concern.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 11, 2016, at 6:10 p.m.
At least six communities have been given more time to sign trash contracts and be eligible to share in future profits of the Municipal Review Committee’s Fiberight plant in Hampden.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 06, 2016, at 12:48 p.m.
Military personnel and civilians from all over the country arrived Wednesday for the opening of the conference at Maine Central Institute.
The MRC has said the size of the Fiberight plant could be reduced from its planned annual capacity of 180,000 tons to 110,000 tons and still be financed, built and profitable.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 03, 2016, at 7:34 a.m.
A local fertilizer processing plant that uses septic waste and sludge to make its products has temporarily stopped accepting the waste due, in part, to stringent odor nuisance rules that last year resulted in the company paying thousands of dollars in fines.