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.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 02, 2016, at 7:42 a.m.
“We feel that this is a huge step forward in our effort to decrease substance abuse misuse [of the products].”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 30, 2016, at 1:02 p.m.
It took 10 hours and more than 40 people to carry a 20-year-old hiker from Connecticut off Mount Katahdin Wednesday after she fell and injured herself while descending the Hunt Trail.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 29, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
Greenbush resident Sandy Thibeault brought her children Grayson, 10, and Jaelyn, 5, as well as friend Wesley St. Louis, 5, to Bangor and parked at the airport hoping to catch a glimpse of Trump’s airplane. “It’s pretty cool,” Grayson said. “Is he running for president because George Washington is done?” asked …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 29, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.
Trump’s plane, a white craft with “Trump” writed in white across the top, landed at Bangor International Airport about 2:45 p.m. As Trump departed the airplane, a man watching yelled, “Make America great again!” and got a raised hand from the presidential candidate.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 29, 2016, at 12:37 p.m.
Christopher Seiler, who was selling Donald Trump merchandise, works for David Dixon of Political Buttons, based in Sarasota, Florida. “I’ve been with him since Labor Day,” Dixon said. “That makes 47 states.” He said you will not find any sexual innuendos on his T-shirts, which some other vendors have provided at …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 29, 2016, at 12:34 p.m.
Hampden residents and sisters Allexa and Taylor Iaderosa arrived at the rally at noon and purchased “Trump 2016″ pins from merchandise vendor Christopher Seiler. “We love Trump,” Taylor Iaderosa said. “There are a lot of reasons,” her sister said. “Everything he says I agree with.” “We’re all about building that …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 29, 2016, at 11:07 a.m.
Bangor resident Barry Nowell, who walked in the side door of the Cross Center to get a photo of the podium a couple hours before the event started, said he was glad that Trump was coming to Maine. He said the next president needs to see how hard it is …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 29, 2016, at 11:02 a.m.
Molly Ramirez, 19, of Bath, will be voting in her first presidential election in November. “I haven’t clearly endorsed Trump because, obviously, I’m Mexican,” she said, referring to when Trump said that U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, who was born in Indiana, cannot treat him fairly because of his Mexican heritage. “I don’t …