Tony Reaves

Universal Desk Editor


What it takes to get clean: Stories of recovery

on Oct. 09, 2014, at 1:45 p.m.

Full-length video: The first gubernatorial debate

By Tony Reaves on Oct. 08, 2014, at 1:15 p.m.
The Cutler campaign has posted the full debate video to YouTube.

Corinth man dies in Bangor crash early Wednesday morning

By Tony Reaves on Oct. 01, 2014, at 6:50 a.m.
Bangor police say the driver of a pickup truck was killed in an early morning crash at the intersection of Hancock and Washington streets. The was driver identified as Allan Stymiest, 46, of Corinth. According to a release from Bangor Deputy Police Chief Brad Johnston, Officer Kris …

BDN blogs: Alex Steed

on Sept. 05, 2014, at 9:08 a.m.
Kiiya M. Foster

Missing Woodstock teen found safe

By Tony Reaves on Sept. 01, 2014, at 8:53 a.m.
A 15-year-old girl reported missing over the weekend was found safe in Norway early Monday morning, according to police. Kiiya M. Foster was found by Norway police walking down a street, according to a release from Stephen McCausland, spokesman for the Maine Department of Public Safety. She …
Police respond at the scene of a two-vehicle collision in Monticello on Sunday.

2 ejected from vehicle in Aroostook collision

By Tony Reaves on Aug. 25, 2014, at 7:41 a.m.
MONTICELLO | Three people were injured in a collision Sunday evening on Route 1, according to a news release from the Maine State Police. Police say Josiah Nash, 27, of Blaine was traveling south on Route 1 in a 1965 Volkswagon dune buggy about 6:30 p.m. when he was …

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on June 10, 2014, at 1:44 p.m.
Police say Johnathan Browning, 42 of Presque Isle was killed Thursday evening when his truck crashed in Chapman.

County man dies in Thursday crash

By Tony Reaves on May 30, 2014, at 7:42 a.m.
CHAPMAN | A Presque Isle man was killed Thursday evening after losing control of his pickup on Chapman Road, according to state police. Jonathan Browning, 42, was driving his 2005 GMC pickup north Thursday when the truck left the road on the left side, causing it to skid, according …

Live: Vetoed bills reconsidered

By Tony Reaves on May 01, 2014, at 12:37 p.m.

Report: Jogger struck by pickup truck in Farmington

By Tony Reaves on March 31, 2014, at 6:31 a.m.
A 25-year-old woman who was out jogging Sunday morning was struck by a pickup that lost control in slushy conditions, the Sun Journal reports. Tess Perry of Farmington is in intensive care at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, the newspaper says. Police told the Sun Journal …

Lewiston Auburn Magazine fires publisher after child porn arrest

By Tony Reaves on March 21, 2014, at 2:22 p.m.
Joshua Shea, a former Auburn city councilor and publisher of Lewiston Auburn Magazine, has been fired from the position in the wake of his arrest on a child pornography possession charge, LA Publishing announced Friday. “LA Publishing is deeply troubled and disturbed by the arrest of Joshua …
A pedestrian braves Thursday's wet weather for a walk on Buck Street in Bangor.

Power restored to more than 3,300 amid snow, rain, sleet

By Tony Reaves on March 20, 2014, at 7:41 a.m.
BANGOR | A Maine utility has restored power to about 3,300 customers in Hancock, Washington and Penobscot counties Thursday morning. Heavy snow mixed with sleet and rain covered most of Maine on Thursday, making for slippery roads and power outages. Emera Maine reported about 7 a.m. that 3,316 were …
A car reported stolen from the Holiday Inn parking lot was found crashed and abandoned on I-395 Thursday morning.

Police seek help finding suspect who stole car, crashed it on I-395 Thursday morning in Bangor

By Tony Reaves on March 06, 2014, at 8:21 a.m.
Police are seeking help finding a suspect they say stole a car from the Holiday Inn parking lot on Odlin Road on Thursday morning and then collided with another vehicle on I-395 near the Farm Road exit. According to a release from Bangor police Sgt. Catherine Rumsey, …

Report: Man killed, woman hurt in Newburgh after collision with plow truck

By Tony Reaves on Feb. 20, 2014, at 6:47 a.m.
A man was killed and a female passenger injured when a car collided with a Maine Department of Transportation plow truck Wednesday night, according to a report from WABI. State police told the affiliate that the man appeared to lose control on the snowy road on Western …
Two bodies were found Wednesday at the scene of a Tuesday night fire in Sumner. Police said they couldn't identify the two, but they are believed to be Robert Keach, 52, and Della Keach, 60, the brother and sister who lived there.

Two bodies found in rubble after fire destroys Sumner home

By Tony Reaves on Feb. 12, 2014, at 7:29 a.m.
The state fire marshal’s office reports that two bodies have been found in the rubble after fire swept through a house late Tuesday night. Investigators found both bodies Wednesday morning, according to a release from Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland. They were taken to …
Interstate 95 traffic was snarled near the Stillwater Avenue exit Wednesday morning due to a tractor-trailer sliding off the slippery highway.

Snow expected to be heaviest in southern, coastal Maine

By Ryan McLaughlin and Tony Reaves on Feb. 05, 2014, at 6:42 a.m.
BANGOR | Schools and offices around the state were closed Wednesday as a snowstorm blanketed southern and coastal Maine with snowfall that was predicted to amount to as much as a foot. A winter storm warning is in effect for much of Maine until 10 p.m. due to the …

Report: Four state troopers go to house after call of screams, find pigs in heat

By Tony Reaves on Feb. 04, 2014, at 6:25 a.m.
CHINA | Police responding to a call reporting screams at a China home Jan. 27 didn’t find a domestic violence situation, as a neighbor had feared when she called 911 to report the noise. The Kennebec Journal reports that instead, four Maine state troopers arrived to find a happy …

Report: Pittsfield substitute teacher fired for calling students ‘stupid’

By Tony Reaves on Jan. 31, 2014, at 6:56 a.m.
A substitute art teacher was fired last week after fourth-graders at Vickery School said she called them ‘stupid,’ ‘ignorant’ and ‘retarded,’ according to a report in the Morning Sentinel. School Administrative District 53 Superintendent Dominic DePatsy told the Morning Sentinel that the woman was a substitute teacher, …
John H. Eaton

Bangor man reported missing found dead in wooded area

By Ryan McLaughlin and Tony Reaves on Jan. 29, 2014, at 5:51 a.m.
A man whose family reported him missing Tuesday was found dead Tuesday evening in a wooded area, according to a release from Bangor police Sgt. Cathy Rumsey. John H. Eaton Jr., 51, a resident of Husson Avenue, was found at around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday after a Bangor …

Report: Hope Elementary School closed Monday

By Tony Reaves on Jan. 27, 2014, at 6:45 a.m.
Hope Elementary School is closed Monday due to burst pipes, according to WABI. There was no word on whether the school would be open again Tuesday.
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