Zachary Comeau, 21, of Bangor was arrested on March 20 on the felony sexual assault charge.
The building has been mostly vacant since 2009 when Circuit City moved out following the financial crisis.
The partnership is in response to a prolonged decline in enrollment and financial security at the Machias university.
The Penobscot County Commissioners voted 3-0 Tuesday to authorize a purchase attempt of the former Bangor YMCA to expand the neighboring county jail.
EMCC’s culinary program has developed into a reliable supplier of talented, ambitious chefs for the area’s burgeoning food scene.
An armed man walked into the Circle K store on Main Street early Tuesday demanding money but left empty-handed after apparently having a communication problem with the clerk, according to Bangor police Sgt. Tim Cotton.