By Dave Rogers, The Daily News of Newburyport on Dec. 21, 2016, at 3:36 p.m.
A defective license plate light landed a Maine man in jail Monday morning after state police found almost a half kilo of heroin in his backpack, according to court records.
on Dec. 21, 2016, at 6:53 a.m.
“I’m really surprised,” Dave Prentiss said. “Not even the crazies have asked about it.”
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 20, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
Jurors deliberated six hours Tuesday at the Washington County Judicial Center before asking to go home for the night without reaching a verdict in the double murder trial of Matthew Davis, 35, of Houlton.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 20, 2016, at 1:42 p.m.
Jurors deliberated nearly three hours Tuesday at the Washington County Judicial Center before breaking for lunch in the double murder trial of Matthew Davis, 35, of Houlton.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 19, 2016, at 7:31 p.m.
Jurors will begin deliberating Tuesday morning in the double murder trial of Matthew Davis, 35, of Houlton after hearing closing arguments Monday afternoon.
By Jen Lynds on Dec. 19, 2016, at 6:13 p.m.
Two central Aroostook men have been arrested and charged with multiple crimes in connection with a stabbing here on Friday, according to local police.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 19, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
A private investigator hired by the defense on Monday measured the feet of Matthew Davis, who is accused of slaying an Oakfield couple more than three years ago as part of a crime spree, to show jurors that his size 10½ feet were two sizes larger than the footprints found at two of the scenes.
By Anthony Brino on Dec. 19, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
A Presque Isle police officer acted in self-defense and “reasonably believed” there was a threat to himself or others when he shot and killed an intoxicated man who was armed with a knife last May, the state attorney general has concluded.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Dec. 19, 2016, at 10:27 a.m.
The tree had fallen due to the ice and high winds from Sunday’s storm.
By Anthony Brino on Dec. 19, 2016, at 6:59 a.m.
Katahdin Forest Products, the Oakfield-based maker of cedar log homes, is considering expanding its sawmill in Ashland at the same time that a lumber dispute between the U.S. and Canada leaves a cloud of uncertainty over the market.
on Dec. 19, 2016, at 6:15 a.m.
“If the children are in poverty, so are their parents.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 18, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
More ice and low temperatures expected Monday.
By Jen Lynds on Dec. 16, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
John Clark, general manager of the utility, said the move will save “millions of dollars” for its customers.
on Dec. 16, 2016, at 12:04 p.m.
By Jen Lynds on Dec. 16, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“I decided we should have a special tree with bells decorated just for Paige. She was an angel, and those bells ringing should ring just for her.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 15, 2016, at 8:10 p.m.
The weather service issued a warning of potential wind chill temperatures down to minus 38 degrees through Friday evening for the northern half of the state.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Dec. 15, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Cecilia Rhoda, along with 124 other decorators and designers from around the country, was chosen to go to the White House in November to transform 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue into a winter wonderland.
on Dec. 14, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
The state attorney general’s office has cleared the Madawaska Police Department of any wrongdoing for unknowingly selling confiscated guns to a person who was legally prohibited from possessing firearms, according to Madawaska Town Manager Ryan D. Pelletier.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Dec. 13, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
“Armed robbery is a scary thing. I take it very personally. My crew is like my second family. It was a brazen act.”
By Darren Fishell on Dec. 13, 2016, at 1:03 p.m.
Maine regulators on Tuesday approved splitting $13.4 million in subsidies across four biomass facilities.