By Kathleen Pierce on Jan. 17, 2017, at 4:23 p.m.
“The idea is to be in complete solidarity with other marches around the country,” said Kathryn Yates, 66, of Portland.
on Jan. 12, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
We chronicled one child’s yearning to be understood.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 10, 2017, at 10:23 a.m.
A former Lincoln County sheriff’s deputy indicted on 22 counts of sexual abuse of a minor and other charges will be tried in Kennebec County.
By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 07, 2017, at 12:27 p.m.
By Christopher Cousins on Jan. 05, 2017, at 12:03 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage formally ended his pursuit of building a forensic mental health unit in Augusta, following through on his stated intention of placing the facility in Bangor to avoid the need for legislative approval.
By BDN staff on Jan. 04, 2017, at 9:13 p.m.
Troubled retailer Sears announced a raft of store closings nationwide on Wednesday, including one in Maine.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 04, 2017, at 2:23 p.m.
“Bangor reported 0.15 inches of ice. That glaze of ice can make traveling dangerous.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 31, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
As of noon on Saturday, more than 16,000 CMP customers were without electricity. Meanwhile, nearly 700 Emera Maine accounts were waiting for service to be restored.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 30, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.
The snow knocked out power to more than 100,000 residents, brought down utility lines and even caused the University of Maine’s Mahaney Dome to collapse.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Dec. 29, 2016, at 2:58 p.m.
The nor’easter “is a little further east, so Bangor will be on the colder side of it.”
By CBS 13 on Dec. 26, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Wade Welner is being treated at Maine Medical Center in Portland for smoke inhalation.
By Beth Brogan on Dec. 21, 2016, at 6:40 a.m.
A Gardiner man accused of killing and dismembering his father in their Gardiner apartment in 2014 is scheduled to appear in court next month to see if forced medication has made him competent to stand trial for murder.
By Tony Reaves on Dec. 20, 2016, at 9:10 p.m.
The street value of the drugs is estimated to be $10,000, according to a release from state police.
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 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 Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 15, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
“These stories [are] FALSE and Detective Blodgett is investigating this situation.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 12, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
Two people died in crashes on slick roads Monday as a storm that began in southern Maine late Sunday dropped between 6 and 10 inches of snow across the state as it traveled northward.
By Michael Shepherd on Dec. 09, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.
Maine’s new House speaker emerged from a meeting with Gov. Paul LePage to say they agreed to a path for legislative leaders to approve a new, privately run mental health facility in Augusta by 2016’s end.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 08, 2016, at 8:54 p.m.