By Nick McCrea on July 01, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
An addiction treatment center has applied to significantly increase the number of patients it serves, potentially renewing a heated debate over Bangor’s role in combating the region’s drug problems.
By Judy Harrison on June 30, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
Benjamin D. Steeves, 29, was indicted on one count each of gross sexual assault and unlawful sexual contact, both Class A crimes, two counts of unlawful sexual contact, one a Class C crime, the other a Class D crime, and four counts of assault, a Class D crime.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 30, 2016, at 1:58 p.m.
Officials are searching for a man who was last seen on Chamberlain Street Thursday morning.
By Tony DelMonaco, 3315 Aviation on June 30, 2016, at 1:44 p.m.
When it was announced that Donald Trump was going to make a stop in the Queen City, the first thing that came to my aviation mind was “PLEASE BRING THE 757!!” N757AF(the tail number for Donald’s Boeing 757-200) is on the photo bucket list of many aviation photographers and enthusiasts …
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 30, 2016, at 9:56 a.m.
A local man accused of dragging a dog behind a pickup truck also will face drug charges.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 7:42 p.m.
The 14-week-old male bulldog was taken to a local emergency veterinary clinic for treatment of cuts to its paws and legs.
By Christopher Cousins on June 29, 2016, at 7:32 p.m.
“I believe he’s the only person who’s going to actually do something for this country,” Richard Young of Bangor said
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 6:51 p.m.
An elderly local woman’s car struck a wall of the store, breaking through to the restroom inside.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 6:21 p.m.
“When it was called in, the people were very specific that it was not anybody connected to the event over there,” Bangor police Lt. Cathy Rumsey.
By Michael Shepherd on June 29, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.
“We’re going to bring back our jobs. We’re going to bring back our wealth. We’re going to bring back our money,” Donald Trump said at a rally at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. “We’re going to bring back our pride. We’re going to make America great again.”
By Judy Harrison on June 29, 2016, at 4:09 p.m.
Nicholas Spencer was driving on County Road in Milford at a high rate of speed on Feb. 24 when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a telephone pole and a large rock, Chief Deputy William Sheehan of the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement released at the time.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 29, 2016, at 1:32 p.m.
Construction will force the closure of a section of Parkway South on July 6, according to a statement from the city.
on June 29, 2016, at 1:09 p.m.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: First United Methodist Church, 14 Center Drive, Orrington, Maine ORRINGTON, Maine — A chicken barbecue will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 23, at First United Methodist Church, 14 Center Drive, by donation. This post was contributed by a …
on June 29, 2016, at 12:34 p.m.
Up-to-the-minute reports on Trump’s rally in Bangor.
By Larry Mahoney on June 29, 2016, at 10:51 a.m.
Jesse Labreck missed competing but has filled the void by doing so on a national TV show, “American Ninja Warrior.”
By Dawn Gagnon on June 28, 2016, at 10:01 p.m.
“I know what it’s like to be embarrassed and not know what to do. To feel hopeless, to not know where to go, [or] who can help. I also know that you can’t give up.”
Bangor-area residents and officials chimed in on the eve of Trump’s rally, with some arguing he’s the country’s best option, and others saying he would take the nation in the wrong direction.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 28, 2016, at 4:41 p.m.
Local officials have set dates for a special town meeting, an election and for the continuation of the annual town meeting, which was halted June 22 after voters postponed action on warrant articles related to spending for lack of current audit information.
By Darren Fishell on June 28, 2016, at 4:39 p.m.
PORTLAND | Utilities regulators will visit Bangor July 7, in the first of a series of informational meetings about changes to FairPoint Communications’ price-controlled, basic landline phone service starting Aug. 28. A law passed during the last legislative session phases out regulated landline service in 22 of Maine’s largest …
By Nathaniel Coe on June 28, 2016, at 4:01 p.m.
Friday, July 15, 2016 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.Saturday, July 16, 2016 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Shaw House Donation Yard Sale, 136 Union St., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-2828X5; theshawhouse.org The Shaw House is a youth homeless shelter in Bangor. We work with youth up to the …