By Judy Harrison on Dec. 07, 2016, at 6:08 p.m.
Dr. Mark Flomenbaum said that Heidi Pratt died of a single gunshot wound to the neck. She bled to death after a large caliber bullet struck her carotid artery, he said.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Matthew Davis, 35, is accused of killing Michael Kitchen, 51, and Heidi Pratt, 49, on Sept. 23, 2013, then setting their Oakfield home ablaze.
By Darren Fishell on Dec. 06, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
Digital and print mapmaker DeLorme will not get a hearing before the nation’s top court.
By Nick McCrea on Dec. 02, 2016, at 5:36 p.m.
James Kuhn, 30, faces charges of criminal use of explosives, reckless conduct and endangering the welfare of a child.
By Jake Bleiberg on Dec. 01, 2016, at 2:54 p.m.
“There are no winners here. Nothing will wipe the memory of this tragedy from my mind for as long as I live,” Gregory Nisbet said. “My only hope is that somehow, someway, lives will be saved from the awareness we have all received from this tragic event.”
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 30, 2016, at 6:09 p.m.
Neil West Sr. of Portland was found guilty in July by a jury on one count each of armed bank robbery and conspiracy to commit bank robbery, the U.S. attorney’s office said in a press release.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 30, 2016, at 4:59 p.m.
Dario Dosen remained Wednesday at the Penobscot County Jail unable to post bail.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 29, 2016, at 6:15 p.m.
By Bill Trotter on Nov. 29, 2016, at 1:53 p.m.
A Cutler man accused of robbing a local bank has been indicted by a Washington County grand jury.
By Jake Bleiberg on Nov. 29, 2016, at 10:58 a.m.
The sentencing of a Portland landlord who stood trial in a criminal case arising from Maine’s deadliest house fire is decades was postponed Tuesday because of confusion over who could speak at the hearing.
By Rebecca Beitsch, Stateline.org on Nov. 28, 2016, at 4:46 p.m.
Maine is among a group of states that allow businesses to charge more for credit card purchases only if they describe the difference as a cash discount and not a credit card surcharge.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 28, 2016, at 3:36 p.m.
A lawsuit over a hunting incident on Halloween four years ago in Somerset County was settled Nov. 21 for an undisclosed amount.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 28, 2016, at 1:50 p.m.
Liberty faces a fine of between $67,000 and $250,000.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 28, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
Anthony Lord was scheduled to plead guilty Monday to charges related to an alleged two-county rampage last year that left two people dead.
By Lincoln County News on Nov. 24, 2016, at 9:45 a.m.
Mark Westrum of Bath entered the plea through an attorney.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 24, 2016, at 7:59 a.m.
A lawyer representing him said he was preparing to sue the person who wrote about the alleged assault on social media and the city councilors who denounced the alleged incident as racially motivated before an investigation was completed.
By Rick Levasseur on Nov. 23, 2016, at 2 p.m.
Ronald Boersma still faces state charges connected to the alleged sexual abuse of two young girls.
By Alan Bennett, Journal Tribune on Nov. 22, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.
An Old Orchard Beach man was sentenced on Monday to 40 years in prison in connection with the March 2013 murder of Charles Raybine in Biddeford.
By Judy Harrison on Nov. 22, 2016, at 5:38 p.m.