By Jen Lynds on Oct. 21, 2016, at 2:45 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 20, 2016, at 5:28 p.m.
Former Sen. George Mitchell on Thursday reminded about 100 people at a session on civil discourse that “politics has always been rough and tumble in our country.”
By Tony Reaves on Oct. 20, 2016, at 1:09 p.m.
A local man was charged with burning down his own home early Thursday morning.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 18, 2016, at 5:09 p.m.
An apologetic note, a bottle of perfume and a bag of potato chips were found under the body of Valerie Tieman.
By Danielle McLean on Oct. 18, 2016, at 6:04 a.m.
It is nearly impossible for Maine residents to know how much state money is being spent on contracted services, which private businesses and nonprofit organizations receive large state contracts, and why those vendors won the work — even though a new state law requires information about competitive contracts to be made public online.
BDN staff reports on Oct. 17, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
A local woman was injured Monday morning when her car overturned five times off West River Road in Sidney, police said.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 16, 2016, at 12:51 p.m.
Eight ambulances and two Lifeflight helicopters were dispatched to Route 220 in Thorndike.
By Christopher Burns on Oct. 16, 2016, at 8:17 a.m.
Two minors got an important reminder about why they need to buckle up before hitting the road after seatbelts saved their lives in rollover this weekend.
By Christopher Cousins on Oct. 16, 2016, at 7:36 a.m.
Numerous voters in the district say defeating Question 3 will motivate how they approach other contests on the November ballot.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 14, 2016, at 2:42 p.m.
Vanadestine is being held at Somerset County Jail.
By Nick McCrea on Oct. 13, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
The Maine Department of Education has named a Skowhegan middle school teacher the state’s top educator of 2017.
BDN staff reports on Oct. 12, 2016, at 3:32 p.m.
Two brothers from Waterville were arrested Tuesday and charged with arson for starting a car fire that nearly spread to a three-unit apartment building.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 11, 2016, at 6:11 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 09, 2016, at 5:10 p.m.
A 56-year-old man was found dead after an apparent all-terrain vehicle crash, according to the Maine Warden Service.
Bangor Daily News on Oct. 08, 2016, at 9:13 a.m.
A press problem has delayed delivery of the BDN in Greater Bangor and mid-Maine on Saturday morning, Oct. 8.
By Darren Fishell on Oct. 03, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.
David Heidrich urged the Franklin County commissioners to reject the proposal for revising the property tax break.
The LePage administration is undoing a structure created after years of statewide discussion and planning.
By Scott Taylor on Sept. 30, 2016, at 1:09 p.m.
“After much discussion with family and staff this week, we have determined that it is best NOT to reopen the fall venue this year.”
on Sept. 30, 2016, at 6:19 a.m.
Does your local school know about them?
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Sept. 29, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
The associate director for treatment and recovery with the Maine Office of Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services has been charged with operating under the influence.