By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 06, 2017, at 3:50 p.m.
With reports of a pair of all-terrain vehicles and a snowmobile trail groomer going through lake ice in northern and western Maine this past week, snowmobilers and ice fishermen are being warned to be cautious.
By Adanya Lustig on Jan. 06, 2017, at 6:29 a.m.
Over the last 45 years, Maine had the greatest portion of people in their prime working years in 1999.
By Adanya Lustig on Jan. 05, 2017, at 6:25 a.m.
Maine lost population unevenly over the last 15 years. Some counties hollowed out, while others grew in population.
By Judy Harrison on Jan. 04, 2017, at 5:01 p.m.
A Fairfield mother accused of murder in the death her newborn son on Dec. 30, 2015, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Somerset County Superior Court to manslaughter in a plea agreement with the Maine attorney general’s office.
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 Adanya Lustig on Jan. 04, 2017, at 7:16 a.m.
The cost that each local community pays each year varies in Maine from $2,000 per student to $25,000 per student.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 03, 2017, at 6:08 p.m.
Maine State Police said a Livermore Falls man who died early Sunday morning following a two-car crash on Route 4 succumbed to injuries from the crash, and not a medical emergency.
By Beth Brogan on Jan. 02, 2017, at 10:14 a.m.
Police remain unsure whether he died because of injuries suffered in the crash or a medical condition.
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 Nik Beimler, Foster's Daily Democrat on Dec. 30, 2016, at 12:11 p.m.
Medical crews attempted CPR on the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
By Darren Fishell on Dec. 30, 2016, at 10:43 a.m.
Three industrial asset liquidators have purchased UPM-Kymmene Inc.’s shuttered Madison Paper mill for an undisclosed price.
By Staff Report on Dec. 28, 2016, at 3:50 p.m.
The town manager told the Sun Journal he expected to resolve the situation in three to four weeks.
By CBS 13 on Dec. 28, 2016, at 7:47 a.m.
Main Street in Oxford was shut down Wednesday morning because of a tractor-trailer crash.
By Dawn Gagnon, BDN Staff on Dec. 25, 2016, at 2:05 p.m.
He had gone to his estranged wife’s home on Norridgewock Road around midnight and set fire to two vehicles and the house while she still was inside.
on Dec. 23, 2016, at 6:38 a.m.
The first in-depth look of its kind shows that 59 percent of people are using food pantries more this year than last.
By CBS 13 on Dec. 22, 2016, at 7:23 a.m.
Police are looking for a man who they said should be considered armed and dangerous.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 21, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.
He faced up to 15 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
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 Kathleen Pierce on Dec. 21, 2016, at 1 a.m.
The book comes out March 7, when Finkel will be in Portland giving a reading at Space Gallery.