Mid-Maine

 
Blaze maintenance man Robert McClure tries to keep on top of the falling snow so there's a clear path to the business on Monday afternoon in Bangor.

Paralyzing blizzard strikes Maine

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 13, 2017, at 3:19 p.m.
A blizzard that dumped more than 2 feet of snow by 1 p.m. Monday brought parts of Maine to a virtual standstill.
Pedestrians walk down Garland Street in Bangor Thursday afternoon.

See where the storm dumped the most snow in Maine

By Darren Fishell on Feb. 13, 2017, at 10:24 a.m.
More snow is on the way Monday afternoon.
A snow plow works to clear Union Street in Bangor on Feb. 5, 2016. Much of the state could see as much as two feet of snow as a strong winter storm moves in Sunday afternoon into Tuesday morning.

A blizzard blast from Maine’s past

By Christopher Burns on Feb. 12, 2017, at 4:54 p.m.
Snowstorms are a fact of life in Maine. So here’s a look at back a few of nastiest storms in recent memory.
A man looks up Congress Street while crossing in the snow on Thursday. Much of the state could see as much as two feet of snow as a strong winter storm moves in Sunday afternoon into Tuesday morning.

Brace yourselves — blizzard expected to hit Maine Sunday through late Monday night

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 12, 2017, at 3:24 p.m.
What forecasters say will be the biggest snowstorm so far this winter is on target to hit Maine Sunday night and could stick around until Monday night or early Tuesday morning.

Second suspect shot by police in Vassalboro dies

Bangor Daily News on Feb. 12, 2017, at 9:07 a.m.
Kadhar Bailey, 25, of Gardiner and Ambroshia Fagre, 18, of Oakland both died after an officer-involved shooting in Vassalboro Friday afternoon.

Police: Officers shot pickup driver who tried to ram cruiser in Vassalboro

Bangor Daily News on Feb. 11, 2017, at 8:38 a.m.
A man is dead and a woman is in critical condition with a gunshot wound after being shot in an altercation with police Friday in Vassalboro.

Two shot by police in Vassalboro incident

By CBS 13 on Feb. 10, 2017, at 6:22 p.m.
Police said they came across a man and a woman in a truck on Arnold Road, and there was some kind of altercation.
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People cross the pedestrian bridge in Bangor Thursday.

Maine hit with second snowstorm in 3 days

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 09, 2017, at 6:52 p.m.
Some places expected to be hit hardest were York County — where as much as 16 inches of snow was forecast — and the Down East region, which will see its first major snow event so far this season.
The remains of Timothy Henderson's camp in Coplin Plantation.

Maine man survives after camp explosion blows him into yard

By CBS 13 on Feb. 09, 2017, at 9:11 a.m.
“I lit my tobacco pipe and all hell broke loose.”
Sappi North America announced plans to invest $165 million in it's Skowhegan mill.

Sappi to pump $165 million into Skowhegan mill

By Darren Fishell on Feb. 08, 2017, at 10:52 a.m.
Sappi Ltd. plans to spend $165 million on its No. 1 paper machine at its Skowhegan mill, which it said will increase the machine’s overall capacity and ability to produce consumer packaging products by early 2018.
Two people have died in an early morning apartment fire Tuesday on Square Road near the Canaan town line, according to the state fire marshal’s office.

Palmyra fire claims two lives

on Feb. 07, 2017, at 7:32 a.m.
The building was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

Teen accused of shooting into Maine home with children inside

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 06, 2017, at 6:11 p.m.
A 17-year-old boy was arrested Friday night after he fired three shots into a home on Mud Run Road, according to Somerset County Sheriff Dale Lancaster.
Amanda Crain

Woman accused of trying to sell heroin at Winterport store

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Feb. 06, 2017, at 6:02 p.m.
Cassandra Lucas loads free firewood into the back of her vehicle at the Waldo County Woodshed in Searsmont Saturday. The Waldo County Woodshed is a charitable organization that gives out firewood to needy families to heat their homes during the winter. They have seen a dramatic increase in the volume of wood it donates across the area.

‘Wood bank’ grows as Waldo County residents struggle to stay warm

By Nick McCrea on Feb. 05, 2017, at 8:26 a.m.
One wheelbarrow at a time, a group of Waldo County residents is doing what it can to help struggling neighbors keep warm.
Community members check out art at the Colby College Museum of Art in this July 2013 file photo.

In Maine, Colby gets ‘game changing,’ $100 million-plus gift from old friends

By Geoff Edgers, Washington Post on Feb. 03, 2017, at 7:32 p.m.
The Colby College Museum of Art may seem off the beaten path, a three-hour drive north of Boston, but a gift of more than 1,150 works, ranging from Vincent van Gogh to Ai Weiwei, should help boost its standing as a tourist destination.

Hiram charged with manslaughter following fatal December crash

By CBS 13 on Feb. 03, 2017, at 8:49 a.m.
An arrest has been made in a crash that killed a Steep Falls woman in December.
A fire on Summer Street in Waterville that injured seven, including a firefighter.

Seven people, including one firefighter, hospitalized after Waterville fire

By CBS 13 on Feb. 01, 2017, at 10:11 a.m.
Officials say six people were in the building at the time of the fire.
Loren Keim, 21, of Dixfield died Saturday at a central Maine hospital after he succumbed to injuries from a collision with a tanker truck in Phillips.

State senator’s son dies after crash with tanker truck in Philips

By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 28, 2017, at 4:20 p.m.
Loren Keim, 21, of Dixfield was driving a 1997 Ford Ranger on Weld Road when he failed to stop at its intersection with Rangeley Road and struck the back end of a tanker truck.
Kayla Doherty, 23, with her 17-month-old son Blake Doherty at her mother's Pittsfield home.

Woman who sued over wrongful birth may not recover damages, court says

By Judy Harrison on Jan. 26, 2017, at 1:29 p.m.
The birth control device was never inserted in her arm.

Police: Mainer hooks up ‘jumper cables’ to transformer to steal electricity, gets charged

By Christopher Burns on Jan. 24, 2017, at 4:34 p.m.
Central Maine Power told police it was the third time its employees had to disconnect the jury-rigged line.