Mid-Maine

 
A woman was killed in a crash in Sidney late Wednesday night.

Head-on collision claims life of Sidney woman

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 17, 2016, at 8:35 a.m.
Laurie Garland, 47, was declared dead at the scene.
Kimberly Hill

Death of Wiscasset woman in The Forks ruled accidental

By CBS 13 on June 17, 2016, at 8:29 a.m.
Maine State Police say she jumped from a moving pickup in The Forks last March.

Waldo County woman suffers serious injuries in crash with tractor, tree

By Dawn Gagnon on June 16, 2016, at 8:56 p.m.
Melissa Goguen’s injuries are considered life-threatening, according to Belfast police Sgt. Matthew Cook.
Aaron W. Clark

Mount View teacher charged with unlawful sexual contact

By Dawn Gagnon on June 16, 2016, at 5:15 p.m.
THORNDIKE | A Mount View High School math teacher was arrested Thursday on sex charges involving a student at that school, the Waldo County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed. Aaron W. Clark, 37, of Etna was charged with unlawful sexual contact and unlawful sexual touching, both of which are Class …
Officers pictured from left to right are: Claude Francke, Al Mather, Jeff Howes, Karen Cunningham, and Becky Potter.

New officers elected at Central Maine Square Dance Club’s annual meeting

on June 15, 2016, at 11:41 a.m.
WATERVILLE, Maine — The Central Maine Square Dance Club of Waterville held its annual meeting on June 24. The evening started with a shortened square dance workshop before the meeting began around 7:45 p.m. Officers for the coming year were elected as follows: Al Mather of Palermo, president; Jeff Howes of Pittsfield, …
Adrien Sanders

Two arrested after drugs found during traffic stop in Manchester

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 14, 2016, at 12:43 p.m.
Two men are facing charges after drugs were found in a vehicle during a traffic stop Monday night.

Portland man in ‘critical condition’ after hit-and-run in Lisbon

By Beth Brogan on June 13, 2016, at 12:25 p.m.
A Portland man was in “extremely critical condition” at Central Maine Medical Center after an unidentified SUV struck his motorcycle Saturday and fled the scene.
Randy Beal enjoys the Bangor Pride Festival at Pickering Square in Bangor, June 28, 2014. The festival allowed the city to honor and celebrate its gay and lesbian community. On Monday, several vigils are scheduled to honor the memory of the victims of Sunday's mass shooting at an LGBT nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

Vigils to be held across Maine for victims of Orlando shooting

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 13, 2016, at 11:25 a.m.
Numerous vigils are scheduled throughout the state Monday in memory of victims of the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, over the weekend.
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Newly released undercover footage shows alleged inhumane treatment of animals and food safety concerns at Hillandale Farms, New England’s largest egg producer, which operates a facility in Turner, Maine.

State to investigate Maine egg facility in wake of video, says eggs are safe to eat

By Julia Bayly on June 09, 2016, at 1:15 p.m.
There have been no prior reports of food safety violations at a southern Maine egg facility that was the subject of a recent Humane Society of the United States undercover operation facility, according to the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry.

Wiscasset woman loses $12,000 to ‘grandparent scam’

By Marissa Bodnar, CBS 13 on June 08, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
“Little did I know,” said Esther Sharrigan, 78.

Manchester crash claims life of Mount Vernon woman

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 08, 2016, at 9:48 a.m.
A Mount Vernon woman was identified as the victim of a fatal crash on Route 202 Tuesday afternoon.
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Newly released undercover footage shows alleged inhumane treatment of animals and food safety concerns at Hillandale Farms, New England’s largest egg producer, which operates a facility in Turner, Maine.

Video shows rotting chickens, inhumane conditions at Maine egg facility

By Julia Bayly on June 07, 2016, at 4:57 p.m.
“Some of the animals looked like had been dead for months,” Paul Shapiro said. “It’s hard to imagine what it must be like for them.”

One person dead, several injured in Manchester collision

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 07, 2016, at 3:17 p.m.
One person died Tuesday afternoon following a collision on Route 202.
Christopher Cates

Sheriff: Bingham man may have sexually assaulted more women

By Judy Harrison on June 03, 2016, at 7:57 p.m.
SKOWHEGAN | The Somerset County sheriff expressed concern Friday that a man charged recently in connection with two separate sexual assaults may have victimized more women. Sheriff Dale Lancaster in a press release Friday urged women who may have been victims of Christopher C. Cates, 41, of Bingham to …
A logging truck delivers logs to the Verso paper mill in Jay.

Verso frees machine from Expera deal, makes new product in Jay

By Darren Fishell on June 02, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
The bankrupt Verso Corp. has rejected a contract allowing a Wisconsin papermaker to use the No. 5 paper machine at its Jay mill.

Man from Gray dies in Turner crash

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 01, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.

State police investigate shooting death in Wilton

By CBS 13 on June 01, 2016, at 7:50 a.m.
One man is being questioned, according to police.
Travis Brown

Four charged in connection with Somerset County vandalism spree

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 31, 2016, at 2:57 p.m.
Four were charged in connection with a Saturday spree in Madison, Anson and Norridgewock.

Waterville-Winslow Bridge paving to begin

on May 31, 2016, at 12:35 p.m.
WATERVILLE, Maine — Maine Department of Transportation crews will be milling and paving the bridge decks of the Donald Carter Memorial Bridge on Route 137 between Waterville and Winslow, as well as the Abenaki Road over the Messalonskee Stream between Route 137 and Route 104 (West River Road) in Waterville …

Fire consumes house in Monmouth

By Jana Barnello, CBS 13 on May 30, 2016, at 7:12 a.m.
The Monmouth fire chief said the home collapsed into itself and it was a total loss.