By Beth Brogan on June 30, 2016, at 11:58 a.m.
A 26-year-old man accused of killing and dismembering his father in their Gardiner apartment in 2014 has made significant progress since a judge ordered him forcibly medicated six months ago, but still fully believes a “very complex” delusion, including that his father was trying to poison him, state psychologists told a Kennebec County Superior Court justice Thursday morning.
By Beth Brogan on June 29, 2016, at 8:57 a.m.
More than two years after allegedly killing and dismembering his father in their South Gardiner apartment, Leroy Smith III has yet to stand trial as Maine’s justice system continues to try to determine if he is fit to do so.
By Christopher Cousins on June 28, 2016, at 5:02 p.m.
“This is certainly no time for Riverview to be experiencing that kind of a self-imposed wound in its operations.”
By Darren Fishell on June 28, 2016, at 4:39 p.m.
PORTLAND | Utilities regulators will visit Bangor July 7, in the first of a series of informational meetings about changes to FairPoint Communications’ price-controlled, basic landline phone service starting Aug. 28. A law passed during the last legislative session phases out regulated landline service in 22 of Maine’s largest …
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 27, 2016, at 4:06 p.m.
“They all agreed the dispute at hand was in regards to money being owed between parties,” Augusta police Detective Brian Wastella wrote.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 27, 2016, at 9:12 a.m.
All four suspects were sitting in vehicles parked next to each other, and one suspect starting shooting at another vehicle.
By AARON TANGUAY, CBS 13 on June 26, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.
Police are searching for a woman who ran from the scene.
By Matthew Stone on June 23, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
Documents obtained by the BDN show the state has spent at least $7.8 million in federal welfare funds in ways that run afoul of the law.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 22, 2016, at 6:57 a.m.
Augusta police say four people were in the car when the driver lost control.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 21, 2016, at 8:43 a.m.
A male suspect was captured on video surveillance and police are seeking the public’s help in identifying him.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 17, 2016, at 8:35 a.m.
Laurie Garland, 47, was declared dead at the scene.
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.
By Judy Harrison on May 27, 2016, at 6:24 p.m.
A truck driver from Connecticut was arrested and charged with operating under the influence about 3:15 p.m. Thursday after multiple reports he was driving erratically on Interstate 95 South, according to the Maine State Police. Damon Frechette, 39, of Putnam, Connecticut, remained Friday night at the Kennebec …
By CBS 13 on May 26, 2016, at 6:53 a.m.
Police are investigating a crash that killed a driver in Gardiner on Wednesday afternoon. The crash happened on Marston Road, which is off Route 201, around 4 p.m. Police say they found 56-year-old Kenneth Wilson unresponsive inside. Investigators said it appears he suffered a medical event before …
on May 25, 2016, at 11:45 a.m.
There will be a Memorial Day Observance in the Togus VA National Cemeteries on Monday, May 30. Participants will meet in the Building 205 Parking Lot at 7:45am prior to departing to the East Cemetery and subsequently to the West Cemetery. There will be laying of wreaths at the cemetery …
By Judy Harrison on May 20, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
Kristopher Michael Russ was indicted on one count each of robbery, elevated aggravated assault, burglary, forgery and criminal mischief.
By Darren Fishell on May 19, 2016, at 1 a.m.
The latest figures project Bangor’s population dropped by about 250 in the past year.
By Christine LaPado-Breglia, Lincoln County News on May 18, 2016, at 3:30 p.m.
The cast includes Treat Williams, Elizabeth Marvel and George Hamilton.
By CBS 13 on May 17, 2016, at 6:57 p.m.
A tractor-trailer struck a bridge in downtown Augusta Tuesday.
on May 12, 2016, at 1 p.m.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Augusta Civic Center, Augusta, Augusta, Maine For more information: 582-1960 AUGUSTA — Maine Humorist Gary Crocker will be the keynote speaker at the Maine Association of Retirees’ Association annual meeting on Wednesday, May 25, at the August Civic Center. Doors …