By Ryan McLaughlin on June 27, 2016, at 2:24 p.m.
Emera Maine crews believe a beaver felled a tree near Route 1, knocking out power.
By Judy Harrison on June 25, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.
A Maine entrepreneur announced Saturday that he would donate $1 million as initial funding for collaborative programs between the National Park Service, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, the American Association for the Advancement of Science and other institutions.
“They tried to get back in and couldn’t get the skirts connected,” Chris Popper said. “The water was way too high” and kept knocking them over.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 24, 2016, at 1:32 p.m.
City police are seeking a young man allegedly responsible for vandalizing the city’s new school, according to a posting on Ellsworth police’s Facebook page.
A New Jersey woman whose kayak capsized was rescued by a lobsterman, but her two paddling companions died after they encountered a brief squall off the local village of Corea.
By Bill Trotter on June 23, 2016, at 3:32 p.m.
One of the two men who died Wednesday when a squall capsized a trio of ocean kayakers off the local village of Corea has been identified.
By Aislinn Sarnacki on June 23, 2016, at 3:09 p.m.
During high tide on June 20, the day of the summer solstice and the full moon, the Blue Hill Heritage Trust guided local residents to find these ancient creatures.
A storm that blew through the area at about 5 p.m. is believed to have played a role in the incident.
By Bill Trotter on June 23, 2016, at 7:20 a.m.
“This is a very tragic outcome,” Kenneth Stuart, the command duty officer at Sector North New England, said.
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 Abigail Curtis on June 22, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Mercury contamination found in lobsters caught in the uppermost portion of Penobscot Bay has led to this week’s decision by state fishery officials to nearly double an area closed to lobster and crab fishing.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 22, 2016, at 2:02 p.m.
Five people have been arrested in connection with the sale of methamphetamine in Hancock County.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 22, 2016, at 11:29 a.m.
Drug agents are investigating the discovery of a pair of methamphetamine labs Wednesday morning.
on June 22, 2016, at 11:21 a.m.
Saturday, July 2, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Orland United Methodist Church, Off Route 1 near river in Orland Village, Orland, Maine For more information: 207-469-0077 ORLAND, Maine — The Orland United Methodist Church, off Route 1 near the river in Orland Village, will hold a baked bean …
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 21, 2016, at 2:09 p.m.
A Gouldsboro man returning home from a wedding was injured Monday night in a crash on Interstate 95 in Fairfield, state police said.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 21, 2016, at 9:02 a.m.
Smoke was spotted from “quite a distance” as crews responded to the scene.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 20, 2016, at 5:44 p.m.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR | A New Hampshire man and a Southwest Harbor resident have been charged with trafficking in heroin as the result of an investigation by the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency’s Downeast Task Force, the Southwest Harbor Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Andres Martinez, 42, of …
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 20, 2016, at 9:24 a.m.
More than 1,600 customers in Amherst, Bradley, Clifton, Dedham, Eddington, Holden and Mariaville were in the dark.
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By Bill Trotter on June 20, 2016, at 6:32 a.m.
An ongoing unscientific, four-decade experiment at George Stevens Academy is helping to feed that perception that Twinkies are invulnerable to the force of decay.