By Beth Brogan on June 24, 2016, at 4:27 p.m.
Firefighters from several communities headed by boat to Sheep Island in the New Meadows River Friday afternoon for a large woods fire.
By Beth Brogan on June 24, 2016, at 2:21 p.m.
Cumberland County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three men from out-of-state on Saturday in Brunswick and charged them with forgery.
By Stephen Betts on June 24, 2016, at 1:45 p.m.
A Jefferson man is behind bars after police say he led them on a chase that reached 100 miles per hour and ended in the suspect crashing his pickup truck.
By Beth Brogan on June 24, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.
“It’s another tool to protect our officers and everybody that we serve,” Sheriff Kevin Joyce said. “It provides use the ability for intelligence-gathering and to deliver phones, where before this we would have put people in harm’s way.”
By Stephen Betts on June 24, 2016, at 8:27 a.m.
A federal agency has ruled that a Tennessee truck driver involved in a March crash in Maine that killed two motorists is an “imminent threat to public safety.”
By Stephen Betts on June 23, 2016, at 8:30 p.m.
The City Council is scheduled to vote Monday evening on the resignation of City Manager James Chaousis.
By Stephen Betts on June 23, 2016, at 1:26 p.m.
A 58-year-old Jefferson man is expected to be sentenced later this year to 18 months in prison for sexually assaulting a child.
By Stephen Betts on June 23, 2016, at 11:20 a.m.
A Thomaston man admitted Wednesday to trashing a cottage he co-owns with his sister.
By Stephen Betts on June 23, 2016, at 11:14 a.m.
A Warren man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 days in jail for squeezing another man’s neck until he lost consciousness.
By Stephen Betts on June 23, 2016, at 11:13 a.m.
A Warren man was sentenced Wednesday to 48 hours in jail for slitting the throat of his injured cat with a dull knife.
By Beth Brogan on June 23, 2016, at 6:41 a.m.
“Brunswick Landing is the most successful base of all the bases closed during that BRAC year.”
By Abigail Curtis on June 22, 2016, at 6:56 p.m.
Residents gathered to debate the city’s proposal to use eminent domain to purchase an easement across privately owned land to connect two trails.
By Stephen Betts on June 22, 2016, at 6:05 p.m.
A trucker accused of speeding and driving drunk has pleaded not guilty to 15 counts in connection with the deaths of two people killed in a crash in Washington.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 22, 2016, at 5:51 p.m.
As state fisheries officials examine the impact the mercury contamination is having on upper Penobscot Bay, Mallinckrodt continues its court-ordered work to clean up the former HoltraChem Manufacturing site.
By Beth Brogan on June 22, 2016, at 5:37 p.m.
A two-alarm fire that destroyed a duplex on Tuesday and displaced four residents was sparked by improperly discarded smoking materials that fell from a second-story deck into the floor area below.
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 Beth Brogan on June 22, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
WISCASSET | A Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputy arrested on Tuesday sexually assaulted a young teen as many as 10 times over a period of several years in the back of his police cruiser while on patrol, according to an affidavit filed with his arrest. Kenneth L. Hatch III, 45, …
By Stephen Betts on June 22, 2016, at 4:33 p.m.
Embattled City Manager James Chaousis has resigned, citing recent surgery that caused him to reassess his priorities.
By Beth Brogan on June 22, 2016, at 11:38 a.m.
A Brunswick police officer was arrested Tuesday and charged with two federal counts of attempting to transfer obscene material to a minor.
on June 22, 2016, at 10 a.m.
Saturday, July 2, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Belfast United Methodist Church, 23 Mill Lane, Belfast, Maine BELFAST, Maine — Free community supper, 5 p.m. Saturday, July 2, Belfast United Methodist Church, 23 Mill Lane, East Belfast. Menu includes barbecued pulled chicken sandwich, corn on the cob, coleslaw, …