By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 15, 2016, at 9:31 p.m.
Sheriff Troy Morton said the man who was shot is in critical condition.
By Matthew Stone on Aug. 15, 2016, at 6:18 a.m.
DHHS said it would reach more families and collaborate with other home visiting programs. But competition between the groups has only gotten worse.
on Aug. 14, 2016, at 9:25 p.m.
Tammy McLain frees a skunk from a peanut butter jar in Millinocket.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
Aimee Peterson Cyr was one of at least two people who videoed the hapless skunk as it walked in circles near Millinocket Fabrication and Machine Inc., before being freed by another resident, Tammy McLain, at about 7 a.m. Sunday.
on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:49 p.m.
It could have had an ending that really stunk, but there’s a skunk somewhere near Aroostook Avenue Extension Sunday that is free of a peanut butter jar it got stuck on its head and at least one person relieved that she didn’t get what skunks are notorious for providing.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 5:10 p.m.
Two area men were arrested Friday night after a Penobscot County sheriff’s deputy and a Maine State Police Trooper found a methamphetamine-making operation in a home on Edinburg Road.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
Five people from the Dover-Foxcroft area were taken to a Bangor hospital Saturday afternoon for treatment of injuries they suffered when the van they were riding in went off the roadway and landed in a pond.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
An Eddington motorist and his passenger escaped serious injury Sunday morning when the car they were riding in hydroplaned on the Interstate 95 bridge spanning Salmon Stream.
By Ashley Conti on Aug. 13, 2016, at 7:02 a.m.
Exeter Agri-Energy, located on Stonyvale Farm, transformed manure from the dairy farm’s cows into electricity, fertilizer and animal bedding since 2012 using anaerobic digestion. Exeter Agri-Energy also accepts organic waste from a range of commercial clients and has started to compete for residential organic waste.
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By Christopher Burns on Aug. 13, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Organics recycling has become a focal point in the debate about the future of waste management in the state.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 12, 2016, at 2:19 p.m.
A collision between a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck in rural Piscataquis County sent one man to the hospital Thursday.
By Robbie Feinberg, MPBN on Aug. 11, 2016, at 8:30 p.m.
Some school districts worry that the new, high standards could leave some students unable to earn a diploma. Two Maine districts are handling the problem by re-imagining what a diploma means.
on Aug. 11, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Location: Bucksport United Methodist Church, 71 Franklin St., Bucksport, Maine For more information: 207-469-3622 BUCKSPORT, Maine — An all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet will be held 6:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Bucksport United Methodist Church, 71 Franklin St.Story continues below advertisement. The …
By Erin Rhoda on Aug. 11, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
The circumstances raise questions about transparency and accountability.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 10, 2016, at 2:19 p.m.
A veteran administrator will replace Lincoln’s departing Town Manager Ron Weatherbee effective Aug. 23, officials said Wednesday.
on Aug. 10, 2016, at 10:03 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: St. Martin’s Thrift Store, 112 Maine Ave., Millinocket, Maine For more information: 207-723-5902 MILLINOCKET, Maine — The non-profit St. Martin’s Thrift Store will hold a back-to-school open house 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at the store’s 112 Maine Ave., Millinocket, …
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 09, 2016, at 8:38 p.m.
A Carmel motorcycle rider was taken to a local hospital for treatment of leg injuries after a collision with an SUV.
on Aug. 09, 2016, at 4:08 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Dedham Church, Route 46, Dedham Village, Maine DEDHAM, Maine — A baked bean supper will be held 5-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Dedham Church, Route 46, in Dedham Village. The menu will include baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, hot …
on Aug. 09, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Kenduskeag Union Church, Across bridge from Route 15 in Kenduskeag Village, Kenduskeag, Maine KENDUSKEAG, Maine — There will be a public baked bean and casserole buffet supper, 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Kenduskeag Union Church, located across the bridge from …
By Ernie Clark on Aug. 09, 2016, at 2:02 p.m.
“The options are really thin,” Stearns assistant principal and athletic administrator Fredy Lazo said.