By Gabor Degre on March 30, 2016, at 4:22 p.m.
Sen. Angus King visits the Millinocket region.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 30, 2016, at 3:20 p.m.
The National Park Service needs to further respond to a list of requirements before U.S. Sen. Angus King will decide whether to support a national monument proposed for the north woods, he said Wednesday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 29, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
“What’s happened in the paper industry is like a natural disaster. We have lost six mills in five years,” Sen. Angus King said.
By Nick McCrea on March 29, 2016, at 5:32 p.m.
County commissioners voted 3-0 Tuesday morning to stick with the Orrington waste-to-energy facility.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 29, 2016, at 3:32 p.m.
Town police have issued an arrest warrant for a man believed to be responsible for burglarizing JC’s Variety Store on Western Avenue earlier this month. According to a post on Hampden police’s Facebook page, a warrant accusing David Bowden, 44, of burglary has been issued. The burglary …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 29, 2016, at 3:26 p.m.
Police issued the student, 14, summonses for disorderly conduct and criminal trespass on Friday and referred him to juvenile authorities after the incident.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 29, 2016, at 12:39 p.m.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 945-4636.
By Nick McCrea on March 29, 2016, at 9:34 a.m.
It’s a crucial vote in a school district that has been grappling with financial problems for years.
By Bonnie Higgins on March 28, 2016, at 6:51 p.m.
Saturday, April 9, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Veazie Congregational Church, 1404 State Street, Veazie, Maine For more information: 207-907-4204 The Veazie Congregational Church is hosting a Spaghetti Supper on April 9, 2016 from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Menu: Spaghetti, Bread, Salad, Coffee, Tea, Punch and Assorted …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 28, 2016, at 3:22 p.m.
A Penobscot County Federal Credit Union branch was robbed of an undetermined amount of money on Monday. It was the first reported robbery of a PCFCU branch since 2011.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 28, 2016, at 1:21 p.m.
Crews are attempting to repair fallen lines near Water Street, which knocked out power across Old Town.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 28, 2016, at 11:26 a.m.
Employees had attempted to extinguish the small fire inside a machine early Monday and called in firefighters after those efforts failed.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 28, 2016, at 9:49 a.m.
The homeowners escaped without injury.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 28, 2016, at 9:22 a.m.
An unidentified man wearing a surgical face mask and dark gloves robbed a Bridge Street credit union of an undetermined amount of money Monday, officials said.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 25, 2016, at 3:45 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Angus King wants the National Park Service’s leader to hear what Katahdin region residents have to say about a proposed North Woods national monument, he said Friday.
By Darren Fishell on March 25, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.
A group of more than 50 former employees had objected to the move as a last-ditch effort to keep papermaking capacity in Lincoln.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 25, 2016, at 1:29 p.m.
Stearns Junior/Senior High School went into lockdown briefly on Friday due to “an issue with a student,” Superintendent Frank Boynton said.
on March 24, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
BREWER, Maine — At a recent meeting of the Brewer Kiwanis Club, a check in the amount of $35,000 was presented to Rebecca Leaming of Make-A-Wish Maine. This organization grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Each wish …
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 24, 2016, at 9:06 a.m.
Central Maine Power crews are investigating an outage that left more than 2,000 people in town without power Thursday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 23, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
Zach Sides was surprised when his choice of words drew resistance from a school official.