By Nick Sambides Jr. on June 01, 2016, at 6:31 p.m.
“There is a terrific diversity of people for it and against it.”
on June 01, 2016, at 4:12 p.m.
Friday, June 17, 2016 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.Saturday, June 18, 2016 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Bangor Elks Lodge, 108 Odlin Road, Bangor, Maine BANGOR, Maine — The Friends of Bangor Public Library will hold its annual book sale 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at the Elks Lodge, 108 …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 31, 2016, at 12:06 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage will hold a town hall-style meeting about the direction of Maine’s economy right on the heels Wednesday of a congressional field hearing in neighboring East Millinocket dealing with a proposed national monument and a related forum hosted by U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin.
By Dawn Gagnon on May 30, 2016, at 2:32 p.m.
Voters will consider a proposed $2.6 million budget for municipal operations and an $8.3 million school budget during their annual town meeting.
By Dawn Gagnon on May 30, 2016, at 2:28 p.m.
Five residents have stepped forward as candidates for the five Town Council and school board positions that voters will fill on Election Day.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 26, 2016, at 4:09 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage will be the first witness at a field hearing of the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources in which only opponents of a proposed North Woods national monument are scheduled to speak.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 25, 2016, at 8:18 p.m.
Workers at a new summer concert venue at Mount Jefferson Resort in Lee were putting it together Wednesday to kick off their inaugural summer season with a concert featuring a well-known Maine band.
By Judy Harrison on May 25, 2016, at 6:56 p.m.
The Lords came to the attention of law enforcement last year when a confidential informant allegedly purchased oxycodone.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 25, 2016, at 3:45 p.m.
Maine bands Rustic Overtones and Wyld Lyfe will play the inaugural concert.
By Jen Lynds on May 25, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
There is potential for storms to produce quarter-size hail and wind gusts up to 60 mph.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 25, 2016, at 6:12 a.m.
“It will be about three weeks before we are up and running.”
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 24, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
A local man with a pending domestic violence assault charge was arrested on Sunday in an incident initially reported as a large fight in a Main Street parking lot, police said Tuesday. John Trott, 38, of Lincoln was again charged with domestic violence assault. A woman, his …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 24, 2016, at 1:03 p.m.
Construction crews will begin widening a large section of West Broadway next month as part of a plan to develop business along one of the town’s longest economic arteries, officials said Tuesday.
on May 24, 2016, at 9:30 a.m.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: William S. Cohen School, 304 Garland St., Bangor, Maine AUGUSTA, Maine — Gov. Paul R. LePage will hold his next town hall 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at William S. Cohen School, 304 Garland St. in Bangor, where he will deliver remarks about …
By Dawn Gagnon on May 23, 2016, at 9:52 p.m.
Members of the RSU 63 board continued Monday night to grapple with the question of what to do with its aging, but well-maintained, school facilities. At issue is whether to upgrade the three existing schools or replace them with one consolidated school that would serve prekindergarten through …
By Judy Harrison on May 23, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
The widow of a LaGrange man shot and killed in August 2014 by a Maine State Police sergeant has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Penobscot County Superior Court.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 23, 2016, at 3:40 p.m.
Kevin Pullyard, 52, was standing alone in the canoe when three friends on shore saw him fall over into the water.
By Brady Dennis, The Washington Post on May 23, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
The nearly 88,000 acres were meant to be a gift, donated along with a $40 million endowment so part of Maine’s pristine North Woods might be protected forever as a national park. But it’s not easy to give away a national park.
By Abigail Curtis on May 20, 2016, at 6:03 a.m.
BRADFORD | Maddie DeMoranville, 13, knows an awful lot about chickens. For years now, the teen has been pulling her weight and then some at 4D’s Farm in Bradford, where her family raises thousands of chickens and other birds. And Maddie thinks that more kids should have the chance …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 19, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.
A local man already out on bail on a manufacturing methamphetamine charge was arrested again after a Lincoln police officer pulled over the man’s car on West Broadway on Thursday, police said.