By Ryan McLaughlin on April 22, 2016, at 9:27 a.m.
A local man who got lost Thursday afternoon while walking around his property, which is near Packard Brook, a densely wooded area, was found safely that night.
By Stuart Hedstrom, Piscataquis Observer on April 21, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.
Residents voted during a special town meeting last week to enter into an agreement with the Municipal Review Committee to handle the town’s solid waste disposal starting in 2018 instead of continuing a partnership with the Penobscot Energy Recovery Company in Orrington.
By Jen Lynds on April 20, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
The conditions are dry as a result of it having not rained in much of Maine for “eight or nine days,” Todd Foisy said.
Bangor Daily News on April 15, 2016, at 4:45 p.m.
The Maine Forest Service declared a red flag warning for Friday.
By Michael J. Dowd on April 13, 2016, at 12:31 p.m.
Police arrested a local man Tuesday on a charge of possessing child pornography.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 03, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
Emera Maine and Central Maine Power crews are working to restore power to customers affected by high winds on Sunday.
By Stuart Hedstrom, Piscataquis Observer on March 31, 2016, at 4:39 p.m.
An Abbot man who last month pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2015 shooting death of his father will spend 18 years in prison after being sentenced Thursday in Piscataquis County Superior Court.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 31, 2016, at 1:11 p.m.
With warm weather and rain in the forecast in northern Maine on Friday, the National Weather Service is warning of flooding potential.
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 Ryan McLaughlin on March 23, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
A slick morning commute can be expected statewide Friday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 21, 2016, at 8:36 p.m.
“I’m going to miss the student body,” Orono High School Principal Jim Chasse said.
By Judy Harrison on March 21, 2016, at 5:28 p.m.
DOVER-FOXCROFT | A Parkman man was convicted Monday at the Piscataquis County Judicial Center of charges in connection with his bribing children at his wife’s home day care with candy and gum so they would expose themselves to him, according to the Piscataquis County district attorney’s office. David S. …
By Dawn Gagnon on March 20, 2016, at 5:59 p.m.
Officials are looking into whether the Wiscassett woman jumped from a moving pickup truck driven by her boyfriend.
By Judy Harrison on March 17, 2016, at 6:27 p.m.
A Piscataquis County jury Thursday found a York County police chief guilty of one count each of illegal deer baiting and hunting over bait on Oct. 31, 2015, in Brownville, according to the district attorney’s office.
By Jen Lynds on March 14, 2016, at 4:51 p.m.
Along with being remembered for its above-average temperatures, this winter will go down as having “significantly below-average” snowfall and snow depth.
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 14, 2016, at 9:07 a.m.
The weather service has posted a winter weather advisory effective Monday night into Tuesday morning.
By Tony Reaves and Seth Koenig, BDN Staff on March 10, 2016, at 5:02 p.m.
“Teachers have a hard time providing these experiences when they have to go into their own pockets to buy school supplies.”
By Ernie Clark on March 10, 2016, at 4:58 p.m.
DEXTER | Their professional football careers have taken Mike DeVito and Matt Mulligan in different directions for much of the last decade. But the former teammates at the University of Maine and with the NFL’s New York Jets have remained best friends and teammates in the truest sense. They …
By Ryan McLaughlin on March 07, 2016, at 8:50 a.m.
Forecasters expect precipitation to taper off by the end of the day.
By Stephen Betts on March 06, 2016, at 11:22 a.m.
Acting troupes from Maine high schools held regional competitions Friday and Saturday, with the winners moving on to the state finals in two weeks.