By Darren Fishell on July 18, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
In large part, these efforts centered on the same bills, setting restrictions on new landfill capacity, influencing the state’s waste management priorities and attempting to create new incentives for energy generated from trash.
on July 14, 2016, at 11:27 a.m.
on July 11, 2016, at 4:28 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on July 01, 2016, at 4:04 p.m.
An Exeter man was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court to three years and five months in federal prison for his role in a 2012 Guilford pharmacy robbery and lying to obtain disability benefits.
By Judy Harrison on June 30, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
Benjamin D. Steeves, 29, was indicted on one count each of gross sexual assault and unlawful sexual contact, both Class A crimes, two counts of unlawful sexual contact, one a Class C crime, the other a Class D crime, and four counts of assault, a Class D crime.
on June 29, 2016, at 2:52 p.m.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 27, 2016, at 3:17 p.m.
A local man was killed Sunday evening when the vehicle he was driving struck a tree on Garland Road, police said.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 26, 2016, at 1:56 p.m.
No charges have been filed and no arrest had been made as of Sunday afternoon, according to a state police spokesman.
Bangor Daily News on June 26, 2016, at 8:44 a.m.
A team of Maine State Police detectives have converged in Greenville to investigate what led to the death of a local man Saturday.
By Matthew Stone on June 23, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
Documents obtained by the BDN show the state has spent at least $7.8 million in federal welfare funds in ways that run afoul of the law.
By Aislinn Sarnacki on June 21, 2016, at 1 a.m.
A newly-expanded Appalachian Trail Visitor Center opened in Monson that will provide hikers with information about Baxter State Park’s regulations and resources.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 20, 2016, at 11:16 a.m.
An 18-year-old was sentenced Monday to 10 days in jail for receiving and sharing pornographic images of an underage girl from Piscataquis Community High School.
on June 17, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 15, 2016, at 9:45 a.m.
A Greenville woman who had been missing since Monday morning was in good condition when she was found in the woods Tuesday afternoon.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 14, 2016, at 6:01 p.m.
A Greenville woman missing since Monday morning has been found alive, according to the Maine Warden Service.
on June 14, 2016, at 12:05 p.m.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 13, 2016, at 2:42 p.m.
Police are asking for the public’s help in searching for a 76-year-old woman with dementia.
By Ryan McLaughlin on June 13, 2016, at 11:25 a.m.
Numerous vigils are scheduled throughout the state Monday in memory of victims of the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, over the weekend.
A PEEK INTO PISCATAQUIS
on June 10, 2016, at 3:09 p.m.
Yes, it’s a lot of work. yes, it’s absolutely insane to see 10,000 people showing up in a town with a population of 4,000. Planning takes months, and sometimes I feel like I’m losing my mind in the process, but on that day, man is it so worth it.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on June 08, 2016, at 5:51 p.m.
Industrial wind power projects will be more difficult to site on the west side of Moosehead Lake, after a state planning board voted unanimously Wednesday to remove six unincorporated areas from an expedited wind permitting area.