By Beth Brogan on April 28, 2017, at 11:01 a.m.
The rebuilt viaduct that carries Route 1 over a section of Bath will open within the next week, nearly one month ahead of schedule.
By Beth Brogan on April 27, 2017, at 5:54 p.m.
Mark Westrum received three months pay — approximately $20,000 — and health insurance through June under the terms of a severance agreement six months after he was arrested for operating under the influence.
By Beth Brogan on April 26, 2017, at 2:37 p.m.
A man arrested nine times for operating under the influence pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon to the ninth charge and was sentenced to nine years in prison, with all but seven years suspended.
By Beth Brogan on April 26, 2017, at 1:21 p.m.
A Wilton man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after getting off the Amtrak Downeaster after police allegedly found him with 1,200 doses of fentanyl with a street value of $20,000.
By Beth Brogan on April 26, 2017, at 8:39 a.m.
David Farnum was taken to the Androscoggin County Jail where he will be held on $20,000 cash bail pending a court appearance.
By Beth Brogan on April 25, 2017, at 3:21 p.m.
Arthur Girard said he’s not sure what he’ll do with the property.
By Beth Brogan on April 24, 2017, at 3:29 p.m.
“There’s something going on,” Bowdoinham Animal Control Officer Cliff Daigle said Friday. “I’m not saying it’s rabies. Maybe it’s distemper.”
By Beth Brogan on April 24, 2017, at 1:01 p.m.
A Brunswick man who allegedly pointed a loaded handgun at several others outside a Brunswick restaurant Friday night remained in Cumberland County Jail Monday afternoon.
By Beth Brogan on April 24, 2017, at 12:38 p.m.
A Lisbon man allegedly dragged his girlfriend across a parking lot and attempted to strangle her outside a restaurant.
By Beth Brogan on April 21, 2017, at 12:13 p.m.
“This is a vessel of remarkable importance, despite its modest size.”
By Beth Brogan on April 21, 2017, at 8:02 a.m.
Christopher I. Maclennan was charged with attempting to strangle his girlfriend with a cord and allegedly using a stun gun on her.
By Beth Brogan on April 20, 2017, at 10:12 a.m.
Richard Austin will be sentenced July 19 in federal court in Norfolk, Virginia.
By Beth Brogan on April 20, 2017, at 10:08 a.m.
A good portion of the structure is still standing, “but for the most part it will need to be rebuilt.”
By Beth Brogan on April 19, 2017, at 4:57 p.m.
Mark Westrum, who served for nearly nine years as correctional administrator of Two Bridges Regional Jail, resigned from that position on Wednesday, six months after he was arrested for operating under the influence.
By Beth Brogan on April 19, 2017, at 6:41 a.m.
“We have lived through the days before Roe v. Wade, and even through the days when contraception was illegal … and we are getting really angry about how reproductive health care is getting more and more limited.”
By Beth Brogan on April 18, 2017, at 3:40 p.m.
A Jefferson home is likely a total loss following two fires on Monday.
By Beth Brogan on April 18, 2017, at 2:51 p.m.
Wiscasset police arrested a registered sex offender at a recital at Wiscasset Middle High School.
By Beth Brogan on April 18, 2017, at 1:16 p.m.
A 34-year-old Portland man was charged Friday with driving to endanger after driving his Volkswagen into a pond at the Mere Creek Golf Club.
By Beth Brogan on April 18, 2017, at 8:13 a.m.
“I didn’t want it to be lighthouses and lobster boats — that boring quintessential vacation feel. I wanted it to have grit and, I don’t know, that sort of Maine quality.”
By Beth Brogan on April 14, 2017, at 5:19 p.m.
Zachary Greene was sentenced Friday to five years in prison with all but nine months and one day suspended, according to Lisbon Police Chief Marc Hagan.