By Dawn Gagnon on June 30, 2016, at 6:27 p.m.
Chem Venus began taking on water because of damage that occurred during the grounding.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 8:05 p.m.
A 477-foot oil tanker hit three unmanned sailboats near the mouth of the Piscataqua River on Wednesday afternoon.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 7:42 p.m.
The 14-week-old male bulldog was taken to a local emergency veterinary clinic for treatment of cuts to its paws and legs.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 6:51 p.m.
An elderly local woman’s car struck a wall of the store, breaking through to the restroom inside.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 6:21 p.m.
“When it was called in, the people were very specific that it was not anybody connected to the event over there,” Bangor police Lt. Cathy Rumsey.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 1:53 p.m.
Maine State Police officials have charged two teenage boys with stealing eight cars in the past week from Farmingdale and causing damage to some of the cars and to the Litchfield Fairgrounds.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 29, 2016, at 6:46 a.m.
PORTLAND | A Lewiston man was sentenced Tuesday to nearly five years in prison for possession with intent to distribute cocaine base, commonly known as “crack,” and for being a felon in possession of a firearm during a hearing Tuesday in U.S. District Court. In addition to his 57 …
By Dawn Gagnon on June 28, 2016, at 10:01 p.m.
“I know what it’s like to be embarrassed and not know what to do. To feel hopeless, to not know where to go, [or] who can help. I also know that you can’t give up.”
By Dawn Gagnon on June 28, 2016, at 4:41 p.m.
Local officials have set dates for a special town meeting, an election and for the continuation of the annual town meeting, which was halted June 22 after voters postponed action on warrant articles related to spending for lack of current audit information.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 27, 2016, at 6:17 a.m.
The plan would eliminate the community and economic development director post.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 26, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
Roughly 25 firefighters and three forest rangers are battling the fire at Cathance Township.
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.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 26, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
Public works crews are expected to investigate what caused, and how to repair, a sinkhole that opened up on Harlow Street.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 26, 2016, at 1:02 p.m.
A medical problem appears to have been the cause of a wrong-way crash in which several vehicles were damaged Saturday evening on State Street.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 24, 2016, at 4:15 p.m.
After several years of making it available to the general public, town officials reluctantly have decided to limit access to a popular recreation spot on Pushaw Lake.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 22, 2016, at 5:51 p.m.
As state fisheries officials examine the impact the mercury contamination is having on upper Penobscot Bay, Mallinckrodt continues its court-ordered work to clean up the former HoltraChem Manufacturing site.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 22, 2016, at 5:46 p.m.
BANGOR | A Steuben man pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm during a hearing Wednesday in U.S. District Court. According to court documents, the Maine Warden Service on Nov. 16, 2015, found Aaron C. Robinson, 51, with a Savage .308 rifle hunting deer with …
By Dawn Gagnon on June 21, 2016, at 7:09 p.m.
PORTLAND | A Gorham man was arrested Tuesday on a federal health care fraud charge connected to his mental health and substance abuse practices in Portland and Windham. Paulo D. Braga, 66, is accused of billing MaineCare for providing services to 40 patients on dates he was traveling outside …
By Dawn Gagnon on June 20, 2016, at 6:57 p.m.
The town has not yet formulated a plan for filling the vacancies.
By Dawn Gagnon on June 20, 2016, at 5:44 p.m.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR | A New Hampshire man and a Southwest Harbor resident have been charged with trafficking in heroin as the result of an investigation by the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency’s Downeast Task Force, the Southwest Harbor Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Andres Martinez, 42, of …