By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 28, 2016, at 8:31 p.m.
SOUTH PORTLAND | A suspect in an attempted robbery in the Buffalo Wild Wings parking lot was quickly apprehended after South Portland police released a pair of surveillance images in which he was shown, Sgt. Steve Webster said Wednesday afternoon. “The initial press release related to this case resulted …
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 28, 2016, at 7:55 p.m.
Three Maine schools are among 279 public and 50 private schools that have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2016.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 28, 2016, at 6:17 p.m.
Emera Maine on Wednesday issued a warning to customers about a scam circulating in Hancock County. A number of small businesses were targeted earlier in the day in the Ellsworth and Mount Desert Island areas. Customers there have received calls that appear to be coming from an Emera Maine number …
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 28, 2016, at 5:16 p.m.
A “serious” motor vehicle crash has temporarily shut down U.S. Route 1A.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 27, 2016, at 9:36 p.m.
Voters in RSU 19’s eight member towns again defeated a proposed budget for the current school year during a districtwide referendum on Tuesday.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 27, 2016, at 9:09 p.m.
An Ellsworth man was arrested on a felony drug charge Monday after state drug agents allegedly found him in possession of methamphetamine-making materials in the woods near his Ellsworth motel room. Scott Bagley, 51, is charged with aggravated operation of a methamphetamine lab, a Class A felony …
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 27, 2016, at 8:27 p.m.
Mills said the 2-year-old has recovered and is doing well.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 27, 2016, at 8:20 p.m.
What began as a traffic stop on Friday on Route 230 ended with the arrests of a local couple and a Connecticut man, Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland said Tuesday. Ronald Golden, 31, of Meriden, Connecticut, and 28-year-old Austin Kleffman of Trenton both were …
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 27, 2016, at 7:54 p.m.
“It allows people to vote independently and privately,” Jon Monroe, elections management analyst for the secretary of state’s office, said.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 26, 2016, at 8:15 p.m.
A 38-year-old Winthrop man was sentenced to more than two years in prison Monday for possessing with the intent to distribute heroin, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of an unregistered sawed-off shotgun during a hearing Monday in U.S. District Court.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 26, 2016, at 7:04 p.m.
A Fletcher’s Landing Township man died Sunday after the pickup he was driving crossed the centerline, left the roadway and went airborne, ejecting him as it rolled over several times.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 26, 2016, at 5:11 p.m.
The Norwegian tourist arrested in August after threatening to kill Portland police officers with explosives and assault rifles pleaded guilty Monday to a federal charge of making threatening interstate communications.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 25, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
Police say three people were involved in the stabbing incident Sunday morning.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 25, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
A two-story barn that housed a local pet washing and grooming business, as well as horse and pig stalls, was destroyed Friday by a fire.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 22, 2016, at 5:57 p.m.
Documents filed Thursday at the Somerset County Courthouse indicate that Valerie Tieman of Fairfield died from two gunshot wounds to the head.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 21, 2016, at 8:51 p.m.
Jodi Webber faces up to 30 years in prison and a $1,000,000 fine.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 21, 2016, at 6:41 p.m.
“Basically, the victims [the teenager and her mother] just decided not to continue with pursuing anything, so we’ve closed out the case.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 20, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
State police and wardens have found what is believed to be a woman’s body on property owned by the in-laws of a Fairfield woman who has been missing since Aug. 30.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 18, 2016, at 8:26 p.m.
A Tremont man was arrested on several charges after he allegedly struck another man with his vehicle on Saturday, causing serious injuries, and then left the scene.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 18, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
“It’s not a death sentence. It used to be a death sentence, but it’s not a death sentence anymore.”