By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 09, 2016, at 12:50 p.m.
The rescue operation began about 1:45 p.m., when a watchstander from the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center called the Coast Guard after a National Park Service ranger reported a hiker fell from an 80-foot cliff.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 07, 2016, at 7:29 p.m.
A 24-year-old Portland woman was issued a summons Thursday night after a Falmouth patrol officer caught her with several Trump campaign signs in her car — and one in her hand, a Falmouth Police Department official said Friday.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 07, 2016, at 6:58 p.m.
State fire marshal’s office investigators have determined that smoking was the likely cause of a fire earlier this week that destroyed a transitional housing center, Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland said Friday.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 07, 2016, at 6:24 p.m.
A Stonington man who was sentenced to seven years in prison last month for torching a lobster boat now faces a new arson charge for a fire two years ago that destroyed a camper in Stonington.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 07, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
Robert Anthony Bell is being held at the Penobscot County Jail on $75,000 cash bail.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 06, 2016, at 8:44 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s son Eric and daughter-in-law Lara made a swing through Maine on Thursday to reinforce the businessman’s message before the Nov. 8 election.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 05, 2016, at 9:28 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 05, 2016, at 8:53 p.m.
“The system worked like it was supposed to,” Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland said of Tuesday’s incident, noting that the child was located within four hours.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 05, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
Seized were about 10 grams of what agents believe to be fentanyl, 28 grams of crack cocaine and $1,500 in suspected drug proceeds, according to the release.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 04, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
“We have no suspect at this time. We are still collecting evidence out there right now.”
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 03, 2016, at 4:05 p.m.
Residents will fill two openings on the RSU 22 school board and elect a water district trustee in local elections on Nov. 8.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 02, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
A Husson University student was allegedly assaulted by multiple men a short distance from the school Friday night.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 01, 2016, at 3:11 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 01, 2016, at 3:09 p.m.
Insane Inflatables came to the University of Maine campus to help raise funds for the American Cancer Society.
By Dawn Gagnon on Sept. 28, 2016, at 8:31 p.m.
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.
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.