By Dawn Gagnon on April 12, 2016, at 6:48 p.m.
A Bangor woman pleaded guilty to maintaining a drug-involved premises during a hearing on Tuesday in U.S. District Court. Laura Lyons, 30, was among five people arrested in September 2015 in connection with a heroin trafficking operation at the home on Essex Street she shared with her …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 12, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
A South Paris man was arrested Monday afternoon after a raid at his home allegedly turned up fentanyl. Troy Masterman, 40, was charged with aggravated trafficking in fentanyl, a Class A felony offence punishable by up to 30 years in prison and violation of administrative release, …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 12, 2016, at 6:11 p.m.
A Connecticut man accused of heading a crack cocaine and heroin trafficking operation in Maine and elsewhere was arrested Tuesday on federal drug charges.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 11, 2016, at 8:56 p.m.
Anthony Acompora was apprehended by Deputy Jacob Day along West Bay Road.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 11, 2016, at 8:07 p.m.
Anthony Acompora reportedly fled a residence on West Bay Road around 4 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 11, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
A reduction in state subsidy and an increase in costs for educating the town’s high school students likely will result in the elimination of four staff positions at Glenburn School.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Judith Therianos had been in Florida visiting friends since Feb. 15.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2016, at 3:38 p.m.
The driver failed to negotiate a sharp curve, sending her car over a bank and into the water, where it swiftly sank.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2016, at 12:07 p.m.
Police confirmed that a Falmouth man who was reported missing Friday has been located and is safe.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 10, 2016, at 11:42 a.m.
A family of seven lost their home after a fire swept through it early Sunday morning.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 07, 2016, at 8:05 p.m.
BANGOR | A Gardiner man has been charged with illegal possession of elvers and a Jefferson man has been charged with exceeding his individual quota, Maine Marine Patrol spokesman Jeff Nichols said Thursday in a news release. Dana Wayne-Holmes, 61, of Gardiner was arrested on Saturday in Waldoboro after …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 06, 2016, at 5:24 p.m.
BANGOR | A Scarborough man convicted of defrauding one of his clients has been barred from the securities industry, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission announced Tuesday. Thomas E. Skypeck formerly was associated with multiple SEC-registered broker-dealers, according to Paul G. Levenson, regional director of the SEC’s Boston office. …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 06, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
A Perry woman is facing numerous criminal charges after she allegedly robbed the Circle K on Route 1A late last week and then tried to elude a Holden police officer who — not yet aware a robbery had just occurred — was attempting to pull her over …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 06, 2016, at 3:45 p.m.
Fire investigators said the man started the fire to get out of about $7,000 of debt from the business.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 05, 2016, at 9:19 p.m.
BANGOR | The investigation into an all-terrain vehicle accident last month in Glenburn in which a Kenduskeag man suffered serious injuries has been closed, Chief Deputy William Sheehan of the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. Ricky Rossignol, 51, died from his injuries on March 24, according to an …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 05, 2016, at 9:02 p.m.
Orono Middle School’s fledgling show choir is on a roll.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 05, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
“Allan was a remarkable, kind and intelligent person who devoted his life to giving back to his community.”
By Dawn Gagnon on April 04, 2016, at 7:15 p.m.
Cathy Conley had been fired earlier in the day from her job as a janitor at the law offices of Beagle, Steeves and Ridge on Northeast Road in Standish and she reportedly returned with a handgun.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 04, 2016, at 6:10 p.m.
A Mercury SUV drove off the viaduct on Route 1 in Bath and landed on a pickup truck.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 04, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.
Three people accused of drug dealing in southern Maine pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute heroin, fentanyl and bath salts during a hearing Friday in U.S. District Court.