By Judy Harrison on Aug. 15, 2016, at 10:37 a.m.
Four of the victims alleged they were sexually abused at St. Michael Catholic Church in South Berwick. Another alleged abuse took place at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Portland and the sixth claimed assault at St. John Catholic Church in Bangor.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 12, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
“I think it has value for everyone because that is how we transmitted our values and our culture — through stories,” Carol Dana said. “And it has a good message for people about conservation.”
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 12, 2016, at 11 a.m.
The state will receive $413,433 from the U.S. Department of Defense for the cleanup of waste oil sites in Ellsworth and Casco if a consent decree is approved by a federal judge.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 11, 2016, at 2:03 p.m.
The judge also found that the discharge plan given to Randy Oliver was reasonable and met the applicable standard of care.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 10, 2016, at 5:11 p.m.
BANGOR | The former athletic director at the University of Maine at Augusta will receive $30,000 to settle his lawsuit over the way he was fired last year. Warren Newton of Orrington sued the University of Maine System, Interim University of Maine at Augusta President Glenn Cummings, University of …
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 08, 2016, at 4:51 p.m.
How a father-daughter duo allegedly ran a drug distribution ring in the Dexter area for more than a dozen years may become clearer during their joint trial on federal drug charges set to begin Aug. 15.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 08, 2016, at 4:03 p.m.
An Auburn woman was sentenced to two years of probation for stealing more than $4,000 in money orders and cash while working in 2014 as a relief postmaster.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 08, 2016, at 11:36 a.m.
“The idea is that through education people will find a path or passion in recovery and be moving toward something rather than just away from alcohol and drugs,” he said.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 07, 2016, at 9:43 a.m.
Three men who plan to be priests in Maine walked from Lewiston to Bangor to promote vocations in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 06, 2016, at 3:22 p.m.
Maine Central Institute launched a $6.5 million capital campaign on Saturday.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 06, 2016, at 12:01 p.m.
An Orland woman waived indictment and pleaded not guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in connection with the embezzlement of more than $140,000 from an Ellsworth eye care facility.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 06, 2016, at 10:58 a.m.
The family of a missing teenager is seeking the public’s help in finding her.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 06, 2016, at 10:29 a.m.
Three men are facing drug charges after Old Town police allegedly found heroin in a vehicle.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 05, 2016, at 7:09 p.m.
Manual Antonio Guerra-Nolasco, 36, of Canton Matelapa, El Salvador, is being held without bail.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 05, 2016, at 7:06 p.m.
Nathan J. Paulette was sentenced after pleading guilty to four counts of burglary, two counts of attempted burglary and three counts of theft.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 05, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
BANGOR | A Florida man waived indictment Friday and pleaded guilty to access device fraud and aggravated identity theft in U.S. District Court, according to the U.S. attorney’s office. Ariel Perez-Calvo, 28, of Miami was arrested Jan. 13 by Maine State Police with Roberto Lueje-Rodriguez, 29, of Miami, Florida, …
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 05, 2016, at 3:50 p.m.
A former clerk at the Somerset County district attorney’s office was sentenced Friday to three years in prison with all but 16 months suspended in connection with the theft of more than $90,000, much of which was intended to reimburse crime victims.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 03, 2016, at 5:56 p.m.
Bail for Brock Cochran, 37, was set at $10,000 cash at the Penobscot Judicial Center.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 03, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
Director Peter Richards subtlely parallels the politics of ancient Rome with those rumbling across America today.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 03, 2016, at 9:47 a.m.
A Cumberland County man has been charged in connection with an armed robbery Tuesday afternoon at a local Rite Aid.