By Judy Harrison on Sept. 28, 2016, at 1:36 p.m.
The former Mountie accused of smuggling narwhal whale tusks across the border and mailing them to buyers around the U.S. for eight years pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to multiple counts of conspiracy and money laundering.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 25, 2016, at 7 a.m.
“The real reason for our growth is that God blesses us,” Pastor Kirk Winters said earlier this month.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 23, 2016, at 10:01 a.m.
Tieman was not asked to enter a plea because he has not yet been indicted by the grand jury.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 22, 2016, at 6:28 p.m.
“To burn a lobsterman’s boat is to destroy his livelihood,” U.S. District Judge John Woodcock said in imposing the sentence.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 21, 2016, at 7:39 p.m.
“This is a positive development,” Penobscot County District Attorney R. Christopher Almy said Wednesday. “The most important thing is that this gives judges here another sentencing option.”
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 20, 2016, at 6 p.m.
About 160 students from more than 30 schools around the state gathered Tuesday at the Cross Insurance Center to tell adults how best to keep teenagers from using drugs.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 19, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
Michael Lund, 36, sued Milliard A. Whitney & Sons two years ago in Washington County Superior Court.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 19, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
Ann Marie Williams, 62, of Saco admitted to stealing about $118,000 in cash receipts, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 16, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Lawrence Denning was indicted in March on 11 counts of gross sexual assault, two counts of unlawful sexual contact and two counts of unlawful sexual touching.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 16, 2016, at 5:17 p.m.
Carolyn J. Saunders, 57, pleaded guilty to one count of theft or embezzlement.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 15, 2016, at 11:31 a.m.
A New Hampshire man was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court to 15 years in prison for the armed robberies of three banks and a credit union last year.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 15, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
The Maine State Police and the Fairfield Police Department are seeking the public’s help in locating a Fairfield woman who has been missing for more than two weeks.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 14, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
A tale of women’s friendships, their ability to love and support one another and how they help each other take risks by taking it all off.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 14, 2016, at 1:49 p.m.
“It’s a race to the bottom right now between the Democrats and Republicans.”
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 12, 2016, at 6:30 p.m.
Richard Szpyt was sentenced Monday to 15 years and nine months in federal prison, to be followed by five years of supervised release.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 12, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.
Micah Wright, 20, of Newark, New York, paid a $300 fine.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 09, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
An Orono man accused of robbing Ocean State Job Lots on Tuesday of $301 remained Friday night at the Penobscot County Jail unable to post $4,000 cash bail.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 09, 2016, at 4:55 p.m.
A Winterport man pleaded guilty Friday at the Penobscot Judicial Center to unlawful sexual contact involving a child under the age of 14.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 09, 2016, at 2:51 p.m.
The state claims the owner used the property to secure more than $4 million in loans but failed to use that money to reopen the ski lift, trails and lodge.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 09, 2016, at 11:22 a.m.
Michael King, 58, of Bangor was arrested Friday and taken to the Penobscot County Jail.