By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 21, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.
One ounce of crack cocaine, 8 grams of heroin, a half pound of marijuana and $1,000 cash were seized.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 21, 2016, at 3:08 p.m.
“It means all the more for me because the military has always been in my family.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 20, 2016, at 7:09 p.m.
The foreclosed Brewer house that police officers responded to complaints about many times in recent years will soon get a facelift in order to be placed on the market.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 20, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
Residents opposed to the plan to double the capacity of Juniper Ridge Landfill in Old Town expressed concerns at a two-day public hearing.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 19, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Brewer High School Principal David Wall has not been fired, attorney Rebecca Webber said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 18, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
“I, nor anyone else authorized to speak for the School Department, can provide information about personnel issues.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 11, 2016, at 10:26 a.m.
“As a result of the clerk’s actions, [Murray] is now incarcerated at the Penobscot County Jail.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 07, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
At around 11 a.m Friday a call went over the airwaves for emergency responders in the Bangor area — a final goodbye call for the state’s first nationally certified paramedic.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 06, 2016, at 11:59 a.m.
People in Maine are getting text messages saying there is a “BangorSavings Alert” that says their bank cards have been compromised.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 05, 2016, at 4:25 p.m.
Quickly evolving technology can make cities and towns run more efficiently, make law enforcement react faster and potentially change education practices for the better, but these efficiencies come with a cost, according to David Eaves, a technology expert from Harvard University.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 04, 2016, at 6:10 p.m.
A 3-year-old girl who went missing from her home on Sewall Street early Tuesday, triggering an Amber Alert, has been turned over to the police department, officials say.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 04, 2016, at 3:27 p.m.
The person who reported the clown told police the costumed character had been standing by the building for hours.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 04, 2016, at 10 a.m.
It is possible that the male and female who may be with the toddler do not know that police are looking for her.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 03, 2016, at 7:20 p.m.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Oct. 03, 2016, at 12 p.m.
“We lost our warehouse but we’re still open.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Sept. 30, 2016, at 6:22 p.m.
A group representing 187 municipalities that send solid waste to an Orrington energy incinerator voted Friday to settle a lawsuit it filed against the Minnesota-based firm that owns a majority interest in the plant.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Sept. 30, 2016, at 5:33 p.m.
“It’s helped me a lot. It’s allowed me to continue my schooling,” Duncan Black, 18, said Friday while marching in a kickoff event for the United Way of Eastern Maine’s 2016 fundraising campaign.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Sept. 29, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
The associate director for treatment and recovery with the Maine Office of Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services has been charged with operating under the influence.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:19 p.m.
The airport was temporarily closed to arrivals while crews worked to clear the runway.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:44 p.m.
“It experienced some landing gear issues and was forced to do a belly landing.”