By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 21, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Tragedy struck as members and friends of the Exiles Motorcycle Club gathered on Saturday to honor the club’s fallen road captain and his wife when a member of the funeral procession died in a crash.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 21, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
A trio of Bangor City Council members is denouncing what they say was a hate crime against a black man in downtown Bangor Friday night.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 18, 2016, at 2:40 p.m.
Luc Tieman, who is accused of shooting his wife in the head and burying her body in a shallow grave, stood before a Somerset County Superior Court judge on Friday for his arraignment on the indictment for murder.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 18, 2016, at 12:59 p.m.
FairPoint Communications announced plans Thursday to lay off 110 employees from Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, a union representative said Friday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 18, 2016, at 7:06 a.m.
“Law has not kept up with reality,” Smith said. “The reality is that these children are victims of sex trafficking and cannot be criminals at the same time for the same thing.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 17, 2016, at 6:30 p.m.
The Winthrop teen accused of killing his parents on Oct. 31 entered a “no answer” plea Thursday afternoon at the Capital Judicial Center.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 16, 2016, at 11:47 a.m.
“We do not have a repair kit for stupid mistakes,” Bangor police Sgt. Tim Cotton writes.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 16, 2016, at 6:24 a.m.
While the family of a woman and her two children who died in a house fire prepares for a remembrance service on Saturday, detectives continue to investigate the deaths.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 15, 2016, at 8:11 p.m.
City Council incumbent Kevin O’Connell, who earned the most votes in the Nov. 8 local election, was elected mayor by the panel on Tuesday at the annual meeting.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 15, 2016, at 12:49 p.m.
“We believe she was pistol-whipped,” the police chief said Tuesday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 14, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
With 286 drug overdose deaths in Maine already on the books as of September, the state has already exceeded the record-setting drug-related death totals of last year, Attorney General Janet Mills announced Monday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 14, 2016, at 1:47 p.m.
Police are still notifying the family of an elderly woman who drove onto Route 202 going the wrong way Sunday night and died in a head-on collision.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 14, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
The use of “seat belts is the single most effective thing you can do to prevent injury and ejection in a motor vehicle crash.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 11, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Nancy Tebbetts, 92, was part of the first group of women to enlist in the U.S. Navy some 70 years ago.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 07, 2016, at 2:36 p.m.
A 65-year-old woman who was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 2012 and nowadays doesn’t know what year it is or who is currently president voted last week by absentee ballot.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 06, 2016, at 7 a.m.
When Clifton resident Tina Hinkley found herself laid off and without a job, she turned to Eastern Maine Development Corporation for help with retraining for a new career.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 04, 2016, at 2:21 p.m.
Friends, family and members of the military plan to line Center Street near Brookings Smith Funeral Home late Friday night to welcome home the body of Senior Airman Earl Grover Jr., a 2011 Brewer High School graduate.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 03, 2016, at 4:06 p.m.
“The autopsies have been completed but we continue to withhold all information at request of the Attorney General’s staff,” Mark Belserene said in an email.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 03, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
“We have closure and that is the main thing.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 02, 2016, at 7 p.m.
“We haven’t see this many absentees since 2008,” the Bangor city clerk said.