Ryan McLaughlin

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Distracted driving is believed to be a factor in a collision Monday on Route 3 in China.

One charged in collision on Route 3 in China

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 17, 2016, at 10:27 a.m.
Distracted driving is believed to be a factor in a collision that sent two people to the hospital and resulted and one driver being charged Monday night, according to state police.
Police are seeking a woman accused of taking cash from Governor's Restaurant in Bangor recently.

Bangor police seek Governor’s Restaurant thief

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 17, 2016, at 9:45 a.m.
City police are seeking the public’s help in locating a woman accused of taking a substantial amount of cash from Governor’s Restaurant earlier this month.
A truck carrying a windmill base crashed on Monday on Route 201 in northern Somerset County.

Truck carrying windmill base crashes in Somerset County

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 17, 2016, at 8:36 a.m.
A truck carrying a windmill base from the Quebec border to Bingham crashed after losing control on Route 201.
Officers from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office and other agencies reconstruct the circumstances that led to a fatal automobile crash Friday on Route 1 near the Woolwich-Wiscasset town line. Traffic was being rerouted away from Route 1 during the reconstruction and cleanup.

Fatal crash in Wiscasset remains under investigation

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 16, 2016, at 1:57 p.m.
Police have identified the second driver who was injured in a head-on collision that killed a woman Friday.
Bangor police are seeking this woman, who allegedly stole an elderly woman's wallet.

Bangor police seek alleged wallet snatcher

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 16, 2016, at 12:16 p.m.
City police are seeking a woman who allegedly stole an elderly woman’s wallet Saturday.
Bucksport police are investigating a convenience store robbery.

Bucksport police investigating Circle K robbery

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 16, 2016, at 10:20 a.m.
Anyone with information on the incident should call Bucksport police at 469-7951.
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Monday Hat Trick: Bishop injury a scary moment for UMaine fans

on May 16, 2016, at 8:36 a.m.
Ben Bishop can’t seem to catch a break. During the Tampa Bay Lightning’s run to the Stanley Cup Final last spring, a groin injury hampered the former University of Maine goaltender and his Lightning fell to the Chicago Blackhawks in six games. As Tampa Bay opened the Eastern Conference Finals …

Officials investigating Greenbush brush fire

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 13, 2016, at 8:21 a.m.
Officials are investigating a brush fire that burned about half an acre off the Greenfield Road on Thursday afternoon.

Hazy smoke from Canada wildfires hovers over Maine counties

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 12, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
Hazy smoke from wildfires in Alberta, Canada, has been visible in the skies over some Maine counties Thursday, according to the National Weather Service’s Caribou offices.

Car collides with school bus in Norway

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 12, 2016, at 2:04 p.m.
A MSAD 51 school bus was damaged Thursday when it was rear-ended by a sedan in Norway, according to a school district official.

State trooper involved in Brewer crash

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 12, 2016, at 9:39 a.m.
A state police trooper and an elderly Brewer man were injured Wednesday in a collision on North Main Street, officials said.

Maine State Prison inmate indicted on attempted murder charge

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 11, 2016, at 3:30 p.m.
A Maine State Prison inmate has been indicted by the Cumberland County grand jury on an aggravated attempted murder charge.
Firefighters work to put out a fire on Wednesday at a home on Virginia Lane in Bangor.

Fire damages home on Virginia Lane in Bangor

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 11, 2016, at 2:26 p.m.
Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged a home Wednesday afternoon at 83 Virginia Lane.
A Maine State Police cruiser and a car were involved in a crash at the intersection of North Main Street and Parkway North Wednesday afternoon.

State police cruiser, car involved in Brewer crash

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 11, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.
A Maine State Police cruiser and a car were involved in a crash at the intersection of North Main Street and Parkway North Wednesday afternoon.
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Lyman man facing drug charge after heroin found in groin area

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 11, 2016, at 11:30 a.m.
A Lyman man was arrested Tuesday after 21 grams of heroin was found on his person, according to state police.
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Emergency response drill planned at EMMC

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 11, 2016, at 9:42 a.m.
Personnel at Eastern Maine Medical Center were scheduled to undergo a drill Wednesday aimed at preparing staff for disaster responses, according to a statement on EMMC’s website.

Naples man seriously injured in ATV crash

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 11, 2016, at 8:37 a.m.
Deputies believe a mechanical failure was the cause of the crash, which remains under investigation.

Gusty winds knock out power to more than 1,400 Emera Maine customers

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 09, 2016, at 3:59 p.m.
Falling trees and branches took down power lines.

Old Orchard Beach police investigate burglary

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 09, 2016, at 12:20 p.m.
The alleged burglary occurred around 10:20 p.m. Sunday at The Pines at Ocean Park.
A section of Interstate 395 closed for a bridge replacement will open a day ahead of schedule, according to the Maine Department of Transportation.

Section of I-395 in Bangor reopens Monday ahead of schedule

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 09, 2016, at 11:36 a.m.
A section of Interstate 395 closed for a bridge replacement will open a day ahead of schedule, according to the Maine Department of Transportation.