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Keith Coleman (left), 27, the man accused of slaying his girlfriend and her two children the weekend before Christmas.

Final jury selection underway in triple slaying of Garland mom, 2 children

Keith Coleman, 29, is charged with three counts of murder and one count of gross sexual assault.
Padraic Harrison as Zach
Moira Beale as Sherry

Ten Bucks Theatre to perform ‘Tigers Be Still’

A bowl of Vietnam-style curry is seen at the home of Bich Nga Burrill, chef for Far East Cuisine in Winterport. Burrill has been a fixture at local farmers markets for over a decade, serving up fresh Vietnamese dishes to many in Maine.

Winterport woman dishes up stories alongside Vietnamese food at area markets

Nicholas Sexton can be seen at the Penobscot Judicial Center in this May 2014 file photo.

Man convicted of murder, arson in drug deal gone bad seeks new trial

Nicholas Sexton was found guilty of murder in the death of Nicolle Lugdon and of arson in August 2012 in Bangor.
Wayne E. Reilly

Bangor cheered when Johnny came marching home

Crowds assembled throughout Bangor to welcome home the National Guard troops who were returning from a stint defending the U.S.-Mexico border.
Cade McKenney, 10, leans against his grandfather's truck next to the deer he killed during youth deer day on Saturday at Bob's Kozy Korner in Orrington.

Wet weather doesn’t dampen spirits on Youth Deer Day in Maine

“We’re happy when we see the kids coming in. Youth Day is a big day.”
Primitive Crafts along with knits, braided rugs and handmade baskets are some of the offerings at First Congregational Church of Brewer's Fair on Saturday, November 19.

Brewer Church’s Fair Features Primitive Crafts and Simply Soup and Pie Cafe

Megan Demers shovels fresh bedding under cows who have been milked on Friday at the J.F. Witter Teaching & Research Center in Old Town.

The imperfect present and hopeful future of UMaine’s Witter Farm

“It’s different now than it was,” dairy herdsperson Lizz McLaughlin said. “We’re all very motivated to make this place work.”
New York financier Lynn Tilton arrives for an appeal hearing at the U.S. District courthouse in New York in 2015.

Diva of Distressed, former Old Town mill owner Lynn Tilton faces fraud trial

The founder of New York-based Patriarch Partners will face an SEC administrative proceeding in Manhattan on Monday.

Christmas fair at Grace Church in Bangor

Sen. Andre Cushing attends to business in Augusta in this December 2014 file photo.

Maine Sen. Andre Cushing’s sister accuses him of ‘fraud’ in ethics complaint

The complaint alleges that Assistant Senate Majority Leader Andre Cushing moved thousands of dollars between political and private bank accounts with a family-owned business as a conduit.
Staff Sgt. Qasey Perry (left), crew chief with the 101st Air Refueling Wing, Maine Air National Guard, receives the 10,000th walking stick from Galen Cole at the Cole Land Transportation Museum in Bangor on Friday morning.

MAINEiac with family history of service gets 10,000th veteran walking stick

“It means all the more for me because the military has always been in my family.”

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