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A police officer on Monday was stationed outside an apartment building on Ohio Street where a shooting took place on Sunday afternoon.

Argument between husband, boyfriend preceded Easter shooting, wife says

By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 19, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
The man fatally shot on Ohio Street had come from New Orleans to visit his 8-year-old son for Easter, the victim’s mother said.
Former U.S. Attorney and Superior Court Justice Thomas Delahanty.

Prosecutor ousted by Trump reflects on how Maine crime has changed

By Judy Harrison on April 19, 2017, at 1 a.m.
“When I started, possession of marijuana, no matter the amount, was a felony,” Thomas E. Delahanty II, 71, of Falmouth said recently.
Ernest R. Cook

Child abuser gets 10-year sentence for child pornography

By Judy Harrison on April 19, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Twenty years after being convicted of sexually abusing a 3-year-old girl, Ernest Cook was sentenced Tuesday to more than 10 years in prison on child pornography charges.
The Ruby Tuesday restaurant and bar at the Bangor Mall closed in August of 2016.

Ex-manager of Bangor restaurant claims he was fired illegally over military leave

By Judy Harrison on April 19, 2017, at 1 a.m.
A former manager of the Ruby Tuesday restaurant in Bangor sued the restaurant chain, claiming that he was fired illegally after spending a month last summer on duty with the U.S. Army Reserves.
A man looks out his window while navigating his vehicle through a flooded section of Greenfield Road near Champion Lane in Milford Tuesday.

Milford road submerged in water, blocked off to traffic

By Danielle McLean on April 18, 2017, at 7:54 p.m.
A portion of Greenfield Road in Milford was submerged in water and blocked off to traffic Tuesday morning.
The Blue Knights Motorcycle Club is seen in Bangor Wednesday.

Suit: Woman stole $200,000 from police motorcycle club

By Judy Harrison on April 18, 2017, at 6:28 p.m.
If convicted, Bessie Small, 46, of Carmel, faces up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $20,000. She also could be ordered to pay restitution.

Bangor police seek Conn. man for Ohio Street shooting

By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 18, 2017, at 3:08 p.m.
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Community members pray while Pastor Bobby Bledsoe (center) gives a sermon at City Reach Church, in the former YMCA on Hammond and Court streets in Bangor in a 2015 file photo.

Church on the move — from former YMCA building to Bangor Mall

By Dawn Gagnon on April 18, 2017, at 1:27 p.m.
The church that’s being forced out of the former YMCA building has found a new home: the Bangor Mall.
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Antoinne J. Bethea

Reward posted in search for Bangor homicide suspect

By Nok-Noi Ricker on April 18, 2017, at 7:18 a.m.
Bangor police have issued a reward for information leading to the arrest of a man they say shot and killed another man on Ohio Street on Sunday afternoon.
BANGOR, Maine -- 04/14/17 -- Pedestrians move quickly to avoid traffic on Hammond Street. The Hammond-Main street intersection will be torn up for most of the summer, causing traffic jams, as city-paid crews replace utilities. Nick Sambides Jr. | BDN

Bangor traffic beginning to pile up as construction season starts

By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 17, 2017, at 6:14 p.m.
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Pedestrians move quickly to avoid traffic on Hammond Street. The Hammond-Main street intersection will be torn up for most of the summer, causing traffic jams, as city-paid crews replace utilities.

Traffic already stacking up at construction sites on busy Bangor roads

By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 17, 2017, at 6:12 p.m.
“This could be a very long summer.”
Bangor police converged on Ohio Street to investigate a report of a shooting shortly after 3 p.m. Sunday near the intersection with Highland Avenue.

Ohio Street shooting victim dies

By Dawn Gagnon on April 17, 2017, at 6:01 p.m.
Terrance Durel Sr., 36, of New Orleans, Louisiana, died from his injuries Sunday night, Lt. David Bushey of the Bangor Police Department said in a news release.

Man charged with photographing, sharing picture of two young girls

By Judy Harrison on April 17, 2017, at 5:32 p.m.
Jeffrey D. Swimm, 37, of Bangor, allegedly took sexually explicit photos and videos of two girls, ages 8 and 10, and traded them for other images of child pornography on the Internet.
The Lincoln Paper and Tissue, LLC mill as seen on Monday, July 7, 2008. Keith Van Scotter owner of LPT is unhappy that Canadian paper mills are receiving loans from the Canadian government to make them more competitive in terms of reducing their energy costs. Van Scotter wants federal and state officials to take note before its too late for the Maine mill.(Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Lincoln Paper CEO might help with site cleanup

By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 17, 2017, at 5:05 p.m.
Young’s MMA’s Josh Harvey (right) of Young’s MMA lands a kick to the face of Zenon Herrera during an August 2016 bout as part of the reality program “Dana White: Lookin’ For A Fight” event in Bangor. Young’s MMA studio has been displaced because of the sale of the Bangor YMCA building where it has been for the last 2 1/2 years.

‘It was really upsetting:’ Bangor mixed martial arts gym homeless after building sale

By Ernie Clark on April 17, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
One of the most well-known mixed martial arts facilities in the Northeast is likely to be without a home as of Wednesday.

Maine Playwrights Festival

By Michael Levine on April 17, 2017, at 11:36 a.m.
Rebecca Grant walks to the office where she currently works at St. Joseph Healthcare on March 20, 2017. She said it was a struggle to get by after she was laid off from FairPoint Communications in July 2015.

Politicans say they want people to work, but they ignore this fast route to a job

on April 17, 2017, at 6:28 a.m.
There’s a way to get more people out of poverty, but it’s a “bewildering maze.”
BANGOR, Maine -- Police are investigating a report of a shooting on Ohio Street.

Bangor police investigating shooting on Ohio Street

By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 5:26 p.m.
City police are investigating a shooting Sunday afternoon on Ohio Street that was reported to have occurred at a residence there.

Body found in woods near Brewer Wal-Mart, police say

By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 2:52 p.m.
Brewer police Sgt. Paul Gauvin said Sunday afternoon that the death is not considered suspicious.

Couple charged with burglary in connection with string of break-ins in 3 counties

By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
Jeremy Regimbal, 27, and his 23-year-old girlfriend, Ricci Boutilier, were indicted on two counts each of burglary and nine counts each of theft by unauthorized taking by the Penobscot County grand jury.