By Judy Harrison on Oct. 05, 2016, at 6:41 p.m.
“I don’t believe that you got in over your head in your business, but that you set out to cheat your victims. I view you as a serial fraudster.”
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 05, 2016, at 2:37 p.m.
A five-year legal battle by a New York couple who tried to block public access over their property to Rockland Harbor has ended.
By Alan Bennett, Journal Tribune on Oct. 05, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
Dylan Collins is accused of starting a fire at a multi-unit apartment building on Sept. 18, 2014.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 04, 2016, at 5:34 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 04, 2016, at 4:57 p.m.
Yarann Im, 34, admitted to illegally catching, purchasing and selling about 480 pounds of elvers.
By Jake Bleiberg on Oct. 04, 2016, at 2:36 p.m.
Visitors and former residents testified Tuesday about the 2014 Noyes Street fire, the state’s most deadly blaze in decades, which killed six people.
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 04, 2016, at 11:02 a.m.
Convicted child killer Dennis Dechaine lost another appeal Monday in his efforts for a new trial.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 03, 2016, at 5:52 p.m.
A federal jury will decide whether Sidney Kilmartin is a cold-blooded killer or simply a flimflam man who defrauded suicidal people who paid him for potassium cyanide but received Epsom salts instead.
By Stephen Betts on Oct. 03, 2016, at 3:56 p.m.
A Waldoboro man made his initial court appearance Monday on charges that he led police on a high-speed chase last month in which he claims his motorcycle reached 170 miles per hour.
By Jake Bleiberg on Oct. 03, 2016, at 3:18 p.m.
“All three occupants of the third floor could and would have escaped the fire if indeed there was a means of escape.”
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 03, 2016, at 1:11 p.m.
A South Windham man accused of sending cyanide to a person in England who used it to commit suicide pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to nine counts of mail and wire fraud unrelated to the alleged victim’s death.
By Bill Trotter on Sept. 30, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
An Orland man accused of causing the death of a puppy last December has been found innocent of the alleged crime.
By Bill Trotter on Sept. 30, 2016, at 3:58 p.m.
“I hope that all parties are able to move on with their lives and put whatever happened in this case behind them.”
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 30, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
A judge set bail at $250,000 cash for the man accused of kidnapping a Rockland woman.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 30, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
He will plead guilty to mail and wire fraud charges but not counts related to the death of Andrew Denton.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 29, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
A local man was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court to 20 years and 10 months in federal prison for sexual exploitation of children, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 29, 2016, at 3:22 p.m.
A 24-year-old Maine man will be sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court for scamming customers in Maine and Massachusetts out of tens of thousands of dollars.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:53 p.m.
Under terms of a plea agreement, a West Bath man pleaded guilty to all charges Thursday in the state’s first “revenge porn” case and received a deferred disposition for one year.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:21 p.m.
A Bangor man was arrested and charged nearly two years after his sister told police she found sexually explicit images on his computer.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
Julie K. Meek, 56, admitted to stealing cash, checks and gift cards between December 2015 and April 5, 2016.