DOVER-FOXCROFT - A woman accused of hiring a hitman to kill her husband has been indicted by a grand jury.
Two are dead from an early morning fire in the northern town of Easton.
Ben Grant has been re-elected to lead maine's Democratic party.
He was at the helm when the democrats retook control of the house and senate during the November election.
He was unopposed when party officers were selected yesterday.
Pam Fenrich of Falmouth will serve as vice chair.
A man accused of killing a maine woman back in 1976 has been returned to the state to face charges.
64 year old Gary Raub was arrested in Seattle, Washington in October for the stabbing of 70 year old Blanche Kimble.
The Augusta woman was murdered in her home, but Raub remained free until dna evidence was used to tie him to the crime.
Raub was returned to maine on Friday and will appear in a Kennebec county courtroom on Thursday.