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Deadly fire

Deadly fire

The State Fire Marshal’s office is trying to find the cause of a deadly fire in Limington. They say it was around 5:30 am when a passerby spotted the fire. Fire crews suspected someone was trapped inside and tried to reach the person, but their effort was futile. The body of 52 year old Ingeborg Young was … Read More

Meth bust in Central Maine

Meth bust in Central Maine

Maine Drug Enforcement served three search warrants this morning as part of a month long investigation into the manufacturing of methamphetamine in central Maine. One person has been arrested and several others are being questioned. Two search warrants were served at 11 Center Street in Oakland, and the other at a room at the Waterville … Read More

Search for car thief

Search for car thief

Bangor police are searching for a man who stole a car and crashed it on I-395. They received a call around 6:24 Thursday morning that a black Pontiac was stolen from the Holiday Inn on the Odlin road. While driving to the scene an officer spotted a crash on I-395 near the Farm Road exit. Turns … Read More

Bear baiting issue moves ahead

Bear baiting issue moves ahead

The Secretary of State reports that enough valid signatures were submitted to prompt a vote that could change bear hunting in Maine. The citizens initiative asks whether certain practices should be banned including baiting, the use of dogs and trapping. Secretary of State Matt Dunlap says more than 63 thousand signatures were submitted–which is more than six … Read More

Bangor stabbing

Bangor stabbing

Bangor police are investigating a stabbing that sent a woman to the hospital Tuesday night. They were called to Deer Isle Road in the Capehart neighborhood just after 10:30. That’s when they discovered that a woman had suffered a stab wound. She was taken to the hospital where she was treated and released for a non life threatening … Read More

Mill fire

Mill fire

They’re still tallying the losses following a big fire in Baileyville. Flames erupted in a chip mill at the Fulghum Fibers mill on Tuesday. By the time it was out, the mill was badly damaged. Officials say the fire started when some workers were welding metal and the sparks ignited a wall. The mill supplies … Read More

Fatal crash

Fatal crash

A man was killed this morning during a crash near the Maine border with New Hampshire. Police say 38 year old Vivian Densmore was traveling on the Chadbourne road in Standish when she lost control on the snow and ice covered road. Her Volkswagen ended up crossing the center line where it collided with a Pontiac coming … Read More

Inmate charged with murder

Inmate charged with murder

A state prison inmate has officially been charged with murder. Richard Stahursky is accused in the stabbing death of of 37 year old Micah Boland at the maine state prison in warren. Boland was found dead in his cell on friday. He apparently had been stabbed dozens of times in the face, neck and torso. He also suffered a … Read More

Heroin plea

Heroin plea

A man from Holden faces a stiff sentence after pleading guilty to drug charges. Police say 32 year old Nicholas McDonald took off running after he was pulled over for a traffic stop in April of last year. He was found hiding in some woods and was taken to the hospital for treatment of a medical condition. Turns … Read More

Winthrop robbery

Winthrop robbery

An armed robber held up a convenience store today in Winthrop. Police say the man was wearing pajama bottoms and was armed with a pistol when he walked into the Circle K on Main Street. He demanded money and then fled when he got what he wanted. Police are now circulating security images with hopes … Read More

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