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Pair suspected of dozens of burglaries

Pair suspected of dozens of burglaries

State Police, working with the Penobscot Sheriff's Office and Bangor Police, have arrested two men in connection with a burglary spree in Penobscot and Piscataquis counties that began in June. Charged with burglary and theft are Paul St. Onge, 43, of Hudson and Eugene Horn, 37, of Bangor. Both were arrested last month and have … Read More

Surfing Santa will ride again

Surfing Santa will ride again

Charles Sargent has become known as Surfing Santa in the Bangor area. Tomorrow he’ll continue with a holiday tradition by taking a spin on the Penobscot river aboard a waverunner. He did it for many years on a wind surfer, but a motorcycle crash has left him unable to stand on his board. Charles isn’t … Read More

Accused killer pleads insane

Accused killer pleads insane

A man accused of murdering a woman and shooting her son in Belfast has entered a plea. Todd Gilday appeared in Waldo County superior court this morning where he plead not guilty by reason of insanity. Police say Gilday kicked in the door of a Belfast home on August 28th. Once inside he shot and … Read More

Truck collides with restaurant

Truck collides with restaurant

A deadly accident today in Skowhegan. People were eating at a local Pizza hut restaurant when a logging truck collided with the building.  Police say Mike Morin had stopped at the business on Madison avenue for lunch when the accident happened. He was walking in front of his truck when it rolled over him and into the … Read More

Body found

Body found

There’s word that a persons body has been located in Hampden. The person was found in the Penobscot river near the end of Cottage street. State police have arrived on the scene and yellow crime scene tape has been stretched across the driveway of a home. Police say the body is that of a woman who … Read More

Ayla search turns up nothing

Ayla search turns up nothing

Despite a big search in Oakland Wednesday morning a local toddler remains missing. Ayla Renolds vanished in December of 2011 while being cared for by her father and other relatives in Waterville. Police say blood was found in the home and they believe the little girl is dead. State police, game wardens and others searched … Read More

Bangor Public Library Burglary

Bangor Public Library Burglary

BANGOR – A pair of juveniles is believed to be responsible for two burglaries at the Bangor Public Library.   Library officials say security cameras captured images of the boys as they broke in Sunday night. In that case  they took a canister that was set up to collect donations for the library’s renovation fund.   Then last … Read More

Police standoff

Police standoff

      State Police say an Amity man surrendered peacefully this afternoon at his remote camp site following a day long standoff with Troopers in Amity, which is about 20 miles south of Houlton.   Charged with criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon is 65 year old Gary Knapp, who lives in a small camper, off the Monument … Read More

Ellsworth meth bust

Ellsworth meth bust

Three people are facing charges following a drug bust in Ellsworth. They were arrested Friday morning after police say they found a methamphetamine lab. It took place at a motel on High street. Police say while investigating another complaint they discovered chemicals and other materials used to produce meth. The chemicals were located in vehicles … Read More

Bald Eagle Killed in Hermon

Bald Eagle Killed in Hermon

HERMON – The Maine Warden Service is asking for the public’s help in the case of a bald eagle, shot in Hermon earlier this week. The bird was found in the area of Hermon pond and the Souadabscook stream.   It was seriously injured and had to be euthanized.   Operation Game Thief (OGT) is offering a thousand dollar … Read More

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