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Man charged with molesting child

Man charged with molesting child

A Bangor man has been arrested and charged with having sexual contact with a child. 66 year old Herbert Conway was arrested yesterday following an investigation that began last week. Police say the alleged victim’s guardian reported the child disclosed being touched inapropriately by the suspect. Officials have not reported the age or gender of the victim. Conway is … Read More

Brewer City Council Talks Property: Abandoned & Disruptive

Brewer City Council Talks Property: Abandoned & Disruptive

Brewer– Property was a hot topic in Brewer Tuesday night, as the city council took action three separate locations, 2 abandoned, the other considered *disruptive*. The council first voted unanimously to move forward on the demolition of a property on North Main Street that has been left empty by it’s owners for years, also voting … Read More

RV crashes on Interstate 95

RV crashes on Interstate 95

Plymouth – A pair of tourists visiting Maine escape a scary looking accident with minor injuries. Just before 2:30 Tuesday afternoon State Police received a report of a recreational vehicle that had crashed on I95.  State Trooper Steve Morrell says that the vehicle started to drift and when the driver attempted to correct, the vehicle … Read More

Man charged with raping child

Man charged with raping child

A man from Farmington is accused of sexually assaulting a minor. 27 year old Josh Austin was arrested last week and chared with gross sexual assault. Authorities say the investigation began last month after police learned about the alleged offense from the Department of Health and Human Services. Police haven’t said if the victim was male or female, … Read More

Planned power outage in Bangor

Planned power outage in Bangor

Folks in downtown Bangor are being warned about a planned power outage. Emera Maine says it will have to cut off electricity to make improvments to the system. The outage will take place from midnight until 6:00 Saturday morning. It will impact businesses and apartments on  Central, Franklin, Hammond, Columbia and Harlow streets.

Crash victims identified

Crash victims identified

Police have identified the two people involved in a bad hit-and-run crash in Orrington. The Penobscot County Sheriff’s Department says it was 59 year old Robin Rie of Brewer who had slowed  Saturday morning to make a left hand turn from Route 15.. That’s when her suv was struck from behind by a vehicle driven by 29 … Read More

Domestic violence suspect facing drug charges

Domestic violence suspect facing drug charges

A Bangor  man accused of assaulting his girlfriend  is also facing drug charges. 19 year old Tyler Williams is accused of injuring his girlfriend Friday night after she confronted him about text messages on his phone. She told officials he also threatened to kill her if she reported the incident to police. She did anyway and also told … Read More

Medical marijuana doctor fined

Medical marijuana doctor fined

A Maine doctor has been reprimanded by the state for the way he signed up new medical marijuana patients. Dr. William Ortiz gave certificates to almost 60 people while holding special clinics at Orono motels. The Maine Board of Licensure in Medicine investigated and found the doctor failed to create adequate medical records for those patients and … Read More

Goode suspended from sports following deadly crash

Goode suspended from sports following deadly crash

Samantha Goode, the Bucksport High School student charged with the death of a classmate has received a suspension from the school as well. Though she is allowed to participate in everyday classes, she is not allowed to take part in any athletics… That suspension is for 30 days, and is because of a breach of the school’s … Read More

Woman pleads guilty to driving drunk with kids in the car

Woman pleads guilty to driving drunk with kids in the car

A woman from the town of Washington will serve time in jail after driving drunk with her children in the car. 34 year old Crystal Saunders pleaded guilty today to operating under the influence. In exchange for her plea, prosecutors dropped the charge of endangering the welfare of a child. Authorities say Saunders was arrested August 30 in … Read More

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