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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

Bank robbery arrest

Bank robbery arrest

Waterville police have arrested a man following a bank robbery Friday morning. They say it was 28 year old David Alverez of Thomaston who entered the Bangor Savings bank near the Elm shopping plaza and handed a threatening note to a teller. After getting an undisclosed amount of cash he fled across the shopping plaza and is believed to … Read More

Sex offender facing new charges

Sex offender facing new charges

A registered sex offender is accused of striking again in Norridgewock. 66 year old Joseph Handley was arrested this week following an investigation that began in December. The Somerset County Sheriff’s Department reports that Handley had sexually abused a 10 year old boy. They say it happened at his Norridgewock home and that the abuse … Read More

Clifton fire

Clifton fire

Fire investigators are trying to find the cause of an early morning fire that destroyed a home in Clifton. The blaze erupted on the Scott Point Road on Chemo Pond just before one oclock this morning. Fire officials say no one had been living in the home since the owners passed away last year. Their sons had been … Read More

Fishermen disaster aid

Fishermen disaster aid

Senator Angus King announced today that northeastern groundfishermen will receive close to 33 million dollars in federal disaster aid. The money was approved after the U.S. Department of Commerce declared a disaster because of the dwindling fish stocks. The money will help fishermen who are struggling because of fewer fish to catch and more regulations that make … Read More

Police chase

Police chase

A high speed police chase has landed a Cherryfield man behind bars. It all started around 9:45 last night when a state trooper tried to stop 27 year old Alonzo Harvey for speeding on route one in Harrington. They say Harvey took off and led the trooper down several roads at a high rate of speed. He also … Read More

Tuition break for veterans

Tuition break for veterans

  UMS Trustees Approve Measure to Provide In-State Tuition for All Veterans & Members of the Armed Services First University System in Northeastern U.S. to Provide this Benefit BANGOR – The Executive Committee of the University of Maine System Trustees gave final approval Friday to a new policy that will charge in-state tuition rates … Read More

Inmate death

Inmate death

The Medical Examiners office is investigating the death of an inmate at the Maine State Prison in Warren. The body of 79 year old Henry O’donnel was found early this morning. Officials say he had served four months of a 30 month sentence for unlawful sexual contact. Originally from Jay, O’donnel was convicted of having sexual contact with … Read More

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