GREENE (AP) — State police say a funeral home employee transporting a body was killed when his van was hit from behind by a sport utility vehicle.
Police say the crash killed 59-year-old Richard Charest of Winthrop. It happened on Route 202 in Greene on Monday evening.
OGUNQUIT (AP) — A former town manager in Maine is headed for trial on charges that he collected illegitimate parking fees.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine officials say the number of pedestrians struck and killed by vehicles in 2017 is poised to be the highest in more than 10 years.
AUGUSTA (AP) — The Maine Association of Realtors says sales of single-family existing homes increased by a little more than 8 percent in October 2017 compared to a year earlier.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine wildlife officials are encouraging hunters in the state to consider donating game meat to the hungry as Thanksgiving nears.
Brunswick police are investigating two commercial burglaries they believe may be related.
The first burglary was reported at Chad Little Outdoor Power Equipment on Pleasant Street Sunday morning after an alarm was triggered just before 6:30 a.m.
TOPSHAM — Topsham police have arrested a man they say is connected with a burglary reported Monday morning at Sea Dog Brewing.
Dunn said police have charged 51-year-old John Hirth of Brunswick with burglary, theft and criminal mischief.
PORTLAND (AP) — The president of the Maine Sheriff's Association has been ousted after a sexually explicit photograph of the sheriff in his office while in uniform surfaced.
WGME-TV reports Oxford County Sheriff Wayne Gallant confirmed the explicit photo was him Tuesday. Gallant says he sent the photo to a woman he didn't want to identify.
ROCKLAND (AP) — Maine police say a man was found dead inside a shipping container at a Rockland pier.
Police say the body of 37- year-old Adam Purington was found inside a bait shipping container Saturday morning. The Bangor Daily News reports that Purington had previously slept in the container.
Despite opposition from two councilors, the Brunswick Town Council approved the police department's request to purchase a drone on Monday night.
The Maine Warden Service has suspended the search on land for a 70- year-old West Bath man missing since Sunday.
A connector road linking Admiral Fitch Drive and Gurnet Road is coming closer to reality, with a potential construction date in late winter.
According to Brunswick Economic Development Director Linda Smith, the planning board met with a consulting firm in late October, where the sketch plan was approved for the estimated $1.9 million project.
Some residents are worried that Bowdoin College’s plan to build a road connecting Pine Street to Bath Road will lead to increased traffic and congestion.
Summer may officially be the season of green salads, but wintertime versions have advantages that make them worth exploring.
After years of Dustin groaning about my stash of knitting supplies and yarn (and my habit of buying new shoes once a year), I had an opportunity to show him that it could be worse. You could call this priming. I call it making conversation.
Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers’ Association of America ballot for baseball’s Hall of Fame.