BAR HARBOR (AP) — Investigators say a house fire in Bar Harbor that caused the home to collapse into its basement killed two family members and injured two others.
Three teenagers tried to drug one of the boys’ mothers before strangling and stabbing her in her Maine home, according to court documents.
A Damariscotta man has been arrested followed a years-long investigation into allegations of sexual crimes involving a minor.
Lt. Michael Murphy of the Lincoln County Sheriff ’s Office said in a statement Monday that officers arrested 62-year-old Norman L. Newton Sr. on Sunday.
Detective Terry Michaud charged Newton with gross sexual assault, a felony.
CASCO (AP) — Lawyers for two men facing arson charges in a fire that destroyed a historic Maine schoolhouse say the men are intellectually disabled.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage is relenting on his ban on road signs directing motorists to a national monument that he opposes.
MONMOUTH (AP) — A Maine apple orchard employee’s attempt to channel the soul of Bill Murray’s character in “Caddyshack” has ended with a similar result.
The Trump administration has released the remainder of this year’s funding — $609 million — for a heating aid program it previously tried to kill.
Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins and independent U.S. Sen. Angus King of Maine confirmed the funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
Lisbon’s new Fire Chief Nathan LeClair knew from a young age he wanted to be a firefighter.
Police have released the name of a Lisbon Falls woman whose body was recovered at a private pond off Potter Road over the weekend.
Lisbon police say the drowning death of Carol Plourde, 61, was accidental. Officers were called to the small pond off Potter Road at 6 p.m. Sunday and located Plourde’s body.
Lisbon police are looking into the death of a Lisbon woman after responding to a reported drowning at a private property off Potter Road Sunday evening.
[img_assist|nid=1213981|title=|desc= BOWDOIN COLLEGE athletes were in action this past weekend, including men’s lacrosse and women’s track. In the top photo, Polar Bear Jimmy Young scores a goal against Williams on Saturday. Above, Sarah Kinney competes in the steeplechase during the Aloha Relays at Whittier Field in Brunswick on Saturday.
GORHAM — Sophomores Ruth Nadeau of Bath, Megan Violette and Allison Irish each recorded a hat trick as the University of Southern Maine women’s lacrosse defeated visiting Rhode Island College, 14-6, in Little East Conference action Saturday afternoon at Hannaford Field.
WALTHAM, Mass. — Brunswick native and Bates College senior Maisie Silverman scored the lone point for the No. 27 nationally-ranked Bobcats in an 8-1 loss to No.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Franklin Pierce University men’s lacrosse senior midfielder Sean Delea produced a teamhigh four points as the Ravens suffered a low scoring 10-8 setback to Northeast-10 Conference opponent the College of Saint Rose Saturday afternoon on Sullivan Field.
The Ravens fell to 5-7, 3-7 NE-10.
Jake Guentzel scored four straight goals to help send the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins into the second round with an 8-5 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6 on Sunday.
The Penguins will play the winner of the Washington- Columbus series in the Eastern Conference playoffs. Washington leads that series 3-2.