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Robert Lee Nelson of Anson was found guilty Tuesday by Justice John Nivison at Piscataquis County Superior Court for fatally shooting Everett Cameron in October 2009.

Anson man found guilty of murder

1 hour ago SKOWHEGAN, Maine — The Anson man accused of fatally shooting a man over drugs was found guilty in Somerset County Superior Court Tuesday morning. Robert ...

As Obama, lawmakers talk gun control, some Mainers stock up on weapons, ammo clips

BANGOR, Maine — Maine’s congressional delegation, responding to Friday’s horrific elementary school shootings in Connecticut, agrees that something needs to be done to prevent gun ...
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Commercial diver Ed Monat gets ready to dive for scallops near Bartlett Island in Blue Hill Bay Sunday.

Alarmingly warm water in Gulf of Maine bringing changes

Ed Monat, a seasonal tour boat operator and scallop fisherman from Bar Harbor, has seen a lot in his more than two decades of scuba ...
Bangor High School hockey coach Denis Collins resigned Monday following an incident that happened last week during a bus trip to and from a game at Presque Isle.

Denis Collins resigns as Bangor High hockey coach after incident on bus trip

Maine child dies from influenza

3 hours ago A school-age child from central Maine died last week from ...

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Sunbury medical group accepts ‘big boobs’ discrimination claim before rights panel

AUGUSTA, Maine — Sunbury Medical Associates of Bangor, whose CEO ...

Grandmother: 18-month-old boy doing well after bites from bulldog-husky, not pit bull-wolf

LIVERMORE FALLS, Maine — An 18-month-old boy is doing well ...

Belfast doctor loses license after overdosing on medication

A Belfast physician has lost her medical license after twice ...

Leeds girl, 13, hit by car while shoveling snow

LEEDS, Maine — A 13-year-old girl shoveling snow on Church ...

Passadumkeag man hit by truck on Sunday dies

ENFIELD, Maine — A Passadumkeag man who was hit by ...

Hampden councilor resigns; February special town vote planned

46 mins ago HAMPDEN, Maine — Town Councilor Jeremy Williams resigned from the ...

Study finds possible Rockland public works site that may have buried barrels of waste

ROCKLAND, Maine — A 13-acre city-owned parcel near the transfer ...


1-minute hike: Newton’s Revenge Trail, Carrabassett Valley

Difficulty: Moderate-strenuous. The 2.9-mile trail route to the Maine Huts & Trails Stratton Brook Hut, much of it being on the Newton’s Revenge Trail, is ...


Melt In Your Mouth

We are talking about a dessert that is elegant, exploding with taste and “melt in your mouth” smooth. It is Gelee. This is simply a ...


Library exhibits watercolors done by nonogenarian

  BANGOR, Maine — The Bangor Public Library has on exhibit through Friday, Dec. 28, in the second floor gallery a watercolor exhibit, displaying paintings done ...

Crime & Courts

Former Lewiston mayoral candidate acquitted of assault in scuffle with 8-year-old
Man, already facing sex charges, charged with robbing Veazie MiniMart
Evaristus Sama Nyambi
Man, 33, pleads guilty to immigration charge, released after 6 days in jail
Ex-Rockland bank worker charged in connection with nearly $540,000 loan fraud
Belfast man accused of trying to force woman to take IV drugs
Anthony McKechnie
‘Rogue’ Electrolux salesman accused of stealing up to $100,000 from Mainers
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