Maine News

1:24 pm , 08/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

BREWER, Maine — Renovations at Brewer High School will delay its opening until Tuesday, Sept. 2, according to information posted on its Facebook page. All other Brewer schools will open Thursday, Aug. 28, as scheduled. Freshman and new student orientation still will be held Wednesday, Aug. 27, at the high …

12:59 pm , 08/23/2014 WMTW - News

The Coastal Humane Society in Brunswick reopens Saturday following a shortened quarantine period brought about by a ringworm outbreak.

12:59 pm , 08/23/2014 WMTW - News

The Coastal Humane Society in Brunswick reopens Saturday following a shortened quarantine period brought about by a ringworm outbreak.

12:16 pm , 08/23/2014 WMTW - News

Lewiston police say they are investigating an armed robbery that occurred just before noon Saturday at the intersection of Main and Lisbon streets.

12:16 pm , 08/23/2014 WMTW - News

Lewiston police say they are investigating an armed robbery that occurred just before noon Saturday at the intersection of Main and Lisbon streets.

12:06 pm , 08/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — The Penobscot County deputy district attorney will recommend Monday that Dana Wilson spend a year in prison for possessing child pornography. Wilson, 63, of Brewer is scheduled to appear before Superior Court Justice Ann Murray at 8:30 a.m. at the Penobscot Judicial Center. Murray found Wilson guilty …

11:48 am , 08/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

FORT KENT, Maine — The 2014 World Acadian Congress wraps up this weekend, but organizers are determined the economic and cultural impacts will continue long after the festivals and parties are over. While it’s too early for actual numbers of people attending the two-week congress or how much money they …

11:46 am , 08/23/2014 WMTW - News

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department is looking for a jail inmate who failed to show up for his job at a Portland seafood business Friday afternoon.

11:46 am , 08/23/2014 WMTW - News

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department is looking for a jail inmate who failed to show up for his job at a Portland seafood business Friday afternoon.

11:25 am , 08/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — Allegations of sexual abuse against famed Jonesport-Beals High School basketball coach Ordman Alley precipitated his recent removal from two Maine athletic halls of fame, multiple sources told the Bangor Daily News on Friday. The alleged abuse occurred when Alley was a teacher at the Cove School, an …