WWII Vet Shares Meaning of July Fourth
BANGOR - The 4th of July means a lot of different things for a lot of different people. For some it means vacation and BBQ's, for others it's a celebration of our nations birthday and independence from Great Britain. But as Kristin Hosfelt reports, there's a veteran in Bangor who has an entirely different appreciation for the freedoms we all enjoy.
- Iconic Belfast Theater Up For Sale Written On Wednesday, 01 July 2015 15:36 Read more...
Parkman Manhunt Day Seven
PARKMAN - AN ARMY OF POLICE CONTINUES TO SEARCH THROUGHOUT THE PARKMAN AREA FOR 38 YEAR OLD ROBERT BURTON--A MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING HIS EX-GIRLFRIEND.A MAINE FOREST SERVICE HELICOPTER IS BEING USED TO GIVE POLICE SPOTTERS A BIRDS EYE VIEW OF THE AREA.
A Belfast Shipyard is Looking to Expand its Operations.
BELFAST - The City of Belfast and the Front Street Shipyard say they're looking for a grant to purchase new equipment and utility vehicles.
- ACLU of Maine Urges Legislature to Reject Discriminatory Voter ID Bill Written On Wednesday, 25 February 2015 18:18 Read more...
Bucksport students share ideas for the towns future
(BUCKSPORT) - Third and fourth grade students at Miles Lane School gathered together to share his or her idea that will help the town of Bucksport move forward after the Verso Mill closed its doors.
The mayor and town manager attended the forum to listen to what the students want to see change.
"I want to have more restaurants, a water park that is indoors, and to turn the mall into a shopping area," said fourth grade student Elsa Theobald.
She stood at the front, as did many other students, and listed off ideas and assets.
The Mayor, Town Councillors, and the Town Manager attended and spoke briefly to the students.
"We are asking several of them to come to the upcoming Thursday night town council meeting. We want them to share their ideas to everyone involved with helping the town move forward," said Town Manager, Derek Goodine.
Goodine also said they are planning to speak with high school students next to see how the wants, needs, and ideas differ.
Community Helps Family Buy Diabetes Alert Dog
BAR HARBOR - Molly Dillon is a normal 10 year old girl, and looking at her you wouldn't be able to tell she suffers from type 1 diabetes.
Poliquin Defeats Cain in 2nd District Race
HERMON - Republican Bruce Poliquin has defeated Democratic challenger Emily Cain in the race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District Seat, the Bangor Daily News is reporting.
Icy roads might have been the cause of a scary wreck involving a state police cruiser. It happened this morning on the interstate between Medway and Lincoln...A trooper had just exited his cruiser to check out a vehicle that had spun into the median. That's when the driver of a tractor trailer truck from LasVegas lost control of his rig and ended up crashing into both the cruiser and the vehicle that was in the median. Fortunately, no one was injured, but all the vehicles are badly damaged.It was raining at the time and all the water was freezing when it hit the roads. Officials say the trucker was driving too fast for the conditions.
Senator Collins Outraged About FAA Furloughs
The furloughs of all Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees continued into day three after roughly 12-hundred flights were delayed Monday.