Townsquare News Staff
Maine Officially Bans Single-Use Plastic Bags
With the stroke of the governor's pen on Monday, Maine became the third state in the nation to ban single-use plastic bags.
Calais Boy Suffers Serious Burns At Campfire Accident
A 1½-year-old Calais boy was seriously burned yesterday when a flammable liquid was poured on a campfire, according to the State Fire Marshal's Office.
UPDATE: Police Locate Missing Brewer Man
Brewer police are searching for a man they say disappeared after telling family members he was going camping.
Report: One Dead In Route 1A Crash In Ellsworth
One person is dead after as the result of a head-on crash on Route 1A in Ellsworth on Tuesday, according to a news report.
Man Faces Several Charges Including Arson, Burglary, Assault [UPDATE]
A man faces several charges related to a police chase starting in Ellsworth and ending in Trenton.
Police Identify Remains Found Off Stillwater Avenue In Bangor
The human remains found in the woods off Stillwater Avenue in Bangor have been identified as those of a missing Bangor man.
Man Faces Drug Charges After Found Slumped Behind Wheel In Bangor
A report of a man slumped behind the wheel of a vehicle in the parking lot of a closed business on Hammond Street in Bangor led to the man's arrest and the seizure of 300 grams of Fentanyl.
Benjamin’s Pub To Reopen In Downtown Bangor
It was one of Bangor's best known night spots back in the day. This week, Benjamin's starts a new day.
Report: Bar Harbor Man Guilty of Rape, Murder
A Bar Harbor man has been found guilty in the murder of his high school friend.
Three Charged In Downeast Drug Distribution Ring
Three people face charges as a result of a police investigation into drugs from New York City being distributed in Hancock and Washington counties.