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Rescue at sea

Rescue at sea

We learned today about a scary experience for members of a lobster boat that sank last week. The crew of the fishing boat, “Kendra and Maysie” were fishing near Vinalhaven island in thick fog when they struck a ledge and sank early Tuesday morning. Crewmembers, Richard Bickford of Vinalhaven and William Deane jr. of Friendship both scrambled … Read More

Defense rests in Attempted murder trial

Defense rests in Attempted murder trial

The defense has rested in the trial of a man accused of trying to murder his wife by pushing her from a cliff. 71 year old Charles Black is on trial in Rockland where the case is expected to be considered by a jury Monday afternoon. Prosecutors says Black had been having an affair and wanted the … Read More

Kahbang moving to Portland

Kahbang moving to Portland

A big shock today for people looking forward to the annual Kahbang festival in Bangor. The organizers announced today they’re moving the festival to Portland. They say one of the biggest reasons was because they were having a hard time finding a suitable camping area in the Bangor area. A local campground in Hermon has … Read More

Two Meth Labs Busted

Two Meth Labs Busted, 17 total in 2014 – 3 shy of all-time record

Franklin County – Maine Drug Enforcement Agents today dismantled two methamphetimine labs in Franklin County, bringing the state’s total for the year to 17, three short of the all time record.  Two men and two women were arrested and charged with selling the drug.    The discovery began last night after Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies stopped … Read More

Video: Hobby Lobby Protest

Video: Hobby Lobby Protest

Bangor – Dozens of protestors gathered outside Bangor’s Hobby Lobby Saturday morning..Voicing their opposition to the corporation’s role on contraception and women’s rights…Brian Sullivan was there.

Movie Attendance Way Down

Movie Attendance Way Down

Bangor – Summer usually means big business for movie theaters, but this year that’s not the case. Scott Warren the General Manager at the Bangor Mall Cinemas says that he has seen a stark drop off in 2014 compared to years past.  Attendance was down 45% across the country over the 4th of July weekend … Read More

Video: Animal Control Rescues Dog from Hot Car

Video: Animal Control Rescues Dog from Hot Car

Bangor – An 80 degree day and a dog left unattended in car outside the Bangor Mall Cinemas while it’s owner watches a movie inside.  A good Samaritan and and an Animal Control officer are forced to step in.

One Hospitalized following 4 Car Accident

One Hospitalized following 4 Car Accident

Old Town – A four car accident sent one person to the hospital Wednesday evening. At around 5 on Stillwater Avenue the vehicles were traveling east near the Elementary School entrance when the light turned red. The first three cars all stopped, the fourth did not, causing the accident.Only one car sustained significant damage, that … Read More

Stuck with Dud Fireworks?

Stuck with Dud Fireworks?

Holden – The long fourth of July holiday weekend is like Christmas time for fireworks stores in the area. Because of soggy conditions many people who purchased fireworks and tried to set them off through the rain  ended up with a fair amount of duds.  Sean MacMillan, Owner of Big Bang Boom Fireworks says if … Read More

Video: Meet "The Golf Ball Guy"

Video: Meet “The Golf Ball Guy”

Brewer – Anyone that’s driven down Wilson Street lately has likely come across Lou Tardiff on the side of the road.  He’s been selling refurbished golf balls off the roof of his car for years and he doesn’t even play.

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