Meanwhile, prosecutors charge Chris Dorner with the murder of a police officer and attempted murder of two others.
GARDINER — City councilors recently named a former school board member to a vacant council seat, appointed committee positions and discussed the potential impact of Gov. Paul LePage’s proposed budget.
AUGUSTA — A Randolph man has pleaded guilty to a charge of reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon, the result of an altercation that ended in a man getting shot in the leg outside the Bridge Street Tavern 22 months ago.
The new district attorney has changed the iron-clad, no-deal policy for drunken driving charges in Kennebec County that's been in place since 1976.
Many continue to lament Gov. Paul LePage's proposal to cut more than $400 million from revenue sharing to municipalities in his budget for the next two budget years.
FAIRFIELD -- Sixty years ago, William Crawford created a fund in his will to ensure that the town's high school band would have added financial support, forever.
SKOWHEGAN -- The following cases, listed alphabetically R-Z, were closed from Dec. 17-21, 2012 in Skowhegan District Court.
AUGUSTA -- The following is a list of cases closed Jan. 31-Feb. 6, 2013, in Augusta District Court:
SKOWHEGAN -- A local chamber of commerce official has a plan to revive the town's opera house where nationally known artists once performed.
IN FAIRFIELD, Saturday at 9:39 a.m., police responded to a report of a snowmobile problem on Main Street.
UNITY -- Officials at the country's largest organic farming association are hoping more applicants will seek its top post.
Gary Prentiss has a hard time expressing himself, and when people discount him right off the bat, it gets harder. His words get mixed up and they don't come out right.
State and Local Government Committee; public hearing; room 214; Cross Building
NEWPORT, R.I. — Travel eased and life slowly returned to normal for most New Englanders after a massive blizzard, but many remained without power in cold and darkened homes and a forecast of rain brought a new worry: Weight piling up dangerously on roofs already burdened by heavy snow.
The former Red Sox pitcher will have a chance to win a spot in Cleveland's rotation if he passes a physical.
Eligible Maine seniors can get free fruit, vegetables and herbs from local farmers through the state's Senior FarmShare program.
A Postal Service official says mail will be delivered wherever it's safe to do so as some roads, especially in rural areas, may not be passable.
The family day is designed to publicize an outdoor training program geared to veterans.
The family disputes a report that the late coach hid sex-abuse allegations against his assistant, Jerry Sandusky.
Waterville, Winslow and Somerset County
The events were rescheduled because his family wanted to make sure everyone who wanted to attend could travel safely.
AUGUSTA — No one was injured in a chimney fire early today at 8 Davenport St.
Sen. Angus King reiterates his position on a review process before drone strikes on U.S. citizens.
The National Toboggan Championships raise money for the town-owned Camden Snow Bowl ski area.
Private gun transactions require no background checks and little paperwork, and they are almost impossible to trace.
Col. Robert Williams praises the sharing of intelligence, the swift response to terrorist acts and the sense of mission.