Townsquare News Staff
Maine Officials Close Some State Parks, Cite ‘Overcrowding’ Amid COVID-19 Threat
State officials announced that effective Friday, March 27, state parks including Reid State Park and Popham Beach State Park, would be closed to the public.
Police Identify Victim in Blue Hill Shooting Death
Police on Monday identified the victim of Sunday night's shooting in Blue Hill.
Mills Opens All Inland Waters To Fishing, Waives License Requirement
Gov. Janet Mills on Friday directed Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Commissioner Judy Camuso to open all inland waters for fishing and to waive the requirement that anglers need a recreational fishing license to fish the inland waters.
Mount Desert Crews Respond To ‘Powdery Substance’ at Town Office
Police say there is no threat to the community after a white powdery substance was found inside a banker's bag at the Mount Desert Municipal Building on Tuesday.
Multiple People Shot in Washington County; Suspect in Custody
One man is in custody following shootings in Washington County Monday morning.
Forecast: Snow Could Impact Thanksgiving Day Travel in Maine
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for much of northern and Downeast Maine as some snow and rain heads into the region on Wednesday night into Thanksgiving on Thursday.
Coast Guard Ends Search After Making Contact With Missing Sailors
The Coast Guard is searching for a sailboat with three people aboard off the coast of Mount Desert Island, Maine.
Man Charged After Police Find Heroin Bound For Ellsworth Area
A Franklin man faces felony drug trafficking charges after police reportedly found him with $8,000 worth of heroin in his vehicle last week in Brewer.
Winter Weather Advisory: Snow, Sleet, Rain Predicted For Bangor
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for much of eastern Maine, with snow, rain and sleet expected in the Bangor area.
Rescue Crews Recover Body After Canoe Capsizes in Flanders Bay
Rescue crews are attempting to locate a person in the waters of Flanders Bay off Sullivan.