Associated Press stories and articles.
Victims in Bangor Were Alive When Box Truck Was Set Afire
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Court documents indicate two homeless people in Maine were alive before a man allegedly set fire to a box truck in which they were sleeping
Changes to Northern Maine Recreation Land Up For Debate
ASHLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine officials are working on a new plan for the management of public lands in the far northern part of the state.
1 Killed, 2 Injured in Crash In Central Maine
HUDSON, Maine (AP) — The Penobscot County Sheriff's says a man was killed and two others hurt in a single-car crash in the town of Hudson, Maine.
Law Enforcement Pay Tribute At Deputy Cole’s Funeral
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Hundreds of law enforcement officers, along with family and friends, are expected to converge for the funeral of a sheriff's deputy in Maine.
Fentanyl Exposure Forces Temporary Closure of Jail Intake in Maine
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Officials say an airborne exposure of fentanyl into a Maine jail's intake area closed it to new inmates for about two hours over the weekend.
Maine Hunters to Swap Turkey Weeks in Northern Maine
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (AP) — Hunters in northern Maine are set to begin rotating who is allowed to shoot wild turkeys for the next few weeks.
12 Years in Prison For One of the Largest Heroin Busts in Maine
HOULTON, Maine (AP) — A Connecticut man charged in one of the largest heroin busts in Maine history has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Bobcat Bites Maine Boy’s Face; Father Attacked
STOW, Maine (AP) — Wardens in Maine say they are searching for a bobcat that attacked a 17-year-old boy and his father.
Colby College Rescinds Honorary Degree for Bill Cosby
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — Colby College says it is rescinding the honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby in 1992, joining numerous other universities in revoking honors following the comedian's sexual assault conviction.
Maine Towns Allowed to Ban Sex Offenders from Parks, Fields
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine towns will be able to ban sex offenders from any state or municipal park, athletic field or recreational facility serving children.