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Unchurched Pt. 2 - America News
Unchurched Pt. 24 hours ago
STATEWIDE - We have explored a number of reasons why Maine has one of the lowest populations of people attending worship services on a regular basis.  Individualism, abandonment of the Gospel, diminishing appeal to young people and a general view that wor
Bangor woman proves why
Bangor woman proves why "Adoption is Beautiful" 5 hours ago
BANGOR - No matter what path we're on, we all can find something to be grateful for today. One local woman is thankful for an opportunity of a lifetime, to speak out about something near and dear to her heart. "I've seen these pictures a million times an
Belfast police blotter - America News
Belfast police blotter 5 hours ago
Law enforcement officials with Belfast Police Department reported the following recent activity: Nov. 18 Dakota Mcadam, 26, of Belfast, operating under the influence. Dakota T. Sanford, 24, of Belfast, operating without a license, attaching fals
Searsport Police blotter - America News
Searsport Police blotter 5 hours ago
Law enforcement officials with Searsport Police Department reported the following recent activity: Nov. 19 Matthew Carter, 29, of Barstow, Calif., alleged speed 50 mph in a 25 mph zone, East Main Street. Michael Pincus, 50, of Sterling, Va., all
Bangor Firefighters celebrate Thanksgiving together - America News
Bangor Firefighters celebrate Thanksgiving together 7 hours ago
BANGOR - While most of us get the day off to spend with family and friends, the work never stops for our first responders. For some Bangor fire fighters, that work included cooking a Thanksgiving feast.   Each year, the Bangor Fire Department hosts a fea
Solon man arrested on arson charges - America News
Solon man arrested on arson charges 8 hours ago
SOLON - A Solon man has been arrested for arson. Officials said Randy Ruest, 26, was arrested at the Solon Fire Department after being interviewed about an incident that happened on October 5th.   Ruest allegedly half filled a beer bottle with gasoline a
Be safe shopping on Black Friday - America News
Be safe shopping on Black Friday 8 hours ago
BANGOR - Black Friday is just a few days away and most places in the area plan to open around midnight. For those who plan to venture out be careful. Even though many are excited, people should be cautious because there are plenty of thieves out there lo
Thanksgiving dinner for the Guilford community - America News
Thanksgiving dinner for the Guilford community 9 hours ago
GUILFORD - What better way to celebrate thanksgiving then celebrating it with everyone in your community. Today the Guilford united Methodist church held their 14th annual Thanksgiving dinner for the community...by the community.   Cranberries, mashed po
The future of ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia is in jeopardy — again - America News
The future of ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia is in jeopardy — again 10 hours ago
Ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia could end next year if the city doesn't spend millions on an upgrade of a terminal
Ellsworth using
Ellsworth using "Pop Up Store" to entice new business 11 hours ago
ELLSWORTH - The Heart of Ellsworth is looking to bring new businesses downtown. For the holiday season they've transformed the former J.J. Newberry building into a pop up shop in hopes of filling storefronts downtown.   The former Grasshopper Shop was va
Medical transport plane crashes, report of engine fire - America News
Medical transport plane crashes, report of engine fire 12 hours ago
A Maine hospital says authorities are investigating after a medical transport plane with a patient, paramedic and nurse crash-landed at the end of a runway
Grinch arrested after theft at Waterville's
Grinch arrested after theft at Waterville's "Festival of Trees" 13 hours ago
WATERVILLE (WGME) - A holiday grinch hits a local charity, stealing gifts and prizes meant to raise money for families in need. The building in Waterville is more magical than it may look.   "This is what we call Santa's workshop." said organizer Annette
Veterans' pod helps inmates help each other - America News
Veterans' pod helps inmates help each other 13 hours ago
Maine State Prison has recently established a veterans' pod, part of the vision of Warden Randall Liberty to aid inmates in achieving a successful transition back to the outside world. Liberty dates his journey to establishing the pod to when he
Mom turns her grief into something wonderful - America News
Mom turns her grief into something wonderful 14 hours ago
SCARBOROUGH (WGME) - A Maine mom is working to turn her sadness and grief into something good this holiday season. Deb Roberts lost her son, Mike Holland, when the El Faro cargo ship sank in a hurricane in October 2015.   She has a memorial scholarship i
Black Friday blood drive organized by Bangor High School student - America News
Black Friday blood drive organized by Bangor High School student 14 hours ago
BANGOR - People planning to do some holiday shopping on Black Friday are also urged to consider giving the gift of life. Kelsey Dysart is a Bangor High School student who has organized a special blood drive.   She knows the Red Cross struggles this time
Explaining Maine's blue laws and why we have to wait to shop until Friday - America News
Explaining Maine's blue laws and why we have to wait to shop until Friday 16 hours ago
STATEWIDE - Commercials urging people to shop Thanksgiving Day at major retailers have been flooding the airwaves for the past few weeks, but Mainers take note, this doesn't apply to us. 12:01 a.m. That 's the earliest large retail stores can open their
Unchurched Pt. 1 - America News
Unchurched Pt. 1 1 day ago
STATEWIDE - Maine is known for its beautiful landscapes, abundance of wildlife and its small town living. Whether the product of creation or the work of a constantly evolving world, inside those tiny towns, one would be hard pressed not to find a chapel o
SAT 'Prep Matters' course available for college-bound students - America News
SAT 'Prep Matters' course available for college-bound students 1 day ago
Prospective college students can prepare to take the Scholastic Aptitude Test in 12 weekly classes at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center, beginning Jan. 14. The class, taught by Mary Smyth, will be held each Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m. The course
Sheriff admits sending sexually explicit photo in uniform - America News
Sheriff admits sending sexually explicit photo in uniform 1 day ago
The president of the Maine Sheriffs' Association has been ousted after a sexually explicit photograph of him in uniform in his office surfaced
Keeping your pets safe during the holidays - America News
Keeping your pets safe during the holidays 1 day ago
VEAZIE - We all love spoiling our pets, even more so during the holidays. But you have to be careful on what leftover foods you give them. The carcass of the turkey are vets main concern because of the bones in the turkey.   Decorations are also a conce
Bangor PD hold holiday toy drive - America News
Bangor PD hold holiday toy drive 1 day ago
BANGOR - If you want to put a smile on a child's face this holiday you can do so by donating toys to "Fill a Truck." The Bangor Police Department is joining forces with the Salvation Army and Walmart   This Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking