Author Archive: Kelly O'Mara
BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Maine man who lured a 15-year-old girl to her death with a fake Facebook profile is going to prison for 60 years. The sentence was imposed Friday on 22-year-old Kyle Dube, of Orono, who was convicted of killing Nichole Cable. The judge imposed 60 years for murder and 30 […]
A break in took place in Washburn Tuesday night. According to the Washburn Police Department Facebook page, a person or persons broke into White Services on Main Street in Washburn and took a large sum of loose and rolled quarters. Police are asking that anyone with information contact the police department. If you saw anything […]
The lights are still out for almost 2000 Emera Maine customers, 1238 of those in Aroostook County. Emera Maine crews are working to restore the power despite windy conditions overnight. The outage began when a beaver felled a tree that landed on a high voltage transmission line in a very rural, heavily wooded area. Crews […]
MANDATORY EVACUATION The Village of Perth-Andover is issuing a MANDATORY EVACUATION for people that live within low areas of the Village of Perth-Andover to proceed in a voluntary evacuation and make arrangements for alternate lodging. We are asking all evacuees to register with us at the Village Office 273-4958, and leave us a contact number of where you […]
Fire fighters are conducting a controlled burn of a building in Easton. Due to that, a lane is currently closed on US 1A between White Road and Hersom Road (2 miles north of the Mars Hill area). The MDOT is advising motorists to expect delays.