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Workers’ Comp Fraud Conviction Upheld

Workers’ Comp Fraud Conviction Upheld

| May 19, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine’s highest court is upholding the conviction of a northern Maine man convicted of collecting more than $50,000 in workers’ compensation benefits while operating an engine repair business. An Aroostook County jury convicted 63-year-old Stephen Tucker Sr. of Monticello of theft in April 2014. He injured his hand while working as […]

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Burglary at State Trooper’s Home

Burglary at State Trooper’s Home

| May 19, 2015

WEST GARDINER, Maine (AP) – State police say they’ve charged three people following a burglary at a state trooper’s home in West Gardiner, after one of the stolen items, a kayak, showed up for sale online. Police said Tuesday the arrests happened after the kayak was sold. They say they arrested 29-year-old Dustin Woodworth of […]

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UMS Trustees Approve Cybersecurity Degree

UMS Trustees Approve Cybersecurity Degree

| May 19, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The University of Maine System has approved creation of a cybersecurity program. Trustees on Monday said the four-year bachelor of science in cybersecurity will feature coursework in computer science, communications and ethics. It’s being made available in partnership with the University of Maine, University of Southern Maine and Fort Kent and […]

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Missing Man in Edmundston

Missing Man in Edmundston

| May 19, 2015

An elderly man is missing in Edmundston.  Police are asking for public help to find him.  82 year old Alexandre Bosse of Foyer Lemieux Street in Edmundston went missing Monday night.  Bosse is believed to have left in his gray, Chevrolet Sonic 4-door vehicle.  The license plate is #JEM387,  He was last wearing a canary […]

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Kids ‘Learn not to Burn’ at the Caribou Fire Department

Kids ‘Learn not to Burn’ at the Caribou Fire Department

| May 19, 2015

These kids are learning what to do in case of a fire. “Pre-K through second you can see how much they absorb and they know it. I know things get back home because I’ll be at the store and they’ll be like, are you the one who teaches the kids? They wouldn’t stop bugging us until […]

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