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Wallagrass Fatal Accident

Wallagrass Fatal Accident

| May 27, 2015

Wallagrass, Me – A twenty-one-year-old woman has lost her life in an accident today on Strip Road in Wallagrass. According to the Maine State Police Alesha Kelley was travelling south on Strip Road from Route 161 when she entered a corner and lost control of the vehicle. Kelley was driving a 2007 Mitisubishi Eclipse, which impacted several […]

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Today in Weather History

Today in Weather History

| May 27, 2015

Today in History: May 27, 1896 119 years ago, a deadly tornado struck St. Louis, Missouri, and East St. Louis, Illinois. According to the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), it is the third deadliest tornado in U.S. History. The tornado struck the city from the southwest shortly before 5:00 pm. It then continued down the […]

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Money Intended for Foundation that Aids Veterans Stolen

Money Intended for Foundation that Aids Veterans Stolen

| May 27, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Police are investigating a break-in at the Augusta Elks Lodge in which more than $15,000 was stolen. This includes thousands designated for a fundraiser for the Travis Mills Foundation, a nonprofit that supports injured veterans. Lt. Christopher Massey said burglars broke into the lodge Monday night or Tuesday morning. The burglary […]

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Penobscot and Passamaquoddy Tribes Pull Out of Maine Legislature

Penobscot and Passamaquoddy Tribes Pull Out of Maine Legislature

| May 26, 2015

 AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -Two American Indian tribes are pulling their representatives from the Maine Legislature in protest over their treatment by the state. Wayne Mitchell, of Penobscot Nation, and Matthew Dana, of the Passamaquoddy Tribe, said Tuesday that they will no longer serve in the Maine House of Representatives. Tribal representatives are not allowed to […]

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Two Dead After Store Shooting in North Dakota

Two Dead After Store Shooting in North Dakota

| May 26, 2015

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – Police say two people have died in a shooting at a Wal-Mart store in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Officers responded to reports of gunshots shortly after 1 a.m. Tuesday. Deputy Police Chief Mike Ferguson says officers discovered “multiple victims” inside the store, and that several of them were taken to a […]

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