Lewiston Man Charged with Murder

Mark J. Sinclair, 28, has been charged with murder in the July shooting of a Massachusetts man on Howe Street in Lewiston. Sinclair could be sentenced to prison for 25 years to life. According to the Sun-Journal, John Paquin, 20, of Worcester, Massachusetts was murdered on July 17. NEW: An Androscoggin County grand jury handed …

VIDEO: Little Leaguers Define Sportsmanship

Watch as an Oklahoma little leaguer gets hit in the head and then comforts the pitcher who is visibly shaken up afterward. After getting hit in the head with a pitch, this little leaguer showed a true act of sportsmanship by comforting the pitcher pic.twitter.com/AbzXaLL5uz — ESPN (@espn) August 9, 2022 Latest Local Central Maine …

MDEA Drug Seizure and Arrest

As the result of a joint investigation among the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Portland Police Department, one person has been arrested in connection with the distribution of methamphetamine and fentanyl from an apartment in Portland. Sarah Hartley, 45 of Portland, has been charged with two counts of Class A Schedule W Drugs. The aggravating …

Lewiston PD Warns About Medicare Phone Scam

The Lewiston Police Department is warning about a current phone scam involving a Medicare impersonator. The person calls asking people to verify their Medicare number to issue a new card. Weekly Scam Alert! Look Out for Medicare Fraud Congress is talking about changes to Medicare again and scammers are… Posted by Lewiston Maine Police Department …

RIP: Olivia Newton-John Dies at 73

Olivia Newton-John has passed away surrounded by family and friends. The legendary singer and actress was 73. Dame Olivia Newton-John (73) passed away peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning, surrounded by… Posted by Olivia Newton-John on Monday, August 8, 2022 BREAKING: Olivia Newton-John, who gained worldwide acclaim for her starring role in "Grease," …

Hire-A-Vet Hiring Fair, August 18

The 2022 Maine Hire-A-Vet campaign kick-off event and the state’s largest hiring fair to be held August 18 at the Augusta Civic Center. Over 200 employers and resource providers are participating in this year’s campaign with a statewide effort of a goal of at least 100 employers hiring at least 100 veterans and military family …

Game Warden Locates Missing Maine Man With Dementia

A game warden safely located a missing 73-year-old Cape Elizabeth man who had been missing since yesterday afternoon, August 7. Mark Hagen, a 73-year-old man with dementia, was last seen at his home on Breakwater Farm Road in Cape Elizabeth yesterday afternoon at 2:30. Game Wardens, and other emergency service personnel began searching early yesterday …

Arrest Made in Mexico Homicide

On Saturday, August 6,shortly before 1:00 pm, the Mexico Police Department responded to 32 Intervale Avenue in Mexico after a 911 call was received indicating there had been a shooting in the home. Officers from Mexico and Rumford PD as well as two ambulances from Med-Care Ambulance arrived to find 27-year-old Nicholas Trynor of Mexico …