Fitzpatrick Trophy Semi-Finalists Announced

The 12 semifinalists have been announced for the Fitzpatrick Trophy, given annually to Maine’s top high school senior football player. Among those announced from Central Maine teams: Casey Mills, Cony tight end/defensive end Liam Von Oesen, Waterville quarterback/linebacker Hunter Hayes, Leavitt quarterback/safety Austin Seavey, Foxcroft Academy quarterback All the semi-finalists listed here: https://www.pressherald.com/2021/12/06/12-semifinalists-announced-for-fitzpatrick-trophy/ Fitzpatrick Trophy …

Three Killed in Bangor Blaze

Three deceased adults were discovered inside Union Street duplex building fire yesterday afternoon, Dec. 5. in Bangor. The had been vacant for approximately a year Two people escaped the burning structure. One was assisted by a passing citizen. The other was rescued by the Bangor Fire Department. One of the rescued was transported to a …

US Announces Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

The United States will not send diplomatic representatives to Beijing for the 2022 Winter Olympics. A diplomatic boycott was announced today, Dec. 6, which means no no U.S. government officials will attend. However, American athletes will still be allowed to compete. The move is because of China’s human rights record. "The Biden administration will not …

Icy Roads Contribute to Multiple Crashes on I95

Part of Interstate 95 remains closed this afternoon, Dec. 6, after icy roads contributed to multiple crashes. Poor driving conditions contributed to several crashes that closed Interstate 95 near Dixmont, Etna, and Plymouth. Interstate 95 Southbound remains closed and traffic is being diverted off the interstate at Exit 167. The interstate is expected to remain …

Belfast Woman Accused of Attacking Teen

Victoria Demmons, 22, of Belfast, has been arrested for assaulting a 14-year-old girl over a social media post. She is being charged with disorderly conduct and violating conditions of release and criminal operating under the influence. Maine State Police say Demmons felt challenged by the teens social media activity. Victoria Demmons, 22, threatened to beat …

Police in Standoff with Barricaded Subject in Dover-Foxcroft

WABI is reporting that there is a standoff in the area of Route 15 in Dover-Foxcroft. Maine State Police are dealing with a barricaded subject. BREAKING: https://t.co/pTieYBcjaI — WABI_TV5 (@WABI_TV5) December 3, 2021 Latest Local Central Maine News The post Police in Standoff with Barricaded Subject in Dover-Foxcroft appeared first on Cruisin Country 93.5.

Litchfield Maine Turnpike Authority Facility Destroyed by Fire

A fire last night, Dec. 2, destroyed the Maine Turnpike Authority eight-bay storage facility in Litchfield. Inside were five plow trucks, a loader and a new traffic control vehicle, among other equipment. All destroyed. There were no injuries. The Fire Marshal’s Office is processing the scene today in an attempt to determine what caused the …

Maine Flower Show Canceled Due to Pandemic

The Maine Landscape and Nursery Association says their 2022 Maine Flower Show in Portland, is canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, they will host a new event The Maine Garden and Marketplace, March 25-27, 2022. From MELNA: While the Maine Garden + Marketplace is not the event we all know and love, it nonetheless …

Unidentified Maine Man with Handgun Stopped at Logan Airport

The Transportation Security Administration has not revealed the name of a Maine man who was was stopped last week at Boston’s Logan International Airport. He had in his backpack a 9mm handgun and a gun magazine. Also read: Travelers warned about guns in luggage, again, as incidents spiked during pandemic in 2020 The man was …

Fairfield Man Indicted on Charges Including Kidnapping

Taylor Pelletier, 28, from Fairfield has been indicted by a Somerset County grand jury. The charges include kidnapping, aggravated assault on a child, and domestic violence-related charges. He was arrested in August after police responded to a home where he lived with his wife and children. A man from Fairfield has been indicted by a …