AUBURN, Maine (AP) — Jurors will soon begin deliberations in the trial of a man accused of stabbing a woman at least 11 times outside a laundromat in Lewiston, Maine.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A man who fatally stabbed his wife in front of their daughter in 1979 committed a similar atrocity nearly four decades later when, at age 76, he stabbed a woman 11 times in...
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — The Latest on a fatal stabbing trial (all times local):
The defense has dropped an insanity defense in the trial of a man who's accused of stabbing a...
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — The Latest on the Albert Flick murder trial (all times local):
A jury has been selected for the murder trial of a man accused of fatally stabbing a woman...
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A jury was selected Monday for the murder trial of a man accused of stabbing a woman to death in front of her 11-year-old twins — a crime similar to one of which he was...
Workers to treat Lake Auburn against algae
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — Workers are going to be putting aluminum sulfate in Lake Auburn next week to fight algae.
The Auburn Water District and Lewiston Water Division agreed to apply an...
TURNER, Maine (AP) — One of Maine's top Nordic skiers has died from injuries in an accident on his family's farm.
A spokeswoman for Central Maine Medical Center says that 19-year-old Roy...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho county commissioner has been charged with four misdemeanor counts after buying items in a county surplus auction last year.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Maine man accused of forcing two women to have sex with men for money to buy drugs has been sentenced to 364 days in prison for sex trafficking and domestic...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The Washington state attorney general's office wants to file more sex crime charges against a judge because investigators say they've identified a third victim.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine proposal to more swiftly compensate victims of property crimes has passed a key test in the Senate.
The Senate signed off Tuesday on a proposal to create a...
Dozens of miles of rail improvements coming to Maine
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Dozens of miles of railroad track will be modernized in Maine due to an investment by the federal government.
Republican Sen. Susan Collins says the Maine Department...
Idaho officials open salmon season in northern Idaho
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Department of Fish and Game has reopened spring chinook fishing on parts of the Middle Fork of the Clearwater River in northern Idaho.
EPA awards $500M for cleanup of Bates Mill No. 5
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The federal government has awarded $500,000 for the environmental cleanup of Bates Mill No. 5 in Lewiston.
The money will be used to remove asbestos and other...
2 die in unrelated motorcycle crashes in Maine
WISCASSET, Maine (AP) — Two people in Maine have died in unrelated motorcycle crashes.
Police in Wiscasset say 62-year-old George Christopher of Alna died in a crash on Thursday on U.S. 1. A...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The first case of measles in nearly two decades in Idaho has been confirmed, public health officials said.
The Idaho North Central District health department announced...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A critic of a proposed 145-mile (233-kilometer) transmission line in western Maine says shifting job figures show Central Maine Power cannot be trusted.
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LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Land management agencies are underutilizing controlled burns to reduce wildfire threats in the western U.S., according to a wildfire study.
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A study indicates that land management agencies are underutilizing prescribed burns to reduce wildfire threats in the western U.S.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A judge has ordered a teenager charged with manslaughter in connection with a park brawl to remain at a South Portland, Maine, juvenile facility.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Maine man convicted of killing a man who told police about a friend's involvement in a burglary is seeking a new trial.
Tracking the paths of pollinators
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Everybody seems to love bumblebees.
The native insects are generally embraced by humans, who often celebrate them in children's stories and even sometimes dress like...
Chlorine leak causes evacuation in Lewiston
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The Lewiston Fire Department is asking everyone near a welding and industrial supply business to evacuate because of a chlorine leak.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A Maine district attorney has been admonished for meeting with a judge about a case without the defendant's attorney present.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's supreme court says jurors who convicted a man of resisting arrest and assault should have been allowed to see cellphone video taken by the defendant's...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Victims of property crimes could receive swifter and more complete compensation under a proposal that won approval from a legislative committee in Maine.
Idaho awaits word on Medicaid expansion plan
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The federal government could decide by the end of May whether it will accept Idaho's voter-approved plan to expand Medicaid eligibility.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are considering a bill that would seek to improve care for residents of memory care facilities.
Democratic Sen. Nate Libby of Lewiston introduced the...
BUFFALO EDDY, Idaho (AP) — The Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office says several human bones have been found along the Snake River south of Lewiston.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A massive, 160-year-old former cotton mill in Maine is going up for auction this month.
Continental Mill sits on the Androscoggin River in Lewiston and has 560,000...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Boston Brands of Maine has announced a $4 million expansion of the company's Lewiston, Maine, facility that is expected to create 50 new jobs.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a man who robbed a bank used his unwitting father as a getaway driver.
An affidavit written by a police detective says Keith Tilton dropped his...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Police in a Maine city say an officer who died in February succumbed to an accidental opioid overdose.
Lewiston Police Chief Brian T. O'Malley says 34-year-old...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — For the second consecutive year, an asylum-seeker from Maine has made it to the final round of a national spoken poetry competition.
Man dies, was smoking when clothes caught on fire
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine's state fire marshal's office says a 75-year-old man who was smoking died after his clothes caught on fire.
Father sues over son’s drowning on school field trip
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The father of a 13-year-old boy who drowned on a field trip to a Maine state park is suing the state and the city of Lewiston in federal court.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Prosecutors want to try a teenager as an adult for manslaughter in connection with a fatal park brawl in Lewiston, Maine.
Suspect dead after shooting that injured police officer
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A Nez Perce Tribal Police officer was shot and injured at his Lewiston home Wednesday, and the suspect was killed in a police shooting a short time later.
Man set to be extradited in decades-old Alaska cold case
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Janet Mills signed a warrant allowing the extradition of a man who is wanted in Alaska to face charges he sexually assaulted and killed a woman more than two...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine have arrested three people, two of them teenagers, in connection with a park brawl that led to a man's death last year.
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency says the cleanup of a gasoline spill near the Lochsa River in north-central Idaho is going well and could be completed soon.
Jury convicts Idaho woman of first-degree murder
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho woman has been convicted of killing her romantic rival.
The Lewiston Tribune reports a jury on Friday found Jessica Colpitts guilty of first-degree murder in...
Lewiston-Portland passenger rail could cost $300 million
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A consulting engineer says a proposed commuter rail service connecting Lewiston and Auburn to Portland could cost up to $300 million.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Law enforcement agencies say they found no wrongdoing by a former Maine mayor who resigned in the wake of a controversy over leaked text messages, one of which included a...
HUD secretary praises lead removal efforts in Lewiston
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — U.S. Housing and Urban Development Director Ben Carson is hailing efforts to remove lead from homes in Maine's second-largest city.
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has rejected the recently completed management plans for three national forests in the Pacific Northwest, restarting the 15-year process to revise...
Hospital nurses in Lewiston seek to unionize
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Nurses at a hospital in north-central Idaho are trying to unionize.
The Lewiston Tribune reports that registered nurses with St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in...