Lewiston elementary school students evacuated due to bomb threat

Geiger Elementary School in Lewiston has received a bomb threat, according to Superintendent Bill Webster.

Geiger Elementary School in Lewiston has received a bomb threat, according to Superintendent Bill Webster.

The Historic Wiseman Bridge

This past April, the historic Wiseman Bridge, which spans 72 feet across the canal at Chestnut Street in Lewiston, was closed for $52,000 in scheduled maintenance. According to the National Bridge Inventory Data Sheet submitted by Maine Transportation Department in 2011, Wiseman Bridge is extremely rare, one of only three …

This past April, the historic Wiseman Bridge, which spans 72 feet across the canal at Chestnut Street in Lewiston, was closed for $52,000 in scheduled maintenance. According to the National Bridge Inventory Data Sheet submitted by Maine Transportation Department in 2011, Wiseman Bridge is extremely rare, one of only three …

Family revives Bailey Island landmarks, makes two dreams come true

A family from Lewiston has taken over the iconic Cook’s Lobster House and the Bailey Island Motel.

A family from Lewiston has taken over the iconic Cook’s Lobster House and the Bailey Island Motel.

Aubiston, Lewburn or how it’s always been? Lewiston-Auburn merger hinges on civic identity

Voters in Lewiston and Auburn might have another question to answer on the ballot this November in addition to a long list of state referendums. This one will ask them whether it’s time for Maine’s Twin Cities to unite.

Voters in Lewiston and Auburn might have another question to answer on the ballot this November in addition to a long list of state referendums. This one will ask them whether it’s time for Maine’s Twin Cities to unite.

Census: Bangor lost population again in 2015

PORTLAND, Maine — Bangor’s population continued to drop in 2015, according to newly released estimates that show growth across the largest southern Maine communities and in Waterville last year. Among the state’s 35 most populous communities — from Portland to Gray — Bangor’s population is among the fastest to decline …

PORTLAND, Maine — Bangor’s population continued to drop in 2015, according to newly released estimates that show growth across the largest southern Maine communities and in Waterville last year. Among the state’s 35 most populous communities — from Portland to Gray — Bangor’s population is among the fastest to decline …

Rescue pit bull rescues owner in fire

LEWISTON, Maine — Fire burns a Lewiston home Tuesday night, and a rescue dog is credited with helping to save her owner’s life. John Doddard was sitting down to dinner when his pit bull, Abby, started barking at the back door. Doddard got up to see what was going on. …

LEWISTON, Maine — Fire burns a Lewiston home Tuesday night, and a rescue dog is credited with helping to save her owner’s life. John Doddard was sitting down to dinner when his pit bull, Abby, started barking at the back door. Doddard got up to see what was going on. …

Bethel museum offering reward for recovery of meteorites from fireball

The state’s Mineral and Gem Museum is offering a $20,000 reward for the first one-kilogram meteorite from a fireball that lit up the sky early Tuesday.

The state’s Mineral and Gem Museum is offering a $20,000 reward for the first one-kilogram meteorite from a fireball that lit up the sky early Tuesday.

Meteor lights up sky in Maine

A bright fireball shot across the sky early Tuesday around 1 a.m., lighting up the area. Local police officers caught the incident on their dash cams, including the Portland Police Department who watched the meteor as it came down. <iframe src=”http://www.facebook.com/video/embed?video_id=121900037821056” width=”600″ height=”480″ frameborder=”0″></iframe> This video was caught by a …

A bright fireball shot across the sky early Tuesday around 1 a.m., lighting up the area. Local police officers caught the incident on their dash cams, including the Portland Police Department who watched the meteor as it came down. <iframe src=”http://www.facebook.com/video/embed?video_id=121900037821056” width=”600″ height=”480″ frameborder=”0″></iframe> This video was caught by a …

Police: Death under Lisbon-Durham Bridge a suicide

The death of a man whose body was found underneath the Lisbon-Durham Bridge Saturday morning has been attributed to a suicide.

The death of a man whose body was found underneath the Lisbon-Durham Bridge Saturday morning has been attributed to a suicide.