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Police searching for multiple missing people in Augusta

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Augusta Police Department responded to a report of suspicious activity on Glenwood Drive at 1:39 a.m. on Friday, authorities say. A news release from Augusta Police Department Deputy Chief Kevin D. Lully stated authorities now believe there may be multiple missing persons, a family including one adult and four children.
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Bristol man charged in double homicide in Maine

A Bristol man was captured in Maryland Friday in connection to a double homicide in Maine earlier in June, according to Maine State Police. David Barnett, 34, also known as “Slim,” was arrested outside of an apartment complex in Rockville, Maryland on Friday afternoon on a murder warrant, Maine State Police announced in a press release.
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Augusta, Maine Police Searching For Possible Missing Family

According to a press release from the Augusta Police Department, police are looking for the public's help in locating several members of the Al Hilfi family. The press release explains that, on Friday, July 1st, police responded Glenridge Drive for a report of suspicious activity. However, police now believe they are dealing with a series of missing persons. The missing include a young woman and four children.

Augusta Police asking for public’s help locating 5 missing people

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) -Augusta Police are asking for the public’s help locating five missing people. Authorities are looking for 28-year-old Mawj Al Hilfi and four children, ages 4 to 9, all of Augusta. Officials say they responded to Glenridge Drive Friday for a report of suspicious activity, but they...

Man Killed Crossing NJ Turnpike After Motorcycle Crash

WOOLWICH — A Pennsylvania man who crossed the New Jersey Turnpike on foot after losing control of his motorcycle was struck and killed Thursday night. State Police Trooper Charles Marchan said Andrew M. Aaron, 48, of Glenolden, PA, hit a guardrail and wound up on the left shoulder near Exit 2 in Woolwich around 9:50 PM. Aaron got up and crossed the two lanes of the road and was struck in the right lane by a Lexus.

Man apprehended in connection to double homicide

AUBURN — Police have arrested a man in connection with a double homicide in Auburn last month. According to Maine State Police spokesperson Shannon Moss, 34-year-old David Barnett of Bristol, Connecticut was arrested in Rockville, Maryland on a warrant for murder. The arrest stems from the June 19 killings...
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Man Wanted for Double Killing in Maine Arrested in Maryland

A man wanted for the killings of two people in Maine was arrested Friday in Rockville, Maryland, officials said. David Barnett, 34, of Bristol, Conn., will be held at the Montgomery County Jail in Maryland pending extradition, Maine State Police said. The investigation of the killings continues in Maine. Two...

Welcoming workers from away

Where else on the peninsula would you see in a church five young foreigners laughing and speaking in Turkish with a 96-year-old parishioner, exchanging contacts and making plans to visit again?. With love, the Congregational Church of Boothbay Harbor welcomed over 186 workers from away who traveled from other countries...

Ospreys and Great Blue Herons

Photographer Stephanie Morrison of Southport has been out and about using her new camera lens. She first captured some ospreys with their babies just outside Ebenecook Harbor on Southport. She then traveled to the railroad bridge in Wiscasset to view and photograph the great blue heron rookery. Enjoy the photos.

Connecticut man charged for Auburn double homicide

AUBURN (WGME) -- An arrest has been made in connection to a double homicide in Auburn back on June 6. Police say 34-year-old David Barnett of Bristol, Connecticut was arrested in Rockland, Maryland Friday afternoon on a warrant for the murder of Kelzie Caron and Pierre Langlois at a residence on Fourth Street in Auburn.

Antique boat parade, Boothbay Harbor Shipyard afterparty

The annual Antique Boat Parade featured a variety of vessels June 30 from dinghies to the great Isaac H. Evans fishing schooner. The parade ended with several vessels docking at Boothbay Harbor Shipyard and many more mooring between there and McFarland Island. Music on the wharf was provided by “Featuring Dan,” made up of Dave and Chris Gagne and Dan Grish.

Suspect in Auburn double homicide has been arrested, state police say

AUBURN, Maine — Maine State Police announced Friday that the suspect in an Auburn double-homicide has been arrested. Thirty-four-year-old David Barnett, or “Slim” of Bristol, Connecticut was arrested this morning in Rockland, Maryland for murder. Barnett will be charged for the deaths of 21-year-old Kelzie Caron of...

New Bangor Savings branch opens at Meadow Mall

The Boothbay Harbor branch of Bangor Savings Bank opened in Meadow Mall on May 23 with a full remodel of the previous Key Bank office. The work took four months and included significant energy upgrades. Looking to achieve a more contemporary feel, Jaclyn Fish, Bangor Savings Vice President and community...

Mary Jane Oliver Rines

Mary Jane passed away with her children by her side at Cove’s Edge on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. Mary Jane is the daughter of the late Sterling and Gwendolyn (Pinkham) Oliver, of Nobleboro. She attended the local school. Mary Jane enjoyed long car rides, knitting, reading, and spending time...