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Another motorcycle-related death in Maine continues troubling trend

A motorcyclist died in a head-on crash in Corinna Friday night. Police say 60-year-old Merle Page of Corinna was driving north on Route 7 around 6:30 p.m. when he crossed the center line into oncoming traffic, hitting a Chevy Silverado head on. Page was pronounced dead at the scene. He...
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Motorcyclist Dies in Head-on Collision in Corinna, Maine

Maine State Police say a 60-year-old man was killed when his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck Friday evening in the Penobscot County town of Corinna. Police and emergency crews responded to the crash on the Newport Road (Route 7) around 6:20 p.m., according to Shannon Moss of the Maine Public Safety Department.
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6th annual Wicked Muddy Mainer held in Orrington

ORRINGTON, Maine — More than 1,000 Mainers in Penobscot County got down and dirty Saturday morning in Orrington. The rainy and wet weather in the eastern part of the state came in clutch for all of the people participating in the sixth annual Wicked Muddy Mainer. The 4.5-mile, 24...

Flagg, Team USA open 2022 FIBA U17 World Cup with win over Lebanon

SPAIN – Newport’s Cooper Flagg and the rest of Team USA opened up their 2022 FIBA U17 World Cup on Saturday. Competition began over the weekend, with Flagg and the United States opening up group play on Saturday with a dominant 120-44 win over Lebanon. It didn’t take...

Fox Bangor Sports holds 3rd annual Hot Dog Eating Contest

BANGOR – With July 4th weekend here, members of the Fox Bangor Sports team gathered in studio for the 3rd annual Fox ABC Maine Hot Dog Eating Contest. Sports director Dave Peck looked to defend his title, taking on three newcomers in sports reporter Tyler Krusz, intern Jack Webb, and weekend anchor/reporter Dillon Holloway.

Guilford woman accused of embezzling $900K indicted by grand jury

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (WABI) - A Guilford woman accused of embezzling nearly a million dollars from her employer has been indicted by a grand jury. 51-year-old Terri Moulton is charged with theft and forgery. The Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Office started investigating in February after the owner of DeWitt Machine & Fabrication...

Man dies in motorcycle crash in Corinna

CORINNA — Maine State Police responded to a two vehicle crash on Route 7 in Corinna Friday night. Upon investigation, it was determined that a motorcycle operated by 60-year-old Merle Page was traveling north on the highway when he crossed the center line into opposing traffic striking a Chevy Silverado head-on, according to Maine State Police public information officer Shannon Moss.

Bucksport hosts annual Bay Festival

BUCKSPORT, Maine (WABI) - Bucksport kicks off the 4th of July weekend with its annual Bay Festival Saturday. Vendors across the state of Maine showed off their homemade crafts and creations. Food trucks provided a variety of tasty treats. Local businesses say the festival has something for everyone. “Lots of...

Fun activities to do for the Fourth of July

BANGOR/BREWER — This Fourth of July, head to downtown Bangor, where you can experience a variety of activities for everyone. Come hungry and eat happy, as you can start your day off with a Pancake Breakfast hosted by the Official Bangor Breakfast Kiwanis Club followed by a parade starting at Wilson Street in Brewer and ending at Exchange Street in Bangor.

Fatal motorcycle crashes on the rise in Maine

STATEWIDE — The motorcycle-car collision that took the life of a Glenburn man has sparked awareness to the rising number of motorcycle fatalities across the state. Car drivers can be the biggest danger to motor cyclists on the roads. The leading cause of motorcycle deaths is drivers missing the...

(Local) Where To Watch 4th of July Fireworks

Join South Portland in their annual 4th of July event at Bug Light park! Enjoy some music, karaoke, performers fireworks, and more! The event starts at 4:30pm and goes until 11pm. Being known for its impressive fireworks display, Ogunquit is celebrating July 4th at the beach! They will be launching...

Tap 62: The Lounge to open in Dover-Foxcroft

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (WABI) -A new restaurant will be opening its doors to the public in Dover-Foxcroft... Tap 62: The Lounge takes inspiration from the past while looking to be a future hub of entertainment and dining in Dover-Foxcroft. “I want it to be like, you can get great quality things...