Surge in Phone Scams in Maine: U.S. Marshals Issue Warning
In Ellsworth, Maine, and across other New England states, there's a growing wave of sophisticated phone scams that are causing alarm. The U.S. Marshals Service's Maine office has raised a red flag over a "significant increase" in reports of phone scams. In these scams, individuals impersonate U.S. Marshals or other federal officials, employing cunning tactics to defraud unsuspecting residents.
State DEP says Milbridge violated monitoring rules involving discharges into river
The town of Milbridge violated rules regarding monitoring of treated wastewater discharged into the Narraguagus River earlier this year, according to state environmental regulators.
Maine Domestic Incident Results in Two Deaths
Searsmont, Maine - In a recent development, the Maine State Police have reported a tragic incident involving two individuals found deceased in a Searsmont home. The autopsies conducted on Monday, November 27, and Tuesday, November 28, 2023, have shed light on the circumstances of their deaths.
Human Remains Found in Ellsworth Identified as Missing Sullivan Man
Ellsworth, Maine - In a developing story from Ellsworth, Maine State Police have confirmed the identification of human skeletal remains found in a wooded area off Red Bridge Road. The remains, discovered on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at around 8:55 am by commercial land surveyors, have been identified as those of Anson Snowdeal, a 43-year-old man from Sullivan, born on August 2, 1980.
MaineCare dental patients face long waits, drives for care
The problem with Sara Armas’ teeth began when she was a child. The academic and artist, who is autistic, struggled to take care of her teeth when she was young. She always hated the sensations and sounds of going to the dentist. You cannot tell just from looking at her smile, but many of her back teeth are pockmarked with filled cavities and crowns.
Police Investigating Human Remains Found Ellsworth
In Ellsworth, Maine, human skeletal remains were discovered by commercial land surveyors in the woods off Red Bridge Road on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at around 8:55 am. The Maine State Police, notified by the Ellsworth Police Department, promptly responded to the scene. The Major Crimes Unit North is actively involved in the investigation, with the remains being transported to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner in Augusta for a thorough autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death. As of now, there is no identified risk to the public, and the investigation continues. No further details are available at this time.