Associated Press stories and articles.
Maine is the 6th Worst State For Increase in Overdose Deaths
Overdose deaths increased 10.9 percent in Maine between January 2017 and 2018, according to the CDC.
EMCC Says Malware May Have Exposed Personal Data
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor is warning of a possible data breach that could've exposed current and former staff and students.
Northern Maine: Emergency Order Issued to Try to Stop Pest
FRENCHVILLE, Maine (AP) — The state of Maine is issuing an emergency order to try to prevent the spread of an invasive pest that jeopardizes forests and wood products.
Community Builds New Home for Cpl. Cole’s Widow
NORRIDGEWOCK, Maine (AP) — A Maine community has come together to help build a new home for the widow of the county sheriff's deputy killed in the line of duty this year.
2-Year-Old Rescued from Car That Went into Pond
WINDHAM, Maine (AP) — Police in Windham, Maine, say two men jumped into a pond to save a 2-year-old who was strapped in a vehicle that rolled into the water.
Police ID Driver Who Killed Himself; Woman’s Body in Trunk, Killed in MA
GARDINER, Maine (AP) — Investigators believe a woman was killed in Massachusetts before being placed in a trunk and driven to Maine, where the driver killed himself.
MAINE: Man Shoots, Kills Himself; Officers Find Body in Trunk
GARDINER, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say they've found a body in the car of a man who shot and killed himself during a traffic stop.
Women Recount Rescue of 4-Year-Old Maine Boy
NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine (AP) — Three women who are trained in CPR say they helped revive the 4-year-old boy who was pulled unresponsive from a Maine lake.
Rabid Groundhog Attacks Dog Near Home in Maine
BUCKSPORT, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a groundhog that attacked a dog has tested positive for rabies.
Maine Teen with Learner Permit at Wheel During Fatal Crash
BURNAM, Maine (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old girl was killed when a car flipped and crashed into trees in Burnham, Maine.