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Overnight crash on Maine Turnpike makes morning commute crawl

From Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland: State Police say traffic on the Maine Turnpike was reduced to one lane both north and south in Farmingdale today following a tractor trailer crash early this morning.  The truck, loaded with French fries, struck the guardrail in the median just after 1AM near the Northern Ave. overpass.  The truck […]

Inmate dies at Maine Correctional Center

(Windham) Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Maine Correctional Center in Windham. Officials at the Department of Corrections tell Star 977 the prisoner’s death occurred around 11:3 AM Sunday. At the time of his death, Wayne Patrick King (36), had served approximately half of his 34 month sentence for eluding an […]

Local News May 2, 2016

Fatal Accident – Garland (Garland) – Speed and alcohol were likely factors in a fatal crash in Garland during the weekend. WABI-TV reports 48-year old Tinna Hebert died in the crash on Parkman Road at about 6PM on Saturday night. She was thrown from the car that she drove that went off the road and […]