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Man With Memory Loss Missing From Augusta


An Augusta man who police say is in the early stages of dementia is missing after leaving his residence earlier today.

The say 72 year old Donald DuPerre walked off from his residence on Boothby Street at approx 9am today.

Police say Duperre is not from the area and does not know anyone besides his sister.

They have reason to believe he may be attempting to get a flight back to Florida.

He was last seen carrying two green, vinyl suitcases and wearing a blue, lightweight coat, blue “Trump” baseball cap, blue jeans …read more

Source: WABI-TV5 Bangor


Augusta Man to be Sentenced for Possessing Child Porn

A man from Augusta is now waiting to be sentenced after a jury found him guilty of having child pornography.

The Kennebec Journal reports 43-year-old Randy Marquis was convicted Thursday evening of possessing sexually materials of children under the age of 12.

The trial began Wednesday.

Marquis was caught with illegal pictures and a video on his home computer in January of 2015.

He’s expected to be sentenced next month.

The post Augusta Man to be Sentenced for Possessing Child Porn appeared first on WABI TV5.

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Source: WABI-TV5 Bangor


Regional Broadband Approaches: Achieving Scale with Community Networks

By Trevor Jones, OTT Communications More and more, communities are considering the possibility of building publicly-owned broadband infrastructure. In the process, some are finding that regional broadband approaches offer economies of scale and other benefits. It can be difficult for multiple communities to work together while competing for resources and economic … …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News


Aroostook Outdoor News: 3.24.17 edition

In this edition: 1) An #XCSki #EasterEggHunt in #Caribou. 2) The annual #SportsmansShow in #PresqueIsle. 3) #AlpineSki and #NordicSki events in #FortKent and #Houlton. Plus lots more! #AroostookThing #Aroostook #AroostookCounty #TheCounty #NorthernMaine #offugo… Events: Saturday, March 25-Sunday, March 26 Presque Isle Fish and Game Club Sportsman’s Show, Presque Isle. … …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News


Bangor PD asking for help in locating a man involved in an attack

Bangor PD asking for help in locating a man involved in an attack

BANGOR – The Bangor Police Department is investigating after three people claim to have been tricked and assaulted over the weekend.

According to the Bangor PD Facebook page, three people were out drinking and decided they were too intoxicated to drive.

A quote “tall thin man with a mustache” claimed to work for Uber and offered to drive the three home in their vehicle. Along the way, he pulled into a parking lot and attempted to rob the passengers.

Punches were thrown and the man fled on foot.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Bangor police, and remember, Uber …read more

Source: FOX 22/ABC 7


Occasional Light Snow & Mix This Afternoon

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

A warm front moving into the state will bring us some periods of light snow this afternoon. The light snow may mix with rain for areas closer to the coast. Precipitation will be light and we could see accumulations of a coating to 1” in spots. Temperatures will be more seasonable today with highs mainly in the 30s. Any light snow or mix will end early tonight followed by partial clearing late. Temperatures will drop back to the 20s for nighttime lows.

High pressure will build into the area Saturday. This will bring us …read more

Source: WABI-TV5 Bangor


Bay Chamber Friends & Faculty Concert

Sunday, April 2, 2017 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: Union Hall Theatre, 24 Central St., Rockport, Maine For more information: 2072362823; Our Spring Faculty and Friends features members of the Bay Chamber Music School Faculty in performances sure to engage and delight audiences of all ages. These concerts … …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News