Hermit ‘River Dave,’ banned from New Hampshire site, moves to Maine

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A hermit known as River Dave — whose cabin in the New Hampshire woods burned down after he had spent nearlyRead More

Feds: Maine man defrauded pandemic programs of more than $300K

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A man pleaded guilty Tuesday to defrauding federal pandemic assistance programs of more than $300,000, which investigators say was spent onRead More

Airplane part falls from sky, nearly hits man in Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A metal object believed to have fallen from a trans-Atlantic jet came crashing down outside the Maine State House, landing withRead More

Submariner pleads not guilty to killing wife with hammer in Connecticut

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A 23-year-old Navy submariner has pleaded not guilty to charges he killed his wife with a hammer and set theirRead More

Northeastern farmers face new challenges with severe drought

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Vermont farmer Brian Kemp is used to seeing the pastures at Mountain Meadows Farm grow slower in the hot, late summer,Read More

Memorial services held for mother and children killed in Northfield, N.H.

Family and friends gathered to remember a mother and her two young sons, who were killed in New Hampshire earlier this month. Memorial services wereRead More

Some ships push back at rules requiring slowdown for whales

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal regulators who want to enforce new vessel speed rules to help protect rare whales can expect some pushback from shipRead More

Former presidential yacht to be restored at Maine shipyard

BELFAST, Maine (AP) — A private shipyard is preparing for a painstaking stem-to-stern restoration of a floating piece of presidential history. The Sequoia is aRead More

Vermont sheriff’s captain investigated for kicking detainee in groin

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — A sheriff’s office captain who is campaigning to become sheriff is under investigation for kicking a man who was inRead More

Boat catches fire off coast of Block Island with 1 onboard

BLOCK ISLAND R.I. (WHDH) – A boat caught fire off the coast of Block Island with one person on board, who managed to staunch theRead More