NEWwbztv-small wbz-am-small 985-small mytv38web2


A loon stretches its wings on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H. (Credit Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Loon Counts Conducted In NH, Maine and Vermont

More than 1,000 volunteers and Audubon Society officials conducted counts of loons Saturday in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.


Justin DiPietro

Missing Maine Toddler’s Dad Faces Assault Charge

The father of a missing Maine toddler whose disappearance drew national attention is facing a charge of domestic violence assault.


(credit: ThinkStock)

Motorcyclist Going 260 MPH Crashes In Maine

A Florida motorcycle racer trying to top 300 mph has lost control and crashed on a runway at an annual speed trial race in northern Maine.


(Photo Credit: Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Spike In Lobster Catch Heats Up Maine Processing Industry

For years, Maine’s lobster processing industry was on simmer. But with the help of a glut of the state’s signature seafood and a few savvy entrepreneurs who spotted a hole in the market, it’s on its way to a rolling boil.


(credit: ThinkStock)

Man Accused Of Firing More Than 70 Rounds Near Maine Parade Arrested

A man is in police custody after they say he fired more than 70 rounds of ammunition Thursday morning.


The aftermath of an explosion in Yarmouth, Maine. (Credit: WBZ's Michael Rosenfield)

1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Maine Duplex Explosion

One man was killed and two residents of a condominium complex were hurt when a duplex exploded early Tuesday morning.


Two men, a climber and a local guide, fell off a 25-foot cliff due to a broken rope.  One landed on a woman. (Photo credit: LeslieAnn Dykes (NPS))

Massachusetts Climbers Hurt In Fall Off Maine Cliff

Two men tumbled from the rock face at Otter Cliff, and one of them landed on a third climber at the bottom of the clif.


David LeClair

Watertown Cyclist Struck, Killed By Truck In Maine

The start of the three-day, 180-mile Trek Across Maine was marred Friday when a tractor-trailer struck and killed one of the cyclists just a couple of miles from the starting point.


Puffins return to their summer breeding grounds on the Farne Islands as National Trust rangers carry out a Puffin census on May 16, 2013 in the Farne Islands, England.  (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Atlantic Puffin Population At Risk As Ocean Temperatures Rise

The Atlantic puffin population is at risk in the United States, and there are signs the seabirds are in distress in other parts of the world.


Alexis Wright walks into court before her sentencing.

Maine Zumba Prostitute Alexis Wright Sentenced To Jail Time

A 30-year-old woman convicted of running a prostitution business out of her Zumba fitness studio in Kennebunk, Maine was sentenced to 10 months in prison on Friday.