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Penobscot County Detective John Trask helps a suspect into a police cruiser at the scene of a burglery in Corinth.

Penobscot County law enforcement union endorses Troy Morton, union president resigns before vote

1 hour ago BANGOR | The union representing law enforcement personnel in the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office recently voted to endorse Chief Deputy Troy Morton to replace …
The Almost Home Daycare on Charles Street in Bangor.

Bangor home day care licensed since 1999 shut down by DHHS after complaint

42 mins ago A Bangor day care that has been licensed since 1999 shut down suddenly on Oct. 17 when the owner voluntarily surrendered her …
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The green area of the map is under a flood watch, according to this National Weather Service map updated Wednesday morning. The coast is also under a high wind advisory.

Up to 6 inches of rain expected as storm causes problems for mariners

GRAY | As a fall nor’easter brought heavy, windswept rain into the state Wednesday, one boat ran aground in Rockland and another vessel sent …

Tourism board wants to bring Can-Am first responders competition to Bangor area

3 hours ago Bangor may compete for the rights to host the first responders equivalent …

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Three hurt in Blue Hill crash

12 mins ago A two-car head-on collision Tuesday on Mines Road resulted in three …

Report: Recycling firm connected to fatal hayride operator has dozens of truck-safety violations

LEWISTON | A company that’s part of the same corporate structure as Harvest Hill …

After conflict over nondiscrimination policy, Christian group finds home off Bowdoin College campus

3 hours ago BRUNSWICK | Three months after volunteer leaders of the Bowdoin Christian Fellowship were told …

Dueling cost estimates color Freeport school district withdrawal vote

46 mins ago Residents on Nov. 4 will vote to decide if Freeport will withdraw …

Sewer rates to be raised in Belfast

3 hours ago BELFAST, Maine — Belfast City Councilors debated Tuesday night how to keep the city’s wastewater treatment …

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