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Missing Woodstock teen found safe

WOODSTOCK, Maine — A 15-year-old girl reported missing over the weekend was found safe in Norway early Monday morning, according to police. Kiiya M. Foster …
The musical "“Honky Tonk Angels"” is about three ladies who set off for Nashville with nothing more than a dream and a song in their hearts. Penobscot Theatre’'s season-opening production of the show starts Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Bangor Opera House.

Three ‘Angels’ sing their hearts out in country-themed Penobscot Theatre season opener

2 hours ago Heather Astbury Libby, Brianne Beck and Laura Hodos have one big, important thing in common, and it’s the rare gift that’s helped them bond: These …
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A sign in Arrowsic  urges voters to exercise their right to vote in special Maine Senate District 19 election in August 2013.

What you need to know about Maine’s upcoming elections

AUGUSTA, Maine — On Nov. 4, Maine will elect a governor and three of its four members of Congress. The state’s voters also will again …
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Midcoast school group has evolved rapidly away from bricks and mortar

ROCKLAND, Maine — A long-dreamed proposal to create a regional …

Demolition to begin next week to make way for new arts center

ROCKLAND, Maine — The demolition of an existing building, that …

Coast Guard says oil spill off Cape Porpoise being cleaned up

2 hours ago KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine — The Coast Guard reports that cleanup is …

Man seriously injured in York County crash

YORK COUNTY, Maine — A man is seriously injured after …

Health

The backpack burden: The concern for students’ spines

Ever pick up your child’s school backpack and wonder if it’s filled with bricks? If so, you’re not alone. Those ridiculously heavy burdens have plagued …

Business

Charles Gulesian applies finishing touches to the exterior of his as-yet unnamed fish market on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. He plans to open in about three weeks.

Fish market, car restoration shop opening in Lincoln

LINCOLN, Maine — The rear body of Scott Crockett’s 1969 Dodge Charger is rotted through. The car’s interior is gone, and the front subframe almost …

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