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Garland woman, two children found dead in trailer; police take man into custody for questioning

8 mins ago GARLAND, Maine — Maine State Police on Sunday afternoon took a 27-year-old man into custody who was wanted for questioning in the death of a Garland …
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UMaine student turns woodworking passion into unique, handcrafted cribbage boards

A self-described tinkerer, inventor and artist, Bangor resident Travis Higgins has quickly made a name for himself among local store owners and cribbage enthusiasts selling …
Three sleepy puppies "in the sack" are being cared for in one of Santa's sub-precincts, awaiting Christmas day and a permanent home as a gift from Santa in this December 1956 file photo. They are part of a litter of five at the Bangor Humane Society's shelter on Howard Street. Ernest F. Crowell, humane society agent, said they are a mixture of spaniel, collie and shepherd. Also at the shelter and anxious to find an owner are two cute boxer pups.

Happy holidays: The spirit of Christmas past across Maine

It has been known as “the most wonderful time of year,” and Bangor Daily News photographers have been capturing that Christmas spirit in Maine. Our …
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Brewer barbershop owner struck by vehicle while crossing street

1 hour ago Police have identified the man struck early Saturday morning near the Joshua …

Firefighters from four towns battle Monroe garage fire Saturday

47 mins ago Firefighters from several towns turned out Saturday night in Monroe to extinguish …
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An animatronic raccoon is seen at Bugaboo Creek in Bangor on Friday.  Bangor Bugaboo is keeping their talking animals, while so many of the chain's restaurants have stopped using them.

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Suspect nabbed in fatal shooting of Sunshine State police officer

3 hours ago TAMPA, Florida — A veteran Florida police officer was shot and killed while on duty …

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