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Wilderness emergency responders carry a man to a waiting U.S. Coast Guard boat at Otter Cliffs after the man fell 60 feet from the cliffs Friday morning.

Man injured in 60-foot fall at Acadia National Park

A 32-year-old man suffered injuries to his lower extremities that were not considered life-threatening when he fell about 60 feet …
Abe Dufort walks up and down a median panhandling, which he says he spends eight hours a day doing for money Tuesday, June 30, in Portland.

Supreme Court rulings may nix Portland panhandling law

The U.S. Supreme Court quietly reversed a decision Monday in a Massachusetts anti-panhandling case that most likely will keep a similar law off the books …

Quiz: Which famous Mainer are you?

Over its history, Maine has produced its share of stars, from actors and athletes to politicians and poets. Answer the following 12 questions to determine which …

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Backpack prompts bomb scare in downtown Camden

A camouflage backpack led to a section of downtown Camden being shut …

Reports: Chesterville teen pulled from Rome pond dies

BANGOR | The Chesterville teen who was involved in a swimming accident Thursday afternoon …

Union ratifies new contract with Emera

Emera Maine and a union representing about 175 of the utility’s employees ratified a new …

Pioneer Broadband transitioning from cable to fiber

Houlton-based Pioneer Broadband will start replacing its copper cable lines in the towns of Sherman …


Spectators watch fireworks from Jones Park in Gulfport, Mississippi, on Wednesday July 4, 2012. The park has been almost completely rebuilt since being destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

Happy Independence Day

Two-hundred thirty-nine years ago, representatives in the Continental Congress met in Philadelphia and adopted their Declaration of Independence. It expressed frustration and anger with the …



Bangor’s newest restaurant opening

The much anticipated new restaurant in Downtown Bangor, Evenrood’s, is opening its doors tonight (July 2) at 5 p.m. Patrons are encouraged to call for …

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