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Police investigate a shooting  at 201 Center Street in Bangor on Friday that left one dead and one injured.

Two arrested in fatal Bangor shooting

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Robert Hansley, 27, and Thomas Ferguson, 37, both of Brooklyn, New York, were arrested and will be charged with murder and elevated aggravated assault.
Erin Arnold (left) and Kayla Gallant (center) of Hermon were thrilled when they each got their hands on an Insignia 40-inch television shortly after midnight at the Bangor Best Buy during their Black Friday shopping trip. At right is Lauren Arnold.

Black Friday brings long lines to Bangor

For the throngs of Black Friday shoppers, it’s all about strategy, big-ticket items and tradition.

More Mainers are Googling this Black Friday item than any other

Carhartt pants? Nope, that was Washington.

Plymouth man struck, killed by vehicle on Route 9

AURORA | A Plymouth man was killed Thursday night when he was struck by …

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Graduate student Lisa Izzo releases a shortnose sturgeon into the Penobscot River after measuring the fish and implanting a small tagging device.

UMaine researchers track, document sturgeon movement

“We think it’s very encouraging that we’re seeing fish start to explore regions of the river past the [former] dam, up to the portions that we think spawning might happen,” said Michael Kinnison.


Three generations of women from one Bangor family have become active in environmental advocacy. From left are Connie Potvin, Beth Martin, Lyn Rohman and Amelia Potvin.

3 generations of Maine family fighting to counteract climate change

“I’m not an expert, and I don’t have scientific credentials,” Lyn Rohman said. “My strongest motivation is the responsibility I feel to the next generation. We have an opportunity to stop this, and we have to take advantage of it.”

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