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The speed limit sign along Riverside Avenue in Fort Fairfield lies on its side as curious motorists drive the street on Thursday looking at giant ice floes that have been cleared from the road after they overflowed the banks of the Aroostook River.

Parts of Dexter evacuated, flood warnings remain up in northern Maine

20 mins ago DEXTER, Maine — People are being evacuated from homes and buildings in parts of Dexter Thursday after the east branch of the Sebasticook River spilled …

Portland celebrates arrival of Nova Star, restoration of ferry service to Nova Scotia

1 min ago PORTLAND, Maine — A small crowd met a big ship Thursday at Portland’s Ocean Gateway terminal, celebrating the restoration of ferry service between Maine’s largest …
Norris Nickerson stands in one of the main hallways at Bangor High School in this January 2010 file photo. The former Bangor High School principal died Wednesday.

Former Bangor High School principal dies

BANGOR, Maine — Norris Nickerson, who spent 49 years educating and coaching Bangor students, died Wednesday evening surrounded by family, Bangor Superintendent Betsy Webb confirmed …

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Corinth motorist sentenced to community service for fatal vehicle accident

1 hour ago BANGOR, Maine — A 29-year-old Corinth man who struck and …

Brunswick teen struck by car while crossing in crosswalk

BRUNSWICK, Maine — A 15-year-old Brunswick boy was taken to …

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