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Bangor police vehicles as seen at the scene of the Friday morning shooting that left one person dead at 201 Center Street in Bangor.

Neighborhood relieved after arrests in Center Street shooting

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Marie Jordan was startled early Friday morning by a series of loud banging noises. At first, she thought someone was trying to break into her Center Street home.

Tree hunters find their match at Frenchville farm

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Vernon Labbe figures he sells around 350 trees each year but is thinking he may hit 400 this year.

Man teaches dog to catch lobster from the ocean floor

Could a trick taught by a Florida man to his dog make life easier for Maine lobstermen? On Wednesday, Alex Schulze posted a video online …

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Hermon woman killed Sunday in single-vehicle crash

The driver’s husband was a passenger in the car and was taken to Millinocket Regional Hospital.

Stay-at-home mom, Iraq war veteran named as Colorado clinic fatalities

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The Colorado Springs Police Department named the two civilians killed in Friday’s shooting, though the identifications were preliminary pending completion of the autopsies.


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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