Archive for May, 1997


Drunken canoeing trial ends with jury adrift

By Renee Ordway on May 17, 1997, at 4:42 p.m.
BANGOR | A jury swayed back and forth Wednesday as they tried to determine whether the bowman in a canoe was truly relevant to its operation in a drunken canoeing trial in Penobscot County Superior Court. The state claimed that Derek Hamel was tipsy as he paddled his way …