Comments for: Chicago woman survives rafting accident on Penobscot

Posted May 29, 2011, at 2:07 p.m.
Last modified May 30, 2011, at 11:42 a.m.

MILLINOCKET | A Chicago woman was rescued after the raft she was riding in flipped over Saturday morning on the Penobscot River, a Maine Warden Service spokeswoman said Sunday. Melissa Cheng, 31, was in an eight-person raft heading down the river’s west branch at about 10 a.m. when the …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles