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Contact the classifieds department at 990-8020. Classified In-Column Deadlines (Announcements, Yard/Garage Sales, Financial, Real Estate, Rentals, Sports/Recreation, Transportation, Merchandise, Agriculture) Monday Issue: noon Friday Tuesday-Friday Issue: noon previous day Saturday Issue:  noon Thursday Classified Display Deadlines (Legal Advertisements, Recruitment Display, Auctions) Monday Issue: Previous Thursday, noon Tuesday Issue: Previous Friday, noon …

Change in classifieds

Maine is “The way life should be.” Well, recently the Bangor Daily News’ classifieds are the way they should be – that is, the lost and found ads were together, not separated by a bunch of unrelated ads. In the summer when everyone is having lawn sales, and when anything …

BDN Maine Classifieds gets a new look!

In response to feedback from our users, we are pleased to announce the launch of our new, easier to use online classified system. We think you’ll find this the most convenient way to shop and place classifieds. Users can place online & print classified ads through our new, improved self-serve …

Allagash classified as endangered waterway

A consistent history of alleged state mismanagement and continued efforts to make the Allagash Wilderness Waterway less wild have earned the river a spot on this year’s list of the country’s most endangered waterways. American Rivers, the group putting out the list, ranked the Allagash eighth among the nation’s 11 …

Wise, foolish, classified

True to its conflicted history, Afghanistan is awash with armed forces. These include the inimical (Taliban and al-Qaida remnants) and the ambivalent (America’s warlord militia “allies”). Count on Taliban/al-Qaida (TAQ) to make war on us however possible. Count on the warlords to mix war and peace – and allies and …

Difficult to classify, Ethel pure delight

ORONO – Purists, beware. The ensemble named Ethel doesn’t fit neatly into any categories. In a performance at the Maine Center for the Arts on Sunday afternoon, the New York-based quartet played new additions to the classical repertoire with the exuberant sensibility of a rock band. Or perhaps one might …

McCain says classified leaks done to boost Obama

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s 2008 Republican rival on Tuesday accused senior administration officials of leaking classified information to news organizations to boost the Democrat’s national security reputation and re-election chances. In a speech on the Senate floor and a separate interview with reporters, Sen. John McCain of Arizona criticized …

Waldo County classified employees lost union

BELFAST, Maine — After months of contract negotiations between the Waldo County commissioners and the union that represents county clerks and secretaries, there is no contract — and no union. For unspecified reasons, the Maine State Employees Association dropped the 11 clerks and secretaries from its membership rolls last month. …

Body at Greene campground classified suspicious by police

GREENE – Kayakers and swimmers discovered a man’s body floating in Allen Pond near a campground. Authorities said they believed the man was Stephen Nickerson, who lived in the Portland area. An autopsy will establish positive identification, Maine State Police Lt. Herbert Morse said Sunday. “It’s a mystery to us,” …

Flu in Maine now classified as ‘widespread’

Influenza in Maine is now considered “widespread” by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, leaving only five states – New Hampshire, Louisiana, Florida, Oklahoma and Hawaii – with less severe outbreaks. The CDC’s “widespread” designation means outbreaks of the illness are reported and confirmed by laboratory testing in …

Breast cancer classifying promises better therapies

LOS ANGELES — Researchers have found a way to classify breast cancer tumors into 10 distinct categories ranging from very treatable to extremely aggressive, a major step on the way to the long-sought goal of precisely targeting therapies for patients. The new categories, described in a study released Wednesday, should …

11 words still classified in Pentagon Papers

WASHINGTON — Forty years after they hit front pages, the Pentagon Papers will be released by the government next month. But wait! Eleven words of the finally declassified history of U.S. involvement in Vietnam will remain secret. The National Declassification Center will only say that the 11 words are all …

Collins receives classified briefing on U.S. spy plane

PORTLAND – U.S. Sen. Susan Collins received a classified briefing Monday on the collision of a U.S. Navy spy plane with a Chinese fighter jet. Collins, who is a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, was briefed by officials from the Department of Defense, the Navy and the Department …

FBI intensifies probe of classified files reportedly held by Broadwell

WASHINGTON — The FBI is making a new push to determine how a woman who had an affair with retired Gen. David Petraeus when he was CIA director obtained classified files, part of an expanding series of investigations in a scandal that also threatens the career of the United States’ …

Saving ‘Nemo’: Group wants clownfish classified as endangered

WASHINGTON — An environmental group asked the U.S. government on Thursday to consider classifying the orange clownfish — Nemo, to a whole generation of children — as endangered. The growing acidity of the ocean threatens the tiny fish’s coral reef habitat, the Center for Biological Diversity said in its petition, …
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr.

Misinformation on classified NSA programs includes statements by senior US officials

U.S. officials have cited a variety of factors to explain the discrepancies, including the challenge of speaking publicly and definitively about programs that remain classified

Body burned in Bangor autopsied Incident classified as ‘suspicious’

BANGOR – Investigators may be close to identifying the man whose burning body was discovered under a bridge Tuesday, but a determination of what caused his death may take longer, authorities said Wednesday. The state medical examiner’s office performed an autopsy on the body in Augusta Wednesday, but further study …
Codey Turner, 16, of Newburgh, examines a giant water bug under a microscope Sept. 15 during college biology class at Hampden Academy. The students call the water bug a "turf bug" because they are seen flying around the Hampden's turf field during evening football games. Bangor Daily News photo by Aislinn Sarnacki

Hampden Academy students get a chance to catch, classify creatures

“Josh, let’s find things without stingers, today,” said Morgan Springer, 15, of Hampden as her college biology lab partner pulled an earwig out of a cluster of wilted Queen Anne’s …

Collins: ‘Absolutely shocking’ NSA leaker had access to classified information

WASHINGTON — The disclosure of National Security Agency secrets by 29-year-old computer systems technician Edward Snowden is drawing new scrutiny of security processes and U.S. intelligence agencies’ reliance on contractors such as Snowden’s employer, Booz Allen Hamilton Holding. Snowden, who took responsibility for releasing classified documents in a video interview …

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