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Michael Liberty

How illegal campaign donations deepened the downfall of a Maine-made mogul

By Darren Fishell on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:39 p.m.
The possibility of jail comes at an already difficult time for Michael Liberty.
Cedric Butler

Boston woman accused of bringing crack cocaine to Bangor to sell for friend’s bail money

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:28 p.m.
After a Boston man was arrested for selling crack cocaine in the city earlier this week, a couple of his acquaintances decided to bring more drugs to Bangor to sell to bail him out of jail.
Community

BREWER HOMETOWN BAND TO PERFORM HOLIDAY TRADITION

By kenhanscom on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
Community

“It’s a Wonderful Life” Holiday Screening with Zuzu in Hampden

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:15 p.m.
Community
The Winter Solstice Singers practice for the upcoming “A Winter Solstice Singing Ritual,” to be performed Dec. 17 at 7:00 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Bangor at 120 Park Street. The chorus is led by Linda Koehler, Music Director, Women With Wings (standing, right,) and Nancy Lewis, Music Director, UUSB.

Women’s chorus presents Second Annual Winter Solstice Ritual

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 12:55 p.m.
Hatchimals, made by Spinmaster, a US company, are the hottest children's toy on the market this Dec. 2016 holiday season. It is also the hardest to get.

Maine parents pained by Hatchimals hunt

By Jen Lynds on Dec. 02, 2016, at 12:30 p.m.
“I am very afraid that my daughter is going to be disappointed.”
Guido Hernandez

Augusta man charged with sex crimes against minor

By J.W. Oliver on Dec. 02, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
A 24-year-old Augusta man accused of committing sex crimes against a minor in Wiscasset was arrested Wednesday.
Community

Belfast’s new radio station to start broadcasting

By GEORGE FRANGOULIS on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:57 a.m.
Justin Pratt

Bangor resident alerts police to alleged Elm Street car burglar

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:57 a.m.
“During the investigation and subsequent arrest of Mr. Pratt, he struck one officer in the face in what is commonly described as a ‘head butt.’”

Much of Maine still considered in severe drought despite rain

By Abigail Curtis on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:26 a.m.
All this rainfall still doesn’t mean that the drought is over.

Man shot in Lewiston

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:17 a.m.
Police say the man got to the hospital around 5:30 a.m. with a wound on his shoulder.
April Meserve

Six charged and over $18,000 in drugs seized in Augusta

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:04 a.m.
Police seized 62 grams of heroin, 62 grams of crack cocaine and $2,500 in cash.
Community

Live Nativity Planned at Machias Church

By Laurel Robinson on Dec. 02, 2016, at 10:31 a.m.
CULTURE SHOCK

Ao Luxe, threading and henna bar, now open in Bangor Mall

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.

Fast-acting Utah parents disarmed their teen son at school

By Katie Mettler, Washington Post on Dec. 02, 2016, at 9:49 a.m.

Russia says foreign spy agencies preparing cyberattacks on banks

By Tony Halpin and Volodymyr Verbyany, Bloomberg on Dec. 02, 2016, at 9:20 a.m.
THE BOLLARD

Highlights

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 8:30 a.m.
“Landfill Harmonic”
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence hold a rally in Cincinnati, Ohio, December 1, 2016 as part of their "USA Thank You Tour 2016."

Trump warns of consequences for U.S. firms sending jobs abroad

By Emily Stephenson, Reuters on Dec. 02, 2016, at 7:21 a.m.
Trump also did not address whether Carrier’s parent company would face any consequences for continuing with plans to move 1,300 other Indiana jobs to Mexico.
The Princess Cruise Lines ship Caribbean Princess sits anchored in Frenchman Bay while making its first-ever visit to Bar Harbor in this Aug. 28, 2008 file photo. The company has agreed to pay a $40 million criminal penalty for illegally dumping untreated pollution from the ship into the ocean for several years.

Princess cruise company to pay record $40M for pollution cover-up

By Susan Heavey, Reuters on Dec. 02, 2016, at 6:44 a.m.
The ship has made numerous visits to Bar Harbor and Portland.
BDN PORTLAND

‘There are no winners here': Noyes Street landlord sentenced to 90 days over deadly fire

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
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