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Snow is predicted to fall in Bangor on Wednesday.

Cold front brings cooler air, up to 2 inches of snow

By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 22, 2017, at 7:38 a.m.
Don’t forget your coat Wednesday. “[The air] will feel like mid-winter, not spring.”

Newport man accused of ripping girlfriend’s hair out

By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 21, 2017, at 2:25 p.m.
Marcus Monti was charged with domestic violence assault after the 8:15 p.m. call that was investigated by Officer Jesse Gee.

State drug agents: 2 women arrested for meth labs in Howland, Burnham

By Dawn Gagnon on March 20, 2017, at 3:11 p.m.
Police have arrested two women in unrelated cases connected to the discovery of suspected methamphetamine labs in Burnham and Howland.
3rd Annual Bangor Mall Motorcycle Show

Patriot Riders of America Maine Chapter-3rd Annual Bangor Mall Motorcycle Show

By James Turcotte on March 20, 2017, at 10:23 a.m.
Todd Fullerton, chef at Hero's Sports Grill & Entertainment Center in Bangor, and his son, Nicholas, served up some of Fullerton's award-winning seafood chowder Saturday night during the Bangor Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 772's fifth annual Chili and Chowder Cook-off, which raised $6,300 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Fullterton's chowder, one of about 40 entries submitted by professional and amateur cooks, won in both the People's Choice and Firefighters' Choice categories during the annual event, held Saturday night at Hollywood Casino, Hotel & Raceway.

Bangor firefighters’ chili, chowder cook-off raises $6,300 for MDA

By Dawn Gagnon on March 19, 2017, at 4:32 p.m.
About 40 entries were submitted by restaurants, local institutions and home cooks.

Jogger found dead in Holden

By Dawn Gagnon on March 19, 2017, at 1:36 p.m.
Police believe the jogger, who was not identified, suffered a medical problem.

Kidabaloo set for April 15 at Cross Insurance center in Bangor

By Kathy Hardy on March 17, 2017, at 3:04 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Lincoln Paper and Tissue LLC

Lincoln wants feds to help pay for $20 million cleanup at former mill

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 17, 2017, at 7:33 a.m.
Asbestos cleanup from the LPT buildings alone will cost an estimated $16 million.

BrainyArt… Trivia Night at UMaine Museum of Art

on March 16, 2017, at 12:08 p.m.

Orono Land Trust Annual Meeting– March 31, all welcome

on March 15, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.
Three excavators continue to organize debris at the former Great Northern Paper Co. LLC mill site in East Millinocket on Tuesday.

Fire crews ‘dodged a bullet’ battling GNP site fire, official says

By Nick McCrea and Nick Sambides Jr. on March 14, 2017, at 7:02 p.m.
“I don’t know what avenues we can pursue but these people are not doing the job correctly, not for this to happen,” Mark Scally, chairman of the board of selectmen, said Tuesday.
An excavator tears down one of four buildings to be demolished at the former paper mill site on Main Street, Feb. 7, 2017.

Firefighters douse ‘toxic’ blaze at former GNP mill site

By McCrea and Sambides on March 14, 2017, at 9:28 a.m.
The blaze had to be controlled because of the toxicity of the debris. If the fire got out of control, locals may have been forced to evacuate.
An excavator razes one of four buildings to be demolished at the former paper mill site on Main Street. A fire broke out at the site Monday evening.

Firefighters quell overnight blaze at former GNP mill site sought by developer

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 13, 2017, at 9:56 p.m.
Several fire departments were battling a fire at the former Great Northern Paper Co. mill site on Monday near ongoing and controversial demolition work.

Dinner and silent auction

By Missy Pinkham on March 13, 2017, at 10:56 a.m.
POLL QUESTION
Blaze maintenance man Robert McClure tries to keep on top of the falling snow so there's a clear path to the business in Bangor, Feb. 13, 2017.

Winter storm on track to dump a foot of snow across Maine this week

By Dawn Gagnon on March 12, 2017, at 3:18 p.m.
A snowstorm could drop nearly a foot of snow as it passes over Maine Tuesday and into Wednesday.
Rowen Ross

Sherman boy, 9, in ‘good health’ after being found in woods

By Dawn Gagnon on March 11, 2017, at 12:15 p.m.
The 9-year-old Sherman boy who was the subject of an intense search Friday is in good health after becoming lost for nearly 10 hours in a heavily wooded area in Stacyville.
Rowen Ross

Search on for missing 9-year-old Sherman boy

By Dawn Gagnon on March 10, 2017, at 6:39 p.m.
Rowen Ross is described as 4 feet, 2 inches tall and 75 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Beekeeping with the Maine State Apiculturist!

By oplevents on March 10, 2017, at 2:58 p.m.
Three people suffered serious injuries when the red Chevy Blazer crossed the centerline of Route 2 in Winn while heading southbound and struck the northbound Toyota SUV in Aug. 2014, state police said.

Passadumkeag man fined $3,600 for role in fatal 2014 Winn accident

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 10, 2017, at 9:09 a.m.
Brad Curtis, 31, of Passadumkeag, also had his driver’s license suspended for a total of six years under the deal approved this week.

Bangor: St. Joe’s Celiac Sprue Support Group will not meet March 21

on March 09, 2017, at 4:41 p.m.