The view from Comb Ridge is pictured in Utah’s Bears Ears area of the Four Corners Region.

Maine’s monument fight is nothing compared to Utah’s

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 09, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Patagonia teamed up with Google to release 10 short films highlighting the importance of Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument, which was advertised on the New York Times website.

Bangor Christian School 8th-grader wins Penobscot County Spelling Bee

By Dawn Gagnon on March 06, 2017, at 7:06 a.m.
Neil St. John, who is 13, correctly spelled the word “herpetology” to capture the county title, his second so far.
Lindsey Greene

Missing Lincoln teen returned home

By Dawn Gagnon on March 04, 2017, at 11:36 a.m.
She was located in Brewer on Friday night and returned to Lincoln by Brewer police.
Orrington Historical Society participates in the Endless Yard Sale

Orrington’s Endless Yard sale

By Susan Pate on March 03, 2017, at 11:02 p.m.

Hampden Historical Society

By Vivian Gresser on March 03, 2017, at 1:48 p.m.

Barbara Wheatland Geospatial Programs provides remote sensing for town of Orland

By UMaine News on March 03, 2017, at 12:33 p.m.
Lindsey Greene

Information sought on missing Lincoln teen

By Dawn Gagnon on March 02, 2017, at 5:38 p.m.
An excavator continues to raze one of four buildings to be demolished at the former paper mill site on Main Street last month.

Order protects at least 7 mill-site buildings for biofuel plan

By Nick Sambides Jr. on March 01, 2017, at 6:50 p.m.
The town’s copy of the Letter of Intent to purchase the site for $1.75 million lists seven sites within the property at which its operations would occur.
Anthony Lord (right) enters a courtroom for his first appearance before Justice Ann Murray on Sept. 14, 2015, at the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor. Lord is accused of fatally shooting two men and injuring four others in a July rampage that lasted 18 hours.

Maine court told to reconsider police role in deadly 2015 rampage

By Reuters on March 01, 2017, at 6:42 p.m.
A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday ordered a Maine federal court to reconsider whether state police violated a woman’s rights when they notified her ex-boyfriend by voicemail that he had been accused of sexually assaulting her, sparking a violent rampage.
An aerial view of the former Great Northern Paper Co. LLC site, captured by a drone in late February.

Developers eye East Millinocket as heart of $240M biomass venture

By Darren Fishell on March 01, 2017, at 2:45 p.m.
The company hoping to buy the shuttered East Millinocket paper mill has big plans for generating electricity and fuel from Maine wood waste.
A view of Mt. Katahdin from Rt 11 outside of Patten.

Katahdin national monument now has its own support group

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 28, 2017, at 7:37 p.m.
Friends of Katahdin Woods and Waters will work to preserve the beauty, ecological vitality and distinctive cultural resources of Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.
The former Great Northern Paper Co. site in East Millinocket, as seen on Feb. 7, 2017.

Lawsuit limits demolition at former Great Northern mill site

By Darren Fishell and Nick Sambides Jr. on Feb. 28, 2017, at 6:01 p.m.
The lawsuit alleges that North American repeatedly delayed closing on the purchase and sale agreement of the site and committed breach of contract.
Mike Noyes, a member of the Camp CaPella board of directors, hauled in the most money at an estimated $2,000 during the camp's Polar Dip fundraiser at Phillips Lake on Sunday. This year's event brought in a record-breaking $14,000.

Camp CaPella’s Polar Dip fundraiser hauls in $14,000

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 27, 2017, at 2:14 p.m.
This year’s Polar Dip is expected to raise more than $14,000.

Shuttered Kenduskeag school eyed for affordable senior housing

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:22 p.m.
Penquis CAP proposes to build 16 units to rent to low-income seniors at the former school.

Forecast calls for freezing rain to sweep across northern Maine

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 24, 2017, at 5:35 p.m.
Ice accumulations of up to around a tenth of an inch could lead to slick road conditions and scattered power outages across the northern part of the state.

Brewer pre-K and kindergarten registration set for March 3

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 3:05 p.m.

Kindergarten registration set for Milford or Greenfield schools

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 2:16 p.m.

Area high school students honored by the National Society of the DAR

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 2:13 p.m.

Jazz piano and trombone player wanted

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 12:28 p.m.

Beginner Sewing Course

By The Cotton Cupboard Quilt Shop on Feb. 23, 2017, at 1:34 p.m.