Those interested in visiting the new attraction might be wondering what kind of activities will, and won’t, be allowed on its 87,563 acres.
on Aug. 24, 2016, at 11:21 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road, Orrington , Maine ORRINGTON, Maine — A public baked bean supper will be held 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road. The menu will include baked beans, …
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Bangor Daily News on Aug. 23, 2016, at 7:49 p.m.
“In a hundred years, we will look back to this week as a watershed moment in the history of northern Maine,” Patten Town Manager Raymond Foss said.
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By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 23, 2016, at 12:01 p.m.
The company owned by the family of Roxanne Quimby transferred more than 87,000 acres to the federal government on Tuesday, strongly indicating a North Woods national monument will soon be designated by President Barack Obama.
on Aug. 23, 2016, at 11:49 a.m.
HOWLAND, Maine — Howland High School/Penobscot Valley High School reunion for classes 1960-1970 will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, at the home of Cheryl and Millard Hatch in Seboeis. A potluck appetizer and dinner will begin at 5 p.m. Bring your own beverages. A deejay will provide music. …
on Aug. 22, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St., Bangor, Maine BANGOR, Maine — The Bangor Public Library will hold a “Construction Almost Over Party” 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31, at 145 Harlow St. Public tours with members of the library’s board of directors, …
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 19, 2016, at 2:10 p.m.
Roger Belanger, 58, of Corinna and his daughter, Kelli Mujo, 40, of Wellington and Central Falls, Rhode Island, were found guilty Friday in U.S. District Court of running a drug distribution ring for a dozen years in the Dexter area.
By Judy Harrison on Aug. 19, 2016, at 12:19 p.m.
A jury of eight women and four men began deliberating about 10:40 a.m. Friday in the trial of a father and daughter accused of running a drug distribution ring for a dozen years in the Dexter area.
By Adanya Lustig on Aug. 18, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
We want to know about how some people uplift the lives of others, even when they don’t have to.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 17, 2016, at 10:19 a.m.
A Clifton man was killed on Tuesday night when the pickup truck he was riding in struck a utility pole on Route 9, state police said.
on Aug. 16, 2016, at 11:10 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Frankfort Congregational Church, Main Road, Frankfort, Maine FRANKFORT, Maine — A turkey supper with all the fixings will be served 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Frankfort Congregational Church, Main Road. The menu will include turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, peas, stuffing, …
on Aug. 16, 2016, at 11:02 a.m.
Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: St. James Episcopal Church, Corner of Main and Center streets, Old Town, Maine OLD TOWN, Maine — Free community supper, 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, St. James’ Episcopal Church, corner of Main and Center streets. This post was contributed by a …
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 15, 2016, at 9:31 p.m.
Sheriff Troy Morton said the man who was shot is in critical condition.
By Matthew Stone on Aug. 15, 2016, at 6:18 a.m.
DHHS said it would reach more families and collaborate with other home visiting programs. But competition between the groups has only gotten worse.
on Aug. 14, 2016, at 9:25 p.m.
Tammy McLain frees a skunk from a peanut butter jar in Millinocket.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
Aimee Peterson Cyr was one of at least two people who videoed the hapless skunk as it walked in circles near Millinocket Fabrication and Machine Inc., before being freed by another resident, Tammy McLain, at about 7 a.m. Sunday.
on Aug. 14, 2016, at 6:49 p.m.
It could have had an ending that really stunk, but there’s a skunk somewhere near Aroostook Avenue Extension Sunday that is free of a peanut butter jar it got stuck on its head and at least one person relieved that she didn’t get what skunks are notorious for providing.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 5:10 p.m.
Two area men were arrested Friday night after a Penobscot County sheriff’s deputy and a Maine State Police Trooper found a methamphetamine-making operation in a home on Edinburg Road.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
Five people from the Dover-Foxcroft area were taken to a Bangor hospital Saturday afternoon for treatment of injuries they suffered when the van they were riding in went off the roadway and landed in a pond.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 14, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
An Eddington motorist and his passenger escaped serious injury Sunday morning when the car they were riding in hydroplaned on the Interstate 95 bridge spanning Salmon Stream.