Stories about Stories with polls
By Michael Shepherd on Nov. 09, 2016, at 12:44 a.m.
Cementing his place in Maine’s political upper echelon, U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin won his first re-election in the 2nd Congressional District on Tuesday over Democrat Emily Cain.
By Jake Bleiberg on Nov. 08, 2016, at 10:20 p.m.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree scored an easy re-election in Maine’s 1st Congressional District, after opening a wide lead over Republican challenger Mark Holbrook in early returns, according to unofficial results.
By Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
“They voted ‘None of the Above’ for president.”
By Joseph Ax, Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
Gun safety advocates poured a massive amount of money into backing the initiatives.
By Max Bearak, Washington Post on Nov. 08, 2016, at 4:59 p.m.
Long lines, while discouraging to some voters, generally indicate a healthy turnout.
By Richard Cowan and David Morgan, Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 4:33 p.m.
The Democrats were slightly favored to wrest control of the U.S. Senate from the Republicans in Tuesday’s elections, according to some analysts.
By Noel Randewich, Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
By Dan Levine and Mica Rosenberg, Reuters on Nov. 08, 2016, at 4:10 p.m.
Donald Trump’s campaign filed a lawsuit arguing that voting hours in parts of Nevada were improperly extended during early voting.
By Michael Shepherd on Nov. 07, 2016, at 6:09 p.m.
Maine’s 2nd District will be one of the most watched battleground areas in the nation on Tuesday in a Democratic state that hasn’t given any of its four Electoral College votes to a Republican since 1988.
By Emily Burnham on Nov. 07, 2016, at 4:07 p.m.
The most popular dish is the Sparrow’s Nest Scramble, an egg scramble filled with bacon and home fries. A weekend brunch favorite is classic Eggs Benedict.
By John Holyoke on Nov. 05, 2016, at 1 a.m.
On Tuesday, the latest Stephen King book will be released, but it’s not of the macabre nature King is best known for. The nonfiction book focuses on the shared experience of that corps of young writers, activists and ideologues on a campus then known as “UMO.”
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 04, 2016, at 6:46 a.m.
“It used to be most of my business was people in their 20s [and] 30s getting their first tattoos,” Tom Murphy said. “But in recent years, I’ve been seeing way more people in their 50s and 60s.”
By Kathleen Pierce on Nov. 03, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.
“It was a term we had to own and take it and make it possible to reappropriate it.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 02, 2016, at 7 p.m.
“We haven’t see this many absentees since 2008,” the Bangor city clerk said.
By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 02, 2016, at 6:17 a.m.
We present the BDN’s 2016 election primer. Peruse it to see what you’re interested in and click on the blue words if you want to dig deeper.
By Beth Brogan on Nov. 01, 2016, at 9:22 a.m.
The school system also will make a cash payment to the former student’s family as part of an agreement to settle the federal lawsuit filed by the Maine Human Rights Commission and the family of the former student.
By Abigail Curtis on Oct. 31, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Jeff Wolovitz of Heiwa Tofu was a blur of action on Thursday morning as he shepherded the transformation of pounds of raw soybeans into the creamy, fresh-tasting product his small, family-owned company is known for.
Bangor Daily News on Oct. 30, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
Sanders has worked to thwart Republican efforts to lure anti-establishment Democrats who backed him during the party’s nominating process.
By Meg Haskell on Oct. 28, 2016, at 6:25 a.m.
“If you’re defending yourself, you can’t be concerned about being nice to your attacker.”
By Abigail Curtis on Oct. 27, 2016, at 2:14 p.m.
“The cranberries are really the fruition of our love.”