By Nok-Noi Ricker on April 20, 2016, at 4:05 p.m.
For three decades, lifelong Old Town resident Phillip Tibbetts made his living as a machinist. On Wednesday he sat in the back row at an auction of thousands of items from the shuttered Old Town and Lincoln mills, hoping to take home something he can use.
By Jen Lynds on April 20, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
The conditions are dry as a result of it having not rained in much of Maine for “eight or nine days,” Todd Foisy said.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 19, 2016, at 8:36 p.m.
Residents voted 121-53 against the question: “Do you favor the designation of a national monument or the creation of a national park and national recreation area in the Katahdin region?”
By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 19, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
A Lincoln man suffered head and elbow injuries when he fell asleep at the wheel and his car rolled over on Route 6 near East Musquash Lake on Tuesday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on April 19, 2016, at 12:40 p.m.
The auction of 3,232-plus lots of items from shuttered mills in Lincoln and Old Town started Tuesday morning at the Hilton Garden Inn with a group that wants to restart tissue production in Lincoln, hoping its bid would be enough to make it possible.
Bangor Daily News on April 19, 2016, at 7:33 a.m.
Several thousand customers in southern Penobscot County were without power Tuesday morning.
By Judy Harrison on April 18, 2016, at 6:18 p.m.
The Penobscot Indian Nation and the U.S. Department of Justice are appealing a Maine federal judge’s ruling that found the tribe’s reservation includes the islands on the main stem of the Penobscot River but not the water itself.
on April 18, 2016, at 11:13 a.m.
Thursday, May 12, 2016 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.Friday, May 13, 2016 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Safe Place Food Pantry, 328 Main St., Corinth, Maine CORINTH, Maine — Safe Place Food Pantry in Corinth will hold its spring May Madness yard sale 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 12, and …
By Dawn Gagnon on April 17, 2016, at 5:54 p.m.
Members of the budget committee are wrapping up work on a spending plan for local education during the school year ahead.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 17, 2016, at 4:30 p.m.
Crews were called to 67 North County Road shortly before 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
By Darren Fishell on April 15, 2016, at 5:52 p.m.
Paper industry veteran John McMahon said that he and potential financial backers will tour the mill Saturday with a team of engineers, kicking the tires on a business plan he hopes could return the mill to a profitable business.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 15, 2016, at 5:43 p.m.
Town Council members called on East Millinocket school officials Thursday to keep together the Katahdin region’s award-winning high school Unified Harmony Show Choir.
Bangor Daily News on April 15, 2016, at 4:45 p.m.
The Maine Forest Service declared a red flag warning for Friday.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 15, 2016, at 1:23 p.m.
Investigators suspect but could not prove that a wood stove or something near it started a fire that killed a local man last month.
on April 15, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
BREWER, Maine — At a recent meeting of the Brewer Kiwanis Club, President Danny Maher opened the meeting with the pledge of allegiance, and Donald Smith gave the invocation. Guests were Lt. Gov. Glenn Mower Division 3, Key Clubbers Maria Maxsimic and Jennah Geiser, and guest speaker Katie Connor. Key …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 15, 2016, at 11:36 a.m.
Residents in this northern Penobscot County town will vote Tuesday on whether to support a proposed national monument east of Baxter State Park, officials said Friday.
on April 14, 2016, at 10:17 a.m.
Saturday, April 23, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Kenduskeag Union Church, 826 Kenduskeag Levant Road, Kenduskeag, Maine KENDUSKEAG, Maine — A public baked bean and casserole buffet supper will be held 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at Kenduskeag Union Church, 826 Kenduskeag Levant Road. The menu will include …
on April 12, 2016, at 10:31 a.m.
Saturday, April 16, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Milford Congregational Church, 126 Main St., Milford, Maine For more information: 207-299-7324 MILFORD, Maine — A baked bean supper will be held 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Milford Congregational Church, 126 Main St., to benefit The Animal Orphanage. The …
By Seth Koenig on April 12, 2016, at 9:21 a.m.
“It’s much easier to sell people on a project that’s in another part of the state. … It’s easier to sell an idea where it’s not directly impacting people.”
By Dawn Gagnon on April 11, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
A reduction in state subsidy and an increase in costs for educating the town’s high school students likely will result in the elimination of four staff positions at Glenburn School.