Penobscot

 

Passadumkeag man charged with possession of meth

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 21, 2016, at 3:42 p.m.
David Adams, 33, was charged Saturday with unlawful possession of Schedule W drugs and violation of conditions of release.

Carmel holiday tree lighting

on Nov. 18, 2016, at 4:38 p.m.

Seaboard FCU runs Sock-in-a-Box campaign

on Nov. 17, 2016, at 3:48 p.m.

‘Danni Kemp Cancer Fundraiser’ Clinic on Dec. 4

on Nov. 17, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
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The sun sets over the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument and Baxter State Park in this August 2016 file photo.

It’s unclear whether Trump could abolish the North Woods monument

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 17, 2016, at 6:33 a.m.
Anti-monument groups and officials have been discussing the possibility of Donald Trump reversing President Barack Obama’s executive order creating the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.
Benjamin D. Steeves

Holden man gets 10 years for sex assaults on girls

By Judy Harrison on Nov. 15, 2016, at 6:24 p.m.

“Pass the Pandowdy, Please” book signings coming up

on Nov. 14, 2016, at 1:05 p.m.

Pecha Kucha in Bangor on Nov. 18

on Nov. 14, 2016, at 12:34 p.m.

Crash on Interstate 95 near Medway leaves 1 dead, another in critical condition

By Dawn Gagnon on Nov. 13, 2016, at 2:21 p.m.
Four members of a Massachusetts family were on their way back home after visiting the Madawaska area when the vehicle they were traveling in crashed.
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A view of the surrounding hills from a parcel of commercial forestland purchased by Tall Timbers Trust LLC in a package of more than 290,000 acres in the North Maine Woods.

Buyers of North Woods lands hopeful about future of Maine forest products

By Darren Fishell on Nov. 13, 2016, at 7:16 a.m.
The private family trust buying up massive tracts of Maine’s North Woods views the acquisitions as long-term investments in the evolution of the state’s forest products industry.

Speed, alcohol cited as factors in crash that killed 2 on Golden Road

By Dawn Gagnon on Nov. 12, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
The crash was reported by a passer-by.

Winds knock out power to thousands

By Bill Trotter on Nov. 11, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
High winds Friday knocked out power to thousands of electricity customers throughout the state.
John Nelson, a 63-year-old veteran of the war in Iraq, talks on the phone in a conference room at the Master Sergeant Gary Gordon Veteran Center in Lincoln. Nelson opened the center earlier this year to help veterans of all ages with benefits eligibility assistance, hands-on help with paperwork and referrals to other vet-friendly agencies and resources in the state.

This decorated soldier is dedicated to serving other Maine veterans

By Meg Haskell on Nov. 11, 2016, at 8:44 a.m.
These days, U.S. Army retired Major John Nelson, 63, is serving closer to his home in Lincoln, Maine. In May, he opened a new center there, the Master Sergeant Gary Gordon Veterans Center.

Eddington public supper

on Nov. 10, 2016, at 3:11 p.m.

Indoor flea market craft fair

on Nov. 07, 2016, at 10:12 a.m.
Keith Coleman, 29, of Garland is escorted into the court room on Oct. 26 at the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor. Coleman is accused of strangling his girlfriend and then killing her children in December 2014.

Sobbing Garland man told police he killed ‘Chrissie and the kids’

By Judy Harrison on Nov. 04, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
A sobbing Keith Coleman, who is charged with three counts of intentional or knowing murder, confessed that he killed “Chrissie and the kids” in a videotaped interview played for jurors.
Storyteller Mike Daisey takes on Herman Melville’s masterpiece of revenge, fate and whaling terminology in a hilarious 90-minute monologue at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Collins Center for the Arts at the University of Maine.

Daisey melds Melville saga, ‘Star Trek II’ to create ‘Wrath of Moby Dick’

on Nov. 04, 2016, at 1:59 p.m.

Old Town-Orono YMCA Tumbling Clinic

on Nov. 04, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.

Old Town-Orono YMCA Parent’s Night Out

on Nov. 04, 2016, at 1:21 p.m.

Weekend Timberframe Raising at Curran Homestead

on Nov. 04, 2016, at 1:12 p.m.