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Bangor Daily News
Scouts take over Bangor Mall to show off skillsBANGOR, Maine — More than 100 Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from across the region
Scouts take over Bangor Mall to show off skills
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
BANGOR, Maine — More than 100 Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from across the region descended on the Bangor Mall on Saturday to demonstrate skills they have learned, from woodworking and first aid to bridge building and knot tying. Scout troops... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Plate full for new Acadia National Park superintendentACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Kevin Schneider is not easing into his new job as
Plate full for new Acadia National Park superintendent
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Kevin Schneider is not easing into his new job as superintendent of the only national park in Maine. It’s more like he has hit the ground running since assuming his new duties Jan. 25. To start, 2016 is the 100th... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Localized storm to bring heavy snow accumulation along Mid CoastA trough of low pressure will create a period of heavy snow along the state's e
Localized storm to bring heavy snow accumulation along Mid Coast
WMTW Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
A trough of low pressure will create a period of heavy snow along the state's eastern mid coast region. Track the snow using Interactive Radar A winter storm warning has been issued for heavy snow for Knox County and coastal Waldo County until... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Young herring gull flies 1,700 miles to PascagoulaPASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A six-month-old herring gull named K2A has defied the
Young herring gull flies 1,700 miles to Pascagoula
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A six-month-old herring gull named K2A has defied the odds by flying more than 1,700 miles from Great Duck Island in Maine to Pascagoula's Point Park. Pascagoula bird watcher Brian Johnston tells the Mississippi Press... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Young herring gull flies 1,700 miles to PascagoulaPASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A six-month-old herring gull named K2A has defied the
Young herring gull flies 1,700 miles to Pascagoula
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A six-month-old herring gull named K2A has defied the odds by flying more than 1,700 miles from Great Duck Island in Maine to Pascagoula's Point Park. Pascagoula bird watcher Brian Johnston tells the Mississippi Press... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Hampden Academy boys team seeks to extend postseason streaksNot only has no current member of the Hampden Academy boys basketball team ever
Hampden Academy boys team seeks to extend postseason streaks
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Not only has no current member of the Hampden Academy boys basketball team ever lost a home game in varsity competition — stretching that 6-year-old streak to 56 straight victories this winter — these Broncos have never lost a game at their home away... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Hampden Academy boys team seeks to extend postseason streaksNot only has no current member of the Hampden Academy boys basketball team ever
Hampden Academy boys team seeks to extend postseason streaks
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Not only has no current member of the Hampden Academy boys basketball team ever lost a home game in varsity competition — stretching that 6-year-old streak to 56 straight victories this winter — these Broncos have never lost a game at their home away... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fluid fire: Art takes shape at glass blowing studio in EllsworthThree furnaces blaze in Atlantic Art Glass studio, reaching temperatures that e
Fluid fire: Art takes shape at glass blowing studio in Ellsworth
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Three furnaces blaze in Atlantic Art Glass studio, reaching temperatures that exceed 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit. Hot air drifts from their fiery bellies, gliding through an open window to greet the chilly February morning. The meeting of hot air and... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Acadia National Park facing maintenance backlogBAR HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The National Park Service said there's a bac
Acadia National Park facing maintenance backlog
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
BAR HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The National Park Service said there's a backlog of maintenance projects at Acadia National Park totaling nearly $70 million. This is one of the things the park's new Superintendent Kevin Schneider is trying to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Acadia National Park facing maintenance backlogBAR HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The National Park Service said there's a bac
Acadia National Park facing maintenance backlog
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
BAR HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The National Park Service said there's a backlog of maintenance projects at Acadia National Park totaling nearly $70 million. This is one of the things the park's new Superintendent Kevin Schneider is trying to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Officials: Acadia has $68.3M deferred maintenance backlogACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — This year is shaping up to be a big year for Main
Officials: Acadia has $68.3M deferred maintenance backlog
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — This year is shaping up to be a big year for Maine’s only national park, with Acadia hitting a 20-year high of 2.8 million visits last year and gearing up to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2016. But park officials... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Official: Earthquakes not unusual in MaineThe epicenters of the swarm of tremors were in McAdam, New Brunswick, beginning
Official: Earthquakes not unusual in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
The epicenters of the swarm of tremors were in McAdam, New Brunswick, beginning at 4:43 a.m. Monday and continuing through 5:59 p.m., Berry said. As many as 21 earthquakes were recorded with only a few strong enough to be felt, he said. One of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Officials: Acadia has $68.3M deferred maintenance backlogACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — This year is shaping up to be a big year for Main
Officials: Acadia has $68.3M deferred maintenance backlog
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — This year is shaping up to be a big year for Maine’s only national park, with Acadia hitting a 20-year high of 2.8 million visits last year and gearing up to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2016. But park officials... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Records fall as Brewer boys, Orono girls win PVC-EMITL titlesORONO, Maine — With the Class B state meet looming five days away, Tia Tardy wa
Records fall as Brewer boys, Orono girls win PVC-EMITL titles
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
ORONO, Maine — With the Class B state meet looming five days away, Tia Tardy was planning to “take it easy” during Monday night’s meet. That meant the junior would concentrate on the mile and compete in both relays. The move was a success. Tardy... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man facing 8 charges among 22 indicted in Hancock CountyELLSWORTH, Maine — A Bar Harbor man who drew the attention of police multiple t
Man facing 8 charges among 22 indicted in Hancock County
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
ELLSWORTH, Maine — A Bar Harbor man who drew the attention of police multiple times over a two-day period last May was one of 22 people indicted last week by a Hancock County grand jury. Jordan H. Messer, 29, was indicted on more charges than anyone... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
More snow headed for Maine days after Friday’s stormBANGOR, Maine — Days after a snowstorm dumped a foot or more of snow in some lo
More snow headed for Maine days after Friday’s storm
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
BANGOR, Maine — Days after a snowstorm dumped a foot or more of snow in some locations, Down East and northern and interior Maine could see another half a foot from Monday night into late Tuesday afternoon, according to the National Weather... Read more
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CBS News
​On the Trail: Maine's Acadia National ParkAll this year we've asked our Conor Knighton to head out ON THE TRAIL. It's an
​On the Trail: Maine's Acadia National Park
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
All this year we've asked our Conor Knighton to head out ON THE TRAIL. It's an appreciation of our National Parks in this, their Centennial Year. And to begin, he's at our easternmost National Park -- Acadia, near Bar Harbor, Maine: It's the time of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Years after patient dies in snowstorm outside Machias hospital, his family speaks outNow, with recent court proceedings bringing the case back into the spotlight, h
Years after patient dies in snowstorm outside Machias hospital, his family speaks out
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Now, with recent court proceedings bringing the case back into the spotlight, his wife and sister say it’s time for people to hear their side of the story. “He was in a place where I felt he would be safe and taken care of,” his wife, Margaret... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Gene study highlights hands-on teaching at Camden private schoolThe DNA research in the biology class was one of the hands-on projects that exe
Gene study highlights hands-on teaching at Camden private school
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
The DNA research in the biology class was one of the hands-on projects that exemplifies one of the strengths of the private school located in downtown Camden. Watershed Director Will Galloway said the school not only designs its curriculum to be... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Season finales spark survival instincts for PVHS, Foxcroft, HermonHigh school basketball practices were postponed Friday because of bad weather f
Season finales spark survival instincts for PVHS, Foxcroft, Hermon
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
High school basketball practices were postponed Friday because of bad weather for many teams around the state that have qualified for postseason play. But for the boys squads from Foxcroft Academy, Hermon and Penobscot Valley of Howland, just having... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How to enjoy snowy trails, frozen lakes in Acadia National ParkEvery year on Dec. 1, gates are closed in Acadia National Park. Visitor centers
How to enjoy snowy trails, frozen lakes in Acadia National Park
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Every year on Dec. 1, gates are closed in Acadia National Park. Visitor centers and restrooms are locked up tight, seasonal rangers depart and the park’s off-season officially begins. “A lot of people think the park is closed, but it’s not,” Acadia... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelersITALY: Bill Mathiasen, of San Jose, spent October on the east coast of Sicily v
Wish You Were Here: Vacation tips from fellow travelers
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
ITALY: Bill Mathiasen, of San Jose, spent October on the east coast of Sicily visiting the cities of Taormina, Acireale, Catania, Siracusa and Riposto. "There are beautiful mountains, beaches, fishing and many old historical marinas and buildings to... Read more
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Yahoo News
The #1 Worst Menu Option at 40 Popular Restaurants February 3, 2016 1:24 AM By Dana Leigh Smith&The Editors of Eat This, Not Th
The #1 Worst Menu Option at 40 Popular Restaurants
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
February 3, 2016 1:24 AM By Dana Leigh Smith&The Editors of Eat This, Not That! The rule “everything in moderation” simply isn’t an excuse for these excessive, worst-items-you-could-possibly-order... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Fine direction, impeccable cast make ‘Hair Frenzy’ a PTC triumphPenobscot Theatre Company’s world premiere of “Hair Frenzy” is a triumph for Or
Fine direction, impeccable cast make ‘Hair Frenzy’ a PTC triumph
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Penobscot Theatre Company’s world premiere of “Hair Frenzy” is a triumph for Orono playwright Travis G. Baker, thanks to fine directing and an impeccable cast. In case there were doubters, Baker’s new comedy, which sometimes borders on farce, proves... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Panel lambastes how Schoodic land was given to AcadiaACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Ever since 1986, when Congress set a limit on how
Panel lambastes how Schoodic land was given to Acadia
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Ever since 1986, when Congress set a limit on how much Acadia can expand, residents and officials of surrounding towns have felt reassured that their towns would not be swallowed up by an ever-growing national park. No... Read more
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Business Wire
The First Bancorp Elects New DirectorDAMARISCOTTA, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tony C. McKim, President and Chief Execut
The First Bancorp Elects New Director
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
DAMARISCOTTA, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tony C. McKim, President and Chief Executive Officer of The First Bancorp, Inc., (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: FNLC), and its banking subsidiary, The First, N.A., (the “Bank), announced today that Renee Kelly has been... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainmentLePage attending Martin Luther King Jr. event in Waterville AUGUSTA, Maine (AP
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainment
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 26 days ago
LePage attending Martin Luther King Jr. event in Waterville AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage is attending the 25th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Breakfast in Waterville. The Republican governor also has signed a proclamation... Read more

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