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Inquirier.net
3 more US ships arrive at Subic for Philippine, US military exercises(T-AKE-11) docks at the Alava Pier inside the Subic Bay Freeport for a routine
3 more US ships arrive at Subic for Philippine, US military exercises
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
(T-AKE-11) docks at the Alava Pier inside the Subic Bay Freeport for a routine port call. Three more US ships- USNS Millinocket (T-EPF-3), USNS Bowditch (T-AGS 62) and USS Frank Cable (AS-40) – are in Subic Bay ahead of the scheduled... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Millinocket a ‘gateway' to National Monument?MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – The National Park Service held their third i
Millinocket a ‘gateway' to National Monument?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – The National Park Service held their third in a series of listening sessions in Millinocket Thursday night. Despite a lower turnout than expected, the conversation centered on how the town might become a "gateway"... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Millinocket a ‘gateway' to National Monument?MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – The National Park Service held their third i
Millinocket a ‘gateway' to National Monument?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – The National Park Service held their third in a series of listening sessions in Millinocket Thursday night. Despite a lower turnout than expected, the conversation centered on how the town might become a "gateway"... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
National Park Service visitor center gets spruced up by localsMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Members of the Millinocket community helped
National Park Service visitor center gets spruced up by locals
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Members of the Millinocket community helped spruce up the National Park service's new visitor center. The building hasn't been occupied for over three years and was in much need of work. Over the past two weeks,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
National Park Service visitor center gets spruced up by localsMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Members of the Millinocket community helped
National Park Service visitor center gets spruced up by locals
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Members of the Millinocket community helped spruce up the National Park service's new visitor center. The building hasn't been occupied for over three years and was in much need of work. Over the past two weeks,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economyplan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The mee
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economy
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still, there are concerns in the towns,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
North Woods monument ‘an educational opportunity’ for children, residents sayscience lab that these kids can participate in. “I think we can develop some b
North Woods monument ‘an educational opportunity’ for children, residents say
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
science lab that these kids can participate in. “I think we can develop some businesses around it in Medway, East Millinocket and Millinocket, and I think we can do it together,” he added. Story continues below advertisement. Cox’s ideas... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economyplan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The mee
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economy
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still, there are concerns in the towns,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economyplan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The me
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economy
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still there a concerns in the towns,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economyplan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The me
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economy
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still there a concerns in the towns,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Volunteers eyeing 3,000-acre site for state’s first ATV-snowmobile parkMILLINOCKET, Maine — John Raymond has a great location, more than 3,000 acres,
Volunteers eyeing 3,000-acre site for state’s first ATV-snowmobile park
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — John Raymond has a great location, more than 3,000 acres, for what would be the state’s first ATV and snowmobile park. One problem — it’s a dump. Story continues below advertisement. “If we could get up there, we would have a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Park service hears from stakeholders about North Woods monumentof the East Branch of the Penobscot River plus snowmobiling in certain areas.
Park service hears from stakeholders about North Woods monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
of the East Branch of the Penobscot River plus snowmobiling in certain areas. Park officials have established offices in Millinocket and Patten to continue to hear concerns and questions. They held a general forum in the high school gymnasium... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Can Winslow be beaten? MDI football team poised to take its shotimportance of this battle. Mattanawcook will attempt to rebound from a home los
Can Winslow be beaten? MDI football team poised to take its shot
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
importance of this battle. Mattanawcook will attempt to rebound from a home loss to Dexter, while Mount View bounced back from its opening-week loss to Orono with a win over Stearns of Millinocket behind a three-touchdown performance from Darrin Co... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
National monument organizers receive conservation awardregion after several mill closures. “I think it's going to be the start of a r
National monument organizers receive conservation award
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
region after several mill closures. “I think it's going to be the start of a really positive change in the region,” said Millinocket business owner and award recipient Matthew Polstein. “It will help grow our economy and bring some hope back to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
National monument organizers receive conservation awardregion after several mill closures. “I think it's going to be the start of a r
National monument organizers receive conservation award
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
region after several mill closures. “I think it's going to be the start of a really positive change in the region,” said Millinocket business owner and award recipient Matthew Polstein. “It will help grow our economy and bring some hope back to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Baxter Park director frets over new monument neighborWoods listening sessions also are scheduled for Medway Middle School on Tuesday
Baxter Park director frets over new monument neighbor
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
Woods listening sessions also are scheduled for Medway Middle School on Tuesday, Sept. 20; Stearns High School of Millinocket on Thursday, Sept. 22; and a location to be determined in Bangor on Thursday, Sept. 29. All meetings will run two... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Greenville gears up for 43rd International Seaplane Fly-Inrun” that featured stops at some of the state’s fabled outdoor havens: Munsunga
Greenville gears up for 43rd International Seaplane Fly-In
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
run” that featured stops at some of the state’s fabled outdoor havens: Munsungan Lake, Chesuncook Lake and Libby Camps on Millinocket Lake. Pilots on the poker run picked up a playing card at each stop, then compiled a poker hand of those... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘We before me’: Hermon football hopes to start win streakstreak against LTC Class D North foes since the start of the 2015 season to 21
‘We before me’: Hermon football hopes to start win streak
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
streak against LTC Class D North foes since the start of the 2015 season to 21 games with a Week 1 win against Stearns of Millinocket. Josh Buker threw four touchdown passes in his first start at quarterback and also returned a punt for a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Volunteers to revitalize ‘the worst building’ they could find in Millinocketthink they are attempting to do great work,” Dumais said Saturday. “I think the
Volunteers to revitalize ‘the worst building’ they could find in Millinocket
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
think they are attempting to do great work,” Dumais said Saturday. “I think the struggle that a lot of businesses have in Millinocket is that a lot of business space needs work done to it before anybody can move into it.” The finished projects... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Enfield man found guilty of scamming clientsinto these contracts. They were typed contracts, looked professional,” she adde
Enfield man found guilty of scamming clients
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
into these contracts. They were typed contracts, looked professional,” she added. Simon’s attorney, Nolan Tanous of Millinocket, said he was pleased that one charge was dropped and another dismissed. He described Simon as a struggling... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Roxanne Quimby celebrates ‘freedom’ after handing off North Woods landthe future of the Katahdin region.” Higher priorities, he said, include encour
Roxanne Quimby celebrates ‘freedom’ after handing off North Woods land
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
the future of the Katahdin region.” Higher priorities, he said, include encouraging tourism-related infrastructure in the Millinocket region. For example, signs are needed to help direct people to the monument, he said. St. Clair and Quimby both... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Knowing when to turn back when you’re in the woodsEagle Scouts ages 18 and 19, the scoutmaster and myself (also a former scoutmas
Knowing when to turn back when you’re in the woods
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Eagle Scouts ages 18 and 19, the scoutmaster and myself (also a former scoutmaster and Eagle Scout, Class of ’82 Troop 310 Millinocket). We arrived at Chimney Pond and took a break and refilled water bottles and assessed our condition. The weather... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How a first-of-its-kind plant guide will help conservation efforts in Baxter State Parkpurchased online at www.friendsofbaxter.org/store and at many bookstores throug
How a first-of-its-kind plant guide will help conservation efforts in Baxter State Park
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
purchased online at www.friendsofbaxter.org/store and at many bookstores throughout Maine. It can also be found at the Baxter State Park Headquarters at 64 Balsam Drive in Millinocket or the Baxter State Park Visitor Center near Togue Pond Gateho... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Class D North foes hope to follow MCI’s road map for football successled by a strong senior class will seek a playoff encore after its fifth-place f
Class D North foes hope to follow MCI’s road map for football success
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
led by a strong senior class will seek a playoff encore after its fifth-place finish in the league last year and Stearns of Millinocket and Washington Academy of East Machias will work toward upward mobility and their own playoff contention. Then... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine Maritime Academy announces hall of fame classcareer on-base percentage (.451), fifth with a .357 batting average, and third
Maine Maritime Academy announces hall of fame class
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
career on-base percentage (.451), fifth with a .357 batting average, and third in both runs scored (83) and triples (6). Millinocket native Streams is MMA’s all-time leader in field goals attempted and ranks second in assists (327) and steals... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How electricity providers siphoned more than $20M from Maine customersunderstand what they were signing up for. Rick Rideout, who retired after bein
How electricity providers siphoned more than $20M from Maine customers
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
understand what they were signing up for. Rick Rideout, who retired after being laid off from Great Northern Paper in Millinocket in 2011, signed up for a variable rate plan with the now defunct Gulf Electricity in late 2013. He said it was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Two Maine men accused of setting truck on fireinsurance proceeds. The state fire marshal’s office has charged John Craig, 47
Two Maine men accused of setting truck on fire
Bangor Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
insurance proceeds. The state fire marshal’s office has charged John Craig, 47, of Masardis and Richard Gilman, 23, of Millinocket with arson and conspiracy to commit arson in connection with an April 10 truck fire, according to a press release... Read more
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Boston Globe
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central MaineMILLINOCKET, Maine — It has been a cherished land for so long, the majestic Kat
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central Maine
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — It has been a cherished land for so long, the majestic Katahdin woods overlooking this old paper mill town, the streams and the East Branch Penobscot River, the trails and turns that provide sweeping views of the fabled Mount... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Secretary of Interior, Quimby family celebrate national monumentMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Just four days after President Obama declare
Secretary of Interior, Quimby family celebrate national monument
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 28 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Just four days after President Obama declared a national monument in the state, people in Millinocket joined many local, state and federal leaders to celebrate their accomplishment Sunday night. “This is a treasure... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Secretary of Interior, Quimby family celebrate national monumentMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Just four days after President Obama declare
Secretary of Interior, Quimby family celebrate national monument
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 28 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Just four days after President Obama declared a national monument in the state, people in Millinocket joined many local, state and federal leaders to celebrate their accomplishment Sunday night. “This is a treasure... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Interior secretary dedicates new Katahdin Woods national monumentpark site. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell was among the attendees at the dedi
Interior secretary dedicates new Katahdin Woods national monument
WMTW Portland / Posted 28 days ago
park site. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell was among the attendees at the dedication at the New England Outdoor Center in Millinocket. "The 3 million people that come to Acadia National Park have come a long way already," Jewell said. "They're... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Secretary of Interior, Quimby family celebrate national monumentMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Just four days after President Obama declare
Secretary of Interior, Quimby family celebrate national monument
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 28 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – Just four days after President Obama declared a national monument in the state, people in Millinocket joined many local, state and federal leaders to celebrate their accomplishment Sunday night. “This is a treasure... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
National monument supporters celebrate ‘an incredible gift’realized “it was not economic for them to continue,” Jewell said. Quimby first
National monument supporters celebrate ‘an incredible gift’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
realized “it was not economic for them to continue,” Jewell said. Quimby first started buying land in 2001, when East Millinocket, Lincoln and Millinocket had working paper mills. The last of those, Lincoln Paper and Tissue LLC, closed in... Read more
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Boston Globe
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central MaineMILLINOCKET, Maine — It has been a cherished land for so long, the majestic Kat
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central Maine
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — It has been a cherished land for so long, the majestic Katahdin woods overlooking this old paper mill town, the streams and the East Branch Penobscot River, the trails and turns that provide sweeping views of the fabled Mount... Read more
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Boston Globe
First family hikes in Va. national parka ceremony for the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument created last
First family hikes in Va. national park
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
a ceremony for the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument created last week by the president. Jewell spoke at a Millinocket ceremony for the monument after a weeklong national tour celebrating the centennial. Jewell and the son of... Read more
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PhysOrg
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkmanufacturers from coming to town. But the paper mills and $30-an-hour jobs, M
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
manufacturers from coming to town. But the paper mills and $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper mill was demolished last year, and the East Millinocket mill closed in 2014 following $40 million in... Read more
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Boston Globe
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkMILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) — Among the empty storefronts on once-bustling Penobsco
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) — Among the empty storefronts on once-bustling Penobscot Avenue, longtime resident Jean McLean stood in her art gallery, the sole employee left at a business that once had three. “Right now, it’s pretty dead,” McLean said,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkMILLINOCKET, Maine - Among the empty storefronts on once-bustling Penobscot Ave
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine - Among the empty storefronts on once-bustling Penobscot Avenue, longtime resident Jean McLean stood in her art gallery, the sole employee left at a business that once had three. "Right now, it's pretty dead," McLean said, looking... Read more
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Salon.com
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkMILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) — Among the empty storefronts on once-bustling Penobsco
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) — Among the empty storefronts on once-bustling Penobscot Avenue, longtime resident Jean McLean stood in her art gallery, the sole employee left at a business that once had three. “Right now, it’s pretty dead,” McLean said,... Read more
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ABC News
A Monumental Task: Getting Mainers to Support a New Parkstruggling small businesses, hope that local critics worried about federal gove
A Monumental Task: Getting Mainers to Support a New Park
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
struggling small businesses, hope that local critics worried about federal government intrusion will come around. Longtime Millinocket resident Sue Walsh says she has for years opposed Burt's Bees co-founder Roxanne Quimby's plans for a national... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
National monument office opens in MillinocketMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Just 24 hours after President Barack Obama
National monument office opens in Millinocket
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Just 24 hours after President Barack Obama declared a national monument in Maine, the National Park Service opened its office doors in Millinocket. "We've had a lot of locals come in. They've been very welcoming... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
National monument office opens in MillinocketMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Just 24 hours after President Barack Obama
National monument office opens in Millinocket
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Just 24 hours after President Barack Obama declared a national monument in Maine, the National Park Service opened its office doors in Millinocket. "We've had a lot of locals come in. They've been very welcoming... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monumentthree years. Fulfilling a promise made by National Park Service Director Jonat
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
three years. Fulfilling a promise made by National Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis, park service workers will be in Millinocket on Thursday at 200 Penobscot Ave., and visitors to the monument are welcome immediately. Another office, closer... Read more
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