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WCSH 6 Portland
National Park Service director coming to Mainea meeting May 16 at the University of Maine. Jarvis also will hold a separate m
National Park Service director coming to Maine
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 hours ago
a meeting May 16 at the University of Maine. Jarvis also will hold a separate meeting, moderated by King, with leaders from Millinocket, East Millinocket, Medway, Patten, and Stacyville. The proposal has come under fire from local leaders. The... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
National Park Service director coming to Mainea meeting May 16 at the University of Maine. Jarvis also will hold a separate m
National Park Service director coming to Maine
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 hours ago
a meeting May 16 at the University of Maine. Jarvis also will hold a separate meeting, moderated by King, with leaders from Millinocket, East Millinocket, Medway, Patten, and Stacyville. The proposal has come under fire from local leaders. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Emera Maine announces planned outage in Millinocketmake emergency repairs to its electrical system on Friday that will require a t
Emera Maine announces planned outage in Millinocket
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
make emergency repairs to its electrical system on Friday that will require a temporary interruption of electric service in Millinocket. The planned outage is expected to start at 9 a.m. and last for about three hours. The work will affect... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
National Park Service leader coming to Maine to address proposed monumentfrom him.” It was unclear whether the first session would also feature a quest
National Park Service leader coming to Maine to address proposed monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
from him.” It was unclear whether the first session would also feature a question-and-answer session. The East Millinocket forum will be attended by East Millinocket, Medway, Millinocket, Medway, Patten and Stacyville government... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket station can’t afford to broadcast Red Sox gamesPhillies. He knows how popular the Boston Red Sox are in Maine, but the owner
Millinocket station can’t afford to broadcast Red Sox games
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Phillies. He knows how popular the Boston Red Sox are in Maine, but the owner of radio station WSYY, 94.9 FM, in Millinocket had to pull the plug on carrying the Red Sox games. “It’s just too expensive. We lost a lot of money on it last... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man accused of threatening Bangor cab driver with a gun indictedthreatening with a dangerous weapon, domestic violence assault, threatening dis
Man accused of threatening Bangor cab driver with a gun indicted
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
threatening with a dangerous weapon, domestic violence assault, threatening display of a weapon. Corey Cahill, 24, East Millinocket, theft by unauthorized taking. Nikkita Crawford, 19, Alton, two counts of unlawful possession of scheduled... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Firefighters battle building fire in Medwayfrom several towns are headed toward a Medway Road building to battle what appe
Firefighters battle building fire in Medway
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
from several towns are headed toward a Medway Road building to battle what appears to be a developing structure fire. East Millinocket, Lincoln, Mattawamkeag and Medway firefighters were en route to 1928 Medway Road at shortly after 4 p.m., a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Schenck pitcher’s 20-strikeout game marked by efficiencyEAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — Ryan Jurgiewich wasn’t sure what to expect as he prep
Schenck pitcher’s 20-strikeout game marked by efficiency
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — Ryan Jurgiewich wasn’t sure what to expect as he prepared for his team’s recent Class D baseball game against Katahdin of Stacyville. “Actually I was kind of worried in the beginning,” said the Schenck High School senior... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Safe Passage 5K Race and FiestaPISCATAQUIS- NORTHERN WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARI
Safe Passage 5K Race and Fiesta
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
PISCATAQUIS- NORTHERN WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN... MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY... HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...GREENVILLE...... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Medway firefighters stop Birch Street blaze before it ignited home, woodsof the house, “we would have been here all night trying to get the fire contain
Medway firefighters stop Birch Street blaze before it ignited home, woods
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
of the house, “we would have been here all night trying to get the fire contained,” Buckingham said. Mattawamkeag and East Millinocket firefighters also came to the scene, while Millinocket and Sherman firefighters were en route when firefighters... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Federal funding to help improve wastewater treatment plant at former millEAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A former mill is being revamped thanks
Federal funding to help improve wastewater treatment plant at former mill
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A former mill is being revamped thanks to federal grant money right in time for Earth Day. The town of East Millinocket has been awarded $7.1 million to use parts of the mill to update the wastewater treatment... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Federal funding to help improve wastewater treatment plant at former millEAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A former mill is being revamped thanks
Federal funding to help improve wastewater treatment plant at former mill
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A former mill is being revamped thanks to federal grant money right in time for Earth Day. The town of East Millinocket has been awarded $7.1 million to use parts of the mill to update the wastewater treatment... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
On Earth Day, East Millinocket gets $7.1M for wastewater plantEAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — Town officials celebrated Earth Day by announcing tha
On Earth Day, East Millinocket gets $7.1M for wastewater plant
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — Town officials celebrated Earth Day by announcing that they will receive $7.1 million in federal funding to build a new wastewater treatment plant and find new uses for buildings at the adjoining former Great Northern Paper... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Inside Roxanne Quimby’s park-building efforts in Acadia, beyondparks be successful in conserving land and making sure the public has access to
Inside Roxanne Quimby’s park-building efforts in Acadia, beyond
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
parks be successful in conserving land and making sure the public has access to it, Farmer said. Many residents of the Millinocket region have vocally opposed the idea of placing federal protections on the land, saying it would have an... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket women charged after Mass. police find 1,200 baggies of heroinPALMER, Massachusetts — A pair of women from Millinocket are facing multiple dr
Millinocket women charged after Mass. police find 1,200 baggies of heroin
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
PALMER, Massachusetts — A pair of women from Millinocket are facing multiple drug charges after large amounts of heroin and cocaine were found in their vehicle in western Massachusetts. Palmer officers caught the attention of Ann-Marie DeJesus, 28,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine women face heroin trafficking charges in Massachusettscocaine, hash oil and $144 in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJe
Maine women face heroin trafficking charges in Massachusetts
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 15 days ago
cocaine, hash oil and $144 in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJesus and 29-year-old Angela Wheatley, both of Millinocket, Maine, on drug charges. The women are scheduled to be arraigned Thursday. It's unclear if they have an... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine women face heroin trafficking charges in Massachusettscocaine, hash oil and $144 in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJe
Maine women face heroin trafficking charges in Massachusetts
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
cocaine, hash oil and $144 in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJesus and 29-year-old Angela Wheatley, both of Millinocket, Maine, on drug charges. The women are scheduled to be arraigned Thursday. It's unclear if they have an... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Maine women face heroin trafficking charges in Massachusettscocaine, hash oil and $144 in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJe
Maine women face heroin trafficking charges in Massachusetts
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
cocaine, hash oil and $144 in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJesus and 29-year-old Angela Wheatley, both of Millinocket, Maine, on drug charges. The women are scheduled to be arraigned Thursday. It's unclear if they have an... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Heroin seized, 2 women arrested in Palmerin cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJesus and 29-year-old Angela
Heroin seized, 2 women arrested in Palmer
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
in cash. Police arrested 28-year-old Ann-Marie DeJesus and 29-year-old Angela Wheatley, both of the same address in Millinocket, Maine, and charged them with Trafficking Heroin and a Drug Violation near a School. The women were arrested... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Katahdin region phone application launches for ‘an app generation’MILLINOCKET, Maine — When people look to tick off items on their bucket lists,
Katahdin region phone application launches for ‘an app generation’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — When people look to tick off items on their bucket lists, Anita Mueller hopes they will use the Discover Katahdin phone application to find the special things they want to do. So does Michael Seile. “I am hoping that it will... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Patten residents reject National Park or National Monumentin Patten-- just over 27% of eligible voters. It is important to note that the
Patten residents reject National Park or National Monument
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
in Patten-- just over 27% of eligible voters. It is important to note that there have been similar votes already in East Millinocket and Medway with both towns voting against the National Monument plan, as well. Patten is located about 10 miles... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Patten residents reject National Park or National Monumentin Patten-- just over 27% of eligible voters. It is important to note that the
Patten residents reject National Park or National Monument
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
in Patten-- just over 27% of eligible voters. It is important to note that there have been similar votes already in East Millinocket and Medway with both towns voting against the National Monument plan, as well. Patten is located about 10 miles... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Effort to buy lincoln paper machines hits roablokevent to see the mills breaking up and all the jobs going down the road," said
Effort to buy lincoln paper machines hits roablok
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
event to see the mills breaking up and all the jobs going down the road," said Larry Murphy. He was at the auction from Millinocket buying welding equipment. Getting some of those items might be difficult because there are buyers from all... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Effort to buy lincoln paper machines hits roablokevent to see the mills breaking up and all the jobs going down the road," said
Effort to buy lincoln paper machines hits roablok
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
event to see the mills breaking up and all the jobs going down the road," said Larry Murphy. He was at the auction from Millinocket buying welding equipment. Getting some of those items might be difficult because there are buyers from all... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Auction underway for Lincoln, Old Town mill partsto participate, Hazel Tria of Rabin Worldwide said. Others, including Woodville
Auction underway for Lincoln, Old Town mill parts
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
to participate, Hazel Tria of Rabin Worldwide said. Others, including Woodville resident Lenny Murphy, who “worked in the Millinocket mill three different times,” are from Maine. “I’ve spent about $1,000,” said Murphy, who is a disabled U.S. Navy... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
This sex assault victim says the offender registry listing is more important to her than prison time“I didn’t care how much prison time [Cote] got,” said Dionne, 33, of East Milli
This sex assault victim says the offender registry listing is more important to her than prison time
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
“I didn’t care how much prison time [Cote] got,” said Dionne, 33, of East Millinocket. “I wanted him to be on the list for life. I don’t want him to be able to do this to anyone else.” Dionne said Cote’s registration also will let her to keep track... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
10 years after sex offender murders, questions linger about Maine’s registryand towns consider the listing on the sex offender registry as notification. So
10 years after sex offender murders, questions linger about Maine’s registry
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
and towns consider the listing on the sex offender registry as notification. Some small towns take additional steps: East Millinocket Police Chief Cameron McDunnah, for example, has gone door-to-door delivering fliers and put a notice in an area... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket council asks neighboring school officials to keep Katahdin choir unifiedMILLINOCKET, Maine — Town Council members called on East Millinocket school off
Millinocket council asks neighboring school officials to keep Katahdin choir unified
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — 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. An East Millinocket school official responded Friday that his... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Cause of fire that killed Millinocket man ruled undeterminedThere was no sign of any working smoke detectors in the house, state police hav
Cause of fire that killed Millinocket man ruled undetermined
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
There was no sign of any working smoke detectors in the house, state police have said. Newspaper carrier Danica Clogston, Millinocket police Officer Gary Lakeman, East Millinocket police Officer Kevin Ingersoll and a nearby resident awakened by... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Patten residents to vote on national monument issuethey support a park and then you see a vote where they don’t.” Bangor’s city c
Patten residents to vote on national monument issue
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
they support a park and then you see a vote where they don’t.” Bangor’s city council endorses the park concept, while East Millinocket and Medway residents voted to oppose it last year. Millinocket’s town council opposes it and the monument and the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
61st BDN All-Maine boys basketball teamchampion George Stevens Academy of Blue Hill, Milo Belleau of Waynflete of Port
61st BDN All-Maine boys basketball team
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
champion George Stevens Academy of Blue Hill, Milo Belleau of Waynflete of Portland and Justin Thompson of Schenck of East Millinocket. The BDN All-Maine teams are selected through voting by coaches, administrators, media and other... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why the path to a North Woods national monument could run through Portlandthe decline of the Katahdin region.]” The proposal has been divisive. More tha
Why the path to a North Woods national monument could run through Portland
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
the decline of the Katahdin region.]” The proposal has been divisive. More than 62 percent of voters in nearby East Millinocket and more than 71 percent of those in Medway opposed the national park plan in nonbinding referendums held last... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Don’t end Katahdin region show choir, students ask East Millinocket school boardcreating a Schenck choir and preventing Schenck students from attending the Ste
Don’t end Katahdin region show choir, students ask East Millinocket school board
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
creating a Schenck choir and preventing Schenck students from attending the Stearns-based program to give more East Millinocket and Medway kids a chance to perform in the highly competitive atmosphere. Approximately 100 Millinocket, Medway... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket councilor fined $600, license suspended for OUI convictionGilda Stratton, 69, had no comment after Millinocket District Court Judge Kevin
Millinocket councilor fined $600, license suspended for OUI conviction
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
Gilda Stratton, 69, had no comment after Millinocket District Court Judge Kevin Stitham sentenced her to 72 hours in an alternative sentencing program, a $600 fine and 150-day driver’s license suspension for abandoning her Pontiac sedan in a snowbank... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Doc4aDay program aims to create next generation of Maine doctorsMILLINOCKET, Maine — Ryan Drinkwater helped care for Peter Clark, his grandmoth
Doc4aDay program aims to create next generation of Maine doctors
Bangor Daily News / Posted a month ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — Ryan Drinkwater helped care for Peter Clark, his grandmother’s boyfriend, from September 2015 until the 66-year-old died of cancer last week. That experience was a major reason why the Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln junior was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine’s winningest high school football coach retireschampionship games, with his 1974 Madison squad sharing the Class C crown with
Maine’s winningest high school football coach retires
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
championship games, with his 1974 Madison squad sharing the Class C crown with Marshwood of South Berwick and Stearns of Millinocket. He also coached the Gardiner softball team to the 1980 Class A state championship. Wolfgram was inducted into... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket official: House vote shows monument opponents are not a ‘splinter group’MILLINOCKET, Maine — Town Council members were watching the state Senate on Fri
Millinocket official: House vote shows monument opponents are not a ‘splinter group’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — Town Council members were watching the state Senate on Friday, hoping that it would follow their advice and support a measure that aims to bar presidential authority to designate a national monument in the North Woods. The House... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket official: House vote shows monument opponents are not a ‘splinter group’would consist of approximately 87,500 acres of Quimby land east of Baxter State
Millinocket official: House vote shows monument opponents are not a ‘splinter group’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
would consist of approximately 87,500 acres of Quimby land east of Baxter State Park and closer to Sherman and Patten than Millinocket or the Katahdin region. If it uses existing roads, it would exit onto Route 11 in Medway. Councilors are... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Officials investigate fatal Millinocket fireMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The State Fire Marshal’s Office says a man
Officials investigate fatal Millinocket fire
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The State Fire Marshal’s Office says a man died in a house fire in Millinocket early Thursday morning. Fire Investigators say the victim is likely 55-year- old Michael Olin, who lived alone in the one story house... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man who died in Millinocket house fire has been identifiedMILLINOCKET, Maine — A man died when fire destroyed part of his Elm Street home
Man who died in Millinocket house fire has been identified
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — A man died when fire destroyed part of his Elm Street home in the predawn hours of Thursday despite a neighbor’s attempt to rescue him, officials said. Investigators with the state fire marshal’s office believe the deceased man... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man dies in Millinocket house fireMILLINOCKET, Maine — A man died when fire destroyed part of his Elm Street home
Man dies in Millinocket house fire
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — A man died when fire destroyed part of his Elm Street home in the predawn hours of Thursday despite a neighbor’s attempt to rescue him, officials said. One witness said that the light of the flames was so bright that it came... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Officials investigate fatal Millinocket fireMILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The State Fire Marshal's office confirms a
Officials investigate fatal Millinocket fire
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The State Fire Marshal's office confirms a fatal fire in Millinocket Thursday morning. Deputy fire chief says the home is complete loss. Officials believe the fire started in the back of the home. NEWS CENTER has... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man dies in Millinocket house fireMILLINOCKET, Maine — The Maine state fire marshal’s office said one man died in
Man dies in Millinocket house fire
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — The Maine state fire marshal’s office said one man died in a house fire in Millinocket. The fire happened early Thursday morning on Elm Street. State fire marshall's office just confirmed that one man is dead inside the home... Read more

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