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Bangor Daily News
Brewer-Orrington, Bronco among Little League all-star winnersBrewer-Orrington 2, Bangor East 1 At Taylor Field in Bangor, Brewer-Orrington
Brewer-Orrington, Bronco among Little League all-star winners
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
Brewer-Orrington 2, Bangor East 1 At Taylor Field in Bangor, Brewer-Orrington pitchers Gavin Carr and Jacob McKenney combined to pitch a one-hitter to defeat Bangor East 2-1 in a District 3 Little League all-star baseball game Monday.. It was the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Crews battle Forest fire on Kings Mountain in OrringtonORRINGTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) Crews from Orrington, Bucksport, and Holden were
Crews battle Forest fire on Kings Mountain in Orrington
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 hours ago
ORRINGTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) Crews from Orrington, Bucksport, and Holden were joined by Maine Forest Rangers as they battled a stubborn woods fire on King's Mountain in Orrington. The fire was deep in the woods atop Kings Mountain. Crews were able... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Crews battle Forest fire on Kings Mountain in OrringtonORRINGTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) Crews from Orrington, Bucksport, and Holden were
Crews battle Forest fire on Kings Mountain in Orrington
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 10 hours ago
ORRINGTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) Crews from Orrington, Bucksport, and Holden were joined by Maine Forest Rangers as they battled a stubborn woods fire on King's Mountain in Orrington. The fire was deep in the woods atop Kings Mountain. Crews were able... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Mercury levels close portions of Penobscot River to lobster fishermenStockton Springs as research from 2014 shows elevated levels of mercury there.
Mercury levels close portions of Penobscot River to lobster fishermen
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Stockton Springs as research from 2014 shows elevated levels of mercury there. The pollution has been traced to the former Orrington Plant, HoltraChem. The 20 commercial fishermen who pull up crab and lobster in that area will have to relocate... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Mercury levels close portions of Penobscot River to lobster fishermenStockton Springs as research from 2014 shows elevated levels of mercury there.
Mercury levels close portions of Penobscot River to lobster fishermen
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
Stockton Springs as research from 2014 shows elevated levels of mercury there. The pollution has been traced to the former Orrington Plant, HoltraChem. The 20 commercial fishermen who pull up crab and lobster in that area will have to relocate... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mercury remediation work continues at Orrington sitedeveloping a plan for how to clean up mercury that was deposited into the Penob
Mercury remediation work continues at Orrington site
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
developing a plan for how to clean up mercury that was deposited into the Penobscot River from the former chemical plant in Orrington. A scientific study ordered by a U.S. District Court judge found that 6 to 12 tons of mercury were discharged from... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
More fishing grounds closed after mercury contamination foundnew closure area is worrisome. The closed fishing grounds are located downstrea
More fishing grounds closed after mercury contamination found
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
new closure area is worrisome. The closed fishing grounds are located downstream from the now-defunct HoltraChem factory in Orrington, which produced 23,000 pounds of toxic mercury waste each year between 1967 and 1982. The company manufactured... Read more
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Boston Globe
83-old Maine man accused of assaulting girlfriendattacked and attempted to strangle his 85-year-old girlfriend of 22 years, The
83-old Maine man accused of assaulting girlfriend
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
attacked and attempted to strangle his 85-year-old girlfriend of 22 years, The Bangor Daily Newsreports. Francis Murphy of Orrington, Maine, was arrested Friday and appeared at the Penobscot Judicial Center on Monday where his bail was set at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bail set at $50,000 for Maine man, 83, accused of assaulting girlfriendORRINGTON, Maine — An 83-year-old man was arrested after attacking his 85-year-
Bail set at $50,000 for Maine man, 83, accused of assaulting girlfriend
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — An 83-year-old man was arrested after attacking his 85-year-old girlfriend and attempting to strangle her until she passed out, court documents state. Francis Murphy of Orrington was taken into custody Friday on a charge of Class... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Unity Raceway to feature autocrossa minute and a half with the cones,” said Huff. “We had 10 last year, and I’m
Unity Raceway to feature autocross
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
a minute and a half with the cones,” said Huff. “We had 10 last year, and I’m hoping for 20 on Saturday,” the 27-year-old Orrington native added. Huff is in his second full season leasing the track, and he has had two racing cards so far. “I... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor High alum returns to coach boys soccer teamas an administrator at Harbor Hill, a retirement community in Belfast, was an
Bangor High alum returns to coach boys soccer team
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
as an administrator at Harbor Hill, a retirement community in Belfast, was an assistant coach at Calvary Chapel in Orrington when his son Stephen starred for the Sabers before going on to a successful college soccer career at Husson... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Community raising money for motorcycle crash survivorsstrangers came together Monday night to raise money for victims of an accident
Community raising money for motorcycle crash survivors
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 21 days ago
strangers came together Monday night to raise money for victims of an accident that happened last month in the town of Orrington. That's where Breanne McIntyre and John Gerald's motorcycle collided with a car. The two are still recovering from... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Community raising money for motorcycle crash survivorsstrangers came together Monday night to raise money for victims of an accident
Community raising money for motorcycle crash survivors
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
strangers came together Monday night to raise money for victims of an accident that happened last month in the town of Orrington. That's where Breanne McIntyre and John Gerald's motorcycle collided with a car. The two are still recovering from... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former Maine football stars reflect on influence of Muhammad AliJimmy Nelson of Bangor and Ralph Payne of Orrington grew up in a tiny minority
Former Maine football stars reflect on influence of Muhammad Ali
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Jimmy Nelson of Bangor and Ralph Payne of Orrington grew up in a tiny minority during the 1960s. They were among a small number of African-Americans attending and competing in athletics at Maine high schools. In those days, perhaps the most visible... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Heart of the Penobscot reveals plans to boost outdoor recreationin 12 Penobscot Valley communities: Bangor, Bradley, Brewer, Eddington, Hampden
Heart of the Penobscot reveals plans to boost outdoor recreation
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
in 12 Penobscot Valley communities: Bangor, Bradley, Brewer, Eddington, Hampden, Hermon, Holden, Milford, Old Town, Orono, Orrington and Veazie. This plan was created under the leadership of The Trust for Public Land, the Penobscot Valley Council... Read more

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