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  1. Bangor's Manna Ministries says it needs $9,000 to keep operatingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... www.mannamaine.org , with a credit card over the phone at 207-990-2970 or by U.S. mail at Manna Inc., 629 Main St., Bangor, ME 04402. He said checks should be made out to Manna Inc. and asked that donors note "emergency need" on checks, saying Manna ...

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  2. Cousin raising money to buy Dexter couple a car after theirs was destroyed in I-95 pileupRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... of vehicles. I was pinned inside. When the bus hit, it was a heartbreaking sight." He was on his way to his job at a Bangor auto body shop when the crash involving at least 75 vehicles occurred. "His car was totaled by a tractor-trailer. It ...

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  3. Appomattox Road: Cavalry fight at Dinwiddie - Part II: "A ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... "for volunteers to go back" and rescue Comins. Sgt. Hiram S. Coburn of Wells (no relation), Pvt. Otis E. Lufkin of Bangor, and Corp. Charles A. North of North Yarmouth all volunteered to go. The four volunteers entered a "forest made hideous by the ...

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  4. Bangor nightclub Tantrum closes after two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    "It is with great sadness that we are announcing effective immediately that Tantrum will be permanently closed," majority owner Michelle Fern and her husband, Mike Fern, announced in a Facebook post Sunday. Citing competing pressures including a full-time job, family and health concerns, Michelle Fern said the closure had more to do with her family's quality of life than whether the business turned a profit.

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  5. Speed led to 75-car pileup on I-95, speed limit sign recordings showRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Peggy Leonard's vehicle was wedged between 2 semis in the 40-vehicle pileup on Interstate 95 on Feb. 25. Hazardous-weather speed limit signs are posted on the north- and southbound sides of Interstate 95 at mile marker 159. Buy Photo A 75-vehicle pileup shut down the northbound lanes of Interstate 95 between Newport and Bangor most of Feb. 25. Hazardous-weather speed limit signs are posted on both the north- and southbound sides of Interstate 95 at mile marker 159.

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  6. Fellow inmates: Facebook killing suspect confessed to crimeRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... event ticket presales, trips, advance notice on upcoming 710 KNUS events, movie screening passes, giveaways and more! BANGOR, Maine (AP) - Fellow inmates of a Maine man accused of luring a 15-year-old girl to her death via Facebook say the man ...

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  7. Why Emily Cain announced another congressional bid so earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Emily Cain addresses her supporters while waiting for election results at the Hilton Garden Inn in Bangor on Nov. 4, 2014. AUGUSTA, Maine - On Tuesday, Emily Cain made it official: Her aspirations to serve in Congress did not end in November with her loss to Republican Bruce Poliquin.

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  8. LePage vows to keep fighting to kill Maine income taxRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... - the Tax Foundation estimates Maine's rank would rise to 23rd. LePage has one more scheduled appearance in Bangor on Wednesday, at a 6 p.m. public forum at Husson University's Gracie Theater. Gov. Paul LePage speaks at the Maine Heritage Policy ...

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  9. Gov. LePage at Maine Heritage Policy Center event: 'Maine's not competitive'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Gov. Paul LePage will address a Maine Heritage Policy Center luncheon today at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

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  10. Maine Facebook killing suspect describes relationship with victimRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... said the girl wanted a "serious relationship with him." Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1AJhD5O BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A Maine man accused of luring a 15-year-old girl to her death via Facebook said in a recorded police interview ...

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  11. Runners tackle deep snow at Bangor YMCA's first snowshoe raceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Jennifer VanDongen, 37, of Bar Harbor, runs across Branch Lake in Ellsworth while participating in the Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center Snowshoe Race on Feb. 28 at Camp Jordan. Buy Photo Amelia VanDongen, 8, of Bar Harbor, finishes first in the 1-kilometer youth snowshoe race on Feb. 28, at the Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan.

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  12. Smoke & Mirrors: LePage Cutting Methadone FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... the elephant Getting an intake and prescription for Suboxone is exceptionally difficult in Maine. In greater Bangor, one is likely to wait months for a first appointment. The current debate sounds to me like the experts are rightly saying "Hey, this ...

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  13. EPIC Maine: Exploring Pathways to Industries & CareersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    A unique career exploration event being held April 10th, 2015 on the Beal College & Fields4Kids campus in Bangor where attendees can: To make EPICMaine a successful event, we need enthusiastic, communicative front-line workers to share their experiences with attendees. You will get to network with and demonstrate your skills to the attendees.

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  14. Thick ice on Penobscot River thwarts Coast Guard cuttersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    Repeated winter storms and record cold conditions have hampered the U.S. Coast Guard's ice cutting operations on the Penobscot River, raising concern among some officials that ice jams could cause flooding in the spring. The Coast Guard's 65-foot ice breakers have not been able to get within a half-mile of the Veterans Remembrance Bridge that connects Bangor and Brewer, according to Chief Warrant Officer and ice mission manager Bob Albert.

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  15. Why LePage faces daunting history in amending Maine's constitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... in its own right. Taking effect in 1835, it spelled out how elections would be conducted in the emerging cities of Bangor and Portland, which hadn't been cities when the constitution was written, according to Tinkle's book. Many subsequent ...

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  16. Good Friday Concert: Joseph Haydn's "The Seven Last Words of Christ"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    Joseph Haydn's "The Seven Last Words of Christ" for string quartet to be performed at Columbia Street Baptist Church, by the Hallelujah String Quartet April, 3, 7:00 pm. Bangor, Maine, March 4, 2015.

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  17. 'Is it weird to be a little scared?' Nichole Cable asked accused killer before fatal meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... detective told jurors that calls from Dube's phone before about 9:30 p.m. used a tower not far from his workplace in Bangor. The calls and text messages to Mersinger between about 10:30 and 11 p.m. used a tower that encompasses the Gilman Falls area ...

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  18. Bangor water crews repair break on Cumberland StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    A water main break that temporarily closed traffic on a section of Cumberland Street has been repaired, Bangor Water District General Manager Kathy Moriarty said Tuesday evening. It was one of four water main breaks in the city since last Thursday, she said, citing the city's aging water mains and recent low temperatures as the causes.

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  19. St. Patrick's Day DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangor Daily News

    Everyone is invited to a traditional Irish Dinner sponsored by the Knights of Columbus at 5:30 p.m. on March 14th, in St. John's Church Hall, 207 York Street, Bangor ME 04401.

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  20. Eight semifinalists named for Maine's top high school hockey awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor's Jake Fournier looks to shoot past Brunswick's Quinn Solgerg during their Eastern Maine Class A quarterfinal hockey game on Feb. 24 at Sawyer Arena in Bangor. Bangor High School's Jake Fournier and two members of East regional finalist St. Dominic Academy of Auburn are three of the eight semifinalists for the Travis Roy Award, which is given to state's top senior Class A hockey player.

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