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  1. High water level leads to fast times at Kenduskeag canoe race; MacLean wins for the 10th timeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... the 49th annual Kenduskeag Stream Canoe Race on Saturday. The 16-mile race starts in Kenduskeag and ends in downtown Bangor. BANGOR, Maine - Despite chilly conditions and high water levels, canoers and kayakers raced to fast times through the ...

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  2. Casino report opens door for more resortsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... which a legislative committee will consider Monday, will likely face continued opposition from casino operators in Bangor and Oxford. They've warned that their businesses can't handle any more competition. In order to comment on SunJournal.com, you ...

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  3. Women's Track and Field compete in 4x200 Meters at the Penn RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Maine Black Bears

    ... ack Bears placed 32 overall with a time of 1:42.64, the team consists of Teal Jackson (Brewer, Maine), Grace MacLean (Bangor, Maine), Jaclyn Masters (Auburn, Maine) and Katelyn Guilmette (Coventry, R.I.).

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  4. Lawsuit involving former councilor has Bangor eyeing changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    ... suit. If the ordinance is not changed and the neighbors win the lawsuit, the assistant solicitor said several other Bangor landscaping businesses could be forced to relocate. Last July, City Councilor James Gallant, who did not seek re-election when ...

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  5. Winter gives up a secret - over $4,000 found in parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boston.com

    Winter gave up one of its secrets Thursday when over $4,000 in missing cash was discovered in a Walmart parking lot in Bangor, Maine, officials said. Ou Chen, an employee at Kobe Ninja House, a nearby restaurant, told Walmart employees this winter that he had lost a white envelope containing $4,400 in cash in the parking lot, Bangor Police Sergeant Tim Cotton said.

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  6. Hillier, Derrah lead Bangor baseball team past BrewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    The Bangor High School baseball team secured its first victory of the season earlier this week despite mustering just two hits. It took the Rams just two batters to equal that output Friday afternoon en route to a 14-3 victory over Brewer at Husson University's Winkin Complex.

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  7. Postal employees gather in Brewer to mourn one of their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    Postal Service workers carry the casket of William Schaefer, 54, of Brewer who passed away unexpectedly on April 22. Schaefer was employed for 35 years as a United States Postal Service Letter Carrier, and worked out of Bangor. In honor of Schaefer, the Postal Service released letter carriers in Bangor, Hampden, and Brewer to attend the funeral service at St. Teresa's Catholic Church in Brewer Friday.

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  8. Jazzy John NowakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    Anywho. John Nowak, from Bangor, ME, has been performing professionally for over 50 years.

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  9. Dr. Robert Weiss Offers Expanded Sleep, Pulmonology ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    ... environment that a laboratory for sleep studies, says Dr. Weiss. "Island residents no longer need to travel to Bangor or Ellsworth for treatment of sleep disorders-we have comprehensive treatment options right here on MDI." Sleep disorders not only ...

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  10. Honest Walmart worker finds $4,400 cash while picking up trash in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Honest Walmart worker finds $4,400 cash while picking up trash in the parking lot and helps return it to relieved owner who wanted to send the money to his family Brian Cassidy was picking up trash from the parking lot of the Bangor, Maine store last Thursday when he found the wet stack of cash They discovered that a man who worked at a nearby restaurant, Ou Chen, had reported losing the money while cleaning snow off his car last winter A Walmart employee has been applauded for his honesty after finding $4,400 worth of cash in the parking lot and handing it over to authorities, who returned it to its relieved owner.

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  11. Bangor Wal-Mart employee finds $4,400, helps return it to ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun Journal

    A man who lost approximately $4,400 in cash over the winter had his money returned to him on Thursday thanks to a Wal-Mart employee, according to Bangor police. According to a post on the department's Facebook page written by Sgt.

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  12. The conversation Babe the Blue Ox should start for BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    The artist who brought Paul Bunyan to Bangor's Main Street is determined to end the 31-foot tall lumberjack's 56-year bout with loneliness. J. Normand Martin, who designed the bearded, plaid-donning statue in the 1950s while a partner at Tom Cain Advertising in Hampden, is proposing to add Babe the Blue Ox alongside the Bunyan statue .

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  13. Delayed a week, Kenduskeag river vultures are ready to feedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    Early Saturday morning, hundreds of paddlers will haul their canoes and kayaks off roof racks, launch those boats in Kenduskeag Stream and point their bows toward downtown Bangor, some 16 miles distant. Thousands more will line the riverbanks in places that include Six Mile Falls and Valley Avenue, where they'll perch on rocks, lounge in lawn chairs and wait for the paddlers to arrive.

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  14. Walmart employee finds $4,400 in parking lot, helps return it to ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    Approximately $4,400 in cash that had gone missing over the winter was found by a Walmart employee on Thursday and returned to its owner. Bangor police Officer Dustin Dow presents Walmart employee David Cassidy with a police Challenge Coin on Thursday after Cassidy found $4,400 in cash that had gone missing over the winter.

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  15. Saturday, April 25, 2015: Chem-free lawns, heroic neighbors, Millinocket's sovereignty, hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    ... April 11 BDN letter , "Park is Millinocket's business," reflects a narrow-minded view of community. He excoriates the Bangor City Council for expressing opinions about a proposed national park in northern Maine. He contends Millinocket's proximity ...

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  16. Bill to bring passenger rail back to Bangor gains supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun Journal

    Supporters of passenger rail joined area lawmakers Thursday to speak in favor of a bill that would advance efforts to bring passenger rail back to Bangor . The legislation, from Rep. Michelle Dunphy, D-Old Town, seeks to explore the feasibility of extending passenger rail service north.

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  17. Bangor firefighters respond to chemical spill, fire at FedEx facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    The Bangor Fire Department says a chemical spill and a fire at the FedEx facility on Godsoe Road forced the building's evacuation. Assistant Fire Chief Darrell Cyr said one employee was exposed to hazardous chemicals.

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  18. UMaine Swimming & Diving to Assist at "Erin's Run"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Maine Black Bears

    Members of the University of Maine swimming & diving teams will be on hand assisting and participating at the third annual "Erin's Run" on Saturday, April 25 at the Bangor Waterfront. For the past two year's, the Black Bear Swim & Dive program have been heavily involved in volunteering and participating in "Erin's Run" - a race to end domestic violence.

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  19. Hollywood Casino asks Bangor to cut property value $36.8 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun Journal

    Hollywood Casino is asking the city for a $36.8 million property valuation reduction, arguing the assessment of its gambling complex exceeds fair market value. If approved, the requested property tax abatement would force the city to refund a total of $876,840 to the property-holding companies of Hollywood Casino Hotel & Raceway Bangor.

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  20. Downtown Bangor paid-parking plan headed to committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    A city committee is expected to consider a controversial proposal to expand paid parking in downtown Bangor during a meeting early next month. "I did not mean to knock this process off track with my previous thoughts on this," Sprague told the group.

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