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  1. Lobsterman gets fine, jail for crimes in StoningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weekly Packet

    Theodore Gray, a 34-year-old lobsterman from Orland, will spend two days in Hancock County Jail and pay a $50,000 fine after pleading guilty to possession of undersized and V-notched lobsters, both Class D crimes, and molesting lobster equipment, a civil violation. He appeared in Ellsworth District Court on October 17. Department of Marine Resources Commissioner Patrick Keliher also suspended Gray's license for three years, beginning June 23 of this year, according to a press release from the Maine Department of Marine Resources.

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  2. Christmas Angels begins 26th seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weekly Packet

    Now in its 26th season, the Christmas Angels are gearing up to spread their wings with holiday cheer. The program provides gifts of warm clothing to children in need who reside in Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Castine, Penobscot, Sedgwick, Surry, Orland and Deer Isle/Stonington, according to a news release.

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  3. MDOT commissioner lays out Route 15 work for next five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weekly Packet

    When Maine Department of Transportation Commissioner David Bernhardt attended the 75th anniversary of the Deer Isle-Sedgwick Bridge in June of 2013, he said the On Tuesday, October 28, Berhnardt attempted to deliver on that commitment by outlining a plan of various works projects on the 37-mile length of Route 15 from Orland to Stonington. The Maine Better Transportation Association dubbed Route 15 "The Worst Road in Maine" this year.

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  4. Hugh James InglisRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Hugh James Inglis of Orland, Maine and Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida lost his battle with cancer, 26 October 2014, in Jacksonville, Florida. Born 21 October 1944, in Boston, Massachusetts, Hugh was the son of the late Hughena and George L. Inglis.

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  5. Maine lobsterman fined $50,000 for violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | National Fisherman

    An Orland lobsterman who had his license suspended earlier this year for multiple fishing violations has pleaded guilty to fishing-related crimes in Hancock County, according to state officials. Theodore Gray, 34, pleaded guilty last week in Hancock County Unified Criminal Court to possession of undersized and v-notched lobsters and to molesting lobster gear.

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  6. Suspended Orland lobsterman pleads guilty to fishing-related crimes, ordered to pay $50,000 fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Bangor Daily News

    An Orland lobsterman who had his license suspended earlier this year for multiple fishing violations has pleaded guilty to fishing-related crimes in Hancock County, according to state officials. Theodore Gray, 34, pleaded guilty last week in Hancock County Unified Criminal Court to possession of undersized and v-notched lobsters and to molesting lobster gear.

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  7. WERU receives $2,000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Weekly Packet

    Community Radio a $2,000 grant to be used for the creation of a new "web portal" for online and mobile delivery of the radio station's content such as archival radio programs, news about community issues, local arts and cultural offerings and more, according to a news release. is a noncommercial, grassroots media organization that broadcasts at 89.9 Blue Hill and 99.9 Bangor, with studio and offices in East Orland.

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  8. DOT commissioner to lay out plan for Route 15 fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Weekly Packet

    ... Hill Peninsula and Deer Isle who have witnessed the steady deterioration of the 37-mile long road that reaches from Orland to Stonington, running through Penobscot, Blue Hill, Brooksville, Sedgwick and Deer Isle along the way. ] used to get funded ...

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  9. Acadia National Park: Find the best fall foliageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | USA Today

    ... of Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills. This drive begins in the small coastal village of Blue Hill and ends in Orland. You will pass through Brooklyn, the boatbuilding capital of the world, where the famous Wooden Boat School and magazine are ...

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  10. Acadia National Park: Find the best fall foliageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | USA Today

    ... of Penobscot Bay and the Camden Hills. This drive begins in the small coastal village of Blue Hill and ends in Orland. You will pass through Brooklyn, the boatbuilding capital of the world, where the famous Wooden Boat School and magazine are ...

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  11. 'Everything is changing': Impact of Verso Paper mill closing will ripple beyond BucksportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Tom Pelkey of Orland trims logs to fit his truck Thursday in Blue Hill. Pelkey says he can't make a living hauling to Jay with his small truck once the Verso Paper mill closes.

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  12. Castine man hurt in Orland crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Bangor Daily News

    The Hancock County Sheriff's Office and public safety personnel from Orland and Bucksport are shown at a single-vehicle crash on Bucksport Road in Orland on Tuesday afternoon in which a 25-year-old Castine man was injured and his 1997 Lincoln Continental heavily damaged. The Hancock County Sheriff's Office and public safety personnel from Orland and Bucksport are shown at a single-vehicle crash on Bucksport Road in Orland on Tuesday afternoon in which a 25-year-old Castine man was injured and his 1997 Lincoln Continental heavily damaged.

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  13. Responders at scene of single-car accident on Route 1 in OrlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Bangor Daily News

    A dispatcher at the Hancock County Sheriff's Office said the accident occurred on Route 1, but no other information was immediately available.

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  14. John Danville Cole Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Bangor Daily News

    John Danville Cole Sr., 89, of Orland/Winn passed away October 4, 2014 in Bangor surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 5, 1925, the son of Gilford and Lottie Cole of East Winn.

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  15. WERU-FM Community Radio Recipient of $2,000 Grant from Bangor Savings Bank FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Capital Weekly

    ... grassroots media organization that broadcasts at 89.9 Blue Hill and 99.9 Bangor, with studio and offices in East Orland. It broadcasts a wide variety of music and public affairs programs produced largely by volunteers. The station has been in ...

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  16. Castine church seeks new ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Weekly Packet

    ... names were recommended including Neve, Peter Fairbank of Bucksport, Elaine Gerard-Climo of Penobscot, Anne Price of Orland and Anne Parsons, Emma Sweet, and Brooke Tenney of Castine. During the summer, the committee surveyed members and friends of ...

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  17. Does Penobscot need a harbor ordinance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Weekly Packet

    ... services for the Maine Department of Transportation. If approved by the three towns affected-Penobscot, Castine and Orland-Route 175 (Castine Road) would be renumbered to Route 166 from Castine to Routes 1 and 3 in Orland. Castine Selectmen have ...

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  18. Man accused of driving away after co-worker fell out of truckRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... began calling 911. State police tracked down a truck and trailer that had been described to them by witnesses to Orland, Maine. Authorities said Ferral, also from the Pelican State, and Velasquez were traveling to Maine for work when Ferral fell out ...

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  19. Louisiana Man Indicted in Connection with July Hit and RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... the body to police and an investigation was begun. Massachusetts State Police later located a truck and trailer in Orland, Maine matching one seen near Burlington that night. Authorities allege Ferral and Velasquez had been traveling to Maine for ...

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  20. Wildlands group mountain bike ride on Sept. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ORLAND, Maine - Celebrate Great Maine Outdoor Weekend with a seven-mile, expert-level ride in the Great Pond Mountain Wildlands, which will connect the Dead River and Great Pond Mountain Trails to the summit of Great Pond Mountain and back. Dirt roads, highly technical sections of trail and steep climbs and descents are featured.

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