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News in Penobscot, Maine

Angela McLaughlin, Penobscot County - Press Herald
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:05:42 GMT


Press Herald

Angela McLaughlin, Penobscot County
Press Herald
She previously was a literacy coach for grades pre-K-8 in the Glenburn Public School District in Penobscot County. She joined Glenburn in 2000 ... McLaughlin has a master's degree in literacy education from the University of Maine. She now helps to ...

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Missing 9-year-old swimmer in Penobscot County found dead - Press Herald
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:09:23 GMT


WCSH-TV

Missing 9-year-old swimmer in Penobscot County found dead
Press Herald
A 9-year-old girl who was reported missing after swimming in the Mattawamkeag River in northern Penobscot County on Friday was found dead Saturday morning, a spokeswoman for the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife said. The girl's body was ...
Missing swimmer in Penobscot County found deadWCSH-TV
Missing 9-year-old swimmer found dead in Penobscot County riverDaily Journal
Missing 9-Year-Old Swimmer Found DeadNECN

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Massachusetts man arrested on drug charges in Northern Maine - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Sun, 16 Aug 2015 00:16:30 GMT


WCSH-TV

Massachusetts man arrested on drug charges in Northern Maine
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
He was arrested and charged with possession of crack/cocaine, a Class C felony, and taken to the Penobscot County Jail in Bangor. Urby remained in custody Saturday. He was being held on $310 cash bail. The driver, Shontina Rankin, 30, was not charged, ...
Massachusetts man arrested on drug charges in MaineWCSH-TV
Newport traffic stop results in Mass. man's drug arrestWGME

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Accused Northern Maine Shooting Spree Suspect Indicted in Penobscot County - WAGM
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:52:37 GMT


WAGM

Accused Northern Maine Shooting Spree Suspect Indicted in Penobscot County
WAGM
Accused Northern Maine Shooting Spree Suspect Indicted in Penobscot County. Updated: Wed 2:53 PM, Aug 26, 2015. A man accused of going on a shooting spree in Northern Maine last month has been indicted. State Police say 35-year-old Anthony Lord ...
Accused murderer Anthony Lord indicted in Penobscot CountyWCSH-TV
Houlton man accused of rampage that left 2 dead indicted in Penobscot CountyBangor Daily News
Suspect in July rampage in northern Maine indicted on murder chargePress Herald
NECN
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Moose mating season increases danger for drivers - WLBZ-TV
Fri, 04 Sep 2015 22:59:15 GMT


Moose mating season increases danger for drivers
WLBZ-TV
According to the latest data available from Maine's Bureau of Highway Safety, there have been a total of 5,501 car, moose accidents between 2004 and 2013. With the highest concentrations of accidents in Aroostook and Penobscot Counties- 2,105 and 719 ...

Medway man accused of setting mobile home ablaze - Bangor Daily News
Fri, 04 Sep 2015 15:13:23 GMT


Bangor Daily News

Medway man accused of setting mobile home ablaze
Bangor Daily News
Markham was out on bail at the time of the fire but was being held at Penobscot County Jail when police charged him in connection with the fire, McDunnah said. Markham is a convicted felon who had 11 charges pending against him at the time of his ...

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Millinocket property tax rate rises as valuation plummets - Bangor Daily News
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 21:39:32 GMT


Bangor Daily News

Millinocket property tax rate rises as valuation plummets
Bangor Daily News
But according to the state compilation, Maine's average municipal property tax rate was $14.49. The average rate in Penobscot County for 2013-14 was $18.22. The state's list, which dates back to the 2003-04 fiscal year, shows that the Katahdin region ...

Lincoln pool hall to hold fundraiser for drowned girl's funeral - Bangor Daily News
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 23:12:53 GMT


Lincoln pool hall to hold fundraiser for drowned girl's funeral
Bangor Daily News
The body was recovered about 9:30 a.m. Saturday by Maine game wardens. Carissa disappeared ... The incident is being reviewed by the Penobscot County district attorney's office, District Attorney R. Christopher Almy said Thursday. The review is ongoing.

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Bipartisan backroom budget bloviators beg rebuttal - The Ellsworth American
Fri, 04 Sep 2015 12:57:21 GMT


Bipartisan backroom budget bloviators beg rebuttal
The Ellsworth American
Jim Dill (D-Penobscot County) and Dave Burns (R-Washington County) continue to make ludicrous claims about what this budget does and doesn't do. Dill's column in the Penobscot Times (July 9) and Burns' op-ed in The Ellsworth American (Aug. 6) echo ...

SOCCER NOTEBOOK: Numbers, JV teams on upswing - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 23:55:18 GMT


SOCCER NOTEBOOK: Numbers, JV teams on upswing
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Friday is opening day for soccer teams throughout central and southern Maine (Aroostook County schools started playing in August), and coaches and players around the area are going into the season buoyed by the fact that there will be more chances to ...