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Bradley Brewer Burlington
Carmel Charleston Clifton
Corinna Corinth Dexter
Dixmont East Millinocket Eddington
Edinburg Etna Exeter
Garland Glenburn Greenbush
Hampden Hermon Holden
Howland Hudson Kenduskeag
Kingman Lagrange Lee
Levant Lincoln Lincoln Center
Mattamiscontis Twp Mattawamkeag Medway
Milford Millinocket Newburgh
Newport Olamon Old Town
Orono Orrington Passadumkeag
Patten Plymouth Springfield
Stetson Stillwater Veazie
West Enfield Winn East Corinth
Enfield Stacyville Dedham
Indian Island Cardville Mount Chase
Ripley Sherman Station Carroll Plt
Greenfield Township Macwahoc Plt Molunkis Township
Seboeis Plt East Newport Costigan
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News in Penobscot County, Maine
High winds leave more than 6,000 Mainers without power
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:00:06 -0700
Posted April 15, 2014, at 8:49 p.m. BANGOR, Maine — Emera Maine and Central Maine Power repair crews are working to restore power to more than 6,000 customers, according to the utilities’ live outage and restoration maps.
From dumps to wattage: Maine’s changing waste landscape
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:00:18 -0700
Posted April 04, 2014, at 9:08 a.m. A trash truck driver prepares to dump his load of municipal solid waste at Penobscot Energy Recovery Company in Orrington in 2009.
Woman pleads guilty to involvement with Bangor bath salts distribution ring in 2011
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:30:03 -0700
Posted April 15, 2014, at 5:26 p.m.
Police searching for man in Camden National Bank robbery in Corinth
Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:15:06 -0700
Maine State Police and the Penobscot County Sheriff's Office respond to the report of a robbery in Corinth on Thursday.
Man's body pulled from Penobscot River
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 03:13:18 -0700
STOCKTON SPRINGS, Maine (AP) — Authorities say a man's body has been pulled from the Penobscot River in Stockton Springs.
Corinth man pleads guilty to Bangor bank robbery, sentenced to 6 months
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:15:29 -0700
Posted April 07, 2014, at 6:01 p.m. BANGOR, Maine — A 37-year-old Corinth man pleaded guilty to robbing a Bangor bank during an appearance Monday at the Penobscot Judicial Center.
Orono residents near Stillwater River report water coming into homes, flood warnings issued
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:00:21 -0700
Posted April 17, 2014, at 8:54 a.m. ORONO, Maine — Cresting water along the Penobscot and Stillwater rivers in Orono has prompted the National Weather Service’s Caribou office to issue a flood warning.
Maine pellet mill plans upgrade, new jobs
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 08:46:35 -0700
Corinth Pellets will invest as much as $7 million in the Penobscot County mill.
Local & State Dispatches
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:02:26 -0700
Unidentified man’s body pulled from Penobscot River / Mainers can win cash prize by finding state’s worst road / Church leaders to conduct ritual foot-washing in Portland . . . and more Maine news.
Body found in Penobscot River
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 21:15:20 -0700
Posted April 13, 2014, at 6:02 p.m. STOCKTON SPRINGS, Maine — A male body found in the Penobscot River on Sunday morning has been taken to the Maine medical examiner’s office for identification.