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Howland Hudson Kenduskeag
Kingman Lagrange Lee
Levant Lincoln Lincoln Center
Mattamiscontis Twp Mattawamkeag Medway
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Newport Olamon Old Town
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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
Deputies seek 2 in connection with theft of food pantry cash donation box
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:02:00 -0700
The Penobscot County Sheriff's Office is looking for two people in connection with the theft of a cash donation box at C&K Variety in Hermon.
Parts of Bangor, Penobscot County hit with power outages
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:31:45 -0700
Posted July 27, 2014, at 2:26 p.m. More than 1,000 households and businesses were without power Sunday afternoon in Bangor, northern Penobscot and Piscataquis counties, according to Emera Maine.
Monday, July 28, 2014 Last update: 3:11 p.m.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:16:25 -0700
Posted July 28, 2014, at 3:08 p.m. The executive board of the Penobscot County Chapter of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis visited the Eastern Maine General Hospital in December of 1953 and saw some of the polio treatment equipment demonstrated.
Power may not be restored until midnight in parts of Bangor
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:00:17 -0700
Posted July 27, 2014, at 2:26 p.m. Last modified July 27, 2014, at 9:13 p.m. More than 1,100 households and businesses were without power as of 9 p.m. Sunday in Bangor, northern Penobscot and Piscataquis counties, and Aroostook County, according to Emera Maine.
Verdict in Dana Wilson child pornography case to be announced Tuesday
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:15:07 -0700
Dana Wilson at the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor on June 6. Posted June 30, 2014, at 11:10 a.m.
Older adults have addictions, too. Is Maine ready to address the problem?
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:16:10 -0700
Posted July 18, 2014, at 10:45 a.m. Substance abuse is a growing problem in Maine, and its effects are felt both privately and publicly. The cost of substance abuse to Maine in 2010 was $1.4 billion, according to the Maine Office of Substance Abuse.
Search underway for missing Orrington man
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 06:30:34 -0700
Posted July 18, 2014, at 9:39 p.m. ORRINGTON, Maine — A search is underway for an Orrington man who has not been seen since around 8 a.m. Thursday, Sgt. James Kennedy of the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Friday night.
DJ Dana Wilson found guilty of child pornography possession
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:45:17 -0700
Posted July 01, 2014, at 2:35 p.m. Last modified July 01, 2014, at 6:12 p.m. Dana Wilson (left) and his attorney, Hunter Tzovarras, sit in the Penobscot Judicial Center on Tuesday in Bangor. Wilson was found guilty of possession of child pornography.
Bangor man involved in home invasion in which companion was fatally shot to serve 6 years
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:00:08 -0700
Posted July 22, 2014, at 2:59 p.m. BANGOR, Maine — A local man whose companion was fatally shot during a home invasion in 2012 pleaded guilty Tuesday at the Penobscot Judicial Center to four charges and will serve six years behind bars.
Public safety personnel en route to serious Corinth crash
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 04:49:29 -0700
Posted July 22, 2014, at 4:04 p.m. Last modified July 22, 2014, at 10 p.m.