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  1. Kimball wins Modified Enduro race, season titleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Steve Kimball of Holden passed early leader Dustin Lancaster of Milo on a Lap 11 restart and maintained the upper hand the rest of the way on Wednesday night on the way to victory in the 20-lap Modified Enduro feature and the season points title in Wacky Wednesday racing action at Speedway 95. Kimball, who trailed season leader Jeff Overlock Jr. of Hermon by four points going into the night's racing, wound up winning by six points as Overlock finished sixth. Lancaster finished second in the feature, followed by pole sitter Becky Elston Burns of Carmel, Danielle Beale of Hampden and Dennis Burns of Carmel.

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  2. Bangor wants research before deciding potential marijuana restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor plans to start studying how cities and towns in other states have reacted to the legalization of marijuana before figuring out what, if any, restrictions to set for businesses that want to sell it. City leadership hopes to get the ball rolling before the November election, when Mainers will decide whether marijuana should be legal in the state for people over 21. "We're not taking a position on the referendum itself, and we have no intentions of doing so," Councilor Joe Baldacci said during a Tuesday night council workshop.

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  3. Hampden native named New England baseball league's manager of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    Chris Morris of Hampden, who guided the Sanford Mainers to the New England Collegiate Baseball League championship series this summer, has been named recipient of the NECBL's Joel Cooney Manager of the Year award. In his first year as the Mainers' manager, Morris led the Mainers to a 26-17 record good for first place in the Northern Division of the 13-team wooden-bat league, which has featured top collegiate players from around the country since its inception in 1994 and sent more than 100 alumni to the major leagues.

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  4. Man arrested in Holden with 1,000 bags of heroin valued at $15,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    A Hampden man is facing a drug trafficking charge after police found more than 1,000 bags of heroin and an assortment of prescription medications in his possession, according to the Maine State Police. Peter James Tardiff, 30, is charged with aggravated trafficking in scheduled drugs, a Class A crime, according Stephen McCausland, spokesman for the Maine Department of Public Safety.

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  5. Husson picked to win ECFC football championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Husson University of Bangor, which has won or shared the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference championship the past two seasons, has been selected to claim the conference title again this year in a preseason poll. Coach Gabby Price's Eagles received five of the eight first-place votes.

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  6. This Maine medium connects the living with those on the 'other side'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Brewer medium Jeannie Hopkins reads energy and spirits during a recent demonstration at the Filibuster Lounge at the Best Western White House Inn in Bangor. Erika Payson wipes tears from her eyes as Brewer medium Jeannie Hopkins communicates with one of her passed loved ones during a recent demonstration at the Filibuster Lounge at the Best Western White House Inn in Bangor.

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  7. Tractor-trailer rollover ties up I-95 traffic near Hampden exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Bangor Daily News

    A tractor-trailer rollover was causing major traffic problems in both the northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 95, a Maine State Police dispatcher said Tuesday evening.

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  8. Loan From Your Phone Now Available at Maine SavingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine Savings, one of the state's largest credit unions, has released an exciting new upgrade to its mobile banking app that enables members to apply for a personal loan, auto loan, or Maine Savings Visa credit card directly from a mobile device. Traditionally, loan applications were filled out in person during branch hours, a process which can be limiting for many.

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  9. More Maine Red Cross volunteers heading to Louisiana floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Bayou View Elementary School second graders help Gulfport, Mississippi, firefighters load cleaning supplies for flood victims in Louisiana on Tuesday. Contaminated floodwaters impact an area in Ascension Parish, Louisiana where some 40,000 homes have been impacted by the recent flooding, as seen in an aerial view on Tuesday.

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  10. Betts earns first RoadRunner victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Bradley's Sam Betts picked up his first win of the season in the RoadRunner division at Speedway 95 on Wednesday night after stealing the lead from Jason Hyde of Glenburn late in the event. Hyde had been leading, but was spun sideways while overlapping a slower car.

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  11. Stitch by stitch, Maine quilters bring new life to an old traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    One of the quilts that Hampden artist Sally Field, 75, made is seen on Aug. 11 at the Boyd Place in Bangor. Field is one of several area quilters whose work is on exhibit at Boyd Place.

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  12. Shooting of Hampden man an 'out and out accident,' victim's mother saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Police have yet to talk to the Hampden man shot Monday by a longtime friend, but the victim's mother says the shooting was clearly accidental. "It was an out and out accident," Carol Husson said at Eastern Maine Medical Center, where her son, Andrew Husson, was hospitalized.

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  13. Hampden man injured in accidental shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Bangor Daily News

    Deputies had arrived at a Swan Road residence shortly after 5 p.m. when it was reported Andrew Husson, 33, was accidentally shot, Penobscot County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy William Sheehan said. Husson was accidentally shot by Joshua Ireland, 38, of Hermon, according to Sheehan.

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  14. NMMC Therapist Specialty CertifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Bangor Daily News

    Fort Kent~ Michelle Plourde, Northern Maine Medical Center's Therapy Department Supervisor, announced that Lymphedema Treatment services are now available at NMMC. Occupational Therapist, Sarah Levesque, OTRL, CLT, has earned national certification in Lymphedema Treatment and has begun accepting referrals.

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  15. PERC appeals state permits issued to Fiberight's Hampden projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Penobscot Energy Recovery Co .' s battle with Fiberight over central and northern Maine's post-2018 trash disposal future is headed to court.

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  16. Waldo Peirce Reading Room Library CookoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Bangor Daily News

    The Waldo Peirce Reading Room Library would like to thank the following businesses for the generous donations made to the Children's Summer Reading Program cookout. McDonalds Bucksport, Swan Lake Grocery Swanville, Wilson's Market Frankfort, On The Run Winterport, Hannaford in Hampden, Anderson's General Store Frankfort, Hannaford in Bucksport, Tozier's Family Market Searsport.

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  17. Maine Catholic Parishes and Schools contribute more than $45,000 to CRS Rice Bowl in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Parishes and schools in the Diocese of Portland combined to raise over $45,000 for the Catholic Relief Services' Rice Bowl program during the 40days of Lent in 2016. CRS Rice Bowl is a faith-in-action program that encourages Catholics to fill cardboard bowls with monetary donations, giving alms to those in need and honoring Jesus' call to serve neighbors.

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  18. Rockport Select Board chair storms out of Camden-area trash meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Bangor Daily News

    During a lengthy, contentious meeting Wednesday night, the Mid-Coast Solid Waste Corporation narrowly voted to ask residents of its four towns to support sending their trash to a Portland waste facility. The chair of the Rockport Select Board, who also is a member of the trash panel, stormed out of the meeting, saying the corporation was going against the wishes of the citizens.

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  19. Annual boats, homes and harbor show set for weekend in RocklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Bangor Daily News

    More than 60 boats will be in the water and another 100 or so exhibitors will be on land during the three-day event, the largest in-water boat show north of Newport, Rhode Island. The majority of the boats on the docks will be from Maine and New England builders, among them Back Cove, Hinckley, Hunt, Lyman-Morse, Maine Cat, MJM, Morris Yachts, Pursuit/Yarmouth Boat Yard, Sabre and Wilbur.

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  20. Falmouth Country Club golfer takes State of Maine tourney leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Bangor Daily News

    Falmouth Country Club's Shawn Warren shot a 2-over-par 74 for a one-stroke lead in the first day of the State of Maine Championship Tuesday at the Sugarloaf Golf Club. Hampden native John Hickson of Bob's Sporting Goods, the 2014 State of Maine golf champ, was just one shot back in second place, while defending champion Bob Darling of Fox Ridge Golf Club in Auburn stood tied for 12th at 10-over.

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