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  1. Oakland man dies after blaze sweeps through camperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Bangor Daily News

    An Oakland man died Tuesday night when a fire swept through his camper, according to the spokesman for the Maine Department of Public Safety. Halley lived alone in the camper, which was parked in the driveway of a friend on Sawtelle Road, McCausland said.

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  2. Active outdoors lifestyle helps versatile junior emerge as Camden...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | Bangor Daily News

    Kristina Kelly of Camden Hills High School in Rockport battles for the ball against an opponent during a game earlier this season. The junior has scored 109 goals to become the program's career scoring leader while sparking the Windjammers into the Class A North title game for the third straight season.

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  3. Why Maine failed to keep some schools from crumblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine's School Revolving Renovation Fund was established some 20 years ago to help districts face the challenges of fixing aging schools , which have made tough choices because of years of underfunding. But that fund has yet to reach its financial goals, and now has little money left.

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  4. T-Mobile merger could be a gamechanger for broadband connectivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    When I first walked into the Maine State House as a young legislator, I knew my mission: advance the livelihoods of Mainers. Even after 25 years in the Legislature as a representative and senator, my mission has remained the same.

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  5. Hampden captures Legion baseball state junior crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Kent Oliver's RBI single tied the game and Adam Rush's RBI single won it as Hartt Transportation of Hampden rallied for a 6-5 victory over Messalonskee of Oakland to capture the American Legion baseball junior state title at Mansfield Stadium on Tuesday night. In the seventh, Keith Pomeroy hit a one-out single, advanced on a wild pitch and then Michael Beaulieu drew a walk.

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  6. East's defense shuts down West for Maine Lobster Bowl triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    The underdog East squad used big plays to break open a first-half defensive struggle and go on to a 40-14 victory over the West in the 29th annual Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Classic football all-star game at Hill Stadium in Saco on Saturday. The win was the fourth for the East in the last six games of the series, which benefits the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

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  7. Hall of fame coach to guide Winslow girls basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Brenda Beckwith was the girls basketball coach at Winslow High School 25 years ago and is looking forward to returning as the head coach this winter after Lindsey Withee resigned as the result of a work promotion. Benton native and former Lawrence High of Fairfield All-State basketball player Beckwith was the Winslow freshman boys basketball coach and the assistant Winslow High varsity boys coach under Ken Lindlof.

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  8. Dozens of vetoes and old fights await the Maine Legislature's return next weekRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Legislature will return on July 9 to handle these bills. Eventually, it will try to reach accord on that are being held up by one party or the other in a battle for leverage, including tax conformity, a fix releasing Clean Election funds for the 2018 campaigns and authorizing a new $105 million transportation bond.

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  9. Pitching, defense propel Bangor past Messalonskee, into 'A' baseball semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    The Bangor High School baseball team entered Wednesday's Class A North quarterfinal not only riding a 16-game postseason winning streak good for four consecutive state championships, but the Rams had allowed only 22 runs during the run that began in 2014. That's 1.4 runs per game allowed amid the most pressure-packed of situations, a testament to pitching and defensive consistency.

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  10. University of Southern Maine baseball star earns first-team All-America honorRead the original story

    May 25, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Jake Dexter of the University of Southern Maine can again count himself among the best Division III baseball players in the nation. For the second straight year, the junior infielder and relief pitcher from Oakland has earned a spot on the ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-America first team as a utility player.

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  11. 'It's not a hipster ax': Maine company reviving state's ax-making traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Stephen Ferguson wanted to buy his godson a Maine-made ax before he headed off to forestry school. That turned out to be impossible without a time machine.

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  12. Resurgent Presque Isle to battle Old Town-Orono in B North hockey finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Presque Isle junior center Jake Stevens has the puck knocked away by Camden Hills goalie Matt Czuchra during a Class B North hockey quarterfinal played at the Forum in Presque Isle on Feb. 27. Presque Isle beat Camden Hills and then Waterville-Winslow in a semifinal to advance to a 7 p.m. Tuesday regional final against Old Town/Orono at Alfond Arena in Orono. His Wildcats didn't qualify for the Class B North playoffs in the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons and, last season, they were thumped in the quarterfinals by Brewer 9-0.

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  13. Hampden girls outlast Messalonskee in OT for 'A' North titleRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Junior center Bailey Donovan, who played the final 6:47 of regulation play and overtime with four fouls, scored five of her team's nine points during the extra period as Hampden Academy outlasted Messalonskee of Oakland 42-37 to capture the Class A North girls basketball championship at the Augusta Civic Center on Friday night. The 6-foot-3 Donovan opened the overtime scoring with a basket after grabbing an offensive rebound to snap a 35-35 tie, then made all three of her free-throw attempts as the top-ranked Broncos never trailed in extra time en route to the program's first regional title since 2011.

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  14. Messalonskee tips Skowhegan in 'A' girls semifinalRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    The Messalonskee of Oakland girls basketball team had a few things working against it during Wednesday's Class A North semifinal against Skowhegan. Sophomore forward Gabrielle Wener, who scored 28 points in the Eagles' quarterfinal win over Medomak Valley of Waldoboro, was limited to one field goal and five points by Skowhegan's Mariah Dunbar.

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  15. Defense propels Skowhegan past Nokomis to A North girls semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Effective fullcourt pressure can pay dividends both immediate and in the longer term, as the Skowhegan girls basketball team displayed Friday afternoon. Coach Mike LeBlanc's second-ranked Indians used their 2-2-1 pressure to build an early double-digit cushion and then wore down No.

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  16. Messalonskee turns away Medomak Valley in A north girls quarterfinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    But combine the championship pedigrees of the likes of Ally Turner and Gabrielle Wener with an active defense that produces transition offense, and it's clear the Eagles won't be an easy out in this year's tournament. Wener scored 29 points and Turner provided much of the offensive choreography and early defensive work Friday as third-ranked Messalonskee of Oakland defeated No.

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  17. Winslow woman, 92, dies in Oakland crashRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Oakland police said Jeannette Vigue, 92, died when two cars collided on Kennedy Memorial Drive at 2:48 p.m. Saturday. Vigue was a passenger in a car that was struck by a truck.

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  18. Messalonskee midfielder named Miss Maine Field HockeyRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Midfielder Haley Lowell, who helped lead Messalonskee High School of Oakland to its third straight Class A North final this season, was selected Miss Maine Field Hockey on Sunday at a banquet in the Augusta Civic Center. Lowell, who will be taking her field hockey skills to Boston University in the fall, registered seven goals and three assists along with a defensive save this fall.

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  19. Former Messalonskee basketball star on mid-major watch listRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Nick Mayo of Belgrade throws down a dunk during a game last season against North Carolina-Wilmington. The former Messalonskee High School standout has been a star at Eastern Kentucky University for the last two seasons.

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