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  1. Annika Rod & Fly changes locations, remains in BrewerRead the original story

    Friday May 26 | Bangor Daily News

    Don Corey is in the process of moving Annika Rod & Fly to Acme Road in Brewer. At the time, Corey said he had enough inventory in storage to fill the tiny 160-square-foot space twice over, and joked that he had "10 pounds of crap in a 5-pound bucket."

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  2. Emera Maine using helicopters as part of line repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Using helicopters to support workers and equipment on the ground, Emera Maine is starting a repair and maintenance project along a 100-mile stretch of an important transmission line to extend the life of the line and ensure safe and reliable delivery of electricity. Work along the transmission line, from Orrington to the Aroostook County town of Orient, will involve replacement of some equipment as well as the complete rebuild of 70-80 structures identified during routine inspections.

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  3. Fundamentals of Fly Fishing by Joe Bertolaccini is a great bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Bangor Daily News

    I have a friend who wants to take up fly fishing this year, and I've got the perfect book for him. Joe Bertolaccini's Fundamentals of Fly Fishing is full of great information and guidance, and not just for the new fly fisher.

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  4. At 39, this former millworker is starting a new career as a firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Former Verso worker Ryan Pickoski of Bucksport puts on his gear during a gear drill at Orrington Fire Department Wednesday. Pickoski is beginning a new life as a firefighter, thanks in large part to Rapid Response and an internship created for him at Orrington Fire Department.

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  5. Maine takes a step closer to charging deposits on 'nip' liquor bottlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Bangor Daily News

    A bill to include "nip"-sized liquor bottles in Maine's bottle redemption system cruised through the House on Tuesday in a 111-34 vote. Framed by some as an environmental bill and others as an economic development bill - Rep. Richard Campbell, R-Orrington said he has deposited $450 in a savings account for his 2-year-old grandson, just from roadside bottles and cans - LD 56 would put a deposit on all wine and spirits bottles instead of just on those more than 50 milliliters.

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  6. 10 new game wardens graduate on April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Ten new wardens graduated April 27 in Vassalboro. They are, , Nick Raymond of Winslow, Fort Kent District; Megan Miller of Pittsfield, Mars Hill District; Lauren Roddy of Belgrade, Jackman District; Kayle Hamilton of Buxton, Clayton Lake District.

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  7. Hampden trash-to-energy plant to get $45 million in tax-free financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    The Finance Authority of Maine has agreed to back a future waste-to-energy plant in Hampden by providing access to $45 million in tax-exempt bond money. Maryland-based Fiberight LLC asked FAME for the bond to help construct and operate a $69 million project in Hampden and to get the best interest rate, according to CEO Craig Stuart-Paul.

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  8. Jaclyn Silk joins Bangor Savings Bank as assistant VP and branch manager on State StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Jaclyn Silk has joined Bangor Savings Bank as assistant vice president and branch manager for the bank's location on State Street in Bangor. Silk joins the bank from People's United Bank, where she served in a variety of roles including customer service associate, commercial and government banking loan representative, financial service associate, and most recently branch manager for their Brewer, Orrington, Orono, and Milford locations.

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  9. Orrington Historical Society to discuss purchasing Enterprise GrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ORRINGTON, Maine - The Orrington Historical Society will discus purchasing Enterprise Grange at its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, at the Methodist , 14 Center Drive.

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  10. LSU football player with strong Maine ties receives prestigious honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Christian LaCouture of Louisiana State University celebrates with teammates after making a tack during a game in 2015. The senior defensive lineman, the son of former University of Maine hockey player Dave LaCouture and Orrington native Amy LaCouture, recently was honored as the Tigers player who will wear their coveted No.

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  11. Judge upholds state permits for Hampden waste-to-energy plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    In a decision that affects trash disposal for more than a hundred Maine communities, a Superior Court judge has denied a competing solid waste disposal group's arguments and upheld state permits for a new waste-to-energy plant by Fiberight LLC in Hampden. Justice Michaela Murphy, in a 30-page decision issued Wednesday, affirmed the Maine Department of Environmental Protection's decision to issue permits to Maryland-based Fiberight for air emissions, solid waste processing, stormwater management and compliance with the Natural Resources Protection Act for a $69 million waste processing and recycling facility on the Cold Brook Road.

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  12. Bangor man cleared in 2009 stabbing, charged Monday with five feloniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Ryan Witmer, 40, was charged with aggravated assault, domestic violence criminal threatening, domestic violence terrorizing, domestic violence reckless conduct and domestic violence assault, after the 1 a.m incident that involved some type of weapon, the sergeant said. Betters declined to release details about how Witmer came to the attention of law enforcement, what type of weapon was involved and what Witmer reportedly did to get charged, referring all questions to detectives handling the case.

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  13. Orrington's Endless Yard saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Friday, July 21, 2017 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 22, 2017 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 23, 2017 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thousands of treasure seekers have made Orrington, Maine the best place in region to find the most incredible bargains. Be a part of the "thrill of the hunt" as you scour the bins, boxes, tables, lawns and garages at over 100 households participating in this annual extravaganza all over the town of Orrington.

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  14. St. Patrick's Day fundraising supper at Orrington churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Traditional St. Patrick's Day corned beef and cabbage supper will be held 5:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, March 17, at East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road.

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  15. Recent research sheds light on heron woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Great blue herons are among the easiest birds to identify. They're great, they're blue, they're herons.

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  16. Picture of the Past 1/19/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Fred Hardin of Orrington, a troop greeter for about two years, listens to Bion Foster, the outgoing chairman of the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce, as he recognizes the dedication of the troop greeters and reads letters from thankful soldiers at the Chamber's annual dinner in Bangor in 2005. Thank you for reading your 4 free articles this month.

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  17. Older Mainers build bone strength and camaraderie in this free, volunteer-led programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Kathy Zeman, 66, of Bucksport lifts a weight over her head during the Bone Builders class exercise at the The Heritage apartments in Brewer. The program is intended for area seniors to have a regular exercise routine.

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  18. Former Unity Raceway manager joins Speedway 95 staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    This weekend marks the unofficial start to the auto racing season with the 29th annual Northeast Motorsports Expo at the Augusta Civic Center. Orrington native Nick Huff, a graphic designer who had leased Unity Raceway from Ralph and Nancy Nason the last two seasons, has been added to the administrative roster at Speedway 95. "He will be in charge of the drivers.

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  19. Changes afoot for Curran HomesteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    One hundred years ago, when the Curran family began operating a subsistence farm near Fields Pond, they couldn't have imagined their ordinary way of life would one day be the subject of a living history museum that brings Girl Scouts, blacksmith students and many others to their farmhouse doors. Nor could they have imagined that their homestead would one day connect rural Orrington with Newfield, a small York County town that is home to the 19th Century Willowbrook Village.

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  20. Maine has ice earlier this year, but people should exercise cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Gary Arsenault, 65, of Winterport packs up his ice fishing gear on Swan Lake, Jan. 25, 2016. The mild weather drew him out, but the fish weren't biting.

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