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  1. A New Dam Day Dawns At Upper DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... logs into Mollychunkamunk, now Richardson Lake, for the next leg of the journey to the mills downriver in Berlin and Rumford. The log drivers discovered that the pool they had created below the dam held great numbers of huge brook trout. Word ...

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  2. Quarry Road Trails to host Eastern Cup Nordic Ski RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... coming weekend." In 2016, Quarry Road Trails hosted an Eastern Cup as part of the Bates Carnival that was moved from Rumford to Quarry Road's snowmaking loop due to a lack of natural snow. In February of 2013, Quarry Road hosted another Eastern Cup ...

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  3. Study: Maine electricity customers unlikely to benefit from new natural gas storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    The California consulting firm Navigant has concluded almost all proposals for using stored natural gas to protect Maine electricity customers from wintertime price spikes won't be worth it, especially if a major regional pipeline is expanded. With or without a pipeline, the consultants projected a proposal for storage facilities in Brewer or Rumford would not deliver a benefit to electricity ratepayers.

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  4. Nearly 100,000 CMP customers have no power FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Sun Journal

    ... mostly rain. The National Weather Service is reporting that 27 inches of snow fell in the town of Oxford, while Rumford received 23 inches and Auburn had 18 inches. In order to comment on SunJournal.com, you must hold a valid subscription ...

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  5. Scrappy Panthers work to sixth at Atlantic InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    ... tying fifth-place Biddeford. The team scores were: Marshwood of South Berwick 252.5, Wells 126, Mountain Valley of Rumford 125, Dirigo of Dixfield 115.5, Biddeford 61, Medomak Valley 60.5, Lisbon of Lisbon Falls 57, Kennebunk 49, York/Traip 33, Oak ...

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  6. How local artists are using provocative art to respond to the era of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... as he collaged the head of Trump peering over a brick wall flanked by a sign for Maine mill towns like Mexico and Rumford. He intends to design a slew of pinatas with Trump's likeness and have them made in Mexico, Maine. A line of safety pins is in ...

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  7. Search for new town manager begins againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    With the announcement that Linda-Jean Briggs will resign as of the end of January to head to Rumford, the Waldoboro Board of Selectmen is again charged with the task of searching for a new town manager. The longest-standing manager in the town's history was Lee Smith, who reigned for one month shy of 21 years - from January 1987 to December 2007.

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  8. Trump should look beyond the past, stop promising to make coal great againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... produced in Maine comes from natural gas. The state's only coal-burning power facilities are at paper mills in Rumford and Westbrook. Both primarily burn wood but can burn coal. Regulations do play a role in the price of coal. However, it is ...

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  9. Republicans have made big gains in rural Maine. Can they hold them?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... blue: She won 56 percent of votes and every town in the district, from a narrow victory in Patrick's home base of Rumford to 14 of 17 votes in Magalloway Plantation on a remote part of the New Hampshire border. Districts like this embody ...

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  10. Woodstove changeout program highlights importance of updating your home's hearthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... as efficiently and cleanly as they can." When it launched, the Maine voucher program covered residents in the Rumford River Valley communities of Andover, Byron, Canton, Carthage, Dixfield, Hanover, Peru, Mexico, Roxbury and Rumford. This fall, the ...

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  11. Celebration for all women in the military at Rumford eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    A celebration for all women in the military will be held at 9:30 a.m. through lunch Saturday, Nov. 19, at Napoleon Ouellette Post 24 American Legion, 184 Congress St. Nail painting, hair dressers, mini-massages, breakfast with coffee, tea, muffins, guest speakers and raffles.

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  12. Dixfield, Canton, Carthage, Peru vote to withdraw from RSU 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Sun Journal

    ... 10 would give them local control of their tax dollars and save money. Also of concern was some schools in RSU 10's Rumford region are in need of significant repairs and updates, especially Rumford Elementary School and Mountain Valley middle and ...

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  13. Jarrod Crockett ahead by 2,000 votes at 11 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Sun Journal

    ... th probate law. Kreckel graduated from Syracuse University College of Law in 1984, and has worked as a lawyer in the Rumford area since 1993.

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  14. Candidate questions, ballot questions and General Assistance costsRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | Twin City Times

    ... have no reputation to lose. This week two nasty Democratic senators, trust-funder Justin Alfond and John Patrick of Rumford, found themselves with egg on their face. They brought an ethics complaint against Republican Senator Ron Collins, accusing ...

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  15. Author leads New Mainers panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    ... which she holds an M.S. in Journalism. She was born in Bangor and raised in a village on the Androscoggin River near Rumford. This presentation is hosted by the library and offered as a free community event in in anticipation of the 30th annual ...

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  16. Panel clears Maine GOP senator of wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Sun Journal

    Republican Sen. Ron Collins of Wells was cleared of any wrongdoing in his use of taxpayer dollars by the Maine Senate Ethics Committee, which met Thursday for the first time in its 27-year history. The committee of two Democratic and three Republican senators voted 4-1 after hours of deliberations to find that Collins did not commit the ethical breaches he was accused of by Democratic Sens. John Patrick of Rumford and Justin Alfond of Portland.

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  17. Panel clears Maine GOP senator of wrongdoing, rips absent Democrat who accused himRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Republican Sen. Ron Collins of Wells was cleared of any wrongdoing in his use of taxpayer dollars by the Maine Senate Ethics Committee, which met Thursday for the first time in its 27-year history. The committee of two Democratic and three Republican senators voted 4-1 after hours of deliberations to find that Collins did not commit the ethical breaches he was accused of by Democratic Sens. John Patrick of Rumford and Justin Alfond of Portland.

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  18. Tea, Talk and Tour at Norlands: Civil War Veteran Remembrance ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... him Collector of Customs of the Port of Portland. Upon retiring in 1877, Washburn later became president of the Rumford Falls Railroad and also president of the board of trustees for Tufts College in Medford, Massachusetts. The Aroostook County town ...

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  19. Maine GOP senators seek hearing on fraud allegations, say Democrats are 'mud-slinging'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... hearing of the facts." The senators' request comes a day after they were accused by Democratic Sen. John Patrick of Rumford of fraudulently collecting taxpayer-funded travel reimbursements. At issue is whether the senators double-dipped by ...

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  20. Sen. John Patrick accuses 2 GOP colleagues of 'fraud'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Sun Journal

    A Democratic state senator asked Senate President Mike Thibodeau on Monday to convene a panel to investigate "potential fraud and misuse" of legislative travel reimbursements by two Republican senators. The request from Sen. John Patrick, D-Rumford, came 15 days before the November election in which Democrats are mounting a strong challenge to take back the Maine Senate majority, with Thibodeau, a Republican from Winterport, as one of their main targets.

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