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  1. Death of Wiscasset woman in The Forks ruled accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Police say 33-year-old Kimberly Hill died from blunt force trauma, consistent with striking a guardrail or being run over by a truck.

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  2. Mary Marjorie PlaistedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Bangor Daily News

    Marjorie Plaisted, 88, passed away, June 12, 2016 at a Bangor hospital. Marj was born in Newton, MA, June 5, 1928, the daughter of Roger and Marjorie Plaisted.

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  3. Mary Marjorie PlaistedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Bangor Daily News

    Mary Marjorie Plaisted, 88, passed away, June 12, 2016 at a Bangor hospital. Marjorie was born in Newton, MA, June 5, 1928, the daughter of Roger and Marjorie Plaisted.

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  4. Maine DECD to participate in Small Business Forum June 21 in WiscassetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Bangor Daily News

    WISCASSET, Maine - The Maine Department of Economic and Community Development and Governor's Account Executive Jaimie Logan will take part in a small business forum slated for 8-10 a.m. Tuesday, Since 2011, DECD and its team of Governor's Account Executives have assisted numerous businesses looking to start up, expand or relocate in Maine. The Account Executives serve as a resource for businesses dealing with a variety of issues, such as site location, permitting and licensing, funding, or workforce training.

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  5. Wiscasset voices concerns about nuclear waste to fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Bangor Daily News

    Representatives from the U.S. Department of Energy are touring the country in an effort to develop a durable solution to a decades-old problem that grows by 2,000 metric tons each year - where to store spent nuclear fuel. In their fifth public meeting nationwide, representatives collected input from attendees in Boston on Thursday, June 2, as part of the consent-based siting process initiated by the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future in 2010.

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  6. Wiscasset woman loses $12,000 to 'grandparent scam'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Bangor Daily News

    She said it was 7:30 a.m. on a Monday in May when the phone rang at her home. The caller said, "Hi Grandma, this is your first-born grandson.

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  7. How your kids can spend the summer learning, getting messy on a farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Bangor Daily News

    As summer approaches, several Maine farms are preparing for groups of campers who will spend their days at farm camp working with animals, gardening, exploring nature and hopefully getting some dirt under their fingernails, too. "Our motto is hands in the dirt fun," said Holly Sheehan, co-director of Farm Camp , a 12-year-old environmental literacy program with farm locations in Cape Elizabeth and Wiscasset.

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  8. How We Die in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Bangor Daily News

    Enjoying a repeat screening due to the exceptionally positive response in April 2016, the award-winning documentary How to Die in Oregon will show on June 22, 2016 at 1pm at the Harbor Theatre, 185 Townsend Rd, Boothbay Harbor. In 1994, Oregon became the 1st state to legalize physician-assisted death.

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  9. Environmental testing at former Wiscasset power plant could set stage for redevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Bangor Daily News

    In the final week of May, a team from Ransom Consulting, an environmental engineering firm with an office in Portland, was combing through areas of concern on the 33 acres known in Wiscasset as the Mason Station peninsula. The firm collected soil, soil vapor, and water samples; conducted hazardous material inventories of the maintenance building and pump houses for the former Mason Station plant; and dug test pits in the northern portion of the peninsula, formerly a landfill and coal-fill area.

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  10. Historic New England announces summer programs and new toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Bangor Daily News

    Historic New England in Wiscasset, which includes Castle Tucker , announced tickets are now available for several new tours and programs. * Ian Fowler, director of the Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education at the University of Southern Maine, will present "Mapping Revolutionary Maine: George Sproule's 1772 Map of the Midcoast," 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 23, Nickels-Sortwell House barn, Federal Street.

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  11. What we can agree on on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | Bangor Daily News

    For Mainers, it marks the beginning of the time when we start seeing more and more out-of-state plates; when traffic clogs Route 1, especially near Wiscasset, and locals begin to use alternate routes; and when seasonal stores and restaurants begin to be open every day of the week. Many of us are celebrating this weekend, along with the rest of the country, the usual way: with cookouts, a day at the beach, taking in some baseball, and spending time with family and friends.

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  12. Small Business Forum In Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | Bangor Daily News

    Lincoln County Regional Planning Commission is partnering with state, federal and regional business and economic development agencies to present a Small Business Forum on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. The free Forum will take place at the LCRPC's office, 297 Bath Road, Wiscasset from 8 am to 10 am.

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  13. 'Wish you were here': Maine's story told through postcardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Bangor Daily News

    This year marks the 100th anniversary of Maine Postcard Day, a little-known holiday proclaimed by Gov. Oakley Curtis in April 1916 as an early bid to promote tourism. "It is a patriotic duty to proclaim Maine's charms and make known to the nation that her people are ready and eager to extend [her] hospitality," the then-governor wrote in his proclamation, which asked all Mainers to send a picture postcard to their friends outside the state.

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  14. USDA awards $4.3 Million to Wiscasset Water District to replace century-old water linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Bangor Daily News

    USDA Rural Development State Director Virginia Manuel has announced that Wiscasset Water District has been selected to receive a total of $4.35 million for major infrastructure upgrades. "This important project will ensure over a thousand Maine residents have access to the most basic human necessity- clean, safe drinking water.

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  15. Eleanor Luce HardyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Eleanor Luce Hardy, 87, of Belfast, passed away peacefully May 19, 2016 with her family by her side. She was born November 18, 1928 in Newburgh, Maine, daughter of Henry and Ethel Luce.

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  16. Website names the best town in each state to find antiques. Here's the pick for Maine.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    The website HouseBeautiful.com rattled off what it considers the best towns in every state for antique shopping, and in Maine, anointed Wiscasset. "Whether you'd like to sleep where you shop at The Marston House or power through a day amidst 16,000 square feet of antiques at Wiscasset Village Antiques , this town proves there's more to Maine than lobster."

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  17. Wiscasset's new police chief on dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Wiscasset's new police chief has arrived. Jeffrey Lange was sworn in and began duty on Monday, May 16; he brings nearly 30 years of public safety experience to his new role as head of the Wiscasset Police Department.

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  18. Margaret M. RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Margaret M. Robinson, 85, wife of the late Merton "Bud" E. Robinson, passed away May 16, 2016, at Hibbard Nursing Home, Dover-Foxcroft. She was born April 11, 1931, in Etna, the daughter of Robert and Edith MacDougall.

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  19. This Washington County restaurant's lobster roll was named best in Maine and Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Red's Eats in Wiscasset makes an appearance, as does The Clam Shack in Kennebunkport. Seven of the 10 are in Maine, which has us asking how three Massachusetts rolls made the list, but hey, it's from a national magazine.

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  20. Fatal crash in Wiscasset remains under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Jiri Slosar, 65, of Lexington, Massachusetts, was driving a Jetta that apparently crossed the center line on Route 1 and struck a vehicle driven by Henry Barstow, 83, of Bristol, according to Wiscasset police. Alice Barstow of Bristol died in the crash.

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