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 2020-10-09 23:19 

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Sara Gideon's take on health care...

HERMON There are 25 days until Maine's election and health care is one of Sara Gideon's top issues. As... The post Sara Gideon's take on health care appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 22:04 

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VA Maine records another COVID death, 5 sick staff...

AUGUSTA The Veterans Affairs Maine office announced Friday another veteran has lost their battle with coronavirus, and five staff... The post VA Maine records another COVID death, 5 sick staff appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 21:50 

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Slain Waldo couple remembered by friend, neighbors...

WALDO — A neighbor of the Waldo couple killed Monday remembered them fondly. "Dick and Tina and I were friends.... The post Slain Waldo couple remembered by friend, neighbors appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 21:49 

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Mainers light up for the first recreational cannabis store...

NORTHPORT — Friday was day one for retail marijuana sales in the state of Maine. Some stores even had lines... The post Mainers light up for the first recreational cannabis store appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 21:44 

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Maine Forest and Logging museum...

Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, University of Maine seniors have found a way to be hands-on with their projects. Maine Forest and... The post Maine Forest and Logging museum appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 21:24 

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Fuel leak settlement money being put to good use...

CHARLESTON — Fantastic is the word a Charleston town leader used to describe the five new bridges in town. Chevron... The post Fuel leak settlement money being put to good use appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 20:52 

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Hiker found dead at Katahdin summit...

BAXTER STATE PARK Maine officials say the body of an unidentified hiker was found at the summit of Mount... The post Hiker found dead at Katahdin summit appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 20:44 

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Hancock County grand jury serves up indictments...

ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County grand jury has indicted a Verona man in connection with an incident that happened in... The post Hancock County grand jury serves up indictments appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 20:41 

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Maine company debuts CBD product line for humans, pet...

BLUE HILL — Maine Down East has launched a new, pure CBD product line for humans and pets. The company offers... The post Maine company debuts CBD product line for humans, pet appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 20:39 

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US Department of Energy rep tours UMaine facility...

ORONO — An official from the U.S. Department of Energy got a first-hand look at the University of Maine's Advanced Structures... The post US Department of Energy rep tours UMaine facility appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 20:38 

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Fire destroys Carmel storage building...

CARMEL — Firefighters made quick work of a building fire on Irish Road Thursday morning. Firefighters were called to 217 Irish... The post Fire destroys Carmel storage building appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 15:31 

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Maine CDC reports 1 new death connected to COVID-19...

AUGUSTA — The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday that another Mainer has died after contracting COVID-19,... The post Maine CDC reports 1 new death connected to COVID-19 appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 14:48 

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Fugitives arrested after month on the loose...

RANGELEY PLANTATION — Two fugitives police have been looking for since early September have been arrested. Shawn Batchelder, 36, was... The post Fugitives arrested after month on the loose appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 02:01 

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Cultural commission completes proposal for Estevan Gomez monument...

BANGOR The Bangor Commission on Cultural Development approved the removal of the Estevan Gomez monument. Now it's up to... The post Cultural commission completes proposal for Estevan Gomez monument appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 01:59 

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Maine's hospitality industry projected to lose $1.7 billion...

STATEWIDE A recent study projects Maine's hospitality industry stands to lose more than a billion dollars this year. "We've... The post Maine's hospitality industry projected to lose $1.7 billion appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-09 01:55 

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Bangor says 'goodbye' to snow days...

BANGOR — It's finally happened, snow days are a thing of the past. Instead of building snowmen or drinking cocoa,... The post Bangor says 'goodbye' to snow days appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 22:49 

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Judge rejects plea deal after Bangor man pleads no contest to child sex abuse...

BANGOR — A Bangor man caught in a Maine Sex Offender Registry check done in January was in court Thursday... The post Judge rejects plea deal after Bangor man pleads no contest to child sex abuse appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 22:45 

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Maine jail breaks make history...

STATEWIDE Jail house escapes like the one in Stephen King's "Shawshank Redemption" are not that common in Maine —... The post Maine jail breaks make history appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 22:42 

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Maine Student Film Festival goes virtual, starts Friday...

BANGOR — The Maine Student Film Festival, known for bringing international student filmmakers to the state, is kicking off its flagship... The post Maine Student Film Festival goes virtual, starts Friday appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 22:05 

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Real Men Wear Pink Campaign...

BANGOR In October people wear pink in support of those battling breast cancer ... including real men. "They are... The post Real Men Wear Pink Campaign appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 21:23 

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Representatives pledge to block noncitizens from voting...

AUGUSTA — "This is an issue that's long overdue and needs to be taken care of," Rep. Billy Bob Faulkingham... The post Representatives pledge to block noncitizens from voting appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 21:00 

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Massachusetts man dies after fall from Knife's Edge...

BAXTER STATE PARK — A 74-year-old hiker who got lost in low visibility on Mount Katahdin, suffered a 50-foot fall... The post Massachusetts man dies after fall from Knife's Edge appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 18:57 

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COVID-19 temporarily closes Skowhegan area schools...

SKOWHEGAN — Skowhegan area schools are closed for the remainder of the week after school officials learned Wednesday some students... The post COVID-19 temporarily closes Skowhegan area schools appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 18:56 

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2020 Maine Harvest Festival canceled...

BANGOR — The 2020 Maine Harvest Festival has been canceled as concerns for safety surrounding the pandemic arise. The festival... The post 2020 Maine Harvest Festival canceled appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 18:55 

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Senator Collins visits new shipping container plant...

OLD TOWN — Maine's senior senator praised a public-private partnership that is on the cutting edge of producing secure containers for... The post Senator Collins visits new shipping container plant appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 15:30 

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Professional Logging Contractors holding 'Log A Load' virtually...

MILFORD — Members of the Professional Logging Contractors of Maine are holding their annual Log A Load for Maine Kids... The post Professional Logging Contractors holding 'Log A Load' virtually appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 14:05 

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State sees 35 new cases of COVID-19, Maine CDC says...

AUGUSTA — The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday that another 35 cases of COVID-19 cases have... The post State sees 35 new cases of COVID-19, Maine CDC says appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 13:08 

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Robbinston man dies in fire...

ROBBINSTON — A fire Wednesday claimed the life of a Robbinston man. The fire at 88 Ridge Road was reported... The post Robbinston man dies in fire appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-08 03:54 

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Skowhegan standoff ends with 1 arrested...

SKOWHEGAN (WGME) A standoff Wednesday night in Skowhegan ended with police arresting a person on drug charges. It happened... The post Skowhegan standoff ends with 1 arrested appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 22:52 

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Cyberbullying worsens during pandemic...

STATEWIDE October is National Bullying Prevention Month and the goal is to reduce bad behavior. "I think bullying and... The post Cyberbullying worsens during pandemic appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 22:33 

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Mental evaluation ordered for double murder suspect...

BELFAST During the first court appearance for a Benton man charged in the shooting death of his sister and... The post Mental evaluation ordered for double murder suspect appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 21:43 

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Northern Light Pharmacy opens new COVID-19 testing site...

BANGOR A new COVID-19 testing site is now open in Bangor. Northern Light Pharmacy is offering the tests at... The post Northern Light Pharmacy opens new COVID-19 testing site appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 21:36 

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University of Maine receives $240 million gift...

ORONO The Harold Alfond Foundation announced a $240 million commitment to the University of Maine System. This is the... The post University of Maine receives $240 million gift appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 19:41 

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Domestic violence activism month...

The damage from domestic abuse can be physical, emotional, verbal, and a lot of the time, all three at once. Partners for... The post Domestic violence activism month appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 18:59 

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UPDATE: Bar Harbor man dies after crash...

BAR HARBOR Police say a local man who suffered serious injuries in a crash involving three vehicles in Bar... The post UPDATE: Bar Harbor man dies after crash appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 15:02 

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Garland Street closed for road work...

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 2020-10-07 14:53 

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Search underway for chase suspects...

RICHMOND — Several police agencies are looking for two men who fled after leading authorities on a high-speed chase. Police... The post Search underway for chase suspects appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 14:47 

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Maine CDC reports 39 new cases of COVID-19...

AUGUSTA — The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Wednesday that 39 new cases of COVID-19 have been... The post Maine CDC reports 39 new cases of COVID-19 appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 13:51 

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Driver dies in Swanville crash...

SWANVILLE — A New York man died Tuesday night in a fiery crash on Route 141. Waldo County Sheriff Jeffrey... The post Driver dies in Swanville crash appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 02:37 

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Broad Street park lets expiring...

BANGOR- The new outdoor dining park lets that Bangor residents have gotten accustomed to during the pandemic are going away.... The post Broad Street park lets expiring appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 02:21 

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New Skowhegan Public Safety building options shown to public...

SKOWHEGAN- Seeing is believing, and the public saw for themselves why Skowhegan town officials are clamoring for a new public... The post New Skowhegan Public Safety building options shown to public appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 00:13 

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Police accused of beating porcupines to death with batons...

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — Officials say two Maine police officers accused of beating porcupines to death are facing animal cruelty... The post Police accused of beating porcupines to death with batons appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-07 00:06 

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U.S. Supreme Court turns away Maine GOP appeal on ranked-choice...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has turned down a last-ditch effort by the Maine Republican Party to... The post U.S. Supreme Court turns away Maine GOP appeal on ranked-choice appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-06 23:26 

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Phase 4 reopening to begin next week...

STATEWIDE Gov. Janet Mills announced Maine will be moving into Stage 4 of its reopening plan beginning Tuesday, Oct.... The post Phase 4 reopening to begin next week appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-06 23:25 

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New grant to help homeowners with wells...

STATEWIDE The current drought is causing problems for people who rely on well water. The phones at state offices... The post New grant to help homeowners with wells appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-06 23:23 

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Detroit-style pizza coming to Bangor...

BANGOR A new Detroit-style pizza restaurant is headed to downtown Bangor. Bangor Sandwich Co. will serve personal chewy cheesy... The post Detroit-style pizza coming to Bangor appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-06 22:44 

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Bar Harbor man seriously injured in crash...

BAR HARBOR Police say a local man suffered "incapacitating" injuries in a crash involving three vehicles in Bar Harbor... The post Bar Harbor man seriously injured in crash appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-06 21:50 

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UMaine to host March Against Domestic Violence...

ORONO — On Wednesday, Oct. 7, the University of Maine will be hosting its seventh annual March Against Domestic Violence.... The post UMaine to host March Against Domestic Violence appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-10-06 21:49 

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Harold Alfond foundation provides $500M in grants...

STATEWIDE — Eight organizations across the state will be receiving significant grant funding. From the organization's inception, the Harold Alfond... The post Harold Alfond foundation provides $500M in grants appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ...

 2020-10-06 20:46 

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Despite pandemic, some Halloween events will go on with adaptions...

BANGOR — Halloween events are being shut down left and right because of the pandemic but that doesn't mean some... The post Despite pandemic, some Halloween events will go on with adaptions appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

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