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Maine Man Missing in Bangor is No Longer Wearing an Orange Hat

An orange hat that turned up in a Bangor neighborhood belongs to Graham Lacher, who's been missing for 9 weeks. The hat was discovered inside the treeline, off Juniper and Dartmouth Streets in Bangor. Juniper is just off Howard Street, near Stillwater Avenue. What exactly the discovery means about Lacher's well-being is not clear. Did he take the hat off, to make himself harder to spot? Or did he lose it in his travels?
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This Adorable Dog Has Been in a Maine Shelter for 395 Days and Needs a Forever Home

While adopting pets can be one of the most satisfying and rewarding experiences people can have, there always seems to be a handful of pets that fall through the cracks through the process. Everyone loves kittens and puppies, and even younger cats and dogs that show plenty of youthful exuberance. But often times, pets of a certain age are overlooked and left behind, stuck to live out their days in a shelter without a family to call their own here in Maine.
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New York men convicted of Rangeley robbery conspiracy

BANGOR- A federal jury has convicted two New York men for a Rangeley robbery conspiracy after a 6 day trial in Bangor. According to court records and evidence presented at the trial, Andre Muller, 51 , Robert Holland, 42, and 3 other men developed a plan to steal controlled substances from a Rangeley home in July 2016.

A Stowaway Cat Is Famous After Deciding To Join Her Family’s Summer Vacation

Pet parents know how hard it can be to leave furry friends behind when going on vacation. Even when it’s been arranged for every one of their needs to be met and then some — there’s still a sense of sadness when you’re separated from a pet for an extended period of time. It can be hard on pets, too, when they don’t quite understand what’s going on or if their owners are coming back.

Hilariously sarcastic police post details fake cop vs. man with hand in his pants

BANGOR, Maine (TND) — A Maine police department's "marginally world-famous" Facebook page is raising eyebrows and generating thousands of reactions on social media. Retired Lt. Tim Cotton, the social media manager for the Bangor Police Department, is the sole creator of the "Got Warrants?" column on the department's page.

LePage responds to search at Trump’s home

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - TV5 caught up with former governor and current gubernatorial candidate Paul LePage on Tuesday who told us he thought what happened at former President Donald Trump’s home has turned the country into the “banana republic.”. ”This is normally dealt with by lawyers to lawyers...

Man arrested after crashing into Old Town home, running away

OLD TOWN, Maine (WABI) - A Greenbush man who fled the scene after crashing into an Old Town house last week has been arrested. 57-year-old Roger Eldridge is charged with aggravated criminal mischief, eluding an officer and violating his probation and bail. Police say a vehicle driven by Eldridge crashed...

Brewer girl donates hundreds of backpacks to kids

BANGOR–Many students in Penobscot, Piscataquis and Knox counties will receive a new backpack just in time for school thanks to the generosity of an 11-year-old from Brewer. This is the fifth year in a row Ava Burke has chosen to collect backpacks for her birthday instead of gifts, and donate them to the ‘We’ve Got Your Back’ program at Penquis in Bangor.

EVENTS: Recycled Shakespeare Company to perform Much Ado About Nothing

Recycled Shakespeare Company (RSC) is bringing fun and romance to the end of summer with their free performances of William Shakespeare’s much-loved comedy, Much Ado About Nothing. Come hear some of the best witty repartee by Shakespeare when a strong independent woman tries to maintain her liberty in a...

Tesoro Italian Restaurant In Bangor Has Been Sold

Details on the grand re-opening are coming soon. Due to some unfortunate circumstances, the owners of a popular Downton Bangor area restaurant had to put it up for sale, in a recent Facebook post, they have announced that it will soon have new ownership. Just about three years ago, Tesoro...