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Bangor Daily News

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October 21st, 2014

US to funnel travelers from Ebola-hit region through 5 airports

NEW YORK — The United States ratcheted up its safeguards against Ebola on Tuesday, requiring travelers from three countries at the center of an epidemic in West Africa to fly into one of five major airports conducting enhanced screening for the virus. The restrictions on passengers whose trips originated in … Read more

October 21st, 2014

Central Boys Soccer 2 at Orono 7

At Orono, Maxime Neitshke and Kam Stockley scored two goals apiece to propel the Red Riots to the win over Central. Nathan DeSisto, Fredric Linden and Anthony Bottie added one goal each. For Central, Joe Nawojezyk and Caleb Show each scored one goal. Orono goalie Alik Espling made five saves … Read more

October 21st, 2014

Mattanawcook Boys Soccer 3 at Houlton 2

At Lincoln on Senior Day, Riley Coburn’s second half goal from 25 yards out proved to be the game winner, giving Mattanawcook Academy a 3-1 lead and a victory over Houlton. After a scoreless first half, goals from Brady Hawkins and Brett Crocker helped the Lynx jump out to a … Read more

October 21st, 2014

Police, MDEA raid suspected meth lab in East Millinocket

EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — An unidentified man and woman were being questioned by police Tuesday night in connection with a suspected methamphetamine lab allegedly discovered in their Main Street apartment. Investigators with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency had been assisting East Millinocket police with processing evidence at the rear, second-floor … Read more

Acadia National Park News

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October 9th, 2009

Beech Mountain Fire Tower to Open

Weather permitting, the Beech Mountain fire tower will be open on Saturday, October 17, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Beech Mountain is an excellent spot for viewing the fall foliage. A ranger will be available to answer questions, and Smoky Bear items will be waiting for children who make it to the top. Dogs on leash are allowed to accompany hikers to the top, but cannot climb to the top of the tower because of the open grating on the steps and platform. Warm clothes are strongly recommended. Read more

October 7th, 2009

East Face Trail Reopens

The East Face Trail, renamed the Orange and Black Path, has reopened after a three-year closure. The trail was damaged in an October 2006 earthquake. Read more

October 1st, 2009

OctoberVisitor Center Hours

October hours begin today for Hulls Cove Visitor Center. The visitor center will be open from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. this month. The last day is October 31. Read more

September 15th, 2009

Construction on West Side of Park

Contractors will be repaving roads and parking lots on the west side of the park this fall, starting September 21, which will require temporary closures during the work day. Read more

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