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BERLIN — Burgess BioPower continues to move forward on its plan to co-locate a hydroponic commercial greenhouse on the former mill property using waste heat generated by its steam condenser. The biomass plant is also working with the city on its application to heat streets and sidewalks in t…

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BERLIN —The signs recognizing Berlin High graduating seniors that line the Glen Avenue entrance in the downtown were vandalized.

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GORHAM — Gorham Paper and Tissue has agreed to pay $187,799 in fines to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for health and safety violations uncovered during an investigation following the fatal injury of employee Brian Leclerc last fall.

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BERLIN — Human remains were found off Kent Street Thursday night, but as of press time Monday, no identification had been released by the authorities.

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BERLIN — The public’s opportunity to comment on the city council’s proposed fiscal 2021 budget is this Wednesday, May 27 at 6:30 p.m. except because of COVID-19 there will not be a physical meeting. In keeping with state directives limiting gathering public gathering, the hearing will not be…

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COOS COUNTY— For her efforts to improve life in the Androscoggin Valley, Joan Merrill has been named the 2020 recipient of the Sylvia Evans Citizenship Award.

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BERLIN — An outdoor graduation is being planned for Berlin High seniors. The plan, developed by a committee of seniors, parents and staff, is to hold a graduation ceremony on Gaydo Field on Friday, June 12.

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WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan heard from North Country officials that while positive COVID-19 cases are few, the financial impact is tough for a region where margins were already tight before the pandemic.