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Local News – April 21, 2015

Drug Stop  (Aurora) – A speed detail in Hancock County yesterday led to  the arrest of two Washington County residents on drug  charges. State Police Lieutenant Rod Charette tells Star 97-7  troopers arrested 29-year old Chad Robinson of Charlotte  and 34-year old Karyn Sawick of Robbinston. She was the  driver and is charged with possessing […]

Acadia National Park open to car traffic for 2015 season

The National Park Service has opened the Park Loop Road at Acadia National Park to all vehicles for the 2015 summer season.   The park’s carriage roads will be closed to all public access and use starting on April 22, 2015, to protect their gravel surface, which softens during the spring thaw, from post-holing and rutting […]

Body washes up on Penobscot River shore

Police report the body of a man washed up in Penobscot Friday. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of a body on the shore of the Penobscot River. Deputies located the remains and determined it appeared the body had been in the water for a period of time before washing up on shore.  The […]