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Coast Guard Auxiliary seeking volunteers

The Casco Bay Flotilla of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary is looking for new members to join Team Coast Guard. If you are interested in boating and would like to serve your community, there will be an informational session on Tuesday, August 20 at 7:00pm at the South Portland Coast Guard Base. This meeting will […]

Local News – July 31, 2015

Power Cable Delay (Cutler) – A plan to run an under water power cable to the Navy station in Cutler is on hold as costs have increased. The Bangor Daily News reports the cable cost has risen to about $14-million dollars, and the plan needs Congressional approval. The Naval Station currently uses diesel generators to […]

Local News – July 30, 2015

Park – Transportation (Bar Harbor) – Planners at Acadia National Park listened to ideas on how to improve traffic congestion in the park. A public hearing last night is one step toward developing a new transportation plan. Officials say on good days the Island Explorer buses don’t have enough room for everyone who wants to […]