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Machias’ Washington County: One Voice Voted Anti-Tobacco Youth Group of the Year

    From Healthy Acadia:  The Washington County: One Voice student group from Rose M. Gaffney Elementary School (RMG) was selected as the 2015 Partnership for a Tobacco-Free Maine’s Anti-Tobacco Youth Group of the Year.   The award, presented during the Maine Youth Action Network (MYAN) Leadership Summit held in Augusta each October, recognizes a group […]

Local News 11-30-15

Kidney Donor Sought (Ellsworth) – While many folks were shopping for Christmas this past weekend, a Sorrento man was out looking for a kidney for his stepson. The Ellsworth American reports Gary Mehl held up a bright yellow sign at street corners in Downtown Ellsworth and near the Wal-Mart entrance asking for a kidney and […]

***UPDATE*** Coast Guard oversees salvage near Stonington

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – Coast Guard crews ensured a successful salvage operation of a 42-foot fishing vessel Saturday after it sank in about 70 feet of water at its mooring ball on Friday in Stonington, Maine. Weather and nightfall prevented safe operations Friday, and salvage efforts resumed Saturday at 6 a.m. The fishing vessel has […]