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Local News – May 25, 2016

Lamoine/MRC (Lamoine) – There may not be enough trash left to commit to a proposed trash to gas plant in Hampden to get the project off the ground. That was one of the revelations last night as voters in Lamoine rejected a plan to commit its trash to the Municipal Review Committee plan to build […]

Local News – May 24, 2016

Lamoine – Town Meeting (Lamoine) – Voters in Lamoine will decide tonight if they wish to send their 550-tons of trash a year to a yet to be built trash to gas plant proposed in Hampden. A special town meeting has the proposed agreement with the Municipal Review Committee on the warrant. The town currently […]

Fatal fire at apartment building ruled accidental.

From Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland:   The State Fire Marshal’s Office says an electrical connection to a wall outlet was the cause of this weekend’s fire at Oxford Meadows. Fire Investigators, working with a state electrical inspector, determined that a wire connected to the outlet on an inside wall of the first floor common […]