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Local News – May 25, 2015

Bucksport Fire (Bucksport) – A Bucksport family lost their home to fire this weekend as firefighters from three communities responded to the Millvale Road. Bucksport fire officials say they got the call just before 7-o’clock Saturday night that the house was on fire. They called in help from Orland and Orrington. The family that owned […]

DECH Launches Patient Advisory Committee

  From Down East Community Hospital:  Down East Community Hospital held its first Patient Advisory Committee on May 19th.  The committee consists of 5 members of the community that have either been a patient or family member of a patient at DECH and 5 employees of DECH comprised of clinicians, staff, and administrators.  “The purpose […]

Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport renovation project completed

A 3.1 million dollar project that’s been 10 years in the making was unveiled Friday May 22 at the newly expanded Hancock County-Bar Harbor airport. Airport Manager Brad Madeira tells Star 97.7, the terminal has doubled in size and a critical security upgrades were made to be in compliance with post 9/11 security requirements. “FAA […]