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Some trails reopen while others close at Acadia National Park

From Acadia National Park spokesman John Kelly: (Bar Harbor, ME) The National Park Service (NPS) has reopened Precipice, Valley Cove, and Jordan cliffs and associated trails in Acadia National Park to public entry as of today. The NPS closed these areas on March 17 to protect the peregrine falcons from inadvertent disturbance or harassment during […]

Local News – July 29, 2016

Castine Fire (Castine) – Fire left significant damage to an innkeeper’s home in Castine. The call to the building behind the Pentagoet Inn on Main Street in Castine came in just before 3-o’clock yesterday afternoon. Firefighters from Orland, Penobscot, Bucksport and Blue Hill rushed to help the Castine department contain the flames. No injuries reported […]

1 dead, 2 injured – police investigating

From Maine State Police Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland: State Police say one man is dead and two others have been injured in a confrontation at a home in Rangeley early this morning.  Several people are being questions by detectives.  The two injured men were taken to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston and one […]