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Local News – August 18, 2017

Escapee Captured (Warren) – A 26-year old from Surry will likely face extra time in prison after he walked away from a work detail this week in the Rockland area.  Police captured Jacob Carney after he failed to return to the Bolduc facility because he walked off the job.  Carney is serving a 2-and-a-half year […]

Local News – August 17, 2017

Cherryfield Murder (Machias) – The details have started to emerge from last month’s murder and arrests in Cherryfield.  The victim, 55-year old Sally Shaw of New Gloucester, died from a single gunshot wound to the head.  She knew her alleged killers.  Affidavits released yesterday say Shaw drove her boyfriend, 37-year old Carine Reeves of New […]

Local News – August 16, 2017

Dam Removal (Penobscot) – Workers have started to dismantle a leaking cement and steel dam from Wight Pond in Penobscot.  The removal will make way for a natural fish passage to the pond, allowing for alewives to safely go through to lay eggs.  The dam was an impediment to the fish making their way back […]