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Local News – February 22, 2017

Post Office Fire (Winthrop) – A heating unit located in the ceiling at the post office in Winthrop may be to blame for yesterday’s fire that destroyed the facility and the mail inside. Firefighters rushed to the scene when smoke started coming from the ceiling – the fire station is less than half a mile […]

Local News – February 21, 2017

W Bach Gone (Portland) – Classical music radio listeners have lost a couple of outlets without explanation. The W-Bach stations broadcasting in mid-coast and Southern Maine went off the air abruptly during the weekend, replaced by either country or rock music. The Bangor Daily News reports W-Bach owners did not return requests for comment after […]

Local News – February 20, 2017

Portland Shooting (Portland) – The Portland police officer who shot a man wielding a pellet gun that looked like a real rifle has been involved in a previous shooting incident. Sergeant Nicholas Goodman fired the fatal shot that killed 22-year old Chance Baker on Saturday outside a strip mall in Portland. Back in 2008 Goodman […]