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Local News – December 18, 2018

Fiberight Further Delayed (Hampden) –  A plant that will turn trash into biofuel looks like it won’t be in full operation until next summer now.  The Fiberight plant which is under construction in Hampden, was supposed to have opened last April.  Construction delays pushed back the opening, and plans were to slowly start accepting trash […]

Local News – December 17, 2018

Storm (Ellsworth) – Schools in much of Downeast Maine are closed for the day.  Winter weather advisory is up for the entire day, and by the time the snow stops early tomorrow morning, a new 8-inches will coat the road surface.  Plow trucks have been out since about 3AM treating road surfaces which were covered […]

Local News – December 14, 2018

Expulsion Hearings (Ellsworth) The Ellsworth School Board will hold a special meeting Monday to discuss the possible expulsion of two students. The Ellsworth Elementary Middle School suspended two students last week after another student reported hearing the pair allegedly discuss committing a violent act at the school the next day. Ellsworth police investigated and charged […]