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Local News – October 22, 2018

ATV Fatality   (Carthage, ME) – An ATV accident in Western Maine has left a young Massachusetts man dead.  The Maine Warden Service reports to Star 97.7 that 27-year old Taylor Curtin of Belchertown died when the ATV he’d borrowed from a fellow camper in Carthage went airborne and hit a tree.  Curtin did not […]

Local News – October 19, 2018

Bonfire Canceled   (Bangor) – A Bangor juvenile faces terrorizing charges after allegedly posting threats on social media that led police to cancel the homecoming bonfire at Bangor High School last night.  The Bangor Police Department reports to Star 97.7 that a parent brought the posts to the attention of officers.  They decided the school […]

Local News – October 18, 2018

Police Shooting (Bangor) – A 40-year old Bangor man wounded by a police officer this week now faces charges.  The Bangor Police Department tells Star 97.7 that Brian Barker is charged with domestic violence terrorizing.  Officer Dylan Hall shot and wounded Barker this week while responding to a domestic violence call.  Police say Barker refused […]