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Local News – August 14, 2018

Hancock County Treasurer (Ellsworth) – When voters in Hancock County cast ballots in November’s election, no names will appear next to the County Treasurer’s office.  No one ran in either party primary and no one submitted petition signatures to appear as an independent on the ballot.  The Ellsworth American reports current county finance director Pamela […]

Local News – August 13, 2018

Gardiner Deaths (Gardiner) – State police say a man who shot himself in front of a State Trooper was originally from the Dedham area.  Police pulled over Gyrth Rutan of Sturbridge Massachusetts last week in Gardiner.  After he shot himself, officers found a woman’s body inside his trunk.   Massachusetts police are investigating her death, and […]

Local News Headlines – August 10, 2018

Blue Hill Hospital Name (Blue Hill) – For decades people have known the hospital in Downtown Blue Hill as Blue Hill Memorial Hospital.  That’s going to change soon.  Hospital officials tell the Ellsworth American that Eastern Maine Health Services will rename the facility as Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital.  The hospital will have a new […]