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Local News – May 25, 2018

Abuse Report – DHHS   (Augusta) – Maine’s Human Services Commissioner says his agency found the same shortcomings that a government watchdog agency did when it reviewed the Child and Family Services office.  In a press release to Star 97.7, Ricker Hamilton says to focus is to make sure the two tragedies under investigation never […]

Local News – May 24, 2018

Hospital Voice Mail Out   (Machias) – The hospital serving the Machias area says its voice mail system is down for now.  Downeast Community Hospital callers during off hours are getting a recording explaining the voice mail outage.  A Portland company is working to rebuild the system and should have it ready to go tomorrow. […]

Local News – May 23, 2018

Acadia Transportation Plan     (Lamoine) – Paid parking reservations, a new visitor center, and expanded bus service are among the ideas Acadia National Park is floating to help handle traffic in one of Maine’s hottest tourist destinations  In recent years, the park has closed down the road leading up Cadillac Mountain because there are […]