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Local News – May 18, 2018

Acadia Fire (Bar Harbor) – If you see a lot of smoke on Mt. Desert Island today it’s most likely on purpose.  Acadia National Park plans to burn about an acre and a half about a mile north of Sargent mountain.  Spokeswoman Christie Anastasia reports to Star 97.7 the burn is to get rid of […]

Local News – May 17, 2018

Drug Sentence (Portland) – A 40-year old Connecticut drug dealer who peddled his poisonous wares in Biddeford will spend his next 25-years in federal prison.  The US Attorney’s Office reports to Star 97.7 that Erick Adams received his sentence in Portland.  Adams pled guilty nearly a year ago.  Drug agents say he worked selling crack, […]

Local News – May 16, 2018

Lobster Buying Case (Ellsworth) – A Mt. Desert Island man accused of failing to keep records of lobsters he purchased from local fishermen won’t get a chance to tell a jury his story.  The Ellsworth American reports prosecutors decided to drop charges against Donald Crabtree.  Marine Patrol officers cited Crabtree on failure to report lobster […]