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Local News – August 15, 2018

Border Pleas (Bangor) – An Australian woman and her Mexican boyfriend face possible jail time and big fines after border agents caught him crossing the border in Calais illegally.  The US Attorney’s office reports to Star 97.7 that 37-year old Sarah Branch admitted she helped 45-year old Benigno Godinez Cortez get to Canada and then […]

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 […]