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Local News – June 26, 2019

Gouldsboro Town Meeting (Gouldsboro) – Voters in Gouldsboro gather tonight for the annual open town meeting.  They’ll find out the official results from voting yesterday which elected new Selectmen and decided whether to continue funding a small police department.  We’ve not yet received the vote outcome here at Star 97.7 but expect results later this […]

Local News – June 25, 2019

Robber Pleads Guilty (Bangor) – Last March 59-year old Ronald Tilley of Hampden put on a black mask, hoodie and sunglasses and walked in the back door at a Down East Credit Union branch in Bangor.  He told a teller that he would shoot unless she gave him money.  She did, and he ran off […]

Local News – June 24, 2019

Plane Crash   (Bar Harbor) – All three people on board a bi-plane that crash landed in a marsh behind MDI High School walked to safety late Saturday morning.  Ambulances carried them to the hospital for a checkup; the injuries were not terribly serious.  It’s not clear why the plane went down. The scenic flight […]