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Expect Lots of Traffic This Weekend
Drivers in the Ellsworth, Bar Harbor and Bangor areas -- and everywhere in between -- should be ready for increased traffic this weekend. The combination of free admission to Acadia National Park Thursday-Sunday and the American Folk Festival in Bangor will bring thousands of people to the region.
Ellsworth Tim Horton’s Temporarily Closed
Patrons of Tim Horton's in Ellsworth were disappointed early Monday morning when they tried to order their morning coffee and donuts, as they were met with temporarily closed signs on the entrance and on the marquis.
Bar Harbor House Destroyed By Fire
A house located at 219 Bay View Drive in Bar Harbor was destroyed on Friday morning, Aug. 5 despite the efforts of seven fire departments.
Crews Battle Fire on Bayview Drive in Bar Harbor
Motorists are asked to avoid the Bayview Drive in Bar Harbor, as seven area fire departments are fighting a structure fire Friday morning as of 10:10 a.m.
Acadia National Park Offers Free Admission
The National Park Service has announced that there will be free admission at all 412 National Parks, including Acadia National Park August 25-28 in celebration of its centennial birthday month.
Air Quality Alert Friday
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has issued an Air Quality Alert for Coastal Hancock County including Acadia National Park on Friday July 15th from 11 AM to 11 PM.
Lobster Fisherman Lands 1-in-30 Million Catch
Congratulations to Michael Carroll of Southwest Harbor who landed a calico colored lobster aboard the F/V Molly Hock on Monday July 11th.
There’s No Parking In The Ocean [PHOTO]
It happens at least once every year. Someone from away finds what they can only think is the most perfect place to park their vehicle in Bar Harbor. They leave West Street and go to Bridge Street and lo and behold there's a sand bar. A sand bar that leads to Bar Island.
MDI Graduate Creates Beautiful Time-Lapse of MDI, Acadia National Park [VIDEO]
If you have any doubt to the beauty of Acadia National Park, Will Greene, a recent graduate of MDI High School will convince you otherwise, when you watch the video he has created.
Sheriff’s Office Searching for Hancock Man [UPDATE]
The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is searching for Sean Davis, 30, from Hancock.