Separate Fires Damage an Apartment Building and Museum
There have been no injuries reported in two separate fires last night that have damaged an apartment building in Old Town and a wildlife sanctuary museum in Ellsworth.
The Ellsworth fire was reported just after 6 last night at the Standwood Wildlife Sanctuary, also known as Birdsacre.
Local Business Destroyed by Fire
Fire investigators are sifting through the hot spots and rubble this morning trying to determine what sparked a massive blaze last night in Hancock County.
The fire call came in to Hancock County Regional Dispatch around 7:45 last night and fire crews were dispatched to Harbor Drive in Bass Harbor.
Frigid Fire Fighting is Nothing New for the Bangor Fire Department
It was a brutal Thursday night in January, back in 2004, when Bangor fire fighters were called out in subzero temperatures for a report of smoke coming from the Bangor Masonic Hall building at the corner of Main and Water Streets. I vividly remember that night turning my scanner off for the evening …
Investigation Into Early Morning Fire in Bangor Begins Friday
Just before 1am Thursday morning fire crews from Bangor were called out to Court Street in an "all hands" fire which meant every fire unit in Bangor was assigned. Departments from Brewer and Hampden were contacted and placed on standby.
Assistant Fire Chief Rick Cheverie said when f…