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Arthur Destroys Florenceville-Bristol Bridge

| July 16, 2014

The¬†bridge between Florenceville-Bristol and Bath is currently impassable. The land under the bridge gave way during Post-Tropical Storm Arthur, and now the people in both towns have to take a lengthy detour. Bath Deputy mayor Charles McNair says this detour is not just an inconvenience, “The detour which is a twelve kilometer detour is a […]

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Bath Motorcyclist Dies Following Crash

| April 8, 2014

BATH, Maine (AP) – Police say a 30-year-old Bath man involved in a crash last week while riding his motorcycle has died. Police announced Monday that Alexander Coffin died over the weekend at the hospital following his involvement in the crash with a passenger vehicle Friday. Coffin was headed north on Oak Grove Avenue when […]

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BIW in Competition to Design New Cutter

| February 11, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine’s Bath Iron Works is one of three finalists in a design competition for a U.S. Coast Guard cutter. BIW was one of eight shipyards that submitted proposals for the design of the vessel. U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King announced that the Coast Guard on Tuesday narrowed the selection […]

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7-Year-Old Honored for Saving Lives in Bath House Fire

| December 18, 2013

7-year-old Bryson McClendon is considered a hero by some. Back in November, a house he was in caught fire – and Bryson knew exactly what to do … he woke everyone up and made sure they got out of the house. On Wednesday the Bath Fire Department recognized this young man for his incredible actions. […]

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Attempted Abduction a Hoax

| December 12, 2013

BATH, Maine (AP) – Police in Bath say a 12-year-old boy made up a story about a man in a minivan trying to abduct him. The Brunswick Times Record reports that after interviewing the boy again, police have determined the story was a hoax. The boy, who was not identified, initially said the man approached […]

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