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Though Late in Season, Game Wardens Still Checking Boats

| September 2, 2013

Cloudy skies and rain in the forecast didn’t make for an ideal Labor Day to be out cruising the waters — but weather didn’t stop game wardens from patrolling our area’s lakes to make sure those who were out there this holiday were being safe. Ed Christie, District Game Warden says, “Some of the things […]

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Operation Drywater in Full Force This Weekend

| June 28, 2013

The wet weather won’t keep people off the Maine waterways this weekend. Boaters will be out and about. But so will three law enforcement agencies stepping up checks and enforcement…cracking down on drugs and alcohol use on the water. Shawn Cunningham reports on Operation DRYWATER.

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News Source Focus: Boating and Swimming Safety

| July 17, 2012

Summer is well underway… and the beautiful weather we’ve been having, is the perfect reason to head outside. But while activities like boating and swimming are enjoyable, they can also be dangerous. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari kicks off the first of a three part series on summer safety.

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Keeping the Waters Safe This Weekend

| June 22, 2012

There’s going to be a crackdown on anyone operating a watercraft this weekend. Maine Wardens will be participating in Operation Dry Water from now until Sunday… Increasing their patrols and enforcing safety while out on the water. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has a look at the national campaign and what boaters should be aware […]

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