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Car veered off road on US Route 1in Grand Isle

Car veered off road on US Route 1in Grand Isle

| July 27, 2015

  According to Maine State Police Trooper Daniel Marquis, 19 year old Stephen Benbow was traveling east on US Route 1 in Grand Isle when he veered off the road, struck a pole and came to a rest in a small stream at the bottom of the embankment. Benbow does not recall what happened. He sustained […]

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Lightning Strikes Church, Caught on Camera

Lightning Strikes Church, Caught on Camera

| May 28, 2015

Take a look at this. Now, let’s see that again. “We had the storm go through and it hit the church cross on the top and Carl just ended up being lucky enough to be video taping at that time,” says Grand Isle Fire Chief, Gary Campbell. Carl Bouley, a high school student and a junior […]

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Lightning Strike Hits Church in Grand Isle

Lightning Strike Hits Church in Grand Isle

| May 28, 2015

Video by Carl Bouley. Jr. Firefighter, Grand Isle Fire Department An amazing piece of video sent in by one of our viewers, Bruce Bouley of Grand Isle. Lightning strikes the top of Saint Gerard Mt Carmel Catholic Church.  Bruce tells WAGM this has happened before at the church, and his son Carl a firefighter was lucky […]

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Grand Isle’s Only Plow Truck Is Down After A Crash – Nearby Assistance Will Take Care Of Service

Grand Isle’s Only Plow Truck Is Down After A Crash – Nearby Assistance Will Take Care Of Service

| February 5, 2014

Grand Isle’s one and only plow truck is still out of commission after crashing on Sunday 2/2/14.   There hasn’t been any snow since, but what’s the plan for if and when it does snow? …and when will the plow truck will be ready for action? The sander and the plow on the truck sustained […]

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Grand Isle Plow Involved in Crash

Grand Isle Plow Involved in Crash

| February 3, 2014

At around 9:00 Sunday morning, Gary Campbell was driving the Town of Grand Isle’s plow truck on the Corbin Road in Grand Isle. The vehicle struck a large crevice in the road, spun 180 degrees and into the opposite lane before overturning and coming to rest on its side. The sander disconnected from the truck and slid about forty […]

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