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Bangor Traffic Rerouted

| March 6, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A main road in Bangor was slick with ice after a six-inch water main broke in the downtown area. Bangor police redirected traffic around the ice slick that formed when a water main broke early Thursday morning in frigid temperatures just above State Street on Broadway. Repair crews were on the […]

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LePage Warns Mainers to Stay Off Roads

| January 6, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Governor Paul LePage is urging Mainers to stay off the road as dropping temperatures turn standing water into ice. The National Weather Service says about 1 inch of rain fell throughout Maine on Monday with temperatures reaching 50 degrees in some places. But most of the state will see temperatures drop […]

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Penobscot Narrows Bridge Reopens

| December 31, 2013

VERONA ISLAND, Maine (AP) – The Penobscot Narrows Bridge has reopened to traffic a day after it was closed when large chunks of ice fell off the cables and damaged cars. The bridge that carries U.S. Route 1 over the Penobscot River and connects Verona Island to Prospect reopened Monday night after some ice was […]

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Snowmobile Trail Groomer Goes Through The Ice

| March 26, 2013

A Portage man is lucky to be alive after the groomer he was operating went through the ice early Tuesday morning. Crews worked all day to get the heavy machine out of the water. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli reports.

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