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Thunder Hole January 3, 2017 Photo Chris Popper
Thunder Hole January 3, 2017 Photo Chris Popper

Thunder Hole January 3 ’17 [PHOTOS/VIDEO]

The surf was starting to kick up Tuesday afternoon January 3rd, 2017. This video was shot January 3, 2017 about 2:15 PM. Winds had just started to pick up. Winds tonight are expected to be Easterly 20-30 miles per hour with gusts up to 50 miles per hour

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L-R: Irik, Hilary, and Martin Tobin Photo Maine Coast Memorial Hospital
L-R: Irik, Hilary, and Martin Tobin Photo Maine Coast Memorial Hospital

Ellsworth Welcomes 1st Baby of 2017

Although not the 1st baby born in Maine in 2017, Irik Rea Tobin was the 1st Baby born at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital in Ellsworth in 2017!

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Photo Taylor Stewart
Photo Taylor Stewart

Charlie Brown Is Home!

Charlie Brown is Home! Charlie Brown who went missing on December 29th was found not far from home this morning January 3rd!

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Category: Bar Harbor, Pets
Photo via Facebook
Photo via Facebook

Charlie Brown is Missing!

This is Charlie Brown and he's missing! He ran off from Hinckley's Cottages in Hull's Cove on Thursday morning, December 29th. He's a former stray, so he's very skittish, and may not answer to his name!

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Category: Bar Harbor, Pets
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High Wind Watch For DownEast Maine

Forget the snow in Coastal Hancock and Washington Counties, we are going to have to watch out for lots of wind Thursday evening into Friday morning. To that extent the National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Watch for Coastal Hancock and Washington Counties including Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Blue Hill, Eastport, Machias and Cherryfield.

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Photo Carol Bult via National Park Service
Photo Carol Bult via National Park Service

Hiker Injured on Icy Precipice Trail

27 year old Tyler Wood, who had completed the entire Appalachian Trail this year, suffered serious injuries on the Precipice Trail on Christmas Day, December 25th. According to his Facebook page, his right shoulder was dislocated and broken along with a broken right wrist. His left shoulder was also dislocated. A rib or two was fractured. Wood was scheduled to have surgery in Eastern Maine Medical Center on December 26th.

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Route 3 Reconstruction Meeting

Representatives of the Maine Department of Transportation will be holding a Open House on Wednesday, January 4th from 6 PM to 8 PM at the Bar Harbor Municipal Building on Cottage Street, to talk about the upcoming Reconstruction Project and the Construction Timetable.

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Category: Bar Harbor, Travel
Photo Courtesy Jeff Dobbs The Acadia Channel
Photo Courtesy Jeff Dobbs The Acadia Channel

Acadia Channel Archives – A Little Drummer Boy [VIDEO]

Another classic from Jeff Dobbs and the Acadia Channel. This was taken from a Mount Desert Island Christmas from 1982.

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Nearly 4000 Emera Maine Customers Without Power Friday Morning

Nearly 4000 Emera Maine customers were without power on Mount Desert Island on Friday, December 16th, with power having gone out at around 8:34 AM. According to the Emera Maine Live Power Outage Map, power is estimated to be restored around 11 AM

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Photo Jesup Memorial Library
Photo Jesup Memorial Library

Jesup Quilt Auction Benefit

The Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor is conducting a silent auction between now and December 18th for 28 beautiful story book quilts, with all proceeds benefiting the Library. The quilts,all designed around children's books, feature themes like "Frozen", Where the Wild Things Are" and "Goodnight Moon".

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