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Betty Bryer - 2017 MDI Hospital Volunteer of the Year Photo MDI Hospital
Betty Bryer - 2017 MDI Hospital Volunteer of the Year Photo MDI Hospital

MDI Hospital Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to Betty Bryer, who was named MDI Hospital's Volunteer of the Year for 2017!

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Category: Bar Harbor, Health
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Thinkstock

Blood Drive Tuesday in Ellsworth

There's a real need for blood, especially in the summer, as many "regular" blood donors are away on vacation. There will be a blood drive this Tuesday, July 25th from Noon to 5 in Ellsworth.

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Category: Ellsworth, Health
Photo Chris Popper
Photo Chris Popper

Cancer Free for 10 Years!

This is my nose! 10 years ago I had nasal cancer. Today, I went to Dr. Chasse, my Ear Nose and Throat doctor in Waterville, and he pronounced me 10 year cancer free! Praise God!

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Category: Health
Cindy Campbell, Townsquare Media Bangor
Cindy Campbell, Townsquare Media Bangor

5 Ways To Keep Pets Safe During 4th Of July Celebrations

The 4th of July is a lot of fun for humans, but all the parties and fireworks can be terrifying for pets, so we have a few tips to help keep them safe...

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The Good the MDI Hospital Auxiliary Does

Earlier we told you about the MDI Hospital Auxiliary Bake Sale on Wednesday at First National Bank, but now we want to tell you what the Auxiliary has done with the money.

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Category: Health
Photo Chris Popper
Photo Chris Popper

Air Quality Alert For Sunday

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has issued an air quality alert for the entire coastline of Maine including Coastal Hancock and Coastal Washington Counties on Sunday, June 11th from 10 AM  to 11 PM. This alert extends inland for 15 miles for elevated levels of ground ozone.

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Category: Bar Harbor, Health, Maine
Relay For Life of Hancock County May 29, 2015 Photo - Sydney Palmer
Relay For Life of Hancock County May 29, 2015 Photo - Sydney Palmer

Relay For Life Friday Night June 2 [VIDEO]

The Hancock County Relay For Life returns to the Ellsworth Elementary-Middle School Track after being at Bucksport High School last year. The Hancock County Relay for Life begins at 5 PM Friday night June 2nd with the Closing Ceremonies starting at 8AM on Saturday, June 3rd. As a two time cancer survivor I thank you all for walking, participating and raising money to fight this terrible disease!

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Category: Health, Newsletter
Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Maine Department of Environmental Protection

Unhealthy Ozone Levels on Thursday May 18

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has issued a Air Quality Alert for Thursday, May 18th for All Coastal Regions Including Acadia National Park

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The 10 Commandments Of Keeping Pets Safe In Hot Weather

The hot weather is here, so it's time to start thinking about how to protect your pets, and make sure they're happy and healthy!

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Sabrina Osborne, Townsquare Media

Lunafest Celebrates Women At The Grand In Ellsworth [VIDEO]

A traveling short film festival stops in Ellsworth this Thursday with its celebration of women called 'Lunafest!'

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