BC-ME--Maine News Digest 11 am, ME
Maine news from The Associated Press for Saturday, March 30, 2019.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Maine. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 207-772-4157. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
NORTHERN MAINE SNOW
The odds are long that there will be a snowfall record in northern Maine, but most folks aren’t shedding any tears after more than 12 feet of snow. The National Weather Service reports that Caribou currently stands at about 154 inches of snow for the season, about 44 inches shy of the record. SENT: 300 words, photo.
POWER OUTAGE: A Maine utility says hundreds of customers are without power in the area of Bar Harbor and Ellsworth.
WORLD PRO SKI TOUR: The final event of the World Pro Ski Tour season is being held at Maine’s Sunday River.
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