Tag Archive for Maine

Big snake loose in Maine or is Wessie a hoax?

Cross posted from DOUBTFUL. Back in June, locals of Westbrook, Maine said they saw a large snake slithering around. After no sign of the beast a week later, a Westbrook police officer witnessed it eating something near Riverbank Park on the Presumpscot River. A second officer called in also saw it. From their Facebook page: On…

Rare blue lobster found in Maine

Continuing our long-running theme of weird lobsters… Blue lobster caught in Maine spared the dinner table, will head to aquarium. A lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster. WCSH-TV reports Jay LaPlante of the Miss Meghan Lobster Catch company caught the curious creature in Scarborough around 10:45 a.m. Saturday.…

Smells like meth, but no meth. People evacuated.

Mysterious odor, ailments prompt evacuation of Bangor Housing building — Bangor Maine. Bangor Housing Authority officials may never know what caused contamination that may have led some Autumn Park West residents to take ill, according to the authority’s executive director. Last week, tenants in four one-bedroom units at the complex on Union Street were evacuated…

Rare four clawed Maine lobster

Maine fisherman Zach Donnell makes a rare catch! 4-clawed Maine lobster spared from pot. A rare four-clawed four-clawed Maine lobster has been spared from the pot, thanks to a local fisherman. Donnell said he will probably donate the crustacean to the Maine Department of Marine Resources in Boothbay. The office is closed for the season,…

It’s a shame psychic crime fighting doesn’t work

Psychic crime fighter joins search for woman missing two decades — Aroostook — Bangor Daily News. Cindy Owens has worn out two pairs of shoes searching the woods of northern Maine since her friend Virginia Sue Pictou-Noyes went missing two decades ago after leaving a Bangor hospital. On Saturday the search was joined by a…