Local focus: Fire and ice
Searsmont Fire Deptartment burns the debris from six demolished buildings at the former Sprowl Building Component property now owned by Robbins Lumber on Saturday, Jan. 12. The Searsport Fire Department partnered with the Belmont Fire Department for the controlled burn for training purposes and to raze the old buildings. Around 18 firefighters participated in the exercise. The blue streaks in the photo are sleet being caught by flash.