Comments for: Maine Air National Guard base on heightened alert

Posted Sept. 09, 2011, at 7:07 p.m.

BANGOR | The Maine Air National Guard base is on heightened alert as the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks approaches. The state’s force-protection level was increased Wednesday after Defense Secretary Leon Panetta authorized raising the level for military installations nationwide. Maine military leaders have known for weeks …

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