Storm Ruled a Tornado 

Before Hurricane Bill arrived, there was another weather system that left a mess for crews to clean up in Western Maine.The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was a tornado that hit Oxford County on Friday, leaving behind damaged homes, downed trees, and thousands in the dark.After inspecting the damage on Saturday, investigators say it was an F-1 twister, with winds around 100 miles per hour.It cut a path six miles long and as wide as two hundred yards.The tornado destroyed Young’s Greenhouse, a family run business that has operated in South Paris for 30 years.With the amount of devastation in the area, it will likely take crews a couple of days to clean up the mess.