Part of Fort Knox Opens Early 

Warmer than usual temperatures are prompting another state landmark to open its doors early.Part of Fort Knox in Prospect will be open next week, during school vacation.The fort grounds, visitor center, rest rooms and gift shop will all be available for the public to use.You can visit from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.The actual fort itself will stay closed, since state park rangers aren’t on duty yet.The entire Fort Knox as well as the Penobscot Narrow observatory are set to open on Saturday, May 1st.For more information, you can log onto