Fire Destroys Shop 

A fire broke out at Jim’s Auto Repair shop on Foster Street in Ellsworth.The blaze started around 10:30 this morning in the back of the garage.Employees who were working at the time were able to escape without injuries.However, fire officials say most of the building was ruined.”The attached garage there is probably 80 to 75, 80 percent burned but I don’t know if they’ll be able to save some of the structural members or not,” said Ellsworth Fire Captain, Kevin Deprenger.No cause has been determined, but the State Fire Marshal is investigating.