Fire Tears Through Jim’s Auto Repair in Ellsworth 

A fire tore through Jim’s Auto Repair on Foster Street in Ellsworth this morning. The blaze started around 10:30 in the back of the garage. Four fire departments helped put out the flames. We’re told about 75 to 80 percent of the building is destroyed.None of the ten employees were injured. Fire officials do not know a cause at this point, and say the fire marshal’s office will likely be investigating.