Fire Officials Investigating Afternoon Fire 

A Northport family will be without a home this Christmas after fire tore through their house Friday afternoon.According to the Northport Fire Department, a grandmother and two kids were able to get out of the burning home on Cheri Lane safely.The grandmother did suffer minor burns.Fire crews from Northport, Belfast and Lincolnville were able to contain the blaze to one half of the home, but the other half did suffer major smoke damage.Fire officials tell us the State Fire Marshal’s Office will be investigating the cause of the fire.We’re told the family was able to save all the Christmas gifts that were inside the home.