Stinson Plant in Gouldsboro Sold 

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The nation’s last full-time sardinecannery is getting a new life after being shuttered for 10 months. The president of Massachusetts-based Live Lobster Co. saidFriday that his company completed a deal to buy the Stinson Seafoodplant in Gouldsboro, Maine. Bumble Bee Foods LLC closed the plantin April, costing nearly 130 jobs. Live Lobster originally wanted to close the deal in October,then January. While late, the deal is welcome news for local officials. Live Lobster President Antonio Bussone has said he hopes to hire 30 and 40 people and to start buying lobster and selling bait at the former cannery by late spring. Eventually, he says, the company plans to establish a lobster-processing operation at the site.