On March 2, 2011, the roof of this ice arena collapsed due to the weight of accumulated snow and ice. Three people inside the building escaped uninjured after the collapse. The arena was built in 1973.
A strongly-named new arena named the Bank of Maine Ice Vault was built on the same location and opened on July 7, 2012.
The Maine Moose Junior A ice hockey team has played at both the old and new arenas. They currently compete in the Northern States Junior Hockey League, which has teams in six northeastern states.
By milwhcky @ 2013-09-15 10:25:28