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WABI TV Blacked Out For DISH Subscribers

DISH TV subscribers woke up on Wednesday and found that WABI TV in Bangor was just a blank screen. It's all due to an ongoing contract dispute between the company that owns the television station and the direct-satellite service provider.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images

A Maine Grandmother Is Kayaking To Guatemala

Deb Walter, a 63-year-old grandmother, from the central Maine town of Troy is embarking on a journey of a lifetime.

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Photo by Andy Capwell
Photo by Andy Capwell

[VIDEO] Reactions of People Drinking Moxie Soda

The annual Moxie Festival is this Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Lisbon and Lisbon Falls. Moxie became the official soft drink of Maine on May 10, 2005 and was created in 1876 by Dr. Augustin Thompson, who was born in Union, Maine.

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Mario Tama, Getty Images

Le Festval de la Bastille

Coming this Friday and Saturday, July 11-12 is the Le Festival de la Bastille at the Calumet Club in Augusta. Live music, fun and fireworks are on the agenda for the two days, but why do the French celebrate Bastille Day?  calumetclub.com

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James Riley

B98.5 Hometown Hero – James Riley

A big Bee salute to our latest 'Hometown Hero' powered by HS Builders and the Red Barn.

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Want To Help The Skowhegan Drive-In? Come To A Fundraiser!

One of my favorite memories while being a kid was when we packed our station wagon with the family and a few neighborhood kids and went to the local drive-in. Drive-Ins peaked in the late 1950's with almost 5,000 theaters.

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David McNew, Getty Images

Augusta State Armory To Hold Job Fair This Tuesday

The Augusta State Armory on Western Avenue in Augusta will be hosting job fair that is geared to military veterans this Tuesday.

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Photo by Andy Capwell
Photo by Andy Capwell

The Roys Performing At This Year’s Blistered Fingers

In the fall of 2010, The Roys, brother and sister, Elaine and Lee visited B-98.5 and they'll be back in Maine next week for the 42nd annual Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Music Festival at the Litchfield Fairgrounds.

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Ruth Black, Thinkstock

Augusta’s YMCA Throwing A Big Party Friday For Their 100th Birthday!

The Kennebec Valley YMCA is celebrating its 100th year in Augusta with a free barbecue and birthday party this Friday.

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Joel Raedle, Getty Iamges

B98.5′s Teacher of the Year 2014

B98.5 and Maine Education Credit Union presented our Teacher of the Year award on Tuesday, June 10th. Each month through the school year we choose a teacher of the month and award them with a Trophy and restaurant certificate. All teachers nominated are in the running for teacher of the year.

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