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Breaking News: Corrina Elementary School Lockdown Lifted – Man Taken Into Protective Custody

UPDATE: 3:30PM The lockdown at Corrina Elemtary School today (Aug. 29) was lifted after about an hour-and-a-half and a suspect has been taken into protective custody.

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Maine Gas Prices Are Higher This Week

Maine gas prices have been steadily rising over the past few weeks and the upward march continues this week. According to the price-monitoring website, GasBuddy.com, the average gas prices in Maine is now $2.227 per gallon up from $2.190 from last week.

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Watch The Beautiful Footage Escorting Civil War Soldier Back To Maine

Civil War Solider, Army Pvt. Jewett Williams' remains were escorted from Oregon to Maine by the Patriot Guard Riders.  The footage shows various stops and ceremonies along the way.  The soldier, along with the Maine chapter of the Patriot Guard Riders will make the final journey to Hodgdon, Maine on September 17th.  

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Maine State Senator: Censure May Be in Order for Governor

A Maine state senator says legislative leaders are considering whether to hold a special session to censure the governor following recent controversial remarks.

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Things You Need to Know Today: U.S. Secretary of the Interior Visits New Katahdin Monument + 2 New Books with Central Maine Ties

Here are the things you need to  know today......

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How Good Is Maine’s Community College System?

Source: WalletHub
It is back to school time and many teenagers will be spending their first day at college. Many community colleges prepare our youth with a trade for good paying jobs and the popularity of community colleges has been on the rise.

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40 Year Old Twinkie Still Looks Like a Twinkie

 

It was in 1976 when then-chemistry teacher Roger Bennatti at George Stevens Academy in Blue Hill, Maine started a four decade long unscientific study on Twinkies.

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Maine Beer-Testing Lab Helps Students Learn Chemistry

A Maine professor is hoping to brew interest in her chemistry class by keeping the topic on beer.

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Things You Need to Know Today: Heating Oil Prices DOWN + Lauren LePage Hired By Trump Campaign

Here are the things you need to  know today......

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Paco the Parrot Missing in Central Maine

There’s a parrot on the loose in Central Maine. It’s an African Grey by the name of Paco and flew off its owners shoulder when it became spooked.

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