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MDEA Busts Drug Ring In The Town Of Mexico

Officers from the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Maine State Police made several arrests today (April 28) in connection with an investigation into the interstate trafficking of heroin and cocaine in greater Rumford-Mexico.

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What’s Going On At The Portland, Maine (PWM) Airport?

Anybody know what's going on at the Portland airport?  A friend was running...for fun...near/around PWM when she discovered these jets.  For all intents and purposes, we will refer to these as nothing more than 'jets' because I don't know the fancy schmancy military names for them.  

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Ticks: Besides Lyme Disease You Need to be Aware of Powassan

Ticks and Lyme already make my skin crawl now we need to have more of an awareness of Powassan. It is disease that also can come from a tick bit and those infected ticks are starting to show in more of Maine.

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Category: Health, Local News, News, Offbeat
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Christopher Furlong, Getty Images

The Drought Is Officially Over in Maine

Last year's drought is officially over in Maine.

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Category: Local News, News, Weather
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Things You Need to Know: Hallowell Votes Today + House OK’ed Moving Maine to Atlantic Time Zone

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

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Category: Local News, News
Mike Poulin
Mike Poulin

Kentucky Fried Chicken On Western Avenue In Augusta Closes. Here’s What We Would Like To See Replace It

I was driving up Western Avenue in Augusta yesterday and noticed that KFC had closed. Granted, I am not a huge fan of the franchise, but they did have a good buffet that I would occasionally hit for lunch...

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Things You Need to Know: Maine’s Compliance with Real-ID awaits Gov Signature

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

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Category: Local News, News
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Mikael Damkier

Mysterious Drop in Prized Bait Worms Threatens a Way of Life

A mysterious drop in the harvest of two of the most popular worms for sport fishermen is proving expensive for anglers and threatening a way of life in Maine according to Associated Press.

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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Trump shakes hands with Maine Governor LePage after LePage introduced him at campaign rally in Portland
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Watch: President Trump Discusses Governor LePage’s Weight on TV: ‘I Like Him Both Ways’

President Trump took time out of an executive order signing today to comment on LePage's weight.

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Gardiner Police Department Facebook Page
Gardiner Police Department Facebook Page

Do you Know This Guy? If So, Contact The Gardiner Police (More Photos In Story)

The Gardiner Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying this man who was in the Gardiner Hannaford on Monday. Posted on their Facebook Page:

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