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Question Of The Day: Do You Agree With Wiscasset Allowing Road Name Change?

The Washington Redskins have been in the news due to the name of the team being deemed an offensive racial slur by some and pressure for the team to change the name. The town of Wiscasset, Maine dropped the nickname 'Redskins' four years ago from the town's high school after lobbying from Maine's Native American community.

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Central Maine News: Police Make Arrest in Gardiner Rite-Aid Robbery

These are some of the stories central Maine is talking about today.

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Central Maine Sports: Maine Basketball Hall of Fame Induction; Sox Lose + Dogs Win in Shutouts

22 were inducted Thursday at the inaugural ceremony for the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame including legendary Cony coach Paul Vachon and Rachel Bouchard, star at Hall-Dale and the University of Maine. Also recognized was the 1944 Waterville High School boys team, which went undefeated and won the state and New England championships.

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Police Investigating Rite Aid Robbery In Gardiner

Police in Gardiner are investigating a robbery at the Spring Street Rite Aid earlier this morning (Aug. 21)

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Photo by Andy Capwell

Augusta Fairpoint Workers Take To Streets For An Informational Picket

Driving into the radio station this morning, I saw some FairPoint Communication workers on the sidewalk on State street in Augusta. I stopped and talked a few minutes with the workers and they made it clear that they were not 'on strike', but they were doing an 'informational picket'.

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Spirit Medium Maureen Hancock Joins The Morning Buzz

Join McCoy & Dyer every Wednesday on the Morning Buzz as we talk to Maureen Hancock, the Medium Next Door.  She will be doing live readings on-air starting at 7:35 am. Her interaction with the callers in simply phenomenal as she interacts with calls from Heaven.

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Maine State Police

‘North Pond Hermit’ Interviewed by GQ Magazine

GQ Magazine is publishing an interview with Christopher Knight, the North Pond Hermit. He's the man that committed hundreds of burglaries in camps while living in the woods for decades in Rome. This is the first time he has spoken publicly.

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Hazel McCaslin, 95, to be Awarded the Boston Post Cane for Pittston

There will be a reception for Hazel McCaslin, Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the Pittston Town Office. She has been chosen to be the recipient of the Boston Post Cane for the Town of Pittston.

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Eldad Carin, Thinkstock

Question Of The Day: Would You Vote For or Against Legalizing Marijuana In Your Town?

The South Portland city council voted unanimously to send a marijuana referendum to the voters this fall.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Continue To Drop

Maine motorists will be spending less as they gas up their vehicle for that labor day trip to the beach. According to the price-monitoring website gasbuddy.com, gas prices in Maine were down seven cents per gallon this past week for an average of $3.49 a gallon.

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