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Maine Health Rankings

The 2014 Health Index Report was released this week and there is some good news and bad news for Mainers.

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David Paul Morris, Getty Images

Some Maine Lawmakers Pushing For Disposable Bag Fees [POLL]

On April 15th, Portland will become the first city in Maine to charge a five cent per disposable bag fee. Those bags include the plastic bags you get at grocery stores. Now some Maine lawmakers are introducing bills to make this a statewide law.

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Central Maine News: LePage’s Administration Says More than 9,000 Mainers Removed from Food Stamps since Enforcing Work Requirements

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

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Simone Joyner, Getty Images

Maine.Gov Website Briefly Down Yesterday

If you tried to get on to the maine.gov website yesterday, and had no luck, there was a problem. There was an external cyberattack.

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Central Maine News: North Pond Hermit Finished a Special Court Program

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

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Photo from Todd Ouellette

[UPDATED] Standoff In Winthrop Ends With Suspect Dead

According to WMTW-TV, the standoff in Winthrop ends with the suspect dead.

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Alex Wong, Getty Images

Ten Worst States For Property Taxes – Is Maine on the List?

Here is a list of the 10 worst states when it comes to property taxes. Is Maine on the list? 

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Drop This Week

Maine gas prices were down an average of eight cents per gallon this past week. The statewide average is now at $2.37 per gallon. Last week the average was $2.45 per gallon.

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A Mixed Nut Recall at Hannaford!

There is a recall on some packages of Nature's Place mixed nuts sold at Hannaford.

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images

Oakland Police Start The ‘Coffee With A Cop’ Program

The city of Oakland, Maine is starting a program that they are calling 'Coffee With A Cop.' The program works exactly like it sounds. Oakland Police are offering Coffee with a Cop each Tuesday morning at 7a.m. at the Early Bird Restaurant on Maine Street in Oakland.

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