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Volodymyr Burdiak, Thinkstock

State Trooper Hits Moose When Responding To Moose-Vehicle Accident

Maine State Trooper Dennis Quint totaled the state cruiser he was driving when striking a moose on US Route 1 in northern Maine. He was responding to a moose-vehicle collision Tuesday night in Cyr Plantation, Maine.

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The Amy Buxton Pet Pantry Making a Difference in Augusta

The Amy Buxton Pet Pantry is now open and growing! The Amy Buxton Pet Pantry helps local pet owners with foods and supplies.  That one gesture can make the difference between someone being able to keep their pet or having to give up that pet!

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Mario Tama, Getty Images
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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Brewer Man Dies In Moose Collision

State Police say a Brewer man died early this morning when his van struck a moose on Interstate 95 in Howland. It is the state’s first fatal moose-vehicle collision this year.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Inch Lower This Week

Maine gas prices are down slightly more than a half a cent a gallon over the past week. The average price for a gallon of gas in Maine is now $3.74, that's according from the price-monitoring website gasbuddy.com.

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4th Of July Fireworks! There Are Some Postponements, Check Out The List!

Well, into each life a little rain must fall.  And it looks like that will happen on the 4th of July. So some of the fireworks have been cancelled or postponed. Check out the list as of the afternoon of July 3rd. I know Augusta and Winslow have some BIG changes! 

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Police Seek Augusta Man In Connection With Hallowell Robbery

Police and the FBI are seeking an Augusta man in connection with the June 23 robbery of the Bank of Maine in Hallowell.

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Wesley Johnston | Waterville Police Dept.
Wesley Johnston | Waterville Police Dept.

[UPDATE - found]Waterville Police Looking for Your Help in Finding Missing Elderly Man

The Waterville Police Department is happy to announce that Mr. Johnston was located in a wooded area off of Nelson Street in Waterville at 7 am.

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Soldiers from the Maine Army National Guard's 133rd Engineering Battalion stand in formation before greeting their families at the Augusta Armory on July 1.
Photo by Mike Higgins
Soldiers from the Maine Army National Guard's 133rd Engineering Battalion stand in formation before greeting their families at the Augusta Armory on July 1. Photo by Mike Higgins

Welcome Home Maine Army National Guard 133rd Engineer Battalion! [VIDEO]

It was the day they had been waiting for for almost a year.

On Friday, July 1, the Maine Army National Guard's 133rd Engineering Battalion returned home after a lengthy deployment.

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U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Angela Parady
U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Angela Parady

Maine Soldiers Return Home

A small group of soldiers from the Maine Army National Guard's 133rd Engineer Battalion that deployed to Afghanistan last fall is home.

The soldiers arrived at the Augusta Armory around 1 pm on Friday, June 27

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