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Maine Gas Prices Inch Higher This Week

Maine gas prices this week went up about once cent per gallon. In a week that saw increased prices early in the week and then saw prices drop later in the week, ended up with an average of $2.39 per gallon up one cent from last week.

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Fox Photos, Getty Images

Maine Is On Track To Max Out Area Code By 2019

Maine has just one area code, 207, it's been that way since anyone can remember. That could be changing soon.

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David Paul Morris, Getty Images

Portland Disposable Bag Fees Start This Week

Portland is the first community in Maine that is banning polystyrene foam food and drink containers and to establish a nickel fee for disposable shopping bags.

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Central Maine News: Ransom Paid by Lincoln County to Reverse Computer Virus That Locked Computer Files

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

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Maine Police Pay Ransom to Hackers to Get Files Back

Some Maine police agencies have paid a ransom to computer hackers to get their police records back. They say they had no choice.

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World’s Largest Plane Lands in Bangor [VIDEOS]

The Anotov Design Antonov An-225 Mriya touched down at Bangor International Airport at 2:26 p.m. on Saturday, April 11, much to the delight of many who crowded along the Odlin Road and Maine Avenue in Bangor.

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Maine Summer Gas Prices Predicted To Be Lowest In A Decade

Believe it or not, summer is coming to Maine, and Mainers and tourists alike are getting some good news. A recent U.S. Energy Information Administration projection is showing that the national average summer gasoline price at $2.45 a gallon.

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Augusta Native And Famous Actor, Richard Dysart Dies

Richard Dysart, known best for his emmy-winning role as Leland McKenzie in the long-running television show: L.A. Law, passed away after a long illness.  He was 86 years old and passed away at his home in Santa Monica, California. 

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Central Maine News: Augusta Stands Loose Thousands after Legislative Committee Endorsed Change on Where Utility Companies Pay Excise Taxes

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

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