Contact Us
Local News

Local News

hazel1

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.

Read More

Category: Community, Local News
Eldad Carin, Thinkstock
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.

Read More

Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
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.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags:
Somerset County Jail
Somerset County Jail

Pittsfield Man Poses For Mug Shot In Shirt With Photo Of Old Mug Shot

He must have really liked the first photo.

On Aug. 8, Robert Burt, 19, of Pittsfield, was booked into the Somerset County Jail to serve a two-day sentence for operating under the influence. His choice of attire? A shirt with the booking photo from his June arrest on it!

Read More

Category: Local News, Photos
shaws

Shaw’s Has Updated The Data Breach Info for Customers

A few years ago I seemed to be getting a new debit card every few months because of this stuff. Well, here we go again. I return from vacation to hear Shaw's, where I do almost all of my grocery shopping, has had an issue. But there is some updated information from Shaw's on the matter.

Read More

Category: Family, Food, Local News
UFC Fight Night: Weigh-ins

Dana White Excited About Show [VIDEO]

For the first and possibly only time, the UFC will strut its stuff tonight in Bangor as the biggest mixed martial arts organization takes over the Cross Center for a nine-fight card that will be televised around the world.

Read More

Thinkstock
Thinkstock

Augusta Eliminates School Crossing Guards

With the start of school just weeks away, the city of Augusta has eliminated school crossing guards.

Read More

Matt Cardy, Getty Images
Matt Cardy, Getty Images

2014 Second Rainiest Summer in Maine

A lot of people have been saying they think the summer of 2014 has been one of the rainiest summers in Maine. In Aroostook County it has been the second rainiest summer on record. Since June 1st the rain has been above average.

Read More

Kevin Fredette
Kevin Fredette

B98.5 Hometown Hero – Kevin Fredette

A big Bee salute to our latest 'Hometown Hero' powered by HS Builders and the Red Barn.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags:
Joe Raedle, Getty Images
Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Sharply Lower This Week

 

Maine gas prices have been getting lower over the past few weeks and this week the drop in prices accelerated, Maine gas prices dropped 5.2 cents per gallon over the past week. According to the price-monitoring website gasbuddy.com, the average gallon of gas in Maine is now at $3.56 a gallon.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://b985.fm using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on B98.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on B98.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!