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Checkout The Hockey Brawl In Lewiston

It was old school 70's style hockey at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston this past weekend. The Portland Pirates and the Adirondack Phantoms were the teams involved in this AHL brawl.

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Saluting B98.5′s Teacher Of The Month – Vicki Merrill of the Marcia Buker School in Richmond

Once again this school year, we will be presenting "The B98.5 Teacher of the Month" brought to you by: Maine Education Credit Union, serving Maine educators and anyone living or working in Kennebec and Somerset counties. Maine Education Credit Union, where educators and community unite! Maine Education Credit Union, University Drive and South Chestnut St., Augusta.

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Kim Reinick, Thinkstock

Federal Court Strikes Down Portland’s Ban on Panhandling in Medians: Do You Agree?

A federal judge ruled on Wednesday, that Portland's six-month-old ban on loitering and panhandling in street medians is unconstitutional. The city's ordinance took effect in August 2013 and prohibited people from sitting or standing in street medians, whether to ask for money or not.

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Irina Igumnova, Thinkstock

Here We Go Again: Major Snowstorm Aiming For Maine

It has been an extremely cold and snow-filled winter and Mainers are bracing for a classic Nor'easter. The National Weather Service currently has a winter storm watch for our area, likely to be upgraded to a winter storm warning as the storm draws closer.

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Photo from Facebook

Renew Your Vows or Get Married at Saddleback Mountain on Valentine’s Day

This is amazing! Go to the top of the Kennebago Quad on Saddleback Mountain in Rangeley and say 'I Do' or 'I Do Again' on Friday, Valentine's Day!!

JoAnne Taylor will perform the ceremony for you and your sweetie!

How can you do it? Here's how!

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Thomas Northcut, Thinkstock

Time Warner and Cumberland County Civic Center Reach Deal [UPDATED]

A few weeks ago, it was looking like the Cumberland County Civic Center and Time Warner Cable might not reach an agreement to air the Class A High Basketball Championship games on  Maine Public Broadcasting Network. The dispute centered around Time Warner's cable link in the civic center, which was removed during the civic center renovations.

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Getty Images, photo by NASA
Getty Images, photo by NASA

Maine Resident Catches Fireball on Camera!!

It was overhead in Oxford County and Bruce York caught it all on camera!

Last week after seeing the object in the sky, he whipped out his cell phone (those things are so handy) and recorded the entire thing!

Have you seen the video...or did you ACTUALLY see it, too?

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Remain Steady This Week

After several weeks of slowly dropping, gas prices in Maine held steady this week. The average gallon of gasoline in Maine is at $3.47. The national average is $3.29 a gallon.

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Michal Cizek/Getty Image

Maine Olympic Athlete Russell Currier Vents About Sochi Problems

The 2014 Winter Olympics are reportedly going to be the most expensive games in history, but a number of posts from aggravated reporters on Twitter may make you think otherwise. Maine Olympic athlete Russell Currier has posted a few of his Sochi Problems online.

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Spencer Platt, Getty Images

Coast Guard on Scene of an Oil Spill in Bristol Harbor

There are reports of emergency crews being on the scene of an oil spill in Bristol Harbor in Maine.

The Department of Environmental Protection and the Lincoln County hazardous material teams have been alerted.

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