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Go-Kart Accident Injures Three at Maine Lobster Festival Parade

The Maine Lobster Festival Parade in Rockland was delayed about 20 minutes, (August 2) Saturday,  after a Kora Temple Shrine go-cart drove onto the sidewalk on Main Street and injured three.

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[UPDATE] New Vineyard Woman Missing Since Thursday (July 31) Has Been Found

WMTW is now reporting that Jean Ferrari has been found

#update The 82-year-old woman missing from new vineyard has been found at an area hospital, according to @mefishwildlife

— Katie Thompson WMTW (@KThompson_WMTW) August 2, 2014

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The Maine Wardens Service is asking for your help if you have seen 82-year old Jean Ferrari of New Vineyard. She was last seen Thursday (July 31) at about 2 p.m. near 377 Lake Street.

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Waterville Man Surrenders to Police After Stand Off

One man was arrested in Waterville this morning (Aug 1) after police surrounded a house on Spruce Street. According to the Sentinel, he was armed and had assaulted a household member.

After he was in custody, police said the man had been holding a BB pistol. Reports are he was having an argument

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David McNew, Getty Images

Mountain Mama of Maine at the Expo

The Townsquare Media made in Maine Expo is coming to the Colby College field house in Waterville on August 16th. There will be over 40 Maine companies displaying their wares, everything from food, shoes, collectables and more. One company that will be on hand is Mountain Mama of Maine with her collection of all natural products.

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XtremeX, Thinkstock

Travel Alert: I-95 Northbound Exit 133 Closed

As construction work continues near Exit 133 northbound on Interstate 95 in Fairfield, the northbound Exit 133 ramp will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday as road crews will be taking down tarps, cable and steel fencing.

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Ricky Caldwell

B98.5 Hometown Hero – Ricky Caldwell

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

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Two Men Face Child Porn Charges

The Maine State Police say two men face child pornography charges following their separate arrests late last week in Gardiner and Fairfield.

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Police Call Saco Murder-Suicide ‘One of the Worst Cases of Domestic Violence in Maine’s History’

State Police say the deaths of a Saco family late Saturday night was a quadruple murder-suicide and one of the worst cases of domestic violence in Maine’s history. 

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Photo by Andy Capwell

Maine Gas Prices Lower

Maine gas prices have seen several weeks of prices dropping. According to the price-monitoring website, gasbuddy.com, the average for a gallon of gas in Maine dropped 3.5 cents this week to $3.64 a gallon.

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More Maine Farmers Markets Are Accepting SNAP Cards

This time of year, Mainer's shop one of many statewide farmers markets to get fresh fruits and vegetables. Now many of the farmer's markets are accepting SNAP cards (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program).

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