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B98.5 Hometown Hero – Mike Warren

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

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HarrisonStringer, Getty Images

June 10th 2014 Election Results: Lithgow, TIF in Norridgewock, Poliquin, Cain are Winners

Augusta residents approved a bond to expand and renovate Lithgow Library Tuesday. According to the KJ, Voters approved a proposal to borrow $8 million to nearly triple the size of the city’s historic public library by a vote of 2,153 to 461, an 82 % margin of victory

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Joel Raedle, Getty Iamges

B98.5′s Teacher of the Year 2014

B98.5 and Maine Education Credit Union presented our Teacher of the Year award on Tuesday, June 10th. Each month through the school year we choose a teacher of the month and award them with a Trophy and restaurant certificate. All teachers nominated are in the running for teacher of the year.

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Jupiterimages, Thinkstock

Rockland City Council Gives Initial Approval For Pay Per Bag Trash Fee

The Rockland City Council voted 4-1 Monday night for preliminary approval of a pay per bag system, stating that it is the fairest way to pay for the city's waste disposal costs.

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Photo by Andy Capwell

Question Of The Day: Are You Voting Today?

Today is primary election day, Maine Secretary of State, Matthew Dunlap is expecting a low voter turnout of around 15 percent. The biggest draw for today's election is the 2nd district U.S. Congressional primaries. The democrats will choose either Emily Cain or Troy Jackson and the republicans are picking either Bruce Poliquin or Kevin Raye.

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Lisbon High School S.A.D.D. ‘One Decison’ Public Service Announcement [VIDEO]

The Lisbon High School organization, 'Students Against Destructive Decisions,' has made a very emotional video called, 'One Decision,' to raise awareness about drinking and driving. It's a must see and a must share.

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Photo: Renee Nelson
Photo: Renee Nelson

‘Save Our Lithgow’ Vote for Augusta Coming June 10th [audio]

Here is a chance to learn more about the upcoming vote in Augusta on Lithgow Library. Augusta voters will have their say on the renovation, expansion and preservation of this amazing building.  Libraries are such cool places and offer so much to the community, Lithgow is not different.  I will also solve a new mystery in my life...Lithgow...do we say it. 'Lith-go' or 'Lith-gow' like cow? I have heard it both ways...

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Arrest Made in Murder of 92-Year Old Waterville Man

The Maine State Police this afternoon (June 6) arrested 44-year-old Roland Cummings and charged him with killing a 92-year-old man from Waterville. Cummings knew Aurele Fecteau and occasionally did household chores for him

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Brunswick Police facebook

Brunswick Attack Leads to Woman’s Arrest

Harmony Pottle of Brunswick, 33, was arrested Thursday (June 5) night in Brunswick. Police say she hit her former boyfriend with her hands, chased and then threatened him with a baseball bat. She's been charged with domestic violence assault and also felony criminal t

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Photo by Andy Capwell

Donations Are Pouring In For An Augusta Family Who Lost Their Home To A Fire

A National Guard family who lost their home to a fire last week has been seeing the generosity of central Maine residents and businesses.

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