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Alexander Shalamov, Thinkstock

Group Wants To Open Augusta’s Bicentennial Nature Park To Non-Residents

Members of Friends of Bicentennial Nature Park, a group that raises money to hep offset the city of Augusta's expenses running the city-owned park, wants to allow non-residents into the park as a way to boost revenue.

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Central Maine News: ME DHHS Needs More Foster and Adoptive Homes

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

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Stable This Week

Maine gas prices averaged $2.37  per gallon this week. That was even with last week's statewide average. The national average also stayed even from last week at $2.42 per gallon. That's from GasBuddy.com.

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Central Maine News: 3rd Effort to Get Marijuana Legalization on Maine’s Ballot

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

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Arkansas Considered A Law To Allow Bosses To Force Their Employees To Friend Them On Social Media

A very controversial bill in the state of Arkansas would have essentially allowed bosses to force their employees to friend them on Facebook and Twitter.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Cumberland County Fastest Growing in Maine

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Cumberland County is the fastest growing county in Maine. The population grew by .067% or 1,931 people over a one year period.

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Central Maine News: ME Lawmakers Closer to Passing a Law to Ensure a Pint Is a Pint

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

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Sketch Released of Man Accused of Attempted Child Abduction in Brunswick

Brunswick Police have released a sketch in connection to the man who they say exposed himself to young girls Wednesday, March 25.

The man is described as white, in his 20s or 30s and with curly blonde hair and

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Ingram Publishing, Thinkstock

Mainers Income Lag Behind The National Average

There is good news and bad news when it comes to the average Mainers personal income. First the good news, the average Maine personal income grew 2.8 percent from last year. Now the bad news.

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Mario Tama, Getty Images

Bangor HoJo’s Only One of Two Still Open

In 1954 there were 400 Howard Johnson Restaurants; most were part of the Howard Johnson Hotel chain. They had the nickname, HoJo’s. Today in 2015, there are only three HoJo’s left with one of those three scheduled to close its doors March 31st.

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