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Ryan Reed of the China Middle School
Ryan Reed of the China Middle School

Saluting B98.5′s Teacher Of The Month – Ryan Reed of the China Middle School

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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Paul Fleet, Thinkstock

Maine Gas Prices Spike Upward

It's a race between the thermometer and gas prices rising here in Maine. Gas prices have gone up another three cents this week for a statewide average of $3.66. That is seven cents higher than the national average.

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DJ Perry, Thinkstock

Flooding Likely In Augusta and Gardiner

With warm weather and heavy rain in the forecast, experts are predicting flooding along the Kennebec River on Wednesday into Thursday.

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Winslow High School Student MISSING

Has anyone seen Cheyanne Bizier? She has been missing since yesterday afternoon when she didn't come home from school.

She was last seen by her drama coach at 4:30 when she returned to the school and was asked to call her mother but she never did.

She is 14 years old and a Sophomore at Winslow High School. He mother, Jessica Bizier-Nye, is asking for any information about her daughter.. PLEASE call the Winslow Police Department at 872-5215 with ANY information you might have.

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Maxim Petrichuk, Thinkstock

Lewiston Fires Ruled To Be Arson

Five separate fires in Lewiston on Thursday morning have been ruled to be intentionally set, according to the Lewiston Fire Chief. The fires started between 1 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. and where on Oxford Street, Nichols Street, River Street and two on Howe Street.

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Teen Driver to Face Charges in Crash that Killed Taylor Darveau

The driver in the car accident that killed 15- year old Taylor Darveau in Bucksport, ME in October of 2013, has been charged with manslaughter and aggravated driving to endanger. Last night (April 9) the court summonsed the driver for the charges. She will be tried as a juvenile.

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Chester Woman Dies In House Fire

The State Fire Marshal’s Office says the body of a woman has been found in the rubble of her mobile home in Chester, near Lincoln.

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Photo by Andy Capwell

Portland Sea Dogs Home Opener Tonight

There is something special about the new baseball season. The Portland Sea Dogs are playing their first game at Hadlock Field in Portland this evening at 6 against the New Britain Rock Cats.

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Two Central Maine Men Face Charges for String of Burglaries

Two men are facing charges in connection with a string of burglaries in central Maine. Police say the men were caught after a homeowner found them in his barn.

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