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‘Shrek the Musical’ at the Waterville Opera House

I was lucky enough to be at the final dress rehearsal last night. Each time the Waterville Opera House puts on a performance you KNOW it's going to be something special.

And this one is no different!

The set is INCREDIBLE!!! And the show...PHENOMENAL!

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Superman Saved Whitefield Elementary School

The children chanted his name:

Louie! Louie! Louie!

And Louie will now be known as Superman! It's not every day ONE MAN saves an ENTIRE school!

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4 Dead, 16 Injured in Fort Hood Shooting

Four people, including the gunman, were killed and 16 others injured in a shooting at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas Wednesday evening.  Fort Hood officials said the gunman was a soldier who had been receiving mental health treatment and that he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Jupiterimages, Thinkstock

The Search Is On For Maine’s Best Grocery Bagger

Paper or plastic? That question is almost never heard anymore as now many shoppers bring in reusable bags or plastic bags. I know that when I am checking out at the supermarket, if there is nobody to bag my groceries, I start to do it and I would have no chance at winning the title of best bagger!

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Phil Inglis, Getty Images

Largest Owl in the World Coming to Kid Fest

The eagle owl or Eurasian eagle owl is the largest owl in the world. It has a massive wingspan of six-and-a-half-feet and is so quiet, it can fly over you within feet and you won’t hear it. All you feel is a slight breeze. eagle owls usually nest on cliffs and ledges and are extremely family oriented.

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Bruce Bennett. Getty Images

U-14 Maine Moose in National Tourney

The Maine Moose under 14 hockey team is headed to Hackensack, New Jersey for the Tier ll Youth 14U National Championship tourney. The team is headed out Tuesday, April 1st for their first round robin play on Wednesday, April 2nd.

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Bangor Man Charged with Assaulting Child

A Bangor man is in jail after being arrested Monday and charged with assaulting a 1-year-old child.

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Paul Fleet, Thinkstock

Maine Gas Prices Higher This Week

According to the price-monitoring website GasBuddy.com, the average cost for a gallon of gas in Maine was up slightly this week for an average of $3.62 a gallon.

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Cargoo, Thinkstock

Icy Roads Are Causing Many Accidents This Morning

Icy roads are causing several accidents on Maine roads this morning. Police have responded to rollover accidents on Interstate 95 in Waterville. Slick road conditions are being reported all over the state.

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Local Hero Awarded Bronze Star

Air Force Tech Sgt. Matt Bolduc, from Oakland, ME, is a counterintelligence special agent. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 2001, just two days later on Sept. 11, a terrorist attack on our shores led to the war on terror.

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