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A Chat with Former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe about Governing in a Polarized America [AUDIO]

Former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe is now working with the Bipartisan Policy Center. They have done a report called Governing in a Polarized America: A Bipartisan Blueprint to Strengthen our Democracy.  Sounds heady, but is very interesting stuff! 

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

‘American Idol’ Auditions To Be Held In Portland

The popular singing talent show that has brought us country talent like Carrie Underwood, Kellie Pickler, Scotty McCreery and Bucky Covington is coming to Portland, Maine on July 9th.

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Mark Wilson, Getty Images

Question Of The Day: Do You Agree With The Oakland Geese Being Euthanized?

It's been an ongoing issue at the Oakland town beach and boat launch, Canadian geese. The main problem was the waste that they deposited on the beach and boat launch.

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Bank of Maine in Hallowell Was Robbed Today (June 23) at 10:15

Police are looking for a man in his 60s or 70s who robbed the Bank of Maine branch in Hallowell (June 23) today. Hallowell Police Chief Eric Nason said it happened around 10:15 this morning. A teller was given a note and the unarmed man was given an undisclosed amount of money.

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Haider Yousuf, Thinkstock

New Reality TV Show Is Taking Place In Maine

Last night television crews were shooting the pilot to a new reality television show at Monument Square in Portland. So what is the new show all about?

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Maine Wildlife Park FREE Saturday Afternoon (June 21) to Celebrate Summer Solstice

Saturday (6/21) is the first day of summer! In Grey, farmers and food vendors will help open the Maine Wildlife Park to the public for free, from 4pm to 8pm, to celebrate the summer season. During the Summer Solstice Farmers Market event people will als

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Dexter 5K Remembers Family Lost to Domestic Violence

A 5K being held in Dexter remembers a local family who fell victim to domestic violence. The Amy, Coty, Monica Memorial 5K Race/Walk starts at Dexter Regional High School on Sunday.

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Crash Snarls Traffic In Augusta [UPDATE]

The Maine State Police say one person has been seriously injured in an accident between a dump truck and a vehicle that has tied up traffic on I-95 in Augusta.

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Photo, ME Warden Service

Still No Sign of Missing Appalachian Trail Hiker

Searchers once again returned to Redington TWP, trying to find evidence of what happened to hiker Geraldine Largay. She's been missing for nearly a year.

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