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Soldier from Augusta Found Dead at Fort Hood

A soldier from Augusta has died at Fort Hood in Texas. According to WMTW, military officials say Spc. Casey Andrew Chapman was found unresponsive in a vehicle at a training area earlier this week on Wednesday.

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Accident Closes I-95 In Augusta

UPDATE 12:50 pm, the road has been reopened and the accident has been cleared.

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MaineGeneral’s Enterprise Drive, Augusta Location Closed Today…Power Issue!

Due to a transformer issue, all practices and services at MaineGeneral's 15 Enterprise Drive, Augusta site are closed today (Feb. 5).

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Chad McDermott, Thinkstock

A Maine High School Student Earns Only Perfect Score In World On AP Test

Morse High School student Balt von Huene earned the only perfect score in the world on the Advanced Placement Environmental Science exam.

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Gov. Paul LePage, State of the State - MPBN Video
Gov. Paul LePage, State of the State - MPBN Video

Gov. Paul LePage ‘State of the State Address’ [VIDEO]

Gov. Paul LePage delivered the annual 'State of the State Address' last night (Feb. 3) revealing his $6.3 billion budget and proposed tax overhaul.

Click here for the text of the speech.

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Shooting Reported On Augusta’s Mount Vernon Avenue

According to a report on centralmaine.com, one person suffered a gunshot wound during a fight on Mount Vernon Avenue on Feb. 2.

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Paul Fleet, Thinkstock

Maine Gas Prices May Have Bottomed Out

The average price for a gallon of gasoline in Maine dipped 1.3 cents per gallon this past week for a statewide average of $2.10. That is $1.37 a gallon less than one year ago. It looks like this is about as low as gas prices will be going in Maine. Here's why.

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Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Closings, Cancellations, Delays

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Firefighters Battling Fire On Route 3 In Augusta

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images
Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Down Again This Week

The average gasoline prices in Maine were down a little over 4 cents per gallon this week for a statewide average of $2.11. That's according to GasBuddy.com and their daily survey of 1,228 gas outlets in the state.

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