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Fire on State Street in Augusta

Fire broke out Friday evening (April 3) at 15 State Street, Augusta, near the Cumberland Farms. It was reported just prior to 7:30 pm. Fire departments from Augusta, Winthrop, Gardiner and Togus were on the scene at the multi-unit apartment.

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Vehice Inspections May Be a Thing of the Past in Maine

What, the possibility of eliminating the dreaded vehicle inspection in Maine?

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Donald Miralle, Getty Images
Donald Miralle, Getty Images

Do You Think Maine Should Prohibit People Under 18 From Indoor Tanning? [POLL]

The Maine House and Senate are debating whether Maine should prohibit people under 18 from indoor tanning.

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Vaseline Jar Tossed at Governor Paul LePage [VIDEO]

An outburst by a former Democratic lawmaker last night (April 2) caused Gov. Paul LePage to abruptly end a town hall meeting on his budget. LePage visited Thornton Academy to discuss his plan to overhaul the state's tax code.

The event came to an abrupt end after former Biddeford mayor and state lawmaker Joanne Twomey began shouting at the governor during the question-and-answer session.

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Central Maine News: Midstate Berkshire Laid off 70 + Consolidating Locations

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

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Central Maine News: U.S. Coast Guard’s “Thunder Bay” Was Busy Breaking Ice on the Kennebec

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

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Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Closings, Cancellations, Delays

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Central Maine News: Time to Remove Ice Fishing Shacks for the Spring

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

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Alexander Shalamov, Thinkstock
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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