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Bank Robbery in Corinth

Penobscot County Sheriff's deputies and State Police are scouring the Corinth and Hudson area at this hour after a reported bank robbery.

The robbery was reported just after 9 this morning at the Camden National Bank Branch on Main Street in Corinth.

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Bill to Arm Maine’s Forest Rangers Moves Forward

Officers in every other branch of natural resources law enforcement in Maine are trained annually and armed.

They carry to protect themselves, and others as they go about enforcing Maine's laws.

Forest Rangers enforce Maine's laws too, and even though their jurisdiction is the state's timberland, they're often investigating serious crimes such as theft and arson.

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Who Stole Randy and Sharon’s Cookies?

Randy and I were the lucky recipients of 2 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies on Friday. There was a box of Lemonades and a box of Peanut Butter Patties.

We were overjoyed!!!!

Until this morning.

SOMEONE STOLE OUR COOKIES!!!!

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Steve Hix, Thinkstock

Maine Gas Prices Increase Again This Week

 

Maine gas prices have been steadily going higher over the past month or so and this week they went up by about two cents a gallon for a statewide average of $3.63 a gallon. That's 13 cents higher than the national average.

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Central Maine Guide For Maine Maple Sunday

The Maine Maple Producers Association welcome you to join Maine's Maple Syrup producers this Sunday for Maine Maple Sunday. Mother Nature has not cooperated with the maple syrup season this year, with the colder than average temperatures! Here's a handy guide of participating sugar houses in our area that are part of Maine Maple Sunday.

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Former State Police Chief Accused of Sexual Contact with Minor

Former Maine State Police Chief Andrew Demers, 73, of New Gloucester posted bail this morning and was released from Cumberland County Jail after being charged with unlawful sexual contact of a minor.

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Dead Man Identified by Police as Bangor Resident

Bangor Police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding a man's death and now they're reaching out to the public for more information.

During last week's major snow storm, police received a report on a person lying on the ground in front of the Walmart sign on Stillwater Avenue, Bangor.

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Nominations Open for ‘Best Places to Work in Maine’

Maine officials have a question for you. They want to know which Maine businesses are the best places to work in the state. Nominations for the ‘‘Best Places to Work in Maine’’ program will be open until May 23.

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Gifford’s Giving Away Free Ice Cream TONIGHT!

YAY!!  It MUST mean Spring is coming soon!

Gifford's in Auburn, Bangor, Farmington, Skowhegan and Waterville is giving away a FREE small cone between 6-8pm.

Bring the family but, remember, there are LOTS of people who are going to go. So PLEASE be patient!

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Jeff Gross, Getty Images

Watch Out For Deer!

In the past month, 14 deer have been killed within a half-mile stretch of road on Route 139 in Unity. This harsh winter, warming temperatures and unaware motorists are making deer-heavy areas of the state particularly dangerous recently.

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