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Heating Oil Prices Lower As 2014 Comes To A Close

I think we can all agree that it's a Christmas miracle, home heating prices in Maine continue to drop as we head into the final week of 2014.

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Man Accused of Killing His Grandmother in Wilton

State Police say a man is in custody and charged with murder for the death of his grandmother in Wilton. Her body was found in the backyard of the mobile home the two shared.

Police were called to the mobile home at 1130 Weld Road Saturday (Dec. 20) afternoon for a wellness check. When they arrived, they found the body of 67-year-old Joanne Goudreau in the backyard.

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Photo courtesy of Two Bridges Regional Jail, Wiscasset
Photo courtesy of Two Bridges Regional Jail, Wiscasset

Receptionist at the Maine State Museum Stops Attempted Abduction

A very scary incident, that could have had a terrible outcome, was avoided this week (Dec. 16) at the Maine State Museum in Augusta. All thanks to a quick thinking receptionist.

The Capitol Police s

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UPDATE 8 PM -Waterville Man Commits Suicide Outside of Benton Elementary School

UPDATE 8 PM- According to Central Maine.com, a Waterville man committed suicide outside of Benton Elementary School on Dec. 17.

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Professional Hockey to Return to Lewiston/Auburn

Junior hockey is coming back to the Twin Cities. The Lewiston Maineiacs folded after the 2010-11 season and now the The Colisee in Lewiston will have a new team, starting next season.

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Photo by Andy Capwell
Photo by Andy Capwell

Maine Gas Prices Lower This Week

Maine gas prices were down eight cents per gallon in the past week, that's according to the price-monitoring website, GasBuddy.com. The average per gallon of gas in Maine is now at $2.73. Nationally the average was down 8.3 per gallon for an average of $2.57.

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Report: Windham Schools In Lockdown Over Email Threat

WCSH Channel 6 is reporting that all of the schools in RSU 14, which covers Windham and Raymond, have been put into lockdown.

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UMaine Email Discouraging Christmas-Themed Decorations Causes Uproar

An email from a University of Maine supervisor that directed employees to refrain from displaying Christmas or other religious-themed decorations on campus, has set off an outrage on the campus and the community.

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Winter Power Outage Safety Tips + Helpful Hints

Since we have a wintry mix predicted this week, it might be a good time to refresh ourselves on some helpful hints in case your power goes out, thanks to the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes.

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Photo by Andy Capwell
Photo by Andy Capwell

Another Augusta Fire {UPDATED WITH PICTURES}

Just a few days after the large fire on Northern Avenue in Augusta that injured seven people and displaced 27, another fire brought out early this morning on State Street in Augusta.

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