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What Have You Learned By Watching YouTube

It's 2017. We don't have time to sit through giant step-by-step guides. Sometimes we have to learn on the fly, or need a refresher on something we're revisiting. I get it, and have used YouTube for a number of "how to" moments, and I know I'm not alone. Yesterday, the question was posed of what B 98.5 listeners have learned on YouTube.

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Chinese Paper Lanterns Are ILLEGAL In Maine

The Office of the Maine State Fire Marshall is reminding the public that sky lanterns are illegal in the State of Maine.  With wedding season in full swing you might want to take this law into consideration before you release these lil fire starters.  According to the office: 

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Maine Axe and Saw Day Coming in August

Coming to Unity on August 19 is the Maine Axe and Saw Day from 10 to 3. It’s sponsored by Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association.

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Maine Forest Ranger Truck Crash on Rt 17 in Windsor

We've gotten reports and photos of a Maine Forest Ranger truck that has apparently flipped over and crashed on or near the road construction on route 17 in Windsor...

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Local Big Box Store Wants HOW MUCH For Hatchimals??

Oy!  I don't know about you, but our hatchimal is already collecting dust, forgotten and the child that wanted it is already working on her Christmas list...by the way, it's exactly 5 months away.  But recently, I found some on the shelf at Kmart in Augusta.  I was stunned to see how much they wanted for them.  

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Is That A UFO? Local Woman Catches This On Her Phone During A Trip To NY

So, I recently went to NY with a friend.  Meg was outside of our hotel getting some fresh air when she saw something weird in the sky.  There are A LOT of airports around us.  JFK...Laguardia...Newark.  It could be a plane...right?  But something is seriously wrong if you're on a plane flying in this crazy manner.  

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Jan Kukucka

This Week’s Edition Of Missed Connections – July 24, 2017

Mike Poulin always loved reading these.  So, this week, I'm going to try and make it extra juicy and spicy in honor of Pooh-Daddy.  This week we have a beach beauty with sunglasses (that narrows it down)...to a long grayish hair tattoo on arm (what the?) and pretty Dave. I hope I did Mike proud.  

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A Proposed Food Market In Downtown Augusta Would Help Immigrants Integrate Into Community

Most of us know moving to a new area can be scary and intimidating.  Can you imagine how much more difficult it would be if you were moving to Central Maine from another country?

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Patriots Fan Finds Roger Goodell’s Vacation Home In Scarborough, Acts Appropriately

Yes, Patriots fans are still upset about 'Deflategate' and the four-game suspension handed out to Tom Brady with no solid evidence. Even after the epic comeback and win at Super Bowl 51, some fans just can't or won't let it go...

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You Can Hire This Herd of Goats from Kennebunk, Maine To Do Your Landscaping

Do you have overgrown vegetation in your backyard? The best way to tackle these challenging landscaping situations isn't diving in with your a scythe and hedge trimmers.

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