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The Farmer’s Almanac Predicts A Hot, Dry Summer!

After a seemingly endless winter, Mainers can look forward to a hotter and drier than average summer. The Farmers Almanac is calling for most of the country to be hotter than average and most of the east coast to have more rain than average, expect for New England, which is foretasted to have below average rainfall.

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Dexter Hit Hard with Flood Damage

The town of Dexter is dealing with a lot of water, raised culverts, and a gaping hole in the ground after heavy rains caused flooding overnight. One entrance to the municipal parking lot is gone and many downtown businesses are closed.

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Photo by Sharon Buck

Sharon Stuck in Snowstorm in Fairfield, Maine

Waking up early and noticing you can't see out the bedroom window is NOT a good sign.

Walking down the stairs and seeing 3 inches of snow on the ground and knowing you have to clean off the car...not fun.

But getting stuck in a snowstorm...it's awful!

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DJ Perry, Thinkstock

Flooding Likely In Augusta and Gardiner

With warm weather and heavy rain in the forecast, experts are predicting flooding along the Kennebec River on Wednesday into Thursday.

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Jeff J. Mitchell
Jeff J. Mitchell

Salmon In California Being Trucked to the Ocean

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With the server drought in California, salmon are having a hard time migrating to the ocean along the Sacramento River, so they’re being moved by truck. Wildlife officials have a plan to move millions of salmon by tanker truck to the ocean.

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Cargoo, Thinkstock

Icy Roads Are Causing Many Accidents This Morning

Icy roads are causing several accidents on Maine roads this morning. Police have responded to rollover accidents on Interstate 95 in Waterville. Slick road conditions are being reported all over the state.

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China Photos, Getty Images
China Photos, Getty Images

Three Gorges Dam the Largest in the World

The largest dam in the world is The Three Gorges Dam in Hubei Provence, China. It covers more than a mile and stands 50 stories high and holds back more than five trillion gallons of water. It’s the largest

Ezra Shaw. Getty Images
Ezra Shaw. Getty Images

Groundskeepers Working Hard to Remove Snow for Opening Day

After the long winter and the snow that has piled up, Major League Baseball groundskeepers are working hard to get fields ready for play. Frost on some fields is being measured in feet not inches. Boston Red Sox groundskeepers feel confident they can have the Fenway field ready for the home opener on April 4th.

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Do You Smell Skunk? YUP! Spring is Right Around the Corner!

It happened to me yesterday morning at 4am.

*sniff sniff*

Dang! They're back!

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Photo by Chad Hood

Chad Hood Makes New Snow Creation!

When Chad told me he was going to create something new with snow I couldn't wait!

He said he would take Anderson outside yesterday and build a new snow sculpture.

He has made others in the past but this was so awesome to have it built in our yard!

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