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Andy Austin

Thanks for the click! While new to the Augusta area, I’m a native Mainer. After having the opportunity to broadcast from various parts of the country, I made the decision on a return to Maine for good in 2008. It’s a way of life, and clearly something the “from away” crowd do not get. I’ve heard “Maine is kinda boring, what do you do?” Well, beach, mountains, endless county roads, and some of the best restaurants are a great place to start. Speaking of roads, cycling allows to the leisure to find even more of them, as I try to get a ride in most days. During lunch, you’ll probably find me adding a few miles on the Kennebec River Rail Trail. Racing’s always been a thing, and for NASCAR in your back yard, stop down to Beech Ridge in Scarborough this summer. You’ll hear me talk about cars/trucks/whatever go around in circles.

I also enjoy consuming entire family size bags of pretzels in a single sitting. The health insurance people really don’t like to hear about that. Remember that expiration dates are merely the company’s suggestion, and charcoal whenever possible. I’ve never met a hot sauce I didn’t like.


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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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Driver On 295 Hangs Out Window, Flips Off Traffic.

We've all had bad days. You leave the office in dumpster-fire mode, and take the aggression out on the roads. On these days, doesn't it always seem you get in the wrong lane? Yeah, frustration builds, and you find yourself blurting out words you've never spoken to another human being's face. Most of us stop there, understanding the road rage charges that would follow further escalation. Not 29 year old Daniel Harris.

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Chef And Cookbook Author To Open Restaurant In Belfast

Residents and tourists in Belfast will have another new restaurant to sample this weekend. Evan Mallett, owner of the Black Trumpet restaurant in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, will open a new restaurant at 108 Main St in Belfast this Friday.

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Bee Battle July 25 2017

This Week’s Bee Battle – Chris Young vs. Jake Owen

Last week saw the return of the Bee Battle. Two new songs face off, and only one lives the following week. The first two contestants were Chris Young and Kelsey Ballerini debuting their new songs. It wasn't much of a fight, with Chris winning in a 94% LANDSLIDE.

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Man Pulls Fire Alarm In An Attempt To Free His Wife From Being Arrested For Shoplifting At Scarborough Walmart

STORY UPDATED 4:35PM-It appears as if the evacuation at the Scarborough Walmart today (July 24) was due to a man pulling a fire alarm in an effort to free his wife after she had been detained for shoplifting.

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Monty J. Rand

Name Portland’s New Hockey Team

While we work through the swamp days of July, Maine hockey fans have something to look forward to this upcoming season, the fact there will BE one! After the Pirates moved out of state, officials have been looking for a replacement. They've found one in the ECHL.

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