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Getty Images, photo by Justin Sullivan
Getty Images, photo by Justin Sullivan

Maine’s Fire of ’47

Here in Maine they call it the great fire of ’47. It happened on October 17th, 1947. No one knows how it started but they do know where it started: in a cranberry bog near Salisbury Cove and then it spread.

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Damariscotta Pumpkinfest
Photo by Sharon Buck

Damariscotta Beautiful at Pumpkinfest

If you've never been to the Damariscotta Pumpkinfest, you missed out again this year! It was so much fun!

You need to watch the giant pumpkins that have been carved out to become boats! The races always come down to the wire! And when Larry and Don yell "Ready? Set? Get Wet!" the paddlers do their darnedest to navigate through the cold Maine waters around the pumpkin buoys to come in first!

Here are a few pics I took while I was there to sing the National Anthem!

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Photo from iStockphoto
Photo from iStockphoto

New Driving Laws In Maine

Several new laws are now on the books that will effect drivers in Maine. One of the new laws that went into effect of Wednesday, will crack down on texting and driving.

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Catatunk Blues 4
Photo by Sharon Buck

Sharon Filmed A Movie In Rockland

LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION!

More like Sit There! Cue Music! Mime!

I'm kidding. What an incredible experience it was last night at the Knox County Regional Airport! When I first got the notification they wanted me in a movie, I couldn't believe it! Now that it's happened...did it really?

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Kathy Marston Maine Frame Studios
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Fall Foliage Almost at Peak in Aroostook County

For all of you who are keeping track, my favorite time of the year happens to be fall. Save your hot and humid summers. Forget your long and dreary winters. Give me cool, crisp foggy mornings and early nights. I demand ripe pumpkins and an array of autumn foliage.

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Source:Facebook

Central Maine Apple Orchard Guide

The apples are ready for picking and let the cider flow! One of my favorite childhood memories is the whole family getting together in the station wagon and going to our local apple orchard. We never picked apples, put we sure did down the cider and the apple pie! Many orchards having apple picking, hay rides and baked goods.Here's a guide of apple orchards throughout Central Maine.

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wet pavement

Due To The Weather All Events Except The Baby Beef Auction Are Cancelled At The Windsor Fair!

Due to the inclement weather all events except for the baby beef auction are closed at the Windsor Fair today. Sorry for the inconvenience this may have caused you. The Fisher Plow giveaway with O'Connor has been moved to the dealership on Riverside Dr

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Doug Pensinger, Getty Images
Doug Pensinger, Getty Images

Maine Olympian Seth Wescott Uninjured After Moose-Car Collision

Maine's two-time Olympic gold medalist Seth Wescott, Thursday morning (Aug. 29), was in a car-moose collision.

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Source:Youtube
Source:Youtube

Houlton Native Sam Johnson Performs On ‘America’s Got Talent’

This season of 'America's Got Talent' has featured many acts with a Maine connection. Last night on 'America's Got Talent', Houlton native, Sam Johnson, performed his high risk act outside of Radio City Music Hall.

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Lost On A Mountain In Maine
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‘Lost On A Mountain In Maine’ Becoming a Movie

Donn Fendler's novel, the true story of his experiences of being lost on a mountain in Maine when he was 12 years old, has been turned in to a movie!

Take a look at the trailer here!!
www.youtube.com/wat

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