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Maine’s Gas Prices Fall 8 Cents a Gallon

| December 16, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The average retail price of gas in Maine fell 8 cents per gallon in the past week to an average of $2.73 per gallon. Website GasBuddy’s survey of 1,228 Maine gas outlets found the state’s average dropped a little less than the 8.3-cent decrease in the national average. The average nationwide […]

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Flood Advisory No Longer in Effect, but Ice Jams Could Still Pose Threat

| December 15, 2014

Just days before the first day of winter, parts of the County were under a flood advisory. The advisory is longer in effect, but it doesn’t mean that the threat is entirely over. News Source 8’s Angela Christoforos reports… Ice jams are often synonymous with spring in our region, but this video recorded over the […]

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Angie’s List- Disaster Proof Your Home for the Holidays

| December 15, 2014

Bright colors, yummy smells and shiny decorations can make the holiday season magical. But if you have small kids or pets, it’s important to know the dangers lurking within all that celebrating. In today’s Angie’s List report, how to disaster-proof your home for the holidays. When decking the halls, don’t forget to child and pet-proof […]

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LePage Says ‘Mainers Have Spoken and We Have Listened’

| December 15, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage says his focus during his final four-year term will be welfare reform, spending reform, lowering energy costs and reducing the size of government. LePage said in his weekly radio address that “Mainers have spoken and we have listened.” He said he’ll continue to press for “common-sense welfare […]

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Maine Representative Mike Michaud bids farewell to Congress

| December 12, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is bidding farewell to Congress after 12 years of serving the state’s 2nd district. Michaud delivered his farewell statement into the Congressional record on Thursday. He touched on his efforts to improve transportation infrastructure in the largest Congressional district east of the Mississippi River. Michaud became […]

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