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Car Drives Into Wall at Rite Aid in Damariscotta

This morning (April 21) a vehicle crashed into the Rite Aid on Main St. in Damariscotta. The accident happened around 10:15 am and caused extensive damage to the building and the car. No one was injured.

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277 Mainers Running In Boston Marathon

The 118th running of the Boston Marathon will be one of the most emotional ever following the bombings of last year. The State of Maine will be well represented when runners depart from the town of Hopkinton to start their 26 mile journey to Boston

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Eight-Year-Old BFFs From Waterville On The Ellen Show [VIDEO]

Gabbie and Alice have been best friends forever, even when their moms were still pregnant with them. They are both eight years old and together made a very compassionate decision to mark the latest birthdays. Instead of receiving presents, they raised twenty thousand in cash for the food pantry at their school!

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Multiple Lewiston Fires Early Thursday (April 10) Morning [UPDATE]

Early this morning (April 10) Lewiston firemen were battling blazes at different locations.

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4 Dead, 16 Injured in Fort Hood Shooting

Four people, including the gunman, were killed and 16 others injured in a shooting at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas Wednesday evening.  Fort Hood officials said the gunman was a soldier who had been receiving mental health treatment and that he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Where Law Enforcement and Treatment Meet in Maine’s ‘War on Drugs’ [Video]

Crime, sex, and drugs, but the only rock 'n' roll in these women's lives is the time they've wasted going in and out of the corrections system in Maine, all because of their addiction to drugs.

"Most of them never start out intending to become addicts and criminals," states Kennebec County Sheriff Randal Liberty.

Sheriff Liberty oversees a drug rehabilitation program inside the jail and it's showing great success in dropping the county jail's recidivism rate, not to mention the fact it's saving lives and potentially breaking a terrible cycle of family dysfunction and substance abuse in Maine.

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When Music Heals and Inspires [Video]

Sarah Robinson may not have known cancer was creeping in to her body when she did, if it had not been for her drumming.

There was a feeling that just wasn't right in her arm and hand, and after a gig with the family band, Sarah got that feeling checked out, and it turned into a brain cancer diagnosis.

It was during her treatment that Sarah realized other people in Maine enduring cancer treatment were spending far too much time and expense on the road.

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Bank Robbery in Corinth

Penobscot County Sheriff's deputies and State Police are scouring the Corinth and Hudson area at this hour after a reported bank robbery.

The robbery was reported just after 9 this morning at the Camden National Bank Branch on Main Street in Corinth.

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Maine State Police Respond To Man’s Gun Tattoo

Michael Smith of Norridgewock works the night shift, so he sleeps during the day.

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Teacher Lets Fifth Graders Drink Non-Alcoholic Beer in Class

Some parents are saying a teacher at Hyatt Elementary School in Linden, Michigan may have taken "method teaching" a step too far by giving a class of fifth graders non-alcoholic beer as part of a history lesson.

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