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Maine Gas Prices Up Sharply This Week

It sure didn't take long for gas prices to soar past two dollars per gallon. According to the price-monitoring website GasBuddy.com, the average for a gallon of gas in Maine is now at $2.19 per gallon. That is up nine cents per gallon over last week.

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I Found (And Ate) Maine’s Biggest Meatball [VIDEO]

My search for the biggest meatball in Maine took me to Espo's Trattoria on Congress Street in Portland.

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#TBT: Our Portland Fire Department Looked A Lot Different In 1912 [VIDEO]

In honor of Throw Back Thursday, check out the town of Portland and the brave men of the 1912 Portland Fire Department.

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Small Earthquake Recorded Off Eastern Maine

Folks who awakened to a rumble or boom weren't hearing things in Eastport this morning.

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Police Looking for Two Men in Connection to Assault [UPDATED]

Portland Maine Police Department posted this photo on their Facebook page to assist in their search for two men in connection to an assault investigation. Do you know these faces?

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UPDATED: Suspicious Package on Middle Street Deemed Not Explosive

Early reports say a suspicious package lead to the shut down at 100 Middle Street. This is a breaking news story and more details will be reported as they become available.

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Gabby Kaper From Portland is Getting National Attention for Giving Away Coats – It’s How She Did it…

20-year-old Gabby Kaper, from Portland, heard about a great idea and decided that Portland needed it. Such a simple, giving gesture. She's getting some well deserved national attention too!

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Bangor Police Warn of Dangerous Meth Residue in Returnables

The Bangor Police Department shared a word of caution on Facebook about something you might not give a second thought. Some of these seemingly harmless bottles might get you 15 cents, but they can be extremely dangerous.

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Biddeford Maine’s Most Violent City, Augusta Most Dangerous

There's been much talk in recent months about which Maine city is the most dangerous. Is it Lewiston, with its rough-and-tumble reputation? Portland, the state's biggest city? Bangor, with its high rate of break-ins? Lo and behold, a new list was released this wee

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Maine State Police - Headquarters via Facebook
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Winter Is Coming, Here’s a Photo from 1 Year Ago Today

The Maine State Police Headquarters posted a photo this morning to remind us all that the pleasant November weather we'll experience this week isn't typical. In fact, it was one year ago today that we were slammed with snow.

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