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POLL: Should Maine Cigarette Taxes Be Increased?

Maine legislators want to raise the taxes on cigarettes from $2.00 per pack, to $3.50 per pack.

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Gov. LePage Hates The New Wage Increase So Much, He’s Been Tipping Servers Less

Hoping to prove his point, Governor LePage has been halving his tips for servers as the battle of wages in Maine continues. 

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Twitter via Charlie Lopresti
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We Could Be Getting Another Snowstorm This Weekend Because Winter Just Won’t Go Away

Keep your patio furniture in storage and those dreams of grilling dinner on hold because it looks like we're getting ANOTHER snowstorm this weekend. 

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Shoplifter at Augusta Hannaford Tries to Steal $760 Worth of This Unusual Item

While he might have thought he would get away with it, this guy is definitely not all smiles now.

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Local Man Creates Beautiful Snow Art In Central Maine!

Not going to lie...my family drove by one of these awesome masterpieces, created by Jason Cote, and thought they were elaborate crop-circles of some sort.  The first one we saw was at the Elks Club in Augusta.  A week later, we noticed one further up the road from our original discovery.  That's when I knew it wasn't aliens!

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Four More Radio Shack Stores In Southern Maine Are Closing For Good

The retailer continues to suffer losses nationwide, and 4 stores in Southern Maine will be part of a plan that closes 500 stores across the country. 

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Fan Dies At WWE Live Event In Portland Over The Weekend

In an unfortunate scene, a WWE fan collapses in the stands at the live event over the weekend and was later pronounced dead. 

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Reminder: Speed Limits on I-295 Will Reduce on Monday

The speed limit on I-295 from Falmouth to Topsham will reduce from 70 MPH back to 65 MPH on Monday, March 27.

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What Are Maine’s Most Common Last Names?

Almost 17,000 people in Maine have the same last name, and about 73,000 Mainers have one of the top 10 most common names. Are you on this list?

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Amazon Will Begin Charging Maine Sales Tax For Online Orders; When Will It Begin?

One of the largest retailers in the world will finally begin to collect Maine sales tax. When does it begin and how will it affect you?

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