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Fitness Friday: Exercising and Health

Updated 3 days ago

Josiah Hartley from Bangor’s LA Training was back in the studio Friday for this week’s Fitness Friday. This time he spoke to Wayne about how exercise can affect your health, and how much exercise is really necessary to stay fit.

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Fitness Friday: Planks

Updated 3 days ago

Josiah Hartley from Bangor’s LA Training was back in the studio Friday for this week’s Fitness Friday. This time, he was showing Joy and Wayne the correct way to perform planks. Planks are a relative simple, yet difficult and effective workout that you will definitely feel the effects where ever you choose to try them out, be it the gym or your own living room during a commercial break!

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Should welfare be considered a loan?

Updated 3 days ago

No      51% (208 Votes)

Yes    49% (200 Votes)

 

Total: 408 Votes


Gardening with Bob Bangs

Updated 4 days ago

To learn more about any of the topics discussed on this gardening segment, visit, windsweptgardens.com. If you have a topic you’d like to see discussed with Bob Bangs, send us an email at wabi@wabi.tv.

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Mushroom Cooking with Brian Ross

Updated 4 days ago

Erica Staplton met with Brian Ross Wednesday as he was foraging in the woods for different types of mushrooms. He took those mushrooms and met with Joy, Wayne, and Todd Thursday morning and showed them several different dishes he has designed, and which you can try yourself with your own wild mushrooms. Brian made a point to say you cannot simply go out and pick mushrooms at your will and use them for eating, but with some research and reading up on the subject, wild mushrooms can be a great twist on any meal.

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Do you agree with the removal of Coach Ordie Alley from the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame?

Updated 4 days ago

No      56% (168 Votes)

Yes     44% (130 Votes)

 

Total: 298 Votes


Senior Spotlight: Walk to End Alzheimers

Updated 5 days ago

Kristie Miner was in the studio with Wayne for this Wednesday’s Senior Spotlight. This time, she spoke to Wayne about the upcoming Walk to End Alzheimer’s event coming up Saturday, September 13th. Check-in for the walk begins at 8:00 AM, and the walk does not start until 10:00 AM. Kristie wanted to make it clear that even if you are unable to walk for the event, it is still a great oppurtunity to come out and learn about Alzheimer’s, as well as meet other people trying to fight the disease, and see some the research that is being done to combat it.

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Do you put any stock in the Farmer’s Almanac forecasts?

Updated 5 days ago

Yes       60% (227 Votes)

No         40% (150 Votes)

 

Total: 377 Votes


Pet of the Week: Old Town Animal Orphanage

Updated 6 days ago

Bobbie Fowler was in from the Old Town Animal Orphanage with a furry friend for us to meet.

If you are interested in adopting a pet, the orphanage is open Monday through Friday 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Kitchen Bytes: Johnnycakes

Updated 7 days ago

For this weeks Abby’s Kitchen Bytes, Abby Freethy,  showed Wayne how to make delicious Johnnycakes.  If you have any questions for Abby about this segment or you would like to know how to make the dish, you can email her at abby@northwoodsgourmetgirl.com.

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BZG Presents… “Mark & Clark”

Updated 1 week ago

Tom Richmond, vocalist/guitarist for the band Bizz Gruntry, and singer/songwriter Meghan Clark were in the studio on Friday talking to Joy about their upcoming show at the Union Street Brick Church in Bangor. “BZG Presents… Mark & Clark” is the first of what is hoped to be a long-running series of local music concerts in the area set-up by Richmond’s country-grunge band Bizzy Gruntry. The first show of the series features singers Mark “Guitar” Miller and fourteen year-old Meghan Clark, along with four more acts, including Richmond’s Bizzy Gruntry.

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Do you think the U.S. should take military action against ISIS in response to James Foley’s death?

Updated 1 week ago

Yes     70% (264 Votes)

No       30% (122 Votes)

 

Total: 376 Votes


Gardening with Bob Bangs

Updated 2 weeks ago

To learn more about any of the topics discussed on this gardening segment, visit, windsweptgardens.com. If you have a topic you’d like to see discussed with Bob Bangs, send us an email at wabi@wabi.tv.

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Should Governor LePage agree to a pay boost to assistant attorneys general?

Updated 2 weeks ago

No          81% (226 Votes)

Yes         19% (53 Votes)

 

Total: 279 Votes


Two Vehicle Accident in Rockland Sends Three to Hospital

Updated 2 weeks ago

A two vehicle crash in Rockland Tuesday night sent three people to the hospital.

Rockland police say the van, driven by 46 year-old Barbara Seiders of Thomaston, was making a left hand turn.

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Riding for a Voice

Updated 2 weeks ago

Incest-survivor Kayla Garriott was in the studio on Wednesday speaking to Joy about her upcoming 3rd annual Riding for a Voice event in support of spreading awareness of the silent crime. The event is a motorcycle ride, however cars are welcomed as well. It will be held on Saturday, August 23rd, with registration running from 9:00 – 10:00 AM, with aim being to have kick-stands up by 10:15 AM. The ride starts at the Calais Motor Inn, and ends at Cohills in Lubec.

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Senior Spotlight: Music Therapy

Updated 2 weeks ago

Mary Budd of the Penobscot Theatre, along with Steve Bowler of Dirigo Pines, was in the studio on Wednesday for this week’s Senior Spotlight. This week, the pair was speaking with Joy about the benefits music can have on medical patients, in particular, the benefits it can have when played for Alzheimer’s patients.

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What is your favorite season in Maine?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Fall                63% (301 Votes)
Summer       25% (122 Votes)
Spring                8% (38 Votes)
Winter               4% (21 Votes)

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Broadway Veterinary Clinic Open House

Updated 2 weeks ago

Kim Uherec from the Broadway Veterinary Clinic & Pet Care Center in Bangor was in the studio on Tuesday talking to Joy about their upcoming open house and what kind of activities and information they can expect to find at it.

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Pet of the Week: Bangor Humane Society

Updated 2 weeks ago

Kristin Harmon was in the studio again for this week’s Pet of the Week. She introduced Joy to Isis, a playful kitten with only one eye. She wanted to remind viewers that during these busy summer days, there are still many deals at the humane society, as well as the multiple locations around Bangor with which the humane society works with.

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