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Pet of the Week: Old Town Animal Orphanage

Updated 1 week 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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Scallop Season Just as Long as Last Year

Updated 1 week ago

Maine fishery regulators say a proposal for the upcoming scallop season likely will include the same number of fishing days as last year, but emergency cutbacks might be necessary.

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Do you think Colby College should give the Lovejoy Award to James Risen?

Updated 1 week ago

No      71% (76 Votes)

Yes     29% (31 Votes)

 

Total: 107 Votes


Do you think Colby College should give the Lovejoy Award to James Risen?

Updated 1 week ago

No     71% (76 Votes)

Yes   29% (31 Votes)

 

Total: 107 Votes


Kitchen Bytes: Strawberry Cream Tart

Updated 1 week ago

For this weeks Abby’s Kitchen Bytes, Abby Freethy,  showed Wayne how to make a delicious strawberry cream tart.  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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Much of Maine to See a Speed Limit Hike

Updated 1 week ago

The speed limit goes up on the Maine turnpike, starting Monday.

Drivers can now go up to 70 miles per hour. The previous limit was 65.

The  Maine Turnpike Authority says it began replacing the roughly 100 signs around 5:00 Monday morning.

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Cod Numbers Continue to Fall in Gulf of Maine

Updated 1 week ago

The level of codfish spawning in one of the most critical fisheries in the Northeast U.S. is reportedly at an all-time low.

National Marine Fisheries Service scientists say the amount of cod spawning in the Gulf of Maine is estimated at 3-4% of its target level.

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Woman Flees Scene of Augusta Rollover

Updated 1 week ago

A woman from Richmond was charged with leaving the scene of an accident on I-95 Sunday.

A little after noon, a pick-up truck was passing a Jeep in Augusta, and according to police the Jeep drifted into the passing lane, and the driver of the truck, Adam Breznkya of Winslow, swerved and then over corrected and lost control and rolled the pick-up several times.

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Do you think the US should use air strikes against Islamic militants in Iraq?

Updated 1 week ago

Yes        65% (392 Votes)

No          35% (212 Votes)

 

Total: 604 Votes


Do you worry about getting your passwords stolen and accounts hacked?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes       60% (229 Votes)

No         40% (150 Votes)

 

Total: 379 Votes


Gardening with Todd Bangs

Updated 2 weeks ago

Bob’s son Todd Bangs joined Wayne for this week’s gardening segment. 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 talking on a handheld cell phone while driving be illegal?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes        72% (358 Votes)

No          28% (140 Votes)

 

Total: 498 Votes


1990s War Criminal Arrested at Border

Updated 2 weeks ago

A 42 year-old from Rwanda wanted for war crimes was arrested at the Maine-Canada border according to the US Border Patrol.

Jean Léonard Teganya is reportedly wanted for deportation for violating human rights under the crimes against humanity and war crimes act related to the Rwandan genocide in the 1990s.

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Senior Spotlight: Respite Suites

Updated 2 weeks ago

 

Juanita Taylor of Dirigo Pines was in the studio on Wednesday for this week’s Senior Spotlight segment. She spoke to Wayne about Dirigo Pines’ new respite suites, designed to give loved ones the care they need from anywhere between 2-30 days while a family is on vacation or unavailable.

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Do you think it is safe for a plane carrying ebola patients to land in Bangor?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes    58%  (256 Votes)

No      42%  (185 Votes)

 

Total: 441 Votes


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 Wayne to one of the many kittens at the Bangor Humane Society right now, and reminded viewers that during these busy summer days, there are still many deals at the humane society, making it the perfect time to give one of these furry friends a forever home.

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Do you think Maine lobsters are being over-fished?

Updated 2 weeks ago

No        57% (207 Votes)

Yes      43% (159 Votes)

 

Total: 366 Votes


Consumer Contact: Pass It On

Updated 2 weeks ago

 

Russ Van Arsdale was in the studio Monday for this week’s Consumer Contact. This week, Russ was speaking with Wayne about strives from the Federal Trade Commission to not only inform those looking on ways to detect and protect from scams, but also to pass that information on to everyone they can.

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Do you agree with the Red Sox player trades?

Updated 2 weeks ago

No           51% (194 Votes)

Yes          49% (185 Votes)

 

Total: 379 Votes


How do you prefer your lobster?

Updated 3 weeks ago

Both       37% (156 Votes)

Hard shell     29% (126 Votes)

Neither           21% (90 Votes)

Soft shell         13% (54 Votes)

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