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I Want To See Chris and Todd Do the Weather Like This! [VIDEO]

Winters in Maine are cold and complicated to predict and so our meteorologists have to be cool! So I think the next time we're expecting a storm, Chris Ewing and Todd Simcox should introduce the weather on WABI-TV 5 and the CW like this. It would take rhythm and timing and a special wardrobe, but I think they could pull it off!

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Photo, Susan Patten, Townsquare Media
Photo, Susan Patten, Townsquare Media

Managing Maine’s Black Bear Population [VIDEO]

They have been tracking and examining Maine's black bear population since 1975 in the longest running biological study in the United States.

Don't be mistaken though, this is not a desk job.

Wildlife biologists with the Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Department (IF&W) have tracked over 3,000 bears to determine their health and well being, and to learn more about the number of bears entering the population.

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Texting and driving Lisa F. Young

Painting Your Thumb Red Could Stop Distracted Driving [VIDEO]

Could painting your thumbnail red really stop you from texting and driving? It worked for the man who created this YouTube video. The idea is actually pretty creative. Turn your thumb into a big ol' STOP sign!

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Surprise in the Sky Over Maine

Look!

It's a bird! It's a plane!

Well maybe not, but it certainly has the attention of a lot of folks on Facebook.

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Photo, Getty Images
Photo, Getty Images

Wardens Urge You to Slow Down on Trails

It's been a busy weekend full of injuries and Maine Game Wardens say people on their snowmobiles need to slow down.

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Photo, Getty Images
Photo, Getty Images

It’s an Epidemic That Can Be Stopped

Last week Governor Paul LePage ended his State of the State speech by calling on state lawmakers and citizens to recognize there's a serious epidemic in Maine and it's drug addiction.

One woman in particular was pleased the Governor addressed the issue and agrees with beefing up law enforcement, but, she cautions that's only part of the solution for reversing the powerful grip the disease has on those who struggle to regain control of their lives.

The problem can in fact be reversed, but it will take time, a multifaceted approach, and the commitment from citizens to prioritize financial resources.

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Yeah It’s Cool but What Are the Possible Implications? [Video]

I've always been a fan of the science fiction genre, but lately it seems the fiction is melding more and more with reality.

Take robots as an example.

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Come Swing with Us and Support Music Education

Yeah, the weather stinks right now but you have a chance to shake off the effects of cabin fever and come swing with us, while supporting music education.

Thursday night, the Reeds Brook Middle School in Hampden will come to life with the sounds of live music and all the proceeds from the event will help the school build a sound-proof room for music students in the school.

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A police and fire escort accompany a 500.00 donation in change, for the Pine Tree Camp. Photo, Susan Patten, Townsquare Media
A police and fire escort accompany a 500.00 donation in change, for the Pine Tree Camp. Photo, Susan Patten, Townsquare Media

Kids Helping Kids [VIDEO]

Some people may have thought there was some kind of terrible emergency today in Hermon when the Penbscot County Sheriff's Department and a Hermon fire truck rolled into Danforth's Market, but the kids of Hermon Elementary School knew what was up.

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Cow Moose in Pinedale

A Wildlife Rodeo of Sorts in Northern Maine

Tired of your desk job?

Want to lead a life of adventure?

You should think about becoming a moose "mugger" like the guys currently flying in northern Maine, on the hunt for moose.

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