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Jim Bleikamp here. I should have shared this long ago. Several months ago, a talented listener at Spindleworks--the wonderful arts center for adults with disabilities in Brunswick--constructed this model of a WCME vehicle, which was subsequently delivered to us as a gift. Since then, it...

Brunswick football fans: We're happy to provide you with an MP3 copy of Rob Kennedy's expert live call of the Brunswick-Marshwood Class B Championship game on WCME, for a nominal charge of $10. Checks and the e-mail address where you wish us to send it, to: Radio...

Ace sportscaster Rob Kennedy, who called the Brunswick-Marshwood Class B championship game on WCME, has a way of using simple language to poetically summarize complex situations. Rob says that every time the Dragons came up with an answer, the Marshwood Hawks posed a new question. But...

This truck overturned today as the snow was falling on Meadow Road in Topsham. The driver was apparently not seriously injured but did require medical attention at the scene. Thanks to WCME's Mike Snow. ...

The first storm of the season has hit the Midcoast, and there's every likelihood that it will be far less intense than others to come. But there are significant concerns today. Both a winter weather advisory and wind advisory are posted by the National Weather Service...

What's Next? The standoff between the nurse who treated Ebola patients and the LePage administration is in something of a holding pattern, with Governor LePage promising to use the full extent of his authority to prevent the woman from having contact with the public. But so far,...

Conflicting Concerns The lines are clearly drawn in the battle between the nurse who recently returned to Maine after treating Ebola patients in West Africa, and the LePage administration. Kaci Hickox is promising a legal fight against the governor's intention to enforce a quarantine with a...

Maine: The new Ground Zero for the Ebola debate   Here in Maine we're seeing some high-stakes drama emerging from a broader national debate over questions about how we should best react to the Ebola virus. Top state health officials are saying that the nurse who recently...

The storm ends The rain has ended and the three-day Nor'easter is gone with it, making way for sunny skies this weekend and into the early part of next week. Here on the Midcoast, the threat of flooding failed to materialize, and the region's largest problem...

A hard rain is gonna fall The National Weather Service tells us that we in Maine are in the bullseye of a Nor'easter expected to dump four inches of rain on the entire state before it leaves on Friday, and a flood watch is in effect...