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5-8 Kate Krukowski Gooding

Kate Krukowski Gooding, founder and director of Build A Biz Maine joined us to talk about a recent contest for kids creating business plans.

Local Headlines

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Boy, 12, Stole School Bus, Was Stopped By Passer-By

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BANGOR, Maine (AP) Police say a 12-year-old boy stole a school bus and went on a brief joy ride before being stopped by a man who followed the vehicle and took control of it.

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Former Madison Officers File Age Discrimination Complaints

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MADISON, Maine (AP) —Two former Madison police officers say they were discriminated against due to their age when the town transferred police operations to the Somerset County Sheriff's Office last year.

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Maine’s Meaty Mollusks Likely Bring Strong Scallop Season

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Maine's rebuilt scallop fishery is enjoying high demand for the prized meaty mollusks and the 2016 season that ended last month is likely to go down as another strong year.

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Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil

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Rio de Janeiro's mayor said Thursday preparations for the Olympics will not be impacted by Brazil's political turbulence, and he guaranteed there was zero corruption in the city's projects for the games.

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U.S. cracks down on e-cigarettes and cigars, bans sales to minors

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The U.S. government took wide-ranging steps to crack down for the first time on e-cigarettes and cigars, growing in popularity among teens, and banned sales to anyone under age 18 in hopes of sparing a new generation from nicotine addiction.

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Senators urge regulators to ID vehicles with possible faulty Takata air bags

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Two U.S. Senators urged auto safety regulators to publicly name the makes and models of tens of millions of vehicles with potentially faulty Takata air bag inflators, according to a letter made public late on Thursday.

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Chagrined anti-Trump Republicans seek to recruit third-party candidate

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Donald Trump's emergence as the last man standing in the Republican presidential race has prompted his critics inside the party to intensify their search for a candidate they could back as a serious third-party alternative.