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6-19 First Take
6-19 First Take
WGAN morning first take discuses the Maine budget, Portland Slogan, Sanford Strippers not allowed to do fundraiser, Proposal to rename A,C, and D streets and Aaron Herandez / Heat V. Spurs

Local Headlines

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Gas Prices Down Nearly Another 3 Cents in Maine

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Gas is down nearly another 3 cents in Maine.

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Poliquin to Sit on House Financial Services Panel

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Bruce Poliquin will serve on the House Financial Services Committee after he's sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Otisfield House Burns In Fire; Family Not Home

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OTISFIELD, Maine (AP) - A home, a barn and a couple of vehicles have been destroyed by fire in Otisfield, but nobody was home at the time.

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Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

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Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Obama widens post-2014 combat role for forces in Afghanistan

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The U.S. military will have a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month.

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Obama to Republican critics on immigration: ‘Pass a bill’

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The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.

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Scandal-plagued former Washington mayor Marion Barry dies

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Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine, has died.