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Tuesday, August 18, 201508/18/2015

8/18/15 Maine Points

Mike Violette talks with Sonya Purington, the communications director for The Make-A-Wish Foundation’s Maine Chapter. Mike and Sonya discuss Make-A-Wish and its realtion with ME Oxy…

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Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8-13 Gail J. Wilkerson

Executive Director of Easter Seals Maine – Gail J. Wilkerson with her guest Chris Tibbetts joins Mike to discuss the Easter Seals. Easter Seals provides exceptional services to ensure that all people with disabilities and special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work, and play in their communities.

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Wednesday, May 27, 201505/27/2015

5-24 Maine Points Peter Crichton

Cumberland County Manager, Peter Crichton joins the show to discuss a variety of topics that his position entails.

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Tuesday, May 19, 201505/19/2015

5/17/15 Cumberland County Sheriff Kevin Joyce

Cumberland County Sheriff Kevin Joyce joins Mike Violette to discuss topics including our jails, police force and pot…all on Maine points!

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Thursday, May 7, 201505/07/2015

Maine Points 5-17 Bob Witkowski

Bob Witkowski, the author of the book “100 Things to do in Portland Before you Die” joins to discuss his piece.

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Tuesday, May 5, 201505/05/2015

5-9 Maine Points, Sharon Abrams, Linette Gamache

Sharon Abrams, executive director of the Maine Children’s Home for Little Wanderers, and Linette Gamache join to discuss a program in Waterville that aims to help teen paren

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Friday, April 24, 201504/24/2015

4/24/15 Maine Points Doug Thomas

State Senator from Ripley and expert on the Maine woods, Doug Thomas joins Mike Violette on today’s Maine Points.

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Wednesday, April 22, 201504/22/2015

4/22/15 Podcast BikeMaine

Kim True and Zach Schmesser from the organization BikeMaine join Mike Violette to discuss the warmer weather and upcoming events.

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Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

Julie Rabinowitz 3/27

Julie Rabinowitz, spokeswoman from the Department of Labor joins Ken and Mike to answer their questions about employment and how certain hearing officers are appointed.

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

Derek and Dylan Volk 3/18

On today’s Maine points, Mike has the father-son duo Derek and Dylan Volk on the show…

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Search Teams Find 78-Year-Old Virginia Hiker Alive

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MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) A 78-year-old hiker from Virginia who had been missing in Maine's Baxter State Park for three days has been found alive.

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Missing swimmer found dead in Mattawamkeag River

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The Maine Warden Service says they have found the body of a missing 9-year-old swimmer who had disappeared in the Mattawamkeag River in Penobscot County.

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Small plane crashes in Dexter, Maine

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A small plane has crashed in the central Maine town of Dexter.

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American Folk Festival Underway in Bangor

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The American Folk Festival is underway in Bangor with acts ranging from cowboy music and blue grass to Latin jazz and zydeco.

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Maine Immunization Rates for Toddlers Now Nation’s Highest

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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say Maine's toddler immunization rate has surged from below average to the highest in the nation.