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WEDNESDAY: The 5 dating profiles you should SKIP IMMEDIATELY at 7:05am… Plus, Blake’s friend’s picture is being used on a fake profile to sell… WHAT?!  And, play the CELEBRITY NAME GAME to score a $100 VISA GIFT CARD at 7:50am!

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Happy Hour at Thatcher’s in Gorham!

Join Coast Morning Host Blake Hayes for Happy Hour at Thatcher’s Restaurant & Sports Pub, 29 School Street, Gorham Thursday, October 2nd from 6pm-8pm!

Blake will be there playing Plinko for Coast prizes! Plus Thatcher’s has great drink and food specials for Happy Hour. And they have Direct-TV, so you can watch any game!

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Yarmouth Hannaford Grand Re-opening

Join Coast Morning Show Host Blake Hayes for the grand re-opening of the Yarmouth Hannaford on Saturday, October 4th from 10AM-12PM at Hannaford Supermarket, 756 Route #1.

All kinds of fun giveaways, including kids gift bags while supplies last . Plus, the first 300 customers will score randomly valued gift cards up to $250! Stop by to sample food throughout the store.

The doors will open at 7AM.

Local

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Officials: Maine Paper Mill Closing; 570 Jobs Lost

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Verso officials say they're closing the company's Bucksport mill, putting more than 500 people out of work.

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Maine Panel Approves 2014-15 Scallop Rules

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A key Maine advisory council is approving the rules for the state's forthcoming scallop fishing season.

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Oxford Woman Gets 18 Months for Fatal Crash

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PARIS, Maine (AP) _ A Maine woman convicted of manslaughter for being behind the wheel during a crash that killed two of her passengers has been ordered to serve 18 months in prison.

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Maine Clerks Prepare for Onslaught of Ballots

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine's town clerks are preparing for an onslaught of absentee ballots, and the failure of an early voting proposal in the Legislature means there's little hope for relief anytime soon.

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First Maine Child Tests Positive for Enterovirus

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A Maine child has tested positive for a respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the country.

National

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U.S. Secret Service directior resigns

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Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.

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Rhode Island child with Enterovirus dies

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A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.

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U.S. experts hunt for Ebola exposure after first case

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Experts are monitoring "a handful" of people potentially exposed through physical contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.

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U.S. manufacturing jobs data best since ’12

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Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.

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White House moves to deal with child migration issue

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Refugee processing centers in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala will try to deter unaccompanied minors from crossing the border on their own.

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Walking is the ‘superfood’ of fitness

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It may not be the trendiest workout, but experts says walking is a fitness super star.

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Obesity research takes high-tech twist

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Researchers are turning to high-tech tools, like the Fitbit, to find new ways to combat growing waistlines.

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Cyber experts warn of ‘Bash’ bug

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New warnings are emerging of a security flaw that cyber experts say may pose a serious threat to computers.

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Marvel Comics get academic treatment at Baltimore college

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The University of Baltimore is making it OK to read comic books in class, and even will give you college credit for it.

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The new iPhone 6 is quite flexible

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"Bendgate" might be particularly troubling for those who wear skinny jeans.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jeff Goldblum’s bizarre ad

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The "Jurassic Park" actor shows you the benefits of mood lighting, wearing nothing but tiny swim trunks and a bad wig.

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John Oliver explains English soccer

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The "Last Week Tonight" host explains the class system of English soccer to David Letterman.

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Jimmy Kimmel is the Internet’s most dangerous man

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Searching for the late-night comedian may be hazardous to your hard drive.

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‘Rush Hour’ could be headed to the small screen

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The series will reportedly follow the style of the movies.

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En Vogue reuniting for Christmas movie

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The R&B group will play themselves in a made-for-TV movie.

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‘Twilight’ saga returning with short films

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The blockbuster vampire franchise is set to return, this time in a short film format.

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Amal Alamuddin enters fashion pantheon as Clooney’s bride

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With help from high-end designers, the new Mrs. George Clooney vaulted to the top of Hollywood fashion.

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Tracy Morgan ‘can’t believe’ Walmart blames him for injuries

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The "SNL" star blasts the retailer for blaming him for injuries suffered in a crash that killed fellow comedian Jimmy Mack.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jeff Goldblum’s bizarre ad

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The "Jurassic Park" actor shows you the benefits of mood lighting, wearing nothing but tiny swim trunks and a bad wig.

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Tri for a Cure 2014 Photos

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See photos of Coast Morning Hosts Eva, and other participants in Maine’s premiere all-female triathlon for the Maine Cancer Foundation

41st Annual Old Port Festival Photos!

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The 2014 Coast Stage Old Port Festival Photos

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Photos from Andy Grammer’s private in-studio performance

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Billy Bush Show

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Listen to the Billy Bush Show Weeknights from 8pm to Midnight on Coast.

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