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Fairpoint Losses

Fairpoint Losses

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Representatives for FairPoint Communications say a lengthy strike and bad weather caused the company’s $43.6 million in losses in the final three months of 2014. The North Carolina-based company operates the largest landline telephone network in northern New England. It made $6.1 million in the same quarter in 2013. The Portland […]

Eliminating tax on military pensions will attract veterans to the state

Eliminating tax on military pensions will attract veterans to the state

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Governor Paul LePage says eliminating the tax on military pensions is vital to attract veterans to Maine. LePage joined dozens of veterans at the Statehouse yesterday to highlight the need to exempt military pensions from the state income tax, which would benefit about 8,000 Maine veterans. He says 22 other states […]

Cold February Temperatures Break Records in Caribou

Cold February Temperatures Break Records in Caribou

February, a month that is usually a bit milder than January, but that wasn’t the case this year. “February in Caribou was exceptionally cold. So cold in fact that it was the coldest February on record and records go back to 1939,” says Science and Operations Officer at the National Weather Service in Caribou, Todd Foisy. The […]

State Police ask for public’s help in homicide investigation

State Police ask for public’s help in homicide investigation

The Maine State Police Major Crimes Unit was parked at 412 Hillview Avenue again on Tuesday, as the investigation into Keith Suitter’s death continues. “I was a little shocked when I heard it, it doesn’t happen here ya know? I was concerned,” said Sheila McKay of Houlton. State police are calling the death a homicide. A friend […]

Sports

2015 Can Am Crown Was Another Huge Success

2015 Can Am Crown Was Another Huge Success

The Can Am Sled Dog Race is over for another year. The final musher in the Irving Woodlands 250 crossed the line at 1:50 this morning. Even though the numbers were down from past years Can Am President Beurmond Banville says the trails were extremely fast and that everyone was very pleased with the race. […]

Aroostook League Hands Out Winter Awards

Aroostook League Hands Out Winter Awards

The Aroostook League has handed out the awards for the winter sports seasons. Here is the list of All Arosotook Selections for the winter sports   Boys Class B/C Basketball Caribou: Dayne Savage, Donovan Savage, Colby Holdsworth;  Fort Kent:  Ryan Chasse, Matt Daigle;  Houlton:  Kyle Bouchard, Jacob Drew, Daniel Howe;  Madawaska:  Cedric Gendreau;  Presque Isle:  […]

Shires Win Gold Ball

Shires Win Gold Ball

The Houlton Shiretowners claimed the Class C Gold ball on Saturday Night. The Shires and Maranacook of Readfield hooked up in a great game with seven lead changes in the second quarter alone. The Shires placed four players in double figures led by Kolleen Bouchard who had 18 points, Natalie Hill, Katie Condon and Rylee […]

Beavers Win Fifth Straight Gold Ball; Tigers Lose Hard-Fought Game

Beavers Win Fifth Straight Gold Ball; Tigers Lose Hard-Fought Game

The Washburn Beavers drive for five was successful on Saturday morning. The Beavers and Rangeley Lakes played a very tough game. Mackenzie Worcester controlled the action she set a newState Tournament record scoring 37 points in the game. She also scored the 2000th point of her career. Joan Overman ended with 10 points as the […]

Your Health

Medical Monday 1.19.15: The Whole 30 Diet Plan

Medical Monday 1.19.15: The Whole 30 Diet Plan

It’s a New Year and plenty of people have begun their resolution to get healthy. For some it means better diet and nutrition. And that could mean changing the entire way you eat. A new diet trend is helping some people work their way to better health in just thirty days…by simply eliminating some ingredients. […]

Medical Monday 1.5.15: Keeping The New Year Resolution Of Getting Fit

Medical Monday 1.5.15: Keeping The New Year Resolution Of Getting Fit

A New Year and many people have resolved to get in shape. It’s the number one resolution people make every year…and the hardest to keep. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham reports on a few simple tips that will help you stick to your resolution all year long. 00:07 Presque Isle These people at […]

Medical Monday 9.22.14: Celiac Disease

Medical Monday 9.22.14: Celiac Disease

Large numbers of people are being diagnosed with celiac disease. It’s an allergic reaction to foods that contain GLUTEN. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham examines the disease and how more food companies are working to accomodate people who have it. Presque Isle Many grocery stores like Graves Shop and Save in Presque Isle […]

Medical Monday 8.25.2014: National Immunization Awareness Month

Medical Monday 8.25.2014: National Immunization Awareness Month

Each August, the value of immunizations is highlighted through National Immunization Awareness month. In this weeks Medical Monday, Angela Christoforos talked to local healthcare professionals to find out why they are so important… Pines Health Supervisor Patti Dorman said, “It takes a second, and it protects you and it protects your family and your friends you’re doing […]

Tournament Scoreboard

Tournament Scoreboard: Houlton Girls Win

Tournament Scoreboard: Houlton Girls Win

The Houlton Shiretowners girls basketball team picked up an  Eastern Maine Title on Saturday night. The Shires and Dexter battled in this one. Houlton held the Tigers to one third quarter point and then they held on for the win. Kolleen Bouchard led the Shiretowners with 20 points and seven blocks. The Shires withstood a […]

Tournament Scoreboard Saturday Afternoon: Presque Isle and Medomak Valley Win Titles

Tournament Scoreboard Saturday Afternoon: Presque Isle and Medomak Valley Win Titles

The Presque Isle Wildcats have picked up another Easten Maine Title. The Wildcats turned up the defensive pressure in the second half limiting the Gardiner Tigers to seven second half points.  Krystal Kingsbury ended with 26 poin the 47-24 win.  Kingsbury also became the latest member of the 1000 point club.  This is the third […]

Championship Saturday Morning Tournament Scoreboard: Washburn Girls Fort Fairfield Boys Win

Championship Saturday Morning Tournament Scoreboard: Washburn Girls Fort Fairfield Boys Win

It was a Washburn and Fort Fairfield doublehader at the Cross Insurance Center on Saturday morning. The girls played the first game. Fort Fairfeld jumped out to the first half lead. they led 15-8 after one and 27-23 at the end of the second quarter.  Washburn went on a 24-6 run in the third quarter […]

Tournament Scoreboard Friday Evening: Orono and Calais Advance

Tournament Scoreboard Friday Evening: Orono and Calais Advance

The Houlton Shiretowners and Orono Red Riots  opened the Friday Night session.  Houlton held onto the lead  18-10 at the half 27 21  after three quarters. Orono outscored the Shires  21-11 in the fourth quarter to pick up the 42-38 win Nate Desisto hit the game tying three late in the fourth quarter and then Jake […]

Matter Of Law

Matter of Law 02.25.2015

Matter of Law 02.25.2015

Today, we are going to discuss small-claim actions.

Matter of Law 02.11.2015

Matter of Law 02.11.2015

Today, we are joined by Luke Rossignol of Bemis & Rossignol, LLC

Matter of Law 01.28.2015

Matter of Law 01.28.2015

We are joined by Luke Rossignol of Bemis & Rossignol, LLC for another edition of “A Matter of Law.”

Matter Of Law 01.14.2015

Matter Of Law 01.14.2015

Today, Frank Bemis, Esq. tells us about “Alternative Dispute Resolution.”

FitSource

FitSource 02.27.2015

FitSource 02.27.2015

Today, our guests are from the “After The Bell” running club in Mars Hill.

FitSource 02.13.2015

FitSource 02.13.2015

See What Katie Buob Is Making Us Do Today.

FitSource 03.06.2015

FitSource 03.06.2015

Check out who we have in the studio for FitSource today.

FitSource 01.30.2015

FitSource 01.30.2015

Today, we are joined by Sarah Caron from TAMC.

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