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Maine Youth Deer Hunting Day

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine’s annual youth deer hunting day is set to begin. Youth Deer Day is Saturday. The day is open to hunters at least 10 years old and younger than 16. Young hunters may harvest bucks statewide. Antlerless deer may be harvested only in in the 12 wildlife management districts allowing any-deer […]

Hilltop School Receives Donation from Ladies Auxiliary of Caribou VFW

Tomorrow, October 25th, is annual Make a Difference Day. Thousands of people across the country participate, and it’s no surprise that people here in Aroostook County do too. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has more on an act of generosity from one giving group of ladies in Caribou…. On this particular rainy day, kids at […]

State Representative District 148

Alan Whittemore is the former Mayor of Brewer, who has his Political Science Degree from USM and a masters degree in Education Administration. Whittemore has been part of the Limestone community for many years as he was the first employee at the Maine School of Science and Math 1994. Whittemore is a veteran of the […]

Feds Close Part of Gulf of Maine Herring Fishery

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The federal government is shutting down the Atlantic herring fishery for part of the Gulf of Maine until May. The National Marine Fisheries Service is projecting that the fishery has already exceeded 92 percent of its total allowable catch for October, November and December in the inshore Gulf of Maine area. […]

Sports

Saturday Playoff Schedule

Several County teams will be in action on Saturday in Preliminary Soccer Playoff Action. Here is the schedule Girls Bangor Christian at Fort Fairfield 12:30pm Winslow at Caribou 1pm Sumner at Madawaska 2pm SAHS at CAHS 3:30pm  Boys CAHS at Easton 1pm Van Buren at SAHS 2pm Houlton at Lee 2pm  LCS/MSSM at Fort Fairfield […]

Youth Hunting Day is Saturday

Youngsters in the State of Maine get their day in the woods on Saturday. The annual Youth Hunting Day is this Saturday and Alan Dudley of the Maine Warden Service says there are some special regulations in place.   Dudley:” For example on that day the Youth Hunter which is a person between the ages […]

Undefeated Hornets Prepare for Playoffs

The Ashland Hornets just wrapped up a perfect regular season. The Hornets head into the playoff with a 14-0 record and the top seeding in Class D. Coach Pete Belskis says the team is very dedicated to improving each and every game. Belskis says an undefeated season is a pleasant surprise. Belskis:” This team has […]

Soccer Preliminary Playoff Schedule

Several County teams will be in action on Friday and Saturday. The Preliminary round of the soccer playoffs is this weekend and the winners advance to the quarterfinals next Tuesday and Wednesday Friday’s Schedule Girls Hodgdon at Washburn 12pm Shead at East Grand 2:30pm Boys LCS/MSSM at Fort Fairfield 2pm PCHS at Madawaska 2pm this […]

Your Health

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

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 […]

Medical Monday 8.11.14: Arthroplasty Surgery Helping Patients With Hand Arthritis

Each year, orthopedic surgeons perform thousands of joint replacement surgeries in the U.S. The more common of these procedures are hip and knee replacements. But for some patients with hand arthritis, joint replacement surgery may be necessary. Shawn Cunningham takes a look at how the procedure is being done at one county hospital in this […]

Medical Monday 8.4.14: Ebola Causing Global Distress

The World Health Organization reports the death toll continues to rise in Western Africa from the ebola virus. More than 800 people have died in the past week in parts of Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. Two American aid workers have contracted the disease. One was flown back to the states for treatment. That […]

Angie's List

Angie’s List- Lifting the Door on Garage Door Upsells

Most people give little thought to their garage door, until they’re late for work and it won’t go up. After a frantic call to the repair pro, the problem is fixed, but then the contractor tries to sell you additional products or services. In today’s Angie’s List report, three common garage door repairs and potential […]

Angie’s List- Are You Living in a Former Meth House?

Sick kids. Thousands of dollars in cleanup costs. A house you may be forced to abandon. That’s the horrifying reality for thousands of Americans who unwittingly buy homes or rent apartments contaminated with toxic meth residue. In today’s Angie’s List report, how to uncover your home’s history before moving in. Homeowner Jennifer Nugent said, “I feel […]

Angie’s List 9.1- Lawn Mower Safety Tips

The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of lawn care. But after months of mowing, it can be easy to put yourself on autopilot when cutting the grass. Last year, more than 300-thousand people were treated for lawn mower-related injuries according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. In today’s Angie’s List report, how to […]

Angie’s List – Lawn Care Tips

Even though your annoying neighbor does, it can be hard to find the time and energy to maintain a perfectly manicured lawn. But don’t get discouraged. In today’s Angie’s List report, three simple tips to a healthy summer lawn. Angie Hicks/Angie’s List: “Lawn experts tell us there are three easy things you can do to […]

Open Kitchen

Open Kitchen

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT       Spaetzle with Mushroom Sauce   Ingredients       Serves 4     4 large eggs, lightly beaten     2 tablespoons milk     1¼ cups all-purpose flour       Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper     Pinch ground nutmeg     ¼ […]

Open Kitchen Oct. 2,2014

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Cinnamon-Raisin Bread Ingredients   Makes 1 loaf   1 packet (¼ ounce) active dry yeast     1 cup, plus 2 tablespoons, milk, warm (105°F – 110°F)     ¼ cup granulated sugar     3 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting     3 tablespoons unsalted butter, […]

Open Kitchen Sept. 25

  OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Meatball Subs Ingredients   Serves 4   1 pound ground beef chuck     ½ pound sweet Italian sausage, casings removed     1 large egg, lightly beaten     2 tablespoons yellow onion, peeled and finely chopped, plus 1 medium yellow onion, peeled and sliced     […]

Open Kitchen 09/11

    OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Tortellini Soup Ingredients   Serves 8   1 tablespoon olive oil     1 small yellow onion, peeled and chopped     2 medium carrots, peeled and cut into site-sized pieces     1 medium zucchini, trimmed and sliced into bite-sized pieces     8 cloves garlic, […]

FitSource

FitSource 10.24.2014

Today, we are joined by Katie Buob.

FitSource 10.17.2014

Today, we are joined by Loren Gordon, Owner of Caribou School of Martial Arts.

FitSource 10.10.2014

Today, Angela and April will be showing us their workout routine.

FitSource 10.03.2014

Today, Adam Simoes is going to show us how to get that six pack we all want.

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Maine Agency Approves Poland Springs Water Deal

| October 24, 2014

FRYEBURG, Maine (AP) – The Maine Public Utilities Commission says Fryeburg Water Co. can enter into a long-term contract to sell water to Nestle Waters, bottler of Poland Springs. The commission ruled Thursday that the contract between the privately-owned utility and Nestle could benefit the utility’s ratepayers. Nestle would pay higher rates than household customers. […]

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County Youth Gets Wish Granted By Make A Wish Maine Organization

| October 23, 2014

Today the Make A Wish Maine organization granted a wish to a young man and his family right here in the county. A county boy is getting some well deserved rest, relaxation and roller coasters after dealing with the roller coaster that’s been his young life. Shawn Cunningham reports. Keeghan Lowe talks…”its been kind of […]

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Eliot Cutler to Appear at Maine Governor Debate Alone

| October 23, 2014

(Photo courtesy http://www.cutlerformaine.com/) BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The debates in the tight race for Maine governor aren’t over yet. Not technically, at least. The Maine Public Broadcasting Network is set to air a statewide debate on Thursday at 8 p.m., but independent Eliot Cutler is the only candidate who has agreed to participate. The network says […]

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