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Police Chief Kenneth “Doody” Michaud Reflects on Longtime Career in Fort Kent

Police Chief Kenneth “Doody” Michaud Reflects on Longtime Career in Fort Kent

With less than a month left on the job, Fort Kent Police Chief Kenneth Doody Michaud has started cleaning out the office that’s been his for almost 40 years. “This is one of the grooming garage, this one here is of me with young kids, this one is another one with a bunch of young […]

Autism Awareness Series: Part 4

Autism Awareness Series: Part 4

Autism is often associated with children. But autism is actually a life long diagnosis that stays with you through adulthood. I went to the Southern part of the Aroostook County to meet with a 52-year old woman with a lengthy list of accomplishments and an autism diagnosis. Deborah Lipsky is working on her next book. […]

Augusta Woman Gets 9 Months for Selling Cocaine

Augusta Woman Gets 9 Months for Selling Cocaine

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – An Augusta woman has received a nine-month jail sentence for trafficking cocaine. Justice Donald Marden sentenced Carol Jean Gordon on Tuesday to three years in jail with all but nine months suspended. She was also sentenced to two years’ probation and ordered to pay $800 in fines. The 43-year-old pleaded guilty […]

Maine Nursing Homes May Get $14 Million Boost

Maine Nursing Homes May Get $14 Million Boost

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine’s nursing homes could see a funding boost under legislation awaiting Gov. Paul LePage’s signature. The Democratic-led Legislature recently approved a $4 million measure that would increase Medicaid reimbursements to nursing homes in the fiscal year that starts in July. Nursing homes currently are reimbursed based on what their expenditures were […]

Sports

Casciano Accepts Coaching Job in North Carolina

Casciano Accepts Coaching Job in North Carolina

The University of Maine Presque Isle is looking for a new Men’s Basketball Coach. Jim Casciano has been hired as the new coach at Johnson and Wales in Charlotte, North Carolina.   Casciano:” It’s a bittersweet moment because of the players who are here, and the people and the relationships I developed while being here […]

GHCA and East Grand Form Cooperative Teams

GHCA and East Grand Form Cooperative Teams

GHCA students Makayla Watson, Jennah Carver and Rylee Warman make the 35 mile trip every day to meet their new teammates and Coach Shawn Beaudoin for the start of softball practice. The coach says the addition of the three new players has helped the team become stronger. “It’s absolutely necessary this year” said Beaudoin. “Last year we […]

Recreation Centers Keep Kids Busy During April Vacation, Look Forward to Summer

Recreation Centers Keep Kids Busy During April Vacation, Look Forward to Summer

Keeping kids active… that’s the goal area recreation centers have this April vacation. “We want to get them away from their video games because the parents want them out of the house and we’re a good place for them to come,” said Presque Isle Rec Programmer, Bradlee Boyles. Everything from shooting around a basketball, to […]

No Wild Turkey Season in Northern Maine This Year

No Wild Turkey Season in Northern Maine This Year

The first turkey hunt in Northern Maine that was scheduled to start later this month has been suspended and will not be held this year. After a lot of thought and conversation the Department made the announcement that the turkey season in Northern Maine would be suspended .   Hoppe:” Due to this years severe […]

Your Health

Medical Monday 4.14.14: TAMC Launches News Lymphedema Clinic

Medical Monday 4.14.14: TAMC Launches News Lymphedema Clinic

A local hospital is seeing success with its new lymphedema clinic. As Shawn Cunningham reports, the clinic’s patient load is growing thanks to positive word of mouth and a STEP in the right direction. Its this week’s Medical Monday. For eight years, lymphedema has kept Laura Pike from pretty much living a free mobile life. […]

Medical Monday 4.7.14: Cary Medical Wins Breast Cancer Health Award

Medical Monday 4.7.14: Cary Medical Wins Breast Cancer Health Award

A local healthcare site is getting some national recognition for their efforts in treating breast cancer patients. Its this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Its been a year since opening, and already Cary Medical’s Women’s Imaging Center has gotten notice and an accolade not only from patients, but the national healthcare community. The site […]

Medical Monday 3.31.14: County Students Become Doctors for the Day

Medical Monday 3.31.14: County Students Become Doctors for the Day

The healthcare industry is becoming more diversified. New positions are being created in a field that’s continually evolving, all with one goal in mind. Dolling out the best qualitative care to patients. But healthcare practitioners say what’s needed even more are bright young minds willing to commit themselves to healthcare careers. That’s where a unique, […]

Medical Monday: Importance of Getting Eye Exams

Medical Monday: Importance of Getting Eye Exams

One of the most overlooked preventative health measure IS getting a routine eye exam. It’s a health checkup that can provide your doctor with the information to help you have clear vision and diagnose potential eye problems early on. Shawn Cunningham takes a look in this week’s Medical Monday. Its important to have an annual […]

Angie's List

Increasing Your Home’s Value

Increasing Your Home’s Value

This time of year, homeowners are eager to spring into action and get started on home improvement projects. But the key is tackling projects that will increase your home’s value. In this week’s Angie’s List report, three home improvement blunders to avoid…….. Shortly after moving in to her new home, Heidi Birkey discovered a plumbing […]

Dishwasher Secrets

Dishwasher Secrets

Dishwashers are supposed to make life easier, but in kitchens across the country, they’re a point of frustration. Many households fight over how to properly load them. Should you pre-rinse the dishes or not? Should you put bowls on the top or bottom? In this week’s Angie’s List report, we unveil the four secrets to […]

How to Stay on a Budget for Your Wedding

How to Stay on a Budget for Your Wedding

The dress, cake, flowers, and invitations… When you add it all up – including the honeymoon, the average wedding costs almost $30,000! In today’s Angie’s List report, how to pull off your big day without breaking the bank. Brian Blume and Jill Zook will walk down the aisle and say ‘I do’ this November. Brian […]

Angie’s List – Car Rentals

Angie’s List – Car Rentals

Families are dreaming of spring break getaways. You’ve spent a lot of time planning your perfect vacation – from booking the hotel to researching restaurants. But there’s one thing you may have overlooked. In this week’s Angie’s List report, how to save money on your car rental. Megan McCain and her family are flying to […]

Open Kitchen

Seared Lamb with Warm Lemon Potato Salad

Seared Lamb with Warm Lemon Potato Salad

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT  Seared Lamb with Warm Lemon Potato Salad Served with a delicious lemon-flavored potato salad, this is a quick-cooking dish that you can prepare any night of the week. Ingredients   Serves 4   2 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, scrubbed and cut into bite-sized chunks     4 cloves garlic, left […]

Cornmeal Pound Cake with Strawberries

Cornmeal Pound Cake with Strawberries

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT  Cornmeal Pound Cake with Strawberries Garnished with fresh strawberries and lots of whipped cream, this is a delicious dessert that you can make any night of the week. Ingredients   Makes one 9-inch cake   1½ cups all-purpose flour     1 cup granulated sugar, plus more for the strawberries […]

Orange and Almond Stuffed French Toast

Orange and Almond Stuffed French Toast

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT  Orange and Almond-Stuffed French Toast Filled with a delicious orange and almond-flavored cream cheese stuffing, this French toast is sure to become a family favorite. Ingredients   Serves 4   8 ounces cream cheese, softened     3 tablespoons confectioners’ sugar, plus more for garnish     2 Navel oranges, […]

Double Fudge Chocolate Cake

Double Fudge Chocolate Cake

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Double Fudge Chocolate Cake Ingredients   Makes one 9-inch cake   3 cups all-purpose flour     3 cups granulated sugar     ½ cup cocoa powder, sifted     2 teaspoons baking soda       Kosher salt     1 cup vegetable shortening     3 cups milk […]

FitSource

FitSource 04/18/2014

FitSource 04/18/2014

Well our FitSource guest today is Renee Ennis from Live Well United in Presque Isle, and she’s says we’re working on some pilates today.

FitSource 04/11/2014

FitSource 04/11/2014

Our guest today is Kelly Marston.  She’s a trainer and fitness instructor at the University of Maine at Presque Isle, and she is here today to show us some lower back exercises.

FitSource 04/04/2014

FitSource 04/04/2014

Today we have Katie Buob from Live Well United in Presque Isle, and she’s showing us some upper back and shoulder therapy using a wall.

FitSource 03/28/2014

FitSource 03/28/2014

Our guest today is Adam Simoes from County Physical Therapy in Presque Isle, and he will be showing us the benefits of doing exercises with chairs.

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Maine Shipyard Gets $57 Million in Navy Contracts

Maine Shipyard Gets $57 Million in Navy Contracts

| April 23, 2014

BATH, Maine (AP) – Maine Congresswoman Chellie Pingree says Bath Iron Works has won two Navy contracts totaling more than $57 million for fleet maintenance and engineering projects. Pingree said Tuesday that half the money is for design and engineering work on the Littoral Combat Ship. The ship is designed for coastal operations such as […]

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Heating Oil Prices Drop

Heating Oil Prices Drop

| April 23, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A Maine government survey says the average price of heating oil in the state has dropped 2 cents in the past week, to $3.62 per gallon. The Governor’s Energy Office said Wednesday the average statewide price for a gallon of heating oil is 12 cents more than this time last year. […]

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Couple Charged by Moose in Maine May Now Be Charged By the State

Couple Charged by Moose in Maine May Now Be Charged By the State

| April 23, 2014

JACKMAN, Maine (AP) – A New Hampshire husband and wife are under investigation after being charged by a moose while snowmobiling  in Maine. The Maine Warden Service says it is examining video of the encounter last week in Jackman that was posted on YouTube by Janis and Bob Powell of Belmont, N.H. Cpl. John MacDonald says […]

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