Richard Barrow has fought fires with the Nackawic Fire Department for forty years. In all that time he has never battled one like he did Monday morning. “On our our own house it’s a different story altogether. Just devastating to come down here and see that,” he said. Nackawic Fire Chief William Hopkins says it was around […]
Going the extra mile- that’s what democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Shenna Bellows say’s she’s doing to raise awareness about her campaign in the race against incumbent Republican Senator Susan Collins. In this case, it’s actually several miles as Bellows has begun a trek across the state. New Source 8′s Angela Christoforos caught up with […]
The nice sunny weather over the weekend fared well in Fort Fairfield, where the renowned Potato Blossom Parade took place on Saturday. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos takes us there… Fort Fairfield Resident Ashley Romine said, “This is one of my favorite times of the year.” The Potato Blossom parade is a summer pastime in the County. […]
The 67th annual Maine Potato Blossom Festival has kept vendors in Fort Fairfield busy all week. Knights of Columbus Scholarship Booth Chairman Tony Levesque said, “We’ve already fed over 50 people and we’ve only been open for about a half an hour.” Fort Fairfield Town Manager Michael Bosse said, “For businesses its great, because certainly we quadruple our normal […]
The Loring Runway was a busy place on Friday as cars and motorcycles were looking to set some new speed records. The annual Loring Land speed event got underway this afternoon and Race Director Joe Daly says conditions were very good Daly:”Conditions are very good. We have a cross wind about 8 miles an […]
More and more people are touring the County on bicycles. This week eight riders from the Merry Meeting Club in the Brunswick area are spending time in the County enjoying the potato blossoms and the views. Bob Bruce has organized four trips to the County over the years. Bruce:” This is our fourth trip […]
A Racing Hall of Famer visited with Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault over the weekend. Bobby Allison a member of the Alabama Gang and winner of 84 Cup races has some advice for Theriault. Allison: ” It takes a lot of effort a lot of good luck along the way. but for a young man […]
Austin Theriault back behind the wheel of a nation wide series car. A late gamble put him back on the lead lap but in the end, he ran out of fuel and finished 21st.
Millions of Americans suffer with a disease that can lead to the permanent bending of fingers. It’s called Duputren’s (DOO-PA-TREN’S) Contracture. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham talks to one man who’s hand mobility has been restored thanks to a nonsurgical procedure offered at Cary Medical Center. Raynold (RAIN-OLD) Blair is looking forward to […]
Blood drives will be taking place throughout New England over the summer months to shore up low blood supplies. Blood collection officials say having enough blood is critical to save lives in the event of emergencies, accidents and never ending illnesses. Shawn Cunningham was on site at a SUPER BLOOD DRIVE in Presque Isle today. […]
Time for some health news now. Shingles is a common virus related to chickenpox. It can be painful and contagious if not treated properly. One woman shares her shingles story with Shawn Cunningham. It’s this week’s Medical Monday. Debra Fox enjoys her short walk to the laundry room. She loves being self sufficient. Six years […]
CrossFit, the high-intensity power-training workout, has rocketed in popularity with more than seven thousand gyms worldwide. Crossfit has also come under fire by some healthcare practitioners, calling the workout EXTREME, attributing it to a growth in exercise injuries. Shawn Cunningham examines the issue in this week’s Medical Monday. Adam Simoes is showing this Crossfit participant […]
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 […]
The condition of your driveway can make or break your home’s curb appeal. It takes a beating all year-round, but the summer sun can really take a toll. In this week’s Angie’s List report, how sealcoating can help protect your driveway. (VO) Whether your driveway is concrete or asphalt, if you want to keep it […]
As the weather warms, it’s time to tackle the outdoor projects.You might wonder what type of landscaping additions or upgrades fit your budget. The good news: there is an array of projects in various price ranges. In this week’s Angie’s List report, we break down what you can get for $50, $500, and $5,000 bucks. […]
Putting a new roof on your home is a big investment. If you want one that’s really going to last, you might want to consider metal roofing. It’s available in numerous styles and colors and can look like wood, slate or even asphalt shingles. How it compares to traditional materials in today’s Angie’s List report. […]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Turkey Banh Mi Ingredients Serves 4 1½ tablespoons granulated sugar 3 tablespoons cider vinegar 2 medium carrots, peeled and coarsely grated 1 medium English cucumber, cut into matchsticks 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro, chopped, plus more for garnish […]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Linguine with Lobster, Corn, and Tomatoes Ingredients Serves 4 1 pound linguine Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper ¼ pound thick-cut bacon, chopped 2 cups corn kernels 2 stalks celery, chopped 6 cloves garlic, peeled and […]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Fruit Salsa This same dish can also be prepared using chicken, fish, or shrimp for a quick and simple dinner any night of the week. Ingredients Serves 4 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for greasing 3 cloves garlic, peeled and minced 1 […]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Blueberry Hand Pies These individual-sized pies may be filled with your favorite fruits for a quick and easy dessert. Ingredients Makes 8 2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries ¼ cup granulated sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch Zest of 1 lemon […]
Today our guest is Adam Simoes from CPT and Cross Fit in Presque Isle.
Today’s FitSource guest is Renee Ennis. Renee is a fitness instructor at Live Well United in Presque Isle.
Today we have Loren Gordon from the Caribou School of Martial Arts.
Today’s guest is Katie Buob from Live Well United and Cross Fit in Presque Isle.
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For organic dairy farmer Vaughn Chase, it’s the end of one chapter..and the beginning of a new one. “We’re actually looking forward to this challenge,” said Chase. On Saturday Chase’s Organic Dairy Farm will supply its last MOO Milk truck..something the farm in Mapleton has been doing for the last five years.. And then on Monday […]
Local law enforcement say prescription drug abuse continues to climb in the county, which means that crime rates could also go up. In a two part report, Shawn Cunningham talks to those working in the trenches fighting the war on drugs. She finds out what THEY SAY needs to happen to win some important battles. […]