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NMCC to host trade and tech open house

Officials at Northern Maine Community College are excited about their trade and technical courses. The courses will be the highlight of an open house this Saturday. The open house will start at 9 and end at noon, according to a press release from NMCC. The 12 programs available range from Auto Collision to Wind Power […]

Woodstock Fire Incidents

Woodstock, NB – Two separate instances in Woodstock this afternoon led to Woodstock Fire Department evacuating the Capital Square apartments. The first incident was at Dixie Lee Fried Chicken, where a power surge ignited some small appliances and caused minimal damage. The fire department responded to this incident  at 11:40 when they were called about […]

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI Charge

  BALTIMORE (AP) – Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday. Maryland Transportation Authority Police say Phelps was going 84 mph in a 45-mph zone. Police say officers stopped Phelps […]

President Obama to Deliver an Economic Address

  WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama will deliver an economic address this week seeking to promote the recovery as the campaign season heads into its final weeks before midterm congressional elections. Obama plans to deliver a speech Thursday at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, Illinois, drawing attention to economic advances since he […]

Sports

UMFK Hall of Fame Will Induct Four New Members

The University of Maine Fort Kent has announced the inductees into the Bengals Hall of Fame. The Athletes also had a major impact on sports at the University.   We have a 1967 basketball player Darryl Peary who was also the first goalkeeper for UMFK. We have Mike Hart who coaches at St Andrews Prep […]

Marissa Chasse Breaks Ashland Career Scoring Record

On Thursday night, Marissa Chasse scored three goals for Ashland in their 9-0 win over Katahdin, giving her 60 career goals, a new Ashland record. The hat trick pushed her past Brooke LaBelle’s old record of 58. Chasse will have a chance to increase her total this Saturday as the Hornets host Souther Aroostook.

UMFK Volleyball Team Ranked in Top Six

The University of Maine Fort Kent Volleyball team is getting some national recognition. The undefeated Bengals are ranked in the top ten in the latest USCAA Rankings. Rene Cloukey has the story   The UMFK volleyball team has achieved it’s highest ranking ever in a US Collegiate Athletic Association Poll. The Bengals re hovering right […]

Sports Desk 09.26.2014

Check out yesterday’s sports action.

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 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 […]

Angie’s List – Driveway Sealing & Repair

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 […]

Landscaping for Every Budget

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. […]

Open Kitchen

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, […]

Open Kitchen 09/04/14

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Roast Chicken with Tomatoes Ingredients   Serves 4 to 6   1 whole chicken (4½ to 5 pounds), patted dry       Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper     ¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter, softened     4 cloves garlic, peeled and minced     […]

Open Kitchen

    OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Apple and Mixed Berry Slump   Ingredients   Serves 6 to 8 2 cups Golden Delicious apples, peeled, cored, and thinly sliced 1 cup raspberries 1 cup blackberries ½ cup, plus 2 tablespoons, granulated sugar ¼ cup cornstarch ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon Kosher salt 2 cups all-purpose […]

FitSource

FitSource 09.26.2014

Today we learn more about the “Take Flight” event coming up on October 4th.

FitSource 09.19.2014

FitSource 09.12.2014

Today, Keli Marston is here, she’s fitness instructor and trainer at the University of Maine at Presque Isle.

FitSource 09.05.2014

Today we have a brand new guest! We have Mark Rossignol. He’s the owner of County Physical Therapy and he’s also a physical therapist. And, joined by him is his daughter Jordyn Rossignol, who you all saw last week. She’s a personal trainer.

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3rd Company Looks To Expand Gas Pipeline in Maine

| September 30, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Another major energy company has made a proposal to the Maine Public Utilities Commission to expand natural gas pipeline capacity in the state. Houston-based Spectra Energy Corp. filed a plan Monday in which the state could contract to secure specific supplies of lower-cost natural gas on two proposed projects. The Portland […]

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WAGM-TV Personalities Recognized by Maine Association of Broadcasters

| September 30, 2014

   On Saturday September 27th the Maine Association of Broadcasters held an award ceremony at the Fireside Inn and Suites in Portland, and WAGM on-air personalities and production talent received awards. Rene Cloukey and Angela Christoforos represented the station at the event. The list of awards are as follows: Angela Christoforos, 2nd place, Autism Awareness, […]

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Potato Pickers’ Special 09.30.2014

| September 30, 2014

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