Maine families who have never been camping have a unique opportunity this summer. The Division of Parks and Public Lands, in conjunction with the Take It Outside initiative, is offering families the opportunity to reconnect with nature by spending a weekend at one of 11 participating Maine State Parks. Dick Palm has the details.
The 2013 Environmental Excellence Awards were presented in Winslow yesterday, to 5 companies throughout the state for going above and beyond regulatory requirements for innovation in environmental sustainability. One of those companies, is Aroostook County’s own Cary Medical Center of Caribou.. News Source 8 Reporter Angela Christoforos has more on which program earned Cary Medical [...]
Residents of Moore, Oklahoma continue their cleanup efforts after a powerful tornado tore through that town Monday. Dick Palm spoke with an Aroostook County woman whose family lives near the affected community and has her reaction.
A local army veteran is about to hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail…but he isn’t just doing it for fun…he’s doing it to support local hero’s. NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara explains. And Peers will be leaving from Mt. Katahdin on June 2nd. Between now and then there are a few fundraisers. He [...]
Austin Theriault of Fort Kent is reaching for the stars. His goal is to compete at NASCAR’s Highest Level. Rene Cloukey has been profiling Theriaults journey all this week on Chasing a Dream. Tonight Cloukey says it takes more than money to succeed and move up the ladder
Austin Theriault of Fort Kent is Chasing a Dream of moving up the ladder in stock car racing. . The 19 year old has moved to the hotbed of racing, North Carolina, to continue his quest. Rene Cloukey continues his series this evening with Theriault.
Stock car racing is a very expensive sport. Sponsorship is very important to offset some of the cost involved with racing. All this week Rene Cloukey goes behind the scenes with Austin Theriault as he chases his dream of racing at the highest level. Tonight Rene takes a look at the local support Austin has [...]
19 year old Austin Theriault of Fort Kent has a goal of continuing to move up the ranks in stock car racing. Theriault has moved to North Carolina to pursue is goal of making it to NASCAR’s highest level. In the second part of the series Chasing A Dream , Rene Cloukey takes a look [...]
For the 37th time, conservatives led a vote in the House last week calling for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. One Maine healthcare official says the act has bigger implications for the country, not just for those in healthcare but the business sector as well. Its tonight’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham.
Doctors, nurses and EMS responders from throughout the county healthcare community were on the EDGE of their seats at an emergency pediatric care training put on by the Life Flight Foundation. Shawn Cunningham has the story in this week’s Medical Monday.
Hospital recruitment is an important way to improve patient care and expand on services. One local hospital has made a concentrated effort in the past two years to increase their primary care staff with the mission of dolling out qualitative patient care services. Its this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham.
The controversial health debate of allowing youth to tan using UV tanning beds has hit the state legislature. Recently, Governor LePage vetoed a bill to prohibit tanning facilities from allowing minors to use the machines, putting the decision back in the hands of parents. But health officials say that decision might cause harmful …potentially fatal [...]
It’s a sad day for many of us who have become such huge fans of Eats Treats and Sweets. With that said, it’s time now for the series finale. There is a wings challenge in Presque Isle that is so HOT you need to sign a waver… Before taking that first bite. Randi is a [...]
If you think a regular burger is loaded with protein… Then you havent had the Breakfast Burger! On this weeks “Eats, Treats & Sweets,” Randi Nissenbaum is taking us to Harvest Market in Fort Fairfield where some of their items are a delicious surprise.
There is a newly opened coffee shop in the Star City, where their artisan blends will start your morning off with a smile. And to complement your java, late, or espresso they have soup, sandwiches and pastries that are not to be missed. here is this weeks “Eats, Treats and Sweets.”
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos If you’re looking for a delicious vegetarian entrée, try this simple recipe for Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos. They’re so delicious, your family will want you to make them again and again. Ingredients Serves 4 1 large sweet potato, [...]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Buffalo Chicken Wraps This recipe for Buffalo Chicken Wraps make a delicious lunch or simple dinner any night of the week. Ingredients Serves 4 ¼ cup all-purpose flour, for dredging Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 large egg, lightly beaten 1 cup Panko breadcrumbs, or [...]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Banana Flan Topped with a simple almond brittle, this is a delicious dessert that everyone is sure to enjoy. Directions Serves 8 Unsalted butter, for greasing 2¼ cups granulated sugar ½ cup sliced almonds 2 cups milk 1½ cups (3 to 4) bananas, peeled and mashed, plus [...]
OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT Ham and Broccoli Calzone To make individual calzones, divide the dough into quarters and shape the dough into 6-inch rounds. Ingredients Serves 4 to 6 1 packet (¼-ounce) active dry yeast 1 cup milk, warm (105°-100°F) 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, plus more [...]
Over 14,000 dollars in stolen property and damages are sustained at a seasonal home in Linneus. The police need your help to solve this months Crimestoppers Crime of the month.
A home invasion in Limestone nets criminals several thousand dollars in cash and some important documents! Your help is needed in solving this Crimestoppers Crime of the Month.
A robbery nets some cash and two cellphones for an armed thief. Your help is needed in solving the Crimestoppers Crime of the Month.
New Limerick House sees it’s third breakin…now thousands of dollars worth of items have been stolen. Your help is needed in solving the Crimestoppers Crime of the Month.
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