Archive for September, 2012
Maine Senators Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins are joining other congressional lawmakers from Vermont and Minnesota calling for a way to make milk production more affordable and help milk producers stay in business. Newssource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham talked to one dairy farmer in Mapleton to get his take on the senatorial support.
Maine State Treasurer Bruce Poliquin is in the county, talking to business leaders about what he calls the country’s biggest financial burden…DEBT. And adds that problem certainly impacts the state of Maine. As Shawn Cunningham goes one on one with Poliquin, he touts how Maine lawmakers have cut spending quite a bit. But that might […]
The Aroostook Medical Center has five satellite clinics throughout the county community. Including one in Ashland. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham examines the positive role these clinics play in providing qualitative care to patients in rural communities.
The executive director of the Maine Cooperative extension was here at the station today to appear on the Potato Pickers Special. NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara caught up with him and has more on what the extension is up to. And more information can be found at extension.umaine.edu.
A County man was arrested last night in Skowhegan on a class C charge of Possessing Sexually Explicit Material of a minor under the age of 12. NewsSource 8′s Randi Nissenbaum has details on the arrest of Peter Alden.