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NMDC looks to lower heating costs in the near future

NMDC looks to lower heating costs in the near future

| September 26, 2013

Norther Maine development commission was chosen for phase one of a nationwide competition which granted them $275 thousand dollars to put together an investment plan to attract manufacturing to the area particularly in renewable energy and what they call their clean tech manufacturing cluster, Robert Clark the executive director of NMDC explained to us just […]

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Housing Market Improving in Presque Isle

Housing Market Improving in Presque Isle

| September 26, 2013

The real estate market in Maine is looking up. According to the Maine Association of Realtors, the sale of homes has increased as well as the median home sale price over the past few months. All of the counties in Maine have had an increase in home sales over the past few months. Overall, the […]

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Moose Hunt Update

Moose Hunt Update

| September 26, 2013

It’s the midway point of the first week of the moose hunt. Early in the week hunters had to deal with rainy conditions. The conditions didn’t have much an impact as registration stations stayed extremely busy.  Lee Kantar the Moose Specialist with the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife says he has been pleased with […]

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Houlton Man Charged with Murders Makes Initial Court Appearance

Houlton Man Charged with Murders Makes Initial Court Appearance

| September 26, 2013

Matthew Davis shows absolutely no emotion as Justice E. Allen Hunter reads off his charges. Davis is charged with two counts of murder in connection with the deaths of a man and woman from Oakfield, whose bodies were discovered earlier this week. The first has been positively identified as 51-year-old Michael Kitchen. Kitchen is said […]

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Brawl Erupts Outside Courthouse

Brawl Erupts Outside Courthouse

| September 26, 2013

Bangor police are investigating a brawl that erupted outside the Penobscot County courthouse after a man pleaded guilty to a fatal shooting. Friends and family of 32-year-old Lawrence “Randy” Sinclair Jr. got into a fight Wednesday with friends of Michael Carter after Carter pleaded guilty to manslaughter in Sinclair’s March 2012 death. He was sentenced […]

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