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Bridgton crash victims identified

BRIDGTON, Maine (AP) – Police say a 16-year-old Gorham High School student was one of the two people who died in a weekend car crash in Bridgton. Police on Monday identified Branden Denis, a starting lineman on Gorham’s football team, and 35-year-old Eric Morey, or Portland, as the victims of the crash on Route 302 south […]

Maine Restaurant Owners Sentenced for Illegal Workers

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Two restaurateurs who pleaded guilty to hiring 10 or more people who were living in the U.S. illegally are going to prison. A federal judge on Monday imposed sentences of 37 months in prison for Guillermo Fuentes and 30 months for his brother, Hector. They pleaded guilty to activities at the […]

2014 Senatorial Debate Sen. Susan Collins and Shenna Bellows

Maine firefighters overcome by fumes

PRENTISS, Maine (AP) – Authorities say eight firefighters and one state trooper were treated at a hospital after a fire at a camp in eastern Maine. Investigators say the first responders at the blaze in Prentiss late Saturday night and into Sunday morning were overcome by noxious fumes. They were all treated and released. People were in […]

Sports

Boys Soccer: East Division Heal Point Standings

This week’s Heal Point Standings for the Eastern Division for Classes B, C & D (source: Maine Principal’s Association)   Class D 1.            Bangor Christian     12-1-0 2.            Penobscot Valley H.S.   11-2-1 3.            Ashland Community H.S.   10-2-2 4.            SACS      12-2-0 5.            Shead H.S.    9-1-2 6.            Fort Fairfield Mid/HS    8-4-1 7.            Easton […]

New Season New Coach For The UMPI Men

The University of Maine Presque men’s basketball team will have several new faces this year including a new coach. Mike Holmes held his first practice with the team on Wednesday. Holmes said that the team is just starting to really get acquainted with him and their teammates.   Holmes:” Everybody has to have the right […]

Rene’s Quick Picks

There are some touch matchups on this weeks NFL Schedule. Here’s Rene Cloukey with his NFL Quick Picks   Its time for the NFL Quick Picks each week a different person from the area picks against me in selected games. Last week I ended with 6 right and Mark Rossignol of County Physical Therapy ended […]

Pre-season College Basketball Coach’s Poll Announced

With the College Basketball season less than one month away, USA TODAY published their pre-season coaches poll. With all the talent John Callipari has amassed in Lexington, it’s no wonder they’re ranked #1. They’re followed by Arizona who touts an incredibly talented starting lineup. They’re followed by the first of 3 ACC teams in the top […]

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- Lifting the Door on Garage Door Upsells

Most people give little thought to their garage door, until they’re late for work and it won’t go up. After a frantic call to the repair pro, the problem is fixed, but then the contractor tries to sell you additional products or services. In today’s Angie’s List report, three common garage door repairs and potential […]

Angie’s List- Are You Living in a Former Meth House?

Sick kids. Thousands of dollars in cleanup costs. A house you may be forced to abandon. That’s the horrifying reality for thousands of Americans who unwittingly buy homes or rent apartments contaminated with toxic meth residue. In today’s Angie’s List report, how to uncover your home’s history before moving in. Homeowner Jennifer Nugent said, “I feel […]

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 […]

Open Kitchen

Open Kitchen Oct. 2,2014

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Cinnamon-Raisin Bread Ingredients   Makes 1 loaf   1 packet (¼ ounce) active dry yeast     1 cup, plus 2 tablespoons, milk, warm (105°F – 110°F)     ¼ cup granulated sugar     3 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting     3 tablespoons unsalted butter, […]

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     […]

FitSource

FitSource 10.17.2014

Today, we are joined by Loren Gordon, Owner of Caribou School of Martial Arts.

FitSource 10.10.2014

Today, Angela and April will be showing us their workout routine.

FitSource 10.03.2014

Today, Adam Simoes is going to show us how to get that six pack we all want.

FitSource 09.26.2014

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

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Heidi’s Hope

| October 18, 2014

Students around the county painted houses, volunteered at the animal shelter and more as part of this years Heidi’s Hope serve-a-thon. The server-a-thon is in honor of Heidi Graham a long time county resident. “She worked so hard and she was just so good and such a wonderful person. I always joked that she was […]

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Community members walk it up for domestic violence

| October 17, 2014

Lori Walker lost her sister almost exactly 22 years ago. Betty Curliss’ life was tragically cut short because of domestic violence. “She’s not here. She’s always going to be in our hearts..and we do this in honor for her..she is a person that would help anybody out and she was only 42 when she passed,” […]

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More Than 1,700 FairPoint Workers Go On Strike

| October 17, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – More than 1,700 FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont are on strike. The decision came hours after a failed attempt by two unions to re-engage the company in negotiations. Peter McLaughlin from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers says the unions have offered “significant concessions” but that the […]

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