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McDonald’s Giving Away Free Coffee Until September 29th

Starting Tuesday September 16th, participating McDonalds throughout the country are offering a small McCafé coffee for free during breakfast hours from until September 29th. The McDonald’s locations in Presque Isle, Caribou, Madawaska, Fort Kent, and Houlton are all offering the free coffee promotion. Breakfast hours are from 5:30 am to 10:30 am daily.

How Prepared Are You In Case of an Emergency?

Believe it or not, it’s September already, which means its National Preparedness Month. With winter on the way, it’s especially important to make sure safety measures are in place in case of an emergency. “We need to really think about what we can do to start preparing our homes. Things like cleaning your chimneys to […]

Bangor Priest Facing Child Porn Charges

  BANGOR, Maine (AP) – Authorities say a Greek Orthodox priest from Bangor is facing child pornography charges. Police on Monday arrested 52-year-old Adam Metropoulos, a priest at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, on charges of violation of privacy and possession of sexually explicit material. Bangor police say they started investigating on Saturday when a woman complained […]

Aroostook State Park makes upgrades in time for foliage season

With the swinging of a pickaxe, the rolling of rocks, and some pretty intense digging..the puzzle that is the Aroostook State Park trail system continues to come together. “This is better…this is like getting your first bike you know as a kid…it’s exciting,” said Park Manager Scott Thompson. Seven crew members from the Maine Conservation […]

Sports

Sports Desk 09.16.2014

Catch up on yesterday’s sports action with Jake Berent.

Special Olympics Soccer Skills Competition Held in Presque Isle

It’s the middle of the soccer season for most high schools in the County. Today Special Olympians from the area took part in the skills competition and it was another huge success.   King:” This event again we had a good turnout, last year we had 61 athletes and this year we ended up with […]

Austin Theriault’s Maine Car

There will be a Maine sponsored car in next week’s Nationwide Series race in Kentucky  Austin Theriault of Fort Kent unveiled a Maine Themed and sponsored car earlier today. The State of Maine has invested 50 thousand dollars into the sponsorship of the car with money coming from Governor Lepage’s contingency fund and the Office […]

Sports Desk 09.12.2014

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Your Health

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 […]

Medical Monday 7.7.14: Nonsurgical Treatment for Dupuytren’s Contracture

Millions of Americans suffer with a disease that can lead to the permanent bending of fingers. It’s called Duputren’s (DOO-PA-TREN’S) Contracture. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham talks to one man who’s hand mobility has been restored thanks to a nonsurgical procedure offered at Cary Medical Center. Raynold (RAIN-OLD) Blair is looking forward to […]

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 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 […]

Open Kitchen

    OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Grilled Peach Bruschetta Ingredients   Serves 4   4 slices country bread, thickly cut     3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, plus more for greasing     8 ounces mozzarella cheese, finely shredded     4 medium peaches, cut into bite-sized wedges     1 small red […]

FitSource

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.

FitSource 08.29.2014

Today we have personal trainers,  Jordyn Rossignol and Daren Stone, and they will be showing us circuit training.

FitSource 08.22.2014

Our FitSource guest today is Katie Buob. She’s from Live Well United and Cross-fit in Presque Isle.

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  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A doctor who held a marijuana clinic at a hotel and failed to adequately document examinations has been reprimanded by the board that licenses physicians in Maine. The board announced today that Dr. William Ortiz accepted a consent agreement in which he’s paying a $2,000 fine and reimbursing the Board […]

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