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More than 500 Maine Children Waiting to be Adopted

More than 500 Maine Children Waiting to be Adopted

There is a shortage of foster and adoptive homes available in the state.  The Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) drew attention to this increasing problem Monday.  According to a press release, in Maine, there are currently 1,990 children in foster care.  Of those children, 502 are seeking adoption. “Unfortunately, the number of […]

Environmentalists, Businesses Seek Energy Efficiency Fix

Environmentalists, Businesses Seek Energy Efficiency Fix

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Environmentalists and business owners are calling on lawmakers to swiftly fix an error in a bill that caused regulators to limit funding for energy efficiency programs. The Public Utilities Commission recently voted to put a roughly $22 million cap on one source of funding for Efficiency Maine Trust. Lawmakers intended for […]

Fourth OUI Arrest

Fourth OUI Arrest

Litchfield, Me – State Police say a Litchfield woman is facing her fourth drunk driving charge following a crash last week in Wales where her van went off the road and was wedged in a group of trees.  The woman’s young son was also in the vehicle at the time. Trooper Ricci Cote charged 33 […]

Attempted Robbery Suspect In Presque Isle Still At Large

Attempted Robbery Suspect In Presque Isle Still At Large

The Presque Isle Police Department are still searching for a male suspect in an attempted robbery of Graves Shop and Save Sunday afternoon. According to PIPD Sgt. Eric Erickson, the suspect went into the store, specifically to the customer service desk and demanded all the large bills. The clerks refused and the suspect made it out of the store […]

Sports

UMPI Softball Prepares for Spring Trip

UMPI Softball Prepares for Spring Trip

The University of Maine Presque Isle softball team will finally see some green grass. The Owls are leaving on their spring trip in the morning. Shaw:” We are going to New York and Virginia. We will be spending a week there and playing ten or twelve games against some pretty good competition. It will be […]

UMPI Baseball Hits the Road

UMPI Baseball Hits the Road

The University of Maine Presque Isle Baseball team begins a 10 day trip today. The wet weather throughout the Northeast has been giving Coach Mike Pankow fits. Pankow:”So far we have had three or four different opponents lined up and with weather rolling into Pennsylvania. We finally decided that we are going down to Washington […]

Parker Deprey Prepares For New England Championship

Parker Deprey Prepares For New England Championship

A Caribou Youngster will be competing for a New England Foul Shooting Championship this weekend in Portland. Parker Deprey of Caribou will be competing against some of the top foul shooters from around New England. 12 year Old Parker Deprey is working on his shooting touch. On Friday he will be leaving for the New […]

PI Fish & Game Club Sportsman Show

PI Fish & Game Club Sportsman Show

The Annual Presque Isle Fish & Game Club Sportsman’s Show at Gentile Hall on the campus of the University of Maine-Presque Isle.

Your Health

Spine Pain – Med Monday

Spine Pain – Med Monday

Presque Isle, Me – This weekend in Presque Isle, County Physical Therapy had a presentation on spinal and neck injuries. The talk included presentations from Lee Thibodeau, a neurosurgeon from Maine Spine Surgery in Portland, it also included TAMC radiologist Alan Mautz. Both presented to local professionals and students who were continuing their education. The presentations talked […]

Medical Monday 3.16.15: New Dental Practice Opens In Presque Isle

Medical Monday 3.16.15: New Dental Practice Opens In Presque Isle

A new dental office has opened up in Aroostook County giving more people access to care.Its this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Presque Isle A new dentistry practice is FILLING a growing need for access to care in Aroostook County. Many patients who’ve been put on a waiting list at other dental offices could […]

Smoking Series Part Five: E Cigarettes, Dangers of Second & Third Hand Smoke…Importance of Quitting

Smoking Series Part Five: E Cigarettes, Dangers of Second & Third Hand Smoke…Importance of Quitting

Shawn Cunningham has been examining the dangers of smoking and looking at local resources that help smokers commit to quit. Tonight in the final report of the series, we look at the impact of second and third hand smoke as well as the importance of getting treatment to finally kick the habit. YOUTUBE Healthcare practitioners […]

Smoking Series Part Four: Beat The Pack Program Is Helping Smokers Kick The Habit

Smoking Series Part Four: Beat The Pack Program Is Helping Smokers Kick The Habit

All weeklong Shawn Cunningham has been reporting on the dangers of smoking and local resources available to help people commit to quit. Tonight in part four of the series, we profile a new smoking cessation program in the county, that’s helping people quit their smoking habit once and for all. “I feel stress right now, […]

Pet Profiles

Pet Profiles 03.31.2015

Pet Profiles 03.31.2015

Pet Profiles 03.26.2015

Pet Profiles 03.26.2015

Another look at Thursday’s Pet Profiles.

Pet Profiles 03.24.2015

Pet Profiles 03.24.2015

Another look at Tuesday’s Pet Profiles.

Matter Of Law

Matter Of Law 03.25.2015

Matter Of Law 03.25.2015

Matter Of Law 03.11.2015

Matter Of Law 03.11.2015

Matter of Law 02.25.2015

Matter of Law 02.25.2015

Today, we are going to discuss small-claim actions.

Matter of Law 02.11.2015

Matter of Law 02.11.2015

Today, we are joined by Luke Rossignol of Bemis & Rossignol, LLC

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