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Winter Fire Safety Tips

| January 2, 2014

As freezing cold temperatures move in, everyone needs to remember to make sure their homes are safe from a potential fire.  Presque Isle Fire Prevention Officer, Grant Spinney told us that when it gets brutally cold, people tend to use different heat sources to heat their homes which tend to pose a problem. “We tend […]

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New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Presque Isle

| December 31, 2013

People all over the world are celebrating the end of 2013 and welcoming the year 2014! In Presque Isle many local bars and restaurants were gearing up earlier for their New Year’s Celebrations. “We have a live band and we are doing a champagne toast at midnight and we are going to be at Capacity,” said […]

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Top News Stories of 2013

| December 29, 2013

As the year comes to an end we reflect on the biggest news stories of 2013. This year held everything from the death of a great leader to unfortunate tragedy.  April 15th, 2013 tragedy hit when bombs went off right near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Two brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev set […]

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One Local Woman Is Counting Her Blessings This Christmas Eve

| December 24, 2013

Jeanine Watson is counting her blessings this Christmas Eve, because one year ago it wasn’t certain she would be around to celebrate it. “I was at home with my family and started experiencing pain in my neck and it traveled down my shoulders into my chest. I talked to my husband and he brought me […]

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Last Minute Christmas Shoppers Hit The Stores

| December 24, 2013

Shoppers hit the stores early on Christmas Eve to get those last minute gifts. “I’m trying to get my grand kids Christmas presents, I just got paid today and its like rush, rush, rush, rush, rush,” said Sandra Scelza from Ashland. “I waited until the last minute on accident,” added Melissa Taveras of Washburn. Walmart […]

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