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Maine Ranks 16th in Nation in Overall Highway Performance

| September 19, 2014

Maine ranks 16th in the nation in overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness in the latest Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation. This is an improvement over 2009 when Maine ranked 29th, and 2011 when the state ranked 18th. Maine’s highways rank 25th in fatality rate, 38th in the percentage of deficient bridges, 14th in rural […]

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County Farmers Gearing Up for Potato Harvest

| September 17, 2014

Farmers across the county are gearing up for the Potato Harvest. It’s just starting to get underway. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos shows us how the harvest is going so far… This years potato harvest is only just getting started, but so far, things are looking good. Maine Potato Board Executive Director Don Flannery said, “Right […]

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Dunkin Donuts in Walmart Presque Isle Location to be Remodeled

| September 17, 2014

The Dunkin Donuts inside the Walmart on Main Street in Presque Isle will be closing Friday, September 19th at noon for renovations. The entire store is going to be remodeled and will also include new couches, chairs, and TVs. The Manager of the Dunkin Donuts store says the location will be reopening on September 27th.

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Pumpkin Flavor Everything is In Season!

| September 16, 2014

The fall season starts on Monday, but the offering of fall flavored foods and coffee drinks has already started. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has more on the pumpkin flavored craze. From coffee, to muffins, and donuts, pumpkin everything is in season! Presque Isle Tim Hortons Employee Vincent Pelletier said,”As the fall comes in they are getting […]

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McDonald’s Giving Away Free Coffee Until September 29th

| September 16, 2014

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.

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