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Ice On Maine Rivers Are Frozen In Place.  When Will The Melting Begin, And Will It Cause Flooding?

Ice On Maine Rivers Are Frozen In Place. When Will The Melting Begin, And Will It Cause Flooding?

| March 7, 2014

The cold temperatures right now will simply delay the inevitable melting of Maine rivers. That’s the conclusion from yesterdays River Flow Advisory Commission meeting in Augusta.   Here’s more on the Emergency Management Agency’s plan of action for potential floods in Aroostook County, and what type of conditions would cause flooding. It would take at […]

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Electric Bill Charges For Emera Maine Customers

Electric Bill Charges For Emera Maine Customers

| March 5, 2014

There has been some concern from Emera Maine customers about their bills.  Some customers are saying their bills are much bigger than they should be. While electric company officials say the only way a customer can get charged more, is if they use more. Roughly two years of information…a month by month breakdown of usage..all […]

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State Police And MDOT Work Together On Message Boards And Speed Advisory Signs

State Police And MDOT Work Together On Message Boards And Speed Advisory Signs

| February 28, 2014

Maine state police are working with the department of transportation to keep drivers advised.   They have set up remote operated highway and roadway advisory signs. They allow for real time communication with motorists.  These signs will have messages and speed limits for current road conditions. Maine State Police Troop F LT. John Cote,  ”It could […]

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Status Of Indoor Pool Building In Presque Isle To Be Debated After Closing

Status Of Indoor Pool Building In Presque Isle To Be Debated After Closing

| February 25, 2014

Now that the Presque Isle indoor pool is officially closed, there’s one question that remains to be answered.  That question is, what’s going to happen to the building now? The building is owned by the city, the property is owned by the Northern maine Fairgrounds.  The assessment department at city hall  says the building is […]

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Spending Time Behind Bars To Raise Money For Kiwanis Club Charities

Spending Time Behind Bars To Raise Money For Kiwanis Club Charities

| February 21, 2014

A team of cops have thrown a number of people in the slammer.  Arrests were made in the spirit of the annual Keystone Cops fundraiser. Getting out of jail isn’t easy. But if you’re arrested by the Keystone Cops, doing time behind bars isn’t so bad.  That’s because everyone that’s booked, means more money for […]

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