Author Archive: Shawn Cunningham
All week, Shawn Cunningham’s been looking at the dangers of smoking and local resources to help people commit to quit. More than seventy percent of people who smoke say they want to quit. Every year millions of smokers give quitting a try. One Connor man wishes he had quit a lot sooner and he’s sharing […]
Shawn Cunningham began a weeklong look at the dangers of smoking and local resources available to help people quit. In part two of her series, Shawn examines the reasons why quitting can be difficult the first time around…and actually it might up to seven attempts before commitment to quit can finally stick. Every puff you take […]
Its one of the hardest habits to quit, and can have one of the most adverse affects on the body…including death. The American Lung Association reports smoking-related diseases claim an estimated 443 thousand American lives each year. Although its hard, healthcare practitioners say its never too late to quit. Tonight, Shawn Cunningham starts a five […]
Some county youth are saying Domo Arigato Mr.Roboto, after successfully competing in a state robotics championship.Shawn Cunningham reports on their success. Limestone Oliver Adams and Drew Emond come after school several times a week to participate in this robotics clubs. Its one of the more popular activities at the Maine School of Science and Mathematics, […]
MMG Insurance Company Participates in Project INvest…Helping County Students Consider Insurance Industry Viable Career Opportunity….
A local insurance company is INVEST-ing in Maine’s future workforce, thanks to a unique career explorations project. Shawn Cunningham explains how. 00:00 Presque Isle As a customer service supervisor for MMG Insurance Chantal Pelletier usually spends her days in an office. But this day finds Chantal in an entirely different setting with a much younger […]