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St. Agatha Greenhouse Entrepreneur Realizes Business Dream Thanks to World Acadian Congress 2014

| August 27, 2014

EDMUNDSTON, N.B. — A St. Agatha entrepreneur has been selected as the Maine winner of the “Realize Your Business Dream” competition as part of the economic component of the recently completed World Acadian Congress. Nicholas Textor of Textor’s Greenhouse received the honor Thursday evening at a gala in Edmundston, N.B. to celebrate the winners from […]

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Shoplifting Spree in Presque Isle Lands One Local Man Behind Bars

| August 27, 2014

A man is in police custody tonight after a daylong crime spree that ended with a foot and car chase in Presque Isle. Shawn Cunningham has more on what really motivated one man to steal? Marden’s in Presque Isle is a lot quieter than it was just 24 hours ago. Monday afternoon this Marden’s parking […]

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Robin Williams Suicide Puts Depression, Substance Abuse and Suicide Under Spotlight

| August 12, 2014

The world is still stunned by the news actor/comedian Robin Williams is dead from an apparent suicide yesterday afternoon. Publicly, Williams seemed to have it all, fame, fortune and a worldwide fan following. But privately it was a different story. One millions of people can relate to.  Oscar winner Robin Williams…was known worldwide for his […]

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Medical Monday 8.11.14: Arthroplasty Surgery Helping Patients With Hand Arthritis

| August 11, 2014

Each year, orthopedic surgeons perform thousands of joint replacement surgeries in the U.S. The more common of these procedures are hip and knee replacements. But for some patients with hand arthritis, joint replacement surgery may be necessary. Shawn Cunningham takes a look at how the procedure is being done at one county hospital in this […]

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CMA Decor and Souvenier Sales Up At Stores in Aroostook County

| August 8, 2014

Communities, particularly businesses have begun reaping the economic rewards from CMA tourists. Shawn Cunningham reports on how some merchants are profiting from cultural pride. Jim Belanger and his wife Sandy are looking for niche (NITCH) gifts and décor to celebrate the World Acadian Congress.They came from New Hampshire and won’t leave the county without buying […]

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