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SHARPLY COLDER ON MONDAY!

| September 28, 2014

***MUCH COLDER AIR ON THE WAY FOR MONDAY*** BY MID-AFTERNOON MONDAY, ALL AREAS OF  THE COUNTY WILL HAVE FALLEN INTO THE 40s. These readings will actually already be in The Valley by dawn, and by early afternoon, far southern Aroostook County will have fallen into the 40s as well..in addition to the MUCH colder temps, […]

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Indian Summer

| September 25, 2014

  By the time this warm stretch ends (Sunday will be the final day), we will have had 6 consecutive days in the 70s….the question is, is this Indian Summer? Well the definition of “Indian Summer” is a period of temperatures well above normal, following the first widespread killing frost, which we have had. But what […]

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FREEZE WILL OCCUR THURSDAY NIGHT

| September 18, 2014

    The season’s first widespread freeze will occur tonight. As of 11 pm Thursday, Presque Isle is already down to 32…..up at Estcourt Station the temps are at a coldest-so-far-this-month reading of 26 degrees. –Ted Shapiro    

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Doctor Reprimanded

| September 15, 2014

  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A doctor who held a marijuana clinic at a hotel and failed to adequately document examinations has been reprimanded by the board that licenses physicians in Maine. The board announced today that Dr. William Ortiz accepted a consent agreement in which he’s paying a $2,000 fine and reimbursing the Board […]

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FROST LIKELY LATE FRIDAY NIGHT

| September 12, 2014

  Widespread Frost should be expected late Friday night and early Saturday morning as many locations fall to the lower 30s. If you have potted plants outdoors, bring them in….if you have plants in-ground, cover them up!

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