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Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

| March 29, 2015

The Presque Isle Police Department is asking the public to help locate a person who attempted to rob Graves Shop & Save Sunday afternoon.  They are asking anyone that recognizes the person and/or clothing from the photos to contact them immediately.  It is believed this person was last seen at the Freshie’s Gulf gas station […]

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USDA Grants Available for County Agricultural Businesses

USDA Grants Available for County Agricultural Businesses

| March 28, 2015

Things are pretty dark in the Warehouse at Lajoie growers in Van Buren. But that’s the way Jay Lajoie likes it, because that means he’s saving money. “These lights were on, all the time when you were working,” said Jay Lajoie, the farm’s business manager. “The system is now set up with light sensors, so when […]

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Matt Damon Begins Shooting New Movie in Manchester-by-the-Sea

Matt Damon Begins Shooting New Movie in Manchester-by-the-Sea

| March 28, 2015

Lights, camera, action: Manchester-by-the-Sea is the backdrop for a new Matt Damon movie of the same name. Damon is producing the independent film with the working title “Manchester-by-the-Sea.” Scenes are being shot in the Massachusetts town as well as in nearby Beverly, Gloucester and Salem. The Salem News reports (http://bit.ly/1BQr7gb ) the movie tells the […]

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Conviction Overturned

Conviction Overturned

| March 27, 2015

ROME (AP) – Italy’s highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case. The decision by the supreme Court of Cassation is the final ruling in the case, ending the long legal battle waged by Knox and co-defendant Raffaele Sollecito. Both Knox, who […]

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Chairlift Accident

Chairlift Accident

| March 27, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – U.S. ski resorts are being warned to check more than 100 chairlifts after engineers identified a design flaw believed to have contributed to an accident that injured seven people at Sugarloaf in Maine. Partek Ski Lifts, based in Pine Island, New York, issued a bulletin Thursday warning operators using Borvig and […]

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