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Ford Recalls Over 400 Thousand Vehicles

Ford Recalls Over 400 Thousand Vehicles

| July 2, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) – Ford is recalling 433,000 vehicles, including 2015 Focus, C-MAX and Escape models, because of a software problem that could keep their engines running after drivers try to shut them down.¬†Ford Motor Co. says there is a flaw in the body control module software in the vehicles. As a result of the […]

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Murphy Named Interim President of UMFK

Murphy Named Interim President of UMFK

| July 2, 2015

The saying out with the old and in with the new doesn’t apply to the president’s position at UMFK. John Murphy will be taking over for the retiring Wilson Hess as president of the university, an interim role he’s been in before. “Well the previous two times were very short and it was just a […]

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New Ownership Takes Over WAGM

New Ownership Takes Over WAGM

| July 2, 2015

Presque Isle, Me – Gray Television is now officially in control of WAGM-TV, after it acquiring it for 10.25 million from¬†NEPSK, Inc. The sale was finalized July 1st, 2015. Long time owners Pete and Carole Kozloski, are excited that Gray was the company that bought the company that they helped build. They also are excited […]

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AEDs Now in Aroostook County Sheriff Cars

AEDs Now in Aroostook County Sheriff Cars

| July 2, 2015

On the outside, this looks like your typical cruiser. On the inside, there is a new tool that Aroostook County Sheriff’s can use. “Because we were able to get our hands on some grant money through the Aroostook Emergency Management Agency this year, we were actually able to equip all the cruisers with AED’s,” said […]

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9th Drunk Driving Conviction

9th Drunk Driving Conviction

| July 2, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – An Augusta man has been sentenced to seven years behind bars for his ninth drunken driving conviction, a longer prison term than prosecutors sought. Peter Dubord was sentenced Wednesday by a judge who said he “represented significant danger to himself and others on the road” when he drove a motorcycle drunk […]

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