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Local businesses anticipate boost during Potato Blossom Festival

Local businesses anticipate boost during Potato Blossom Festival

| July 10, 2015

It’s about to get busy in Friendly Fort Fairfield. The ever popular Maine Potato Blossom Festival kicks off on Saturday. “It’s fun to see old friends coming up and people coming in from out of town it’s a good time,” said resident Jay Edgecomb. A good time local businesses are thankful for. Stephen Adams owns […]

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Presque Isle Kiwanis Club Hosting “Saving Our Businesses” Community Forum Thursday Feb. 26th

Presque Isle Kiwanis Club Hosting “Saving Our Businesses” Community Forum Thursday Feb. 26th

| February 23, 2015

Presque Isle Kiwanis Club Hosts “Saving Our Businesses” Community Forum The Presque Isle Kiwanis Club is inviting the public to attend a community forum event Thursday, February 26th at the Presque Isle Middle School from 6-8PM. The forum “Saving Our Businesses” will bring together business, civic and economic development leaders along with the general public […]

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Easton Getting Set To Hold Communitywide Revaluation of Homes and Businesses…Has Not Been Done In 22 Years

Easton Getting Set To Hold Communitywide Revaluation of Homes and Businesses…Has Not Been Done In 22 Years

| January 30, 2015

Easton residents will be seeing an increase in their taxes. Town officials say its unavoidable. Shawn Cunningham explains why. Easton Easton residents will be getting a visitor who is going door to door through the summer. Its not AVON calling, but a home assessor. Every Easton home is set to be revalued, a process that […]

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Businesses Encouraged To Apply For Microloan Funding

Businesses Encouraged To Apply For Microloan Funding

| June 19, 2014

A call is out to local small business owners to apply for thousands of dollars in available funding to help your venture grow. Northern Maine Development Commission is seeking applicants for its microloan program. Shawn Cunningham reports on a few changes that make the program more affordable for entrepreneurs to take advantage. Its business as […]

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Flood Anniversary Retrospective Part Two: Businesses Remember The Disaster

Flood Anniversary Retrospective Part Two: Businesses Remember The Disaster

| April 18, 2014

We continue our look back at the 1994 ice jam flooding of Fort Fairfield. It’s the 20th anniversary of that flooding disaster. Shawn Cunningham reports on the impact the disaster had on local businesses. (ARCHIVED FOOTAGE FROM JON GULLIVER’S 1994 PACKAGE) “Its a scene that won’t soon be forgotten in Fort Fairfield…” Twenty years later, […]

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