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Presque Isle Farmer’s Market Opens

Presque Isle Farmer’s Market Opens

| May 18, 2015

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine – Fresh food from local people. That’s the Farmer’s Market in a nutshell and it’s back open in Presque Isle, but a little later than usual. “Usually we’ve opened on mothers day, but it was a little bit cold and wet this year,” said Stan Maynard of Orchard Hill Farm. “In fact […]

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Medical Monday: 2.18.13 Fruits and Vegetables Nutrition Boost

Medical Monday: 2.18.13 Fruits and Vegetables Nutrition Boost

| February 19, 2013

Health practitioners say there’s relevance to the old adage an apple a day could keep the doctor away. In fact they say a diet rich in fruits and vegetables could not only keep the doctor away but you out of the emergency room by boosting your immune system. Shawn Cunningham has the story in this […]

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New Nutrition Guidelines

New Nutrition Guidelines

| August 28, 2012

The lunch trays of school students all across the country will be looking a little different and a lot healthier this school year thanks to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Dick Palm spoke to a local food service director about the changes.

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