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Local Jeweler Warns Public To Beware Possible Lead in Jewelry

| October 8, 2014

The holiday shopping season isn’t too far away. One of the popular purchases is jewelry. But before you buy, be aware that you may be getting more than you bargained for. Shawn Cunningham reports. Presque Isle Master Jeweler Gary Holcombe is fixing a broken necklace. But what he wishes he could fix even more is […]

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Beef Recall In Maine

| August 29, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Maine company is recalling more than 25,000 pounds of beef dating to last November for failure to remove tissues that could potentially allow transmission of mad cow disease. State officials announced Friday that Bubier Meats of Greene is recalling fresh beef because the dorsal root ganglia may not have been […]

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Two Confirmed Cases of Whooping Cough in MSAD 29 School District

| May 21, 2014

MSAD 29 school officials are putting out the word to parents to take heed but NOT PANIC over the confirmation of two cases of pertussis or whooping cough in the district. Shawn Cunningham gets the details of this developing story and what parents need to know. There are two confirmed cases of pertussis…whooping cough in […]

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Two Sections of Community General Hospital in Fort Fairfield Planned to Be Demolished…TAMC Health Clinic Will Remain Open

| April 30, 2014

A¬†clinic will remain open in Fort Fairfield. The landmark Community General Hospital which houses the TAMC health clinic will stay open to serve patients, however officials have decided to tear down TWO LARGE unutilized parts of the building. Officials say the decision came down to one thing…keeping a healthcare presence in Fort Fairfield that’s cost […]

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