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UMPI makes renovations to campus before fall semester

UMPI makes renovations to campus before fall semester

| July 28, 2015

Classes begin in a little more than a month at the University of Maine at Presque Isle. Construction projects are currently going on to make for better experiences for both students and faculty starting this fall. “We really believe that people are inspired by their environment. And if we have an environment that says ‘you’re […]

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Law enforcement says of shooting incidents and manhunt in Northern Maine, there are many unanswered questions

Law enforcement says of shooting incidents and manhunt in Northern Maine, there are many unanswered questions

| July 17, 2015

It was a crime spree that stretched across a large geographic area of Northern Maine. 35-year-old Anthony Lord is in custody after allegedly killing two people, wounding three, and beating another. “This is extremely rare to have these types of crimes in such a short duration spread over a large geographic area,” said Lieutenant Sean […]

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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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Summer brings sunshine and more stress for some

Summer brings sunshine and more stress for some

| July 9, 2015

Summer days are known for bringing sunshine, but for some, they also bring more stress. Licensed clinical social worker Michelle Ferris says apart from the average mood lift as the weather gets nicer, some folks see big time mood changes this time of year. “In the spring and summer sometimes what happens is instead of […]

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Aroostook County Tourism hopeful summer season will pick up

Aroostook County Tourism hopeful summer season will pick up

| July 8, 2015

We’re a few weeks into the summer…and Steve Dobson of Aroostook County Tourism said our area had a slow start to the tourism season. He says now though, things are looking up. “Some of the campgrounds I’ve talked to are down…Aroostook State Park is down a little bit, but since the weather has changed and people […]

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