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MSAD 1 Chinese Exchange Program is Blossoming

| October 22, 2014

After three and a half years of planning, Chinese exchange students are now attending MSAD 1. It’s part of an initiative to expand diversity. “We’ve gone from modest beginnings to to a point where it’s really blossoming,” says Superintendent Gehrig Johnson. The first component of the initiative is having some schools in China use the Presque […]

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Aroostook Centre Mall Sears Location To Close January 2015…More than 60 Workers Affected

| October 16, 2014

Sears at the Aroostook Center Mall in Presque Isle is permanently closing its doors as of January 2015. Shawn Cunningham joins us now with local reaction. Its devastating news as yet another business, a corporate conglomerate is leaving Aroostook County. The closing leaves more than 60 workers unemployed and people in this region scrambling to wonder […]

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New Oncology and Radiology Suite

| October 11, 2014

Presque Isle – As ground breaks on the new Oncology and radiology suite at TAMC, retired oncology nurse Joyce Davis is reminded of how things used to be done, We had an old cobalt machine, and I mean it was old, it functioned very well but it was wonderful when we could move on to […]

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Standoff takes place close to Presque Isle middle school, police and officials say students and staff were not in danger

| October 6, 2014

Monday morning’s standoff in Presque Isle caused concern all over town. Even though the incident happened less than a half mile away from the PI middle school….law enforcement reassures no one there was in danger. “It wasn’t a situation where we felt that that was an issue that we needed to get the community all […]

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Small Presque Isle health care facility blocked from electronic patient records in billing dispute

| September 26, 2014

It was a Wednesday morning in July when the staff at Full Circle Health Care came to work and couldn’t access any of their electronic medical records. They tried every way they could think of to get in, and nothing worked. “Our IT guy came in and said, we’ve been closed off,” said the clinic’s CEO […]

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