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Downtown Presque Isle Construction Creating Challenges for Local Businesses

| August 7, 2014

If you’re feeling that all the construction on Main Street in downtown Presque Isle is holding you back, you’re not alone. Several business owners are also tired of the inconvenience its created for pedestrians and patrons. Shawn Cunningham reports on how the project is impacting local businesses. Construction projects continue to tie up traffic along […]

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Law Enforcement Talk Drugs Update…Problem with Prescription Drug Abuse Growing

| July 18, 2014

Local law enforcement say prescription drug abuse continues to climb in the county, which means that crime rates could also go up. In a two part report, Shawn Cunningham talks to those working in the trenches fighting the war on drugs. She finds out what THEY SAY needs to happen to win some important battles. […]

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Presque Isle City Council Considers Moving City Hall Location

| July 8, 2014

Maintaining the Presque Isle City Hall building over the next five or ten years could cost somewhere between 250 and 500 thousand dollars – according to city manager Jim Bennett. “Obviously all of the windows need to be redone in the building, the heating system, although the boiler has been fixed the rest hasn’t been […]

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Arrest Made In Suspicious House Fire From Over The Weekend

| June 4, 2014

An update on the story we brought you last night about a suspicious fire in Presque Isle under investigation. A Presque Isle man is now in police custody…charged with arson. Shawn Cunningham has more. Police say they now have the person responsible for Sunday night’s fire at 290 Skyway Street apt. 57-1 now deemed an […]

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Arrest Made in Presque Isle Arson

| June 2, 2014

An arrest has been made in a suspicious fire that happened Sunday night on Skyway Street in Presque Isle. A joint investigation between the Presque Isle Police Department and the Maine State Fire Marshall’s Office led to the arrest of 27-year old Travis McDoanld of Presque Isle. Firefighters responded to a duplex on 290 Skyway […]

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