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Medical Monday 7.7.14: Nonsurgical Treatment for Dupuytren’s Contracture

| July 10, 2014

Millions of Americans suffer with a disease that can lead to the permanent bending of fingers. It’s called Duputren’s (DOO-PA-TREN’S) Contracture. In this week’s Medical Monday, Shawn Cunningham talks to one man who’s hand mobility has been restored thanks to a nonsurgical procedure offered at Cary Medical Center. Raynold (RAIN-OLD) Blair is looking forward to […]

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Preparations Almost Ready For World Acadian Congress Which Draws Closer

| July 9, 2014

It’s only a few weeks until thousands of people descend upon the St. John Valley and neighboring Canada for the World Acadian Congress 2014. Shawn Cunningham reports on the progress of preparations. Constance Beaulier Anderson is proudly putting up her acadian heritage flags. She’s excited about the World Acadian Congress coming to the Valley in […]

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Houlton Celebrates Independence Day With Annual Fourth of July Parade

| July 7, 2014

Our Fourth of July team coverage begins with parades and community celebrations in our area. Shawn Cunningham and Mike McNally start us off in Southern Aroostook with the Houlton Fourth of July Parade..and all the pomp, pageantry and patriotism. By 10am the streets of downtown Houlton and Market Square were filled with people ready for […]

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Katahdin Valley Health Center in Ashland Celebrates Community Open House

| July 3, 2014

While folks are getting ready to celebrate the Fourth of July, another celebration already kicked off today. The official ribbon cutting and community open house of a new health center in Ashland. Shawn Cunningham was there for the festivities and reports on how its providing people with access to care. Balloons and barbeques. Its not […]

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People Working Outside in Hot Temperatures…At Risk For Developing Heat Exhaustion

| July 2, 2014

The heat makes for a difficult work day for those who had to be OUT and ABOUT. Shawn Cunningham reports on some ways to beat the heat and not ending up in the emergency room from HEAT EXHAUSTION. It’s 10:30 AM, and contractor Douglas Piper and his associate Nate have already built up a sweat […]

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