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Chairlift Accident

Chairlift Accident

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – U.S. ski resorts are being warned to check more than 100 chairlifts after engineers identified a design flaw believed to have contributed to an accident that injured seven people at Sugarloaf in Maine. Partek Ski Lifts, based in Pine Island, New York, issued a bulletin Thursday warning operators using Borvig and […]

Maine Unemployment Rate Down Slightly in February

Maine Unemployment Rate Down Slightly in February

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Officials say Maine’s unemployment rate ticked down to 5 percent last month. The Maine Department of Labor said Friday that the state’s jobless rate declined slightly from 5.2 percent in January and 5.9 percent a year ago. The number of residents who were unemployed was down by more than 7,000 over […]

Marijuana on Maine Ballot

Marijuana on Maine Ballot

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A third effort is afoot to get marijuana legalization on Maine’s ballot. Democratic state Rep. Mark Dion of Portland says he is talking to other legislators about co-sponsoring his bill. The bill proposes to ask residents about creation, regulation and taxation of a structure for recreational use of marijuana. It includes […]

RCMP Reveal Identity of Killed Snowmobiler near Nackawic, N.B.

RCMP Reveal Identity of Killed Snowmobiler near Nackawic, N.B.

The Western District RCMP have revealed the identity of the snowmobile victim who crashed and died Tuesday night . The accident occurred on a trail off the Campbell Settlement Road, near Nackawic, N.B. around 10 p.m. The victim is identified as 29 year old Andrew John Blenkhorn. Blenkhorn was one of two people on the snowmobile […]

Sports

UMPI Baseball Hits the Road

UMPI Baseball Hits the Road

The University of Maine Presque Isle Baseball team begins a 10 day trip today. The wet weather throughout the Northeast has been giving Coach Mike Pankow fits. Pankow:”So far we have had three or four different opponents lined up and with weather rolling into Pennsylvania. We finally decided that we are going down to Washington […]

Parker Deprey Prepares For New England Championship

Parker Deprey Prepares For New England Championship

A Caribou Youngster will be competing for a New England Foul Shooting Championship this weekend in Portland. Parker Deprey of Caribou will be competing against some of the top foul shooters from around New England. 12 year Old Parker Deprey is working on his shooting touch. On Friday he will be leaving for the New […]

PI Fish & Game Club Sportsman Show

PI Fish & Game Club Sportsman Show

The Annual Presque Isle Fish & Game Club Sportsman’s Show at Gentile Hall on the campus of the University of Maine-Presque Isle.

Volunteers Remove Snow From Tennis Courts in Caribou

Volunteers Remove Snow From Tennis Courts in Caribou

Two volunteers in Caribou are trying to help speed up the melting process and get some of the school Athletes outside sooner. There was over four feet of snow on parts of the Caribou tennis courts and Caribou Track. Thanks to Curtis Richards and Doug Plourde most of the snow has been removed and that […]

Your Health

Spine Pain – Med Monday

Spine Pain – Med Monday

Presque Isle, Me – This weekend in Presque Isle, County Physical Therapy had a presentation on spinal and neck injuries. The talk included presentations from Lee Thibodeau, a neurosurgeon from Maine Spine Surgery in Portland, it also included TAMC radiologist Alan Mautz. Both presented to local professionals and students who were continuing their education. The presentations talked […]

Medical Monday 3.16.15: New Dental Practice Opens In Presque Isle

Medical Monday 3.16.15: New Dental Practice Opens In Presque Isle

A new dental office has opened up in Aroostook County giving more people access to care.Its this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Presque Isle A new dentistry practice is FILLING a growing need for access to care in Aroostook County. Many patients who’ve been put on a waiting list at other dental offices could […]

Smoking Series Part Five: E Cigarettes, Dangers of Second & Third Hand Smoke…Importance of Quitting

Smoking Series Part Five: E Cigarettes, Dangers of Second & Third Hand Smoke…Importance of Quitting

Shawn Cunningham has been examining the dangers of smoking and looking at local resources that help smokers commit to quit. Tonight in the final report of the series, we look at the impact of second and third hand smoke as well as the importance of getting treatment to finally kick the habit. YOUTUBE Healthcare practitioners […]

Smoking Series Part Four: Beat The Pack Program Is Helping Smokers Kick The Habit

Smoking Series Part Four: Beat The Pack Program Is Helping Smokers Kick The Habit

All weeklong Shawn Cunningham has been reporting on the dangers of smoking and local resources available to help people commit to quit. Tonight in part four of the series, we profile a new smoking cessation program in the county, that’s helping people quit their smoking habit once and for all. “I feel stress right now, […]

Pet Profiles

Pet Profiles 03.26.2015

Pet Profiles 03.26.2015

Another look at Thursday’s Pet Profiles.

Pet Profiles 03.24.2015

Pet Profiles 03.24.2015

Another look at Tuesday’s Pet Profiles.

Matter Of Law

Matter Of Law 03.25.2015

Matter Of Law 03.25.2015

Matter Of Law 03.11.2015

Matter Of Law 03.11.2015

Matter of Law 02.25.2015

Matter of Law 02.25.2015

Today, we are going to discuss small-claim actions.

Matter of Law 02.11.2015

Matter of Law 02.11.2015

Today, we are joined by Luke Rossignol of Bemis & Rossignol, LLC

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Adopt A Pet 03.27.2015

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| March 27, 2015

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France Prime Minister Calling For More Information About Downed Plane CoPilot And Possible Motive For Intentional Plane Crash

France Prime Minister Calling For More Information About Downed Plane CoPilot And Possible Motive For Intentional Plane Crash

| March 27, 2015

France’s prime minister is calling on airline Lufthansa to provide all information about Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz (an-DRAY’-us LOO’-bihtz), who investigators believe intentionally slammed a plane into a French mountainside, killing himself and the other 149 people on board. Prime Minister Manuel Valls told a French network today that Germanwings’ parent company should give the […]

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Ohio Governor Hopeful Maine Will Join Other States on Balanced Budget Amendment Issue

Ohio Governor Hopeful Maine Will Join Other States on Balanced Budget Amendment Issue

| March 27, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he’s hopeful that Maine will join 27 other states calling for a constitutional convention to support a federal balanced budget amendment. The potential Republican presidential candidate joined Maine Gov. LePage at the Statehouse on Thursday to urge lawmakers to support the measure being introduced by Republican Senate President Michael Thibodeau. […]

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