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9-year-old boy saves autistic brother’s life

9-year-old boy saves autistic brother’s life

“I was like oh my God, I saved my brother’s life,” said Blake Vincent. The actions of 9-year-old Blake give a whole new meaning to the term, “brotherly love.” If it weren’t for his quick thinking and unbridled bravery, it’s very likely his 6-year-old brother Hunter wouldn’t be alive today. “We would have had a […]

Portland landlord in fatal fire case due in court in November

Portland landlord in fatal fire case due in court in November

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The owner of a Portland apartment building where six people died in a fire is due back in court on November 20th. Gregory Nisbet pleaded not guilty to six counts of manslaughter last Friday. Grand jury indictments came down against Nisbet after plea negotiations broke down last month. He also faces charges […]

Police: Thieves steal $15K from an American Legion post

Police: Thieves steal $15K from an American Legion post

GRAY, Maine (AP) – Members of a Maine American Legion post say $15,000 was stolen from a safe when thieves broke into the building over the weekend. Cumberland County authorities say they believe the suspects entered Post 86 in Gray between 11 p.m. Saturday and 5:30 a.m. Sunday and made off with the cash. Deputies […]

Man Charged with Second Degree Murder in Woodstock PC

Man Charged with Second Degree Murder in Woodstock PC

Woodstock – 30-year-old Andrew Merlin Schriver of Central Waterville, N.B. has been charged in connection with the death of  68-year-old Richard Foster of Bull Lake, who died on Monday August 3, 2015. Schriver appeared in Woodstock Provincial Court Tuesday morning and was charged with second degree murder. Police were called to a home in Central Waterville on August […]

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Red Claws Teach Kids Basketball Skills

Red Claws Teach Kids Basketball Skills

Some young basketball players from the Houlton area spent some time with professional basketball players today. Members of the Maine Red Claws have been traveling all over the State talking to youngsters. Brown:” It is important to give back. I remember when I was younger and any influence that I could get from someone who […]

Henry Jackson Retires After Long Career in Harness Racing

Henry Jackson Retires After Long Career in Harness Racing

The Executive Director of the Maine Harness Racing commission is retiring. Jackson had been the Executive Director of the Commission since 1997 and spent 44 years working in the industry. This is Henry Jackson’s final day on the job. Jackson who has been involved in the sport for over 4 decades says he has seen a […]

Local Horsemen Return Home

Local Horsemen Return Home

The Northern Maine Fair is a homecoming for many harness racing drivers and trainers. The County used to a hotbed of racing and several area people have had successful careers in the racing industry. One of the most recognizable is Kim Ireland of Presque Isle. Ireland came from a racing family and loves coming back […]

Eye to eye with the horses

Eye to eye with the horses

Harness racing is a team sport. Drivers, trainers and the horses all have to work together to be successful and get into the winners circle. There is another team at the track during the races. The Starting gate driver and race starter have to work together to make sure the races go off without a […]

Your Health

Medical Monday: Allergy Season

Medical Monday: Allergy Season

Its allergy season. In this week’s Medical Monday Shawn Cunningham reports on allergy symptoms and over the counter relief available to sufferers.

Medical Monday 5.11.15: Greenlight Laser Therapy

Medical Monday 5.11.15: Greenlight Laser Therapy

Men with enlarged prostate issues now have a noninvasive surgical procedure that can help. Its being done right here in the county via Pines Health Services. Its this week’s Medical Monday with Shawn Cunningham. Courtesy: YOUTUBE A number of county men have enlarged prostate issues says Dr. Natania Piper, the Chief Urologist at Pines 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 […]

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