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Petting Zoo

Petting Zoo

Fort Kent, Me – Farm Animals, Kids and even Little Bo Peep. Bouchard Country Store was a busy place on Saturday as the farm held their, now annual, petting zoo! “We started it last year with very little advertisement and it was a pretty good success. So, we put it out there this year, and it is […]

Anger Builds Among Unionized Workforce at Bath Iron Works

Anger Builds Among Unionized Workforce at Bath Iron Works

BATH, Maine (AP) – Shipbuilders at Bath Iron Works gave the boot more than 10 years ago to a contract providing incentives for shipbuilders to learn tasks outside their area of expertise. Now anger is boiling over again as a new shipyard president tries again to boost efficiency by having workers perform additional tasks, and […]

US Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer makes third grader’s dream come true

US Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer makes third grader’s dream come true

If you ask students what they would like to add to their house, you’ll get plenty of answers. A local newspaper asked that very question – and kids listed everything from a big screen TV to a hot tub. But Isaac Campbell said something different. What he wanted contained stars and stripes. “I said the United […]

Students Help Stock East Grand Lake

Students Help Stock East Grand Lake

Fish finally getting to swim free, and local school children getting to see firsthand the life cycle of salmon. “It’s good to see the kids out and enjoying the day,” said Fish Culture Supervisor Dave Marsanskis. Over 100 students from Hodgdon and Danforth schools participated in the activity today while three schools from Houlton already […]

Sports

Hornets Off to Best Start in 6 Years

Hornets Off to Best Start in 6 Years

The Ashland baseball team is off to it’s best start since 2009. Over the last few years the Hornets have struggled on the diamond, but this year they are off to a 6-2 start and looking to get back into the post season. Cote:” This year I have a good group of Seniors. I have […]

Special Olympic Spring Games Another Huge Success

Special Olympic Spring Games Another Huge Success

It is one of the most rewarding days of the year. The annual Special Olympic Spring Games were held today at the Gehrig Johnson Athletic Complex in Presque Isle. It’s one of the largest events held at the John Complex each year. The spring Games bring together over 200 athletes, parents, coaches, and volunteers for […]

Sports Desk 05.14.2015

Sports Desk 05.14.2015

Local Sports Action from 05.14.2015.

Aroostook League Meets

Aroostook League Meets

The Aroostook League held it’s first meeting since the Maine Principals Association made the change to five classes in basketball. The League basketball scheduling committee will be meeting next week to work on next years schedule. Guerrette:” We have a schedule comittee and we will sit down and lay out which teams each school in […]

Your Health

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 […]

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 […]

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Police Find Body Washed Up Near East End, Portland

Police Find Body Washed Up Near East End, Portland

| May 22, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Portland police say they are investigating the discovery of a woman’s body that washed up on the shore near the city’s East End. The woman appears to be in her 50s and her body was discovered at about 6 a.m. Friday. Detectives and evidence technicians responded to the scene. The Portland […]

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Crimestoppers – Drug Trafficking

Crimestoppers – Drug Trafficking

| May 22, 2015

Aroostook County, Me – Northern Maine lies at the end of one of the busiest drug corridors in the United States. According to the justice department it is one of eight major trafficking areas extending across the United States. The I-95 corridor extends from Miami, Fl to Houlton, Me and delivers large amounts of drugs along […]

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Adopt A Pet 05.22.2015

Adopt A Pet 05.22.2015

| May 22, 2015

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