government shutdown raises concern about tax returns

Daniel Livesey, office manager for the Presque Isle H&R Block office, says returns will be processing at the normal time. He says he doesn't expect to see any delays with refunds. But if you have a question for the IRS, you may run into difficulty reaching someone.

AM Chat with Shawn Cunningham:Kiwanis Club

On this edition of AM Chat, two members of the Presque Isle Kiwanis Club guest to talk about the return and reboot of a popular event that will help boost businesses throughout the community.

Budget discussions have begun in Mapleton, Castle Hill and Chapman

Items discussed included a new piece of equipment that will be used for maintaining roads.

Cold weather to make pets uncomfortable when outside

Bitter cold temperatures aren't fit for man nor beast, especially when it's below freezing this time of year. Presque Isle Veterinarian Candace Hersey-Benner says there are certain things to consider when determining if it's too cold for your pet to be outside.

The Aroostook Agency on Aging celebrate a big donation to support new center

An exciting day today for the Aroostook Agency on Aging...they were celebrating a big donation from Katahdin Trust Company that will support the agency's Aging and Disability Resource Center, now located on main street in Presque Isle. The center is part of the agency's main office, all of which is in the process of relocating to 260 Main Street. A 20 thousand dollar donation from Katahdin Trust will support the new center's lobby resource area which will include a variety of different supports. Folks visiting the new lobby will be greeted by volunteers from the community and agency staff. Katahdin Trust Company leaders are excited to be helping what they say is a very important agency in the community.

 

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Posted: 6:38 PM - Over 100 Special Olympians were at UMPI today showing off their basketball skills.

Posted: 9:29 AM - Three County people will be honored as Maine Sports Legends later this year.

Posted: 01/15/2019 - A major match-up in the Shiretown, a 1,000 point scorer, and other action from Around the County.

Posted: 01/14/2019 - Scores and highlights from all the action Around the County.

Posted: 01/14/2019 - Nordic ski races are held in many different types of conditions. The right wax could mean the difference between winning and losing the race.