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Bowdoin College Orientation Trip

| August 30, 2013

It’s back-to-school season, and today a school from downstate came up to the County for freshman orientation. It’s a group of students from across the country who are attending Bowdoin College this fall that were at the MSAD 1 Education Farm in Presque Isle today for a lesson in agriculture. Director of Student Life at […]

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NewsSource 8 at 6 August 29, 2013

| August 29, 2013

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UMPI Soccer Teams Prepare for Season

| August 29, 2013

The University of Maine Presque Isle soccer teams open the season on Saturday against Unity College. The teams began conditioning earlier this week and they are looking forward to kick off on Saturday. Alan Gordon is starting his 23 year as head coach.   ” Excitement in the air here in Presque Isle. We got […]

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Potato Harvest Weather

| August 29, 2013

  It’s that time of year again; September is around the corner and so is the potato harvest! Farmers have been growing them all summer long; but the weather hasn’t been too cooperative this season. Director of Development at the Maine Potato Board Timothy Hobbs said,  “It’s been a different type of season then some […]

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Goodrich Jewelers Closing

| August 29, 2013

  The North Road store is the 3rd location of Goodrich Jeweler’s in Houlton; a jeweler that’s had a presence in town for 38 years. The Owner of Goodrich Jeweler’s Walter Goodrich said, “We started in a little tiny store on Main Street actually in Market Square downtown and then we moved to a larger store on […]

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