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McDonald’s Giving Away Free Coffee Until September 29th

| September 16, 2014

Starting Tuesday September 16th, participating McDonalds throughout the country are offering a small McCafé coffee for free during breakfast hours from until September 29th. The McDonald’s locations in Presque Isle, Caribou, Madawaska, Fort Kent, and Houlton are all offering the free coffee promotion. Breakfast hours are from 5:30 am to 10:30 am daily.

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Circle of Learning Developmental Preschool Expanding Services

| September 15, 2014

The Circle of Learning developmental pre-school has expanded it’s services. The Circle of Learning is the only program in Aroostook County that provides school based developmental pre-school services for children ages 3 to 5 with special needs. This year the program has expanded it’s collaboration with the Aroostook County Action Program by also offering services […]

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9/11 Ceremony Takes Place at Caribou Fire Department

| September 11, 2014

People across the country observed a moment of silence today to remember those who lost their lives on September 11th 2001. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos kicks off our 9/11 coverage at the Caribou Fire Department for the 13th anniversary of the terror attacks. A moment of silence… Then the alarm on top of the […]

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Maine Unveils New Hurricane Planning Map

| September 11, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine officials say a new hurricane mapping tool will assist emergency officials in preparing for hurricanes. The state announced the creation of the Potential Hurricane Inundation Map series on Wednesday. The state’s Bureau of Resource Information’s Maine Geological Survey created the map with money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The map shows […]

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Bicycling has Gained Popularity in the County

| September 10, 2014

It’s a good form of exercise and a good way to see the beautiful landscapes of Aroostook County at the same time- riding a bicycle! And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, people throughout the County are jumping on the bicycle bandwagon…. Loretta Harmon has been biking for 5 years now. “I bike almost […]

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