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11th Annual Crown of Maine Balloon Fest is Underway

| August 21, 2014

Various colors and patterns flying anywhere from tree height up to 3,000 feet, guided by the wind. I’m talking about hot air balloons. They’ll be taking over the skies for the 11th Annual Crown of Maine Balloon Fest. “We have 12 balloons involved in the festival, plus we’ve got a couple other pilots that fly […]

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Blueberry Season is Here!

| August 20, 2014

They’re big, blue and ready to be eaten. It’s blueberry season and it’s in full swing! “It’s been a fair season. Been a little bit dry. Been doing some irrigating, but overall it’s going to be an average crop. We’re not going to make a million dollars, but we’ll be able to pay our bills, […]

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Local Mini Golf Course is Expanding

| August 20, 2014

There’s something new to do in Aroostook County. We don’t know if it’s the only place to do it,┬ábut it sure is hard to find another place other than Goughan’s Berry Farm to play mini-golf. “I brought my grandchildren and my daughter and we’re having a full day of mini golf,” says mini golfer, George […]

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A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Event at the Braden Theater in Presque Isle

| August 14, 2014

These kids are filing into Braden theater, to view the Disney Classic, Mary Poppins. This is part of a fundraiser put on by the Aroostook Partners in the Arts. “The money then goes back into the community to bring local artists and local art themed events to local schools. So these fundraisers are a way […]

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North Country Animal Hospital Offers the ONLY Canine Rehab Facility North of Bangor

| August 6, 2014

Last year, North Country Animal Hospital opened a Canine Rehabilitation Facility. They are the only one north of Bangor. Bangor does have one facility, but other than that, you would have to travel to Portland. “We offer conditioning for old dogs, rehabilitation for old dogs with neurological problems, post surgery injury rehabilitation, and weight loss,” […]

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