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Presque Isle Welcomes New Business

Presque Isle Welcomes New Business

| May 21, 2015

  Presque Isle-Wednesday was opening day for the new Save a Lot in Presque isle. They started construction back on January 1st. Construction took a little longer than planned due to some heating issues. Store Owner Kevin Kinney says, the store in Presque Isle is 600 square feet bigger than the Caribou location, and they carry […]

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Kids ‘Learn not to Burn’ at the Caribou Fire Department

Kids ‘Learn not to Burn’ at the Caribou Fire Department

| May 19, 2015

These kids are learning what to do in case of a fire. “Pre-K through second you can see how much they absorb and they know it. I know things get back home because I’ll be at the store and they’ll be like, are you the one who teaches the kids? They wouldn’t stop bugging us until […]

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Pollen Count High this Week

Pollen Count High this Week

| May 15, 2015

Ever wonder how pollen is counted? This is a rotor-rod impact sampler. It samples one minute, out of every ten minutes, all day for a 24 hour period. “I collect the rods, the sample slides every morning and I bring them in and stain them. I use a microscope to see how many pollen grains […]

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Downtown Presque Isle to Feature Musical Acts

Downtown Presque Isle to Feature Musical Acts

| May 14, 2015

Outdoor activities will soon be kicking off in Downtown Presque Isle. One of those is Music in the Park. Deputy City Manager Martin Puckett, says it’ll be a little different this year, because it won’t be held in the park. He says the city has partnered with Smitten Productions to bring more music to the downtown. […]

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17th Annual Real Heroes Breakfast

17th Annual Real Heroes Breakfast

| May 14, 2015

Community members packed the banquet hall at the Caribou Inn & Convention Center. They gathered to recognize ordinary people who have done extraordinary things. “The American Red Cross wanted to have an event that is related to it’s mission, to help others, prevent, prepare and respond to disasters. So this is why we’re here this morning […]

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