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Tornado Safety and Myths

| May 30, 2014

The County may not be tornado alley, but tornadoes can happen. So it’s important to know what to do. Lead Forecaster at the National Weather Service in Caribou, Joseph Hewitt says stay inside. “Go to the lowest part of your house, which would be the basement. Or, if you don’t have a basement, then to […]

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The 2014 Presque Isle Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

| May 27, 2014

Fire trucks, police cars, the young marines, veterans, boy scouts, the Presque Isle High School Marching Band, and many more marched down Main Street in Presque Isle to honor the men and woman who have fought for our Freedom. The skies weren’t looking too good, but the rain managed to hold off until the end. “Today […]

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Wet Weather Causes Most ATV Trails to Remain Closed This Weekend

| May 23, 2014

It’s almost Memorial Day weekend, and while ATV trails like this one in Caribou would usually be open, that isn’t the case this year. “It’s been a very long winter as we all know, and right now spring has not been in our favor if we’re outdoor enthusiasts, it’s very wet. And unfortunately, a lot of […]

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Garbage Found on Roadways Heading Toward Tri-Community Landfill

| May 20, 2014

If you’ve traveled on the roads heading toward the Tri-Community landfill, you may have noticed something on the side of the road, and that’s trash. Now the Fort Fairfield police have said they’ve been finding lots of garbage on the side of the road. Right now I’m sitting by numerous empty bags of wood pellets, […]

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Spring/Summer Workshop at the National Weather Service in Caribou

| May 16, 2014

These forecasters are all hard at work at the National Weather Service in Caribou getting ready for the upcoming summer season. “Basically the goal is to prepare out forecasters for summer convection, so the thunderstorms, the flash flooding and all those sorts of threats that go along with summer severe weather,” says Todd Foisy the […]

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