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Police Still Searching for Caribou Man

| November 18, 2014

The search continues for a 25 year old Caribou man.  In connection with an investigation, the Caribou Police Department is currently looking for John Sam. Caribou PD says if you see Mr. Sam, you should not approach him.  If you know Sam’s whereabouts or have any information on his location, you’re asked to contact the Police […]

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Winter Forecast Part 2: How Much Snow?

| November 6, 2014

With one long-time resident, and avid outdoorsman calling last weekends snowstorm the worst November winter storm in his memory, you might wonder if this is going to be one of those really big snow years.  Last year Caribou certainly had one, logging just over 150 inches. But what about this year? Let’s see what Chief […]

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Winter Forecast Part 1: How Cold?

| November 5, 2014

With the weekend storm we just had across most of our area, many folks are probably wondering what kind of winter it is going to be. Chief Meteorologist Ted Shapiro has some thoughts on that very topic. Here are his thoughts on how the winter cold this year will compare with last year. Well, here you […]

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New Court Order Just Released in Kaci Hickox Case

| October 31, 2014

FORT KENT, ME:A new order has just been released in the case of Kaci Hickox.  After a hearing held this morning, Kaci Hickox is now required only to comply with Direct Active Monitoring, coordinating her travel with public health authorities and immediately notifying public health authorities and follow their directions if any symptoms occur.   […]

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State of Maine Document Reports Kaci Hickox’s Roommate in Africa Developed Ebola

| October 31, 2014

Sheila Pinette of the Maine CDC has released information that the roommate of Kaci Hickox, while in West Africa has displayed signs of ebola.  Pinette says “The respondents roommate in Africa became infected without knowing how she became infected with Ebola. (Any potential risk to respondent from that incident has passed).”  This is one of 35 […]

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