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Fall in the County has been perfect for outdoor recreation so far

| October 14, 2014

It was a picture perfect afternoon to tee off at the Presque Isle Country Club. Golfers are LOVING this fine fall weather. Golf Pro Barry Madore is thrilled with what Mother Nature has brought us since July- plenty of days with sunshine and warm temperatures. He says more people have hit the course this year […]

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Leaders of Linneus haunted hayride react to tragedy downstate

| October 13, 2014

Every October, Mike Lane and Carrie Palmer put their heart and soul into making sure kids have a fun, safe, and most importantly- spooky time at the Linneus Haunted Hayride. When they heard about a hayride that ended in tragedy in Mechanic Falls over the weekend, neither of them could believe it. “Just hits you […]

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Family owned Plaster Rock department store closing after 30 years

| October 10, 2014

It’s the place Plaster Rock residents go to grab that last minute birthday gift.. You know, for the party that starts in half an hour. Or maybe to get a quick replacement toothbrush. Greer’s Department store has been a fixture in the village for more than 30 years. “If they don’t have it anyplace else, […]

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16-Year-Old Ethan Hill is most loved member of Fort Kent Police Department

| October 9, 2014

On Wednesday morning, Ethan Hill is all suited up for the busy day he has ahead of him. The 16-year-old auxiliary patrolman for the Fort Kent police department listens chief Tom Pelletier maps out their morning. When he’s all done, Ethan gives him a fist bump! Every Wednesday, these two team up to take […]

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Standoff takes place close to Presque Isle middle school, police and officials say students and staff were not in danger

| October 6, 2014

Monday morning’s standoff in Presque Isle caused concern all over town. Even though the incident happened less than a half mile away from the PI middle school….law enforcement reassures no one there was in danger. “It wasn’t a situation where we felt that that was an issue that we needed to get the community all […]

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