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Sears Auto Center employees have jobs at VIP Tires and Service

| November 6, 2014

Time is winding down for workers at Sears Auto Center….as the shop will be closing for good on Saturday. Fortunately, many team members won’t have to worry about having a place to go. “That was the biggest stressful thing actually was not knowing what was to become of any of our jobs or anything,” said […]

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David Estey’s Memoir Tells Stories of Growing up in Aroostook County

| November 5, 2014

“I always think of myself as a County boy…no matter where I am,” said David Estey, author of Whoop and Drive ‘er. Estey is proud of his Northern Maine roots, and has wanted for more than 20 years to share stories about growing up here. His recently released memoir does just that. “People over the […]

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Question 1: Explained

| October 31, 2014

Do you want to ban the use of bait, dogs, or traps in bear hunting except to protect property, public safety, or for research? That’s the question Mainers will be answering at the polls on Tuesday. A YES vote would mean trapping, baiting, and hounding will be used ONLY for a dangerous bear or a […]

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Limestone Police Department Has Night Parking Ban Starting this Weekend

| October 29, 2014

With snow expected this weekend, the Limestone Police Department and Highway department want to make sure folks in town don’t park on the street at night starting Saturday. From November 1st to April 15th there will be no street parking from 11PM to 7AM. Staff at the P.D. say it hinders the snow removal by […]

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Perth Andover residents react to Ottawa shootings

| October 22, 2014

Ottawa may be more than eight hours away from Perth Andover, but residents in the small village in New Brunswick were devastated to hear about Wednesday’s shootings at their capital. “Horrifies me and makes me feel sad for all of the victims,” said resident Mary Dee. The city is on lockdown after a gunman shot […]

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