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UM Presque Isle Graduate Living His Dream

UM Presque Isle Graduate Living His Dream

| July 16, 2015

A University of Maine Presque Isle Graduate continues to live his dream as an Athletic Trainer in Professional Baseball. Bob Tarpey is in 10th year as trainer of the New Hampshire Fisher Cats a Double A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays based in Manchester New Hampshire. VIDEO AND INTERVIEW COURTESTY WMTW Tarpey:” I always […]

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Caribou Country Club Tees It Forward

Caribou Country Club Tees It Forward

| July 15, 2015

Caribou Country Club is hoping to make the sport of golf more enjoyable for many people. The club has now set up more tee boxes for people of all abilities to use. This is a part of a program developed by the US Golf Association. Jose:”The program is called Tee It Forward. We had to […]

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Proposed Fishing Regulations To Be Discussed

Proposed Fishing Regulations To Be Discussed

| July 13, 2015

Maine fishing and wildlife managers are holding public hearings about a host of proposed changes to the state’s fishing regulations for the 2016 open water and ice fishing seasons. Officials say the state is proposing more than 150 regulation changes for Maine’s 6,000 lakes and ponds and 30,000 miles of rivers and streams. Five hearings […]

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Caribou Rec Kayaking Program

Caribou Rec Kayaking Program

| July 9, 2015

The Caribou Rec Department runs an “Extreme Program” where they focus more on the sports you don’t play with a ball, the sports that bring you closer to mother nature. “It gives these kids a skill set that they’re going to take with them the rest of their life,” said Neal Sleeper. Neal Sleeper and […]

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Houlton Ag Fair Lawnmower Races

Houlton Ag Fair Lawnmower Races

| July 7, 2015

For many, when they hear the phrase “lawnmower race”, they’re reminded of TV macho man Tim “The Tool-man” Taylor who famously souped up his lawnmower on the TV show¬†Home Improvement.¬† “Well we decided one year, we’ve seen it on TV, and decided to do it here at the Houlton Fair,” said Russell Stairs, lead organizer […]

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