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Boys Soccer: East Division Heal Point Standings

| October 20, 2014

This week’s Heal Point Standings for the Eastern Division for Classes B, C & D (source: Maine Principal’s Association)   Class D 1.            Bangor Christian     12-1-0 2.            Penobscot Valley H.S.   11-2-1 3.            Ashland Community H.S.   10-2-2 4.            SACS      12-2-0 5.            Shead H.S.    9-1-2 6.            Fort Fairfield Mid/HS    8-4-1 7.            Easton […]

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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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County health care professionals take part in eating disorder training

| October 3, 2014

Eating disorders can be scary…and before this week, Aroostook County didn’t have many health care professionals who knew how to treat them. That has since changed. “They’re going to have a resource here..whereas before there was literally maybe one person,” said licensed psychologist Dr. Valerie Gurney. Over the last two days, dieticians, therapists, counselors, and […]

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On 13th anniversary of 9/11, county folks remember past, mindful of future

| September 11, 2014

On the 13th anniversary of one of the most profound tragedies in our nation’s history, people in Aroostook County are still mourning…mourning the almost 3 thousand lives so quickly taken away on September 11th, 2001. “I remember everything that happened that day and I’m very sad when I talk about it,” said Flo Thompson. They’re […]

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Maine Senator Susan Collins Tours Small Businesses Throughout Aroostook County

| July 2, 2014

A familiar face on Capitol Hill is home in her native Aroostook County. Maine Senator Susan Collins is in the county embarking on a small tour. She’s meeting with local entrepreneurs to hear firsthand the issues that are impacting them, the county’s workforce and strategize ways to increase Northern Maine economic development. Shawn Cunningham caught […]

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