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Thursdays on Sweden returns to Caribou for third year

Thursdays on Sweden returns to Caribou for third year

| June 2, 2015

Sweden Streetin Caribou may not be packed with people on a rainy Tuesday, but come this Thursday and after that every other Thursday this summer, it’s going to be a different story. “The parking lot out here is full. And there is lots of people walking downtown,” said Debbie Sutherland, who owns the Brambleberry Market. Sutherland is […]

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A Huge Honor for the Caribou Fire and Ambulance Department

A Huge Honor for the Caribou Fire and Ambulance Department

| April 14, 2015

Fire Chief Scott Susi is excited for his department. Caribou Fire and Ambulance is being honored for excellence in emergency medical services. “I wrote the submission and kind of forgot about it, and on April 1st we were notified that out of the nation, Caribou Fire was picked to receive the award nationally in Washington D.C,” […]

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Caribou Chamber of Commerce Will No Longer Be A City Department

Caribou Chamber of Commerce Will No Longer Be A City Department

| December 4, 2013

For the last two and a half years, the Caribou Area Chamber of Commerce has been a department of the city, but starting January 1st, that’s going to change, when it becomes its own separate entity. Laurie Colton, President of the Chamber Board of Directors says, “the ultimate idea is to become a little more […]

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Groundbreaking For New Condominiums To Be Built In Caribou

Groundbreaking For New Condominiums To Be Built In Caribou

| October 30, 2013

The groundbreaking took place for the first condos to be built in Caribou. The 1.6 acre lot will be able to house eight families. There will be four buildings with 2 units per building. Each unit is 1200 square feet and includes a single car garage. Troy Haney the owner of Haney’s Building Specialties will be […]

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“Thursdays on Sweden” Begin in Caribou

“Thursdays on Sweden” Begin in Caribou

| July 8, 2013

The city of Caribou is working hard to bring people together and bring more life back to downtown. They’re hoping to gather hundreds of residents on Sweden street every other Thursday night this summer and fall with their new event series “Thursdays on Sweden”. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli has more.   TO CONTACT THE […]

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