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Caribou Teen Drowns In Aroostook River

| May 26, 2014

One family is in mourning after the body of an 18 year old Caribou man was recovered from the Aroostook river. An intense search effort Monday (5/26/14)¬†morning turned up the body of an 18 year old who was last seen attempting to swim across the Aroostook river in Caribou. Game Warden Sergeant Dan Menard, “just […]

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Maine Criminal Justice Academy Holds Testing In Presque Isle

| May 14, 2014

Two required exams for anyone in the county looking to get into law enforcement in Maine, are going to be available at a much closer location than the academy in Vassalboro.¬† It’s the first time The Maine Criminal Justice Academy is holding the exams else where. In an effort to make it more convenient and […]

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Safety And Hazard Awarness Reminders For Burning

| May 14, 2014

Forest Rangers and The Presque Isle Fire Department have already responded to a few incidents involving controlled burns this Spring. They say it’s important for someone to properly put out the fire, and it’s the responsibility of the person to understand the hazards and safety measures. Permits are required for any burn. Rules and details […]

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Transportation Department Issues Emergency Rail Order To Ensure Safety

| May 9, 2014

An emergency order requiring rail companies to inform emergency management officials about shipments of crude oil through their states has been issued.¬† Safety and proper emergency response is the purpose for it. Rail companies have already begun phasing out older tank cars in response to safety concerns with transporting crude oil. Now the department of […]

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Bath Iron Works Holds Teleconference With Trade & Tech. Students At NMCC For Recruitment

| May 9, 2014

A unique opportunity has come to students at a local community college. One of the bigger employers in Maine held a video conference today to recruit potential job applicants. Bath Iron Works has hundreds of current job openings, and they’re looking at Northern Maine Community College for potential new hires. It’s an unusual way for […]

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