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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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A New Addition to the Caribou Fire Department

A New Addition to the Caribou Fire Department

| February 24, 2015

Caribou’s new tanker truck has arrived. “The truck was designed from the ground up. All the features on it are specific to our design. It was kind of neat to see something we drew on paper to come to life, and sit here in our department now,” says Caribou Fire Chief, Scott Susi. This truck […]

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Caribou firefighters move forward after responding to fatal fires

Caribou firefighters move forward after responding to fatal fires

| February 3, 2015

“Can’t save them all,” said Caribou firefighter and paramedic Justin LaPlante. It’s been a tough few months for the Caribou Fire Department – on Monday they responded to their second fatal fire since November. For this crew, it’s not easy knowing that there were five lives they couldn’t save in just three months. “We don’t […]

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Caribou Fire Department To Replace Tanker Truck With Grant Money

Caribou Fire Department To Replace Tanker Truck With Grant Money

| July 4, 2014

The Caribou Fire Department is one of four departments in the state to receive federal funds recently announced by FEMA.  Caribou’s City Manager and the Fire Chief say the grant money will provide a significant upgrade. A new tanker truck is coming to the Caribou Fire Department.  The truck will replace their old tanker truck […]

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Fireworks Sales and Safety

Fireworks Sales and Safety

| July 4, 2014

Business at Pyro City Fireworks Store in Presque Isle, is booming. “It has been awesome. There’s no other word to describe it other than awesome,” says store manager Corrie Kierstead. Kierstead says she’s had customers from all over the United States coming in to buy fireworks. Now in their third season, she says they have […]

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