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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

| 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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Caribou Fire Department’s, “Learn not to Burn”

| May 16, 2014

The Caribou Fire Department held their Spring Finale for Learn not Burn for kids Pre-K through 2nd grade. “It’s a chance to do some hands on from what they learn at school. They get to practice stop drop and roll. We have a smoke trailer here that they get to practice crawling low and feeling […]

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9/11 Ceremony, Caribou

| September 11, 2013

As the whole nation reflects on this day, ceremonies for the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks were held throughout he country. On this day, many come together to remember, and mourn.  On September 11th, 2001.. 2,977 people lost their lives in terror attacks that shocked the nation.  12 years later, the memories […]

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