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Young Caribou man dies in mobile home fire that he likely set

Young Caribou man dies in mobile home fire that he likely set

| February 2, 2015

Friends and family members of Jordan McEwen are filled with sadness and disbelief this Monday. The 18-year-old from Caribou died in a morning fire at the mobile home he lived in at 100 Dow Siding Road..a fire that officials believe he may have set. “Too young for something that tragic,” said Julie Waugh of Caribou. […]

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Snow Plow accident turns up 100 year old time capsule

Snow Plow accident turns up 100 year old time capsule

| January 23, 2015

“”The whole thing is crazy,’ said Mary Lou Brown, who can’t stop smiling. The co-chair of the history and records committee for the Gray Memorial United Methodist Church in Caribou is overwhelmed with joy because the time capsule she’s been searching for for years has finally turned up. “When Mr. Alden called me to tell me […]

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Red Cross Launches Home Fire Preparedness Campaign

Red Cross Launches Home Fire Preparedness Campaign

| January 16, 2015

“We never know when it’s going to happen, we’ve got to have a plan. You have two minutes to get out of your house or apartment,” said Joyce Knorr, community manager for Aroostook County of the American Red Cross of northern and eastern Maine. The Red Cross doesn’t want to see any more people tragically die […]

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The Interview Coming to Caribou

The Interview Coming to Caribou

| December 23, 2014

Caribou, ME – The Interview will now be in Caribou. According to Chris Dow of the Dow Theaters Company the Seth Rogen, James Franco film will now be opening Christmas Day in Caribou. Sony had originally pulled the film after threats against the theaters that played it on Christmas Day. News Source will have more […]

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Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

| November 29, 2014

These shoppers are going into one of the many local stores participating in small business Saturday. Many businesses had 20% off on nearly everything in store, including Sleepers in caribou and Merchants on the Corner in Presque Isle. “Black Friday was awesome we had a great day, and we are expecting more of the same today,” […]

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