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Law Enforcement Talk Drugs Update…Problem with Prescription Drug Abuse Growing

| July 18, 2014

Local law enforcement say prescription drug abuse continues to climb in the county, which means that crime rates could also go up. In a two part report, Shawn Cunningham talks to those working in the trenches fighting the war on drugs. She finds out what THEY SAY needs to happen to win some important battles. […]

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Group Of Residents Want To Separate From Caribou And Form Lyndon

| July 18, 2014

A group of Caribou residents have proposed a plan to by-pass the city’s charter and take action into their own hands.   The group says they don’t want to be part of the city anymore for a number of reasons. We spoke with Caribou’s city manager on what happened in Monday nights council meeting and […]

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Pit Party Busted

| July 1, 2014

On Friday, June 27,  the Aroostook County Underage Drinking Taskforce was given information of a pit party just off of the Albair Road in Caribou. A response team was formed, a plan was initiated and at approximately 11:00pm, the team responded to the underage drinking pit party. Approximately 60 people from the central Aroostook County […]

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County Youngsters Compete at Hershey Track and Field Meet

| June 24, 2014

It was a bittersweet day at the Caribou High School Track– after 37 years, the final Hershey Track and Field Northern qualifier took place. “We’re kind of making it special this year and hoping that we get some great qualifiers to take them onto the national meet,” said Kathy Mazzuchelli, the Superintendent for the Caribou […]

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MDEA Arrests Man with Caribou Address on Drug Trafficking Charges

| June 11, 2014

On Saturday, June 7,  Maine Drug Enforcement Agents arrested Joel Gomez-Perez on felony drug trafficking charges in Bangor. For the past several months, the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency’s Downeast Task Force based in Ellsworth has been investigating the drug trafficking activities of Gomez-Perez. Through this investigation, agents learned that Gomez-Perez was responsible for the importation […]

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