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March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

| March 11, 2014

“One of the main things we hear from clients is ‘I don’t feel like I have a purpose anymore’ and when you don’t feel like you have a purpose anymore, you don’t feel very good,” said David Letourneau, Certified Brain Injury Specialist. Letourneau is talking about people with brain injuries, and the thoughts that go […]

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County Students Promote Community Service Through School Blood Drives

| March 6, 2014

Blood drives are being held at high schools throughout the county this week on behalf of the American Red Cross. Sarah Doak and Eileen Patton may be sitting in the Caribou High School gym, but they’re still learning some important life lessons. The importance of giving back. By organizing this blood drive for the American […]

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Newest Sport Rolls Right Into Aroostook County

| January 30, 2014

Speed, skill, and good old fashioned skating. Meet the newest athletes of Aroostook County. “It’s really exciting because I’ve wanted to do derby since Bangor started theirs,” said Samantha White, a.k.a. “Zom B. Bite”. “So it’s really exciting that we have a league up here.” They’re 21 women who make up the newest roller derby […]

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Stolen Truck Recovered

| January 27, 2014

State and municipal law enforcement were on the lookout late Saturday evening for a blue 2013 Volvo bob tail truck tractor stolen from Van Buren that same evening.  The vehicle was believed to be traveling South from Van Buren.  Later that same evening, at approximately 12:50 a.m., Tpr. Rob Flynn encountered the vehicle on Route 1 […]

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Community Members Devastated By Fire at Phil’s Florist

| January 10, 2014

Community members are devastated by the loss of what they consider a gem in the city of Caribou. The State Fire Marshal’s Office is working to determine what caused a massive fire at Phil’s Florist and Greenhouses late Thursday night. “It was heartbreaking,” says business owner Sandy Marrett. Crews from multiple fire departments battled the […]

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