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Bowdoin Student from Presque Isle Fulfills Internship in Maine Senator Susan Collins’ Office

| August 29, 2014

Washington, D.C. –Thomas Freeman of Presque Isle is finishing an internship in Senator Collins’ Aroostook County Constituent Service Center, in Caribou, after having successfully served as an intern during the summer. “Thomas’ hard work and enthusiasm during his time as an intern in my Aroostook County Constituent Service Center were greatly appreciated,” said Senator Collins. […]

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High Surf Advisory Remains Through Friday Afternoon

| August 29, 2014

(From the NWS Caribou) COASTAL HANCOCK and COASTAL WASHINGTON Counties …HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON… * LOCATION…OCEAN EXPOSED BEACHES. * WAVES AND SURF…4 TO 7 FEET. * WAVE PERIOD…12 TO 14 SECONDS. * TIMING…THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS…INCREASED RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES AS WELL AS […]

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Open Kitchen

| August 28, 2014

    OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Apple and Mixed Berry Slump   Ingredients   Serves 6 to 8 2 cups Golden Delicious apples, peeled, cored, and thinly sliced 1 cup raspberries 1 cup blackberries ½ cup, plus 2 tablespoons, granulated sugar ¼ cup cornstarch ¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon Kosher salt 2 cups all-purpose […]

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Rosary Beads for Students

| August 28, 2014

AUGUSTA—A simple conversation between friends has led to dedicated Maine Catholics gathering together in Augusta and Fort Fairfield to create mission rosary beads for 883 students in the Dominican Republic. While attending an annual Pontifical Mission Societies meeting this year, Ruth Oakley, the Director of Missions and Catholic Relief Services for the Diocese of Portland, […]

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DANGEROUS SURF

| August 28, 2014

  (From NWS Caribou) HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT INTO FRIDAY MORNING * LOCATION…OCEAN EXPOSED BEACHES. * WAVES AND SURF…BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET. * TIMING..THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY. * IMPACTS…INCREASED RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES AS WELL AS STRONGER THAN NORMAL WAVES. LARGE WAVES CAN SWEEP A PERSON INTO THE […]

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