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Military Police Company to Conduct Joint Exercise in Houlton

| June 2, 2014

HOULTON, ME– The Maine Army National Guard 488th Military Police Company is conducting a joint military support to civil authorities exercise in Houlton, on June 11-12. The exercise will test the unit’s ability to respond to a scenario requiring it to partner with law enforcement and civil authorities. The exercise is part of the units […]

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Two Confirmed Cases of Whooping Cough in MSAD 29 School District

| May 21, 2014

MSAD 29 school officials are putting out the word to parents to take heed but NOT PANIC over the confirmation of two cases of pertussis or whooping cough in the district. Shawn Cunningham gets the details of this developing story and what parents need to know. There are two confirmed cases of pertussis…whooping cough in […]

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Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce Turns 100

| May 7, 2014

It’s a major milestone for the Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce…this year it turned 100 years old. Executive Director Jane Torres was in the basement of the building they share with the Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum last year…and found a scroll with all of the chamber presidents dating back to 1914. “All the […]

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Houlton Fire Destroys Garage

| April 30, 2014

  A garage and another small building are a total loss after a fire in Houlton Wednesday evening. Police Chief Milton Cone says they received a call around 6:15pm from a CBP pilot reporting a hangar on fire over the Houlton International Airport. When crews arrived on scene they didn’t find a  hangar, but a […]

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One Month After Tragic Fire, Fundraising Efforts Continue For Ark Animal Sanctuary

| April 22, 2014

More than a month after a tragic fire that tore down the the Ark Animal Sanctuary in Houlton and claimed the lives of sixteen cats, Ark president Lorraine Monfils has felt an overwhelming sense of support. “I’ll be in a store, and I don’t even know the people but they know me, and and they just come […]

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