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9-year-old boy saves autistic brother’s life

9-year-old boy saves autistic brother’s life

| August 4, 2015

“I was like oh my God, I saved my brother’s life,” said Blake Vincent. The actions of 9-year-old Blake give a whole new meaning to the term, “brotherly love.” If it weren’t for his quick thinking and unbridled bravery, it’s very likely his 6-year-old brother Hunter wouldn’t be alive today. “We would have had a […]

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Democratic lawmakers call for investigation into allegation that Governor LePage forced Jason Parent’s resignation from World Acadian Congress

Democratic lawmakers call for investigation into allegation that Governor LePage forced Jason Parent’s resignation from World Acadian Congress

| July 31, 2015

Democratic state representatives Danny Martin and Bob Saucier want to get to the bottom of it. They’re calling for an investigation into whether or not Governor LePage or anyone in his administration forced Aroostook County’s Jason Parent to resign as Maine International President of the World Acadian Congress, and whether it was done under threat […]

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UMPI makes renovations to campus before fall semester

UMPI makes renovations to campus before fall semester

| July 28, 2015

Classes begin in a little more than a month at the University of Maine at Presque Isle. Construction projects are currently going on to make for better experiences for both students and faculty starting this fall. “We really believe that people are inspired by their environment. And if we have an environment that says ‘you’re […]

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Law enforcement says of shooting incidents and manhunt in Northern Maine, there are many unanswered questions

Law enforcement says of shooting incidents and manhunt in Northern Maine, there are many unanswered questions

| July 17, 2015

It was a crime spree that stretched across a large geographic area of Northern Maine. 35-year-old Anthony Lord is in custody after allegedly killing two people, wounding three, and beating another. “This is extremely rare to have these types of crimes in such a short duration spread over a large geographic area,” said Lieutenant Sean […]

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Local businesses anticipate boost during Potato Blossom Festival

Local businesses anticipate boost during Potato Blossom Festival

| July 10, 2015

It’s about to get busy in Friendly Fort Fairfield. The ever popular Maine Potato Blossom Festival kicks off on Saturday. “It’s fun to see old friends coming up and people coming in from out of town it’s a good time,” said resident Jay Edgecomb. A good time local businesses are thankful for. Stephen Adams owns […]

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