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After Three Snowmobiling Incidents, St. John Valley Man Says He Has Learned Lesson

After Three Snowmobiling Incidents, St. John Valley Man Says He Has Learned Lesson

| March 19, 2014

For 65-year-old Paul Lessard, getting on a snowmobile and traveling through the woods of the St. John Valley is like living a second childhood. “It’s so hard to explain, ya know, what’s down around the next corner? Then you get there and you see the next corner and you just want to keep on going,” […]

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Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Non-compliant Sex Offenders

Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Non-compliant Sex Offenders

| March 18, 2014

No sex offender goes unnoticed – at least that’s the hope of the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies have recently been investigating cases of convicted sex offenders failing to register with the state. Chief Deputy Sheriff Darrell Crandall says, “I suspect there’s very few convicted offenders that truly want to be on the registry..there are […]

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MSADs 27, 10 Look To Withdraw from AOS 95

MSADs 27, 10 Look To Withdraw from AOS 95

| March 17, 2014

Since 2009, MSADs 27 and 10 have shared central office services as alternative organizational structure 95, or AOS 95. They were required to do this under then governor John Baldacci, but now, they could be separating. “It never came to fruition I think what the Baldacci administration thought was going to happen,” said AOS 95 […]

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Days After Tragic Animal Sanctuary Fire, Community Rallies

Days After Tragic Animal Sanctuary Fire, Community Rallies

| March 15, 2014

Days after a devastating fire tore through the Ark Animal Sanctuary in Houlton, the community is already rallying in big ways. “People came out of the woodwork – its just amazing..in 48 hours..less than 48 hours..that this happened,” said Kathryn Knapp. Stunned and saddened by this tragedy that took the lives of sixteen cats, folks […]

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Caribou Woman Competes on Jeopardy

Caribou Woman Competes on Jeopardy

| March 13, 2014

One of the county’s own was a contestant on an episode of Jeopardy that aired earlier this week. “That was one of my things…I’ve always wanted to be on Jeopardy..and it was always just one of those things out there we all have…those things out there, I’ve always wanted to do this, I’ve always wanted […]

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