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Safety And Hazard Awarness Reminders For Burning

| May 14, 2014

Forest Rangers and The Presque Isle Fire Department have already responded to a few incidents involving controlled burns this Spring. They say it’s important for someone to properly put out the fire, and it’s the responsibility of the person to understand the hazards and safety measures. Permits are required for any burn. Rules and details […]

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Caribou Man Sentenced on Child Porn Charges

| April 28, 2014

(Bangor, Maine) – United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Christopher Hitchcock, 26, of Caribou was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court by Chief Judge John A. Woodcock., Jr. to 20 years in prison, to be followed by 20 years of supervised release, for transportation of child pornography.¬† Hitchcock pled guilty on November […]

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Businesses Talk Loss Prevention And Theft Impact On Consumers

| December 19, 2013

Theft¬†incidents not only impact local businesses but can affect the consumer. Olde Rustic Attic business owners Paula Reynolds and her husband Steve say theft is an unfortunate reality they have to deal with as small business owners. In fact they just caught someone stealing merchandise from them a month ago, and had a unique way […]

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Series of Vehicle Break-Ins in Presque Isle, One Male Arrested

| June 19, 2013

A 17-year old male was arrested Tuesday night and charged with the burglary of two motor vehicles in Presque Isle. The PIPD say a series of car break-ins have been reported over the past couple days – and they’re currently investigating whether or not more individuals are involved. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.

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Seniors Urged to Beware of Life Alert Scam

| June 7, 2013

The Presque Isle Police are urging elderly folks to be aware of a phone scam that’s affected thousands nationwide. It involves folks posing as a company called LifeAlert. Katie Zarrilli reports.

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