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Aroostook State Park makes upgrades in time for foliage season

| September 15, 2014

With the swinging of a pickaxe, the rolling of rocks, and some pretty intense digging..the puzzle that is the Aroostook State Park trail system continues to come together. “This is better…this is like getting your first bike you know as a kid…it’s exciting,” said Park Manager Scott Thompson. Seven crew members from the Maine Conservation […]

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Chief Stands Behind Officer Involved in High Speed Chase

| September 1, 2014

The Presque Isle Police Department may have to deal with a damaged cruiser, but Chief Matt Irwin is standing behind a member of his department. “What Ryan did was in the best interest of the citizen,” said Irwin. On Friday night the PD got a call about a disorderly man walking in the middle of […]

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Presque Isle Cruiser Incident

| August 29, 2014

  Presque Isle, ME – An incident on the Mapleton Rd. led to a high speed chase this evening. Presque Isle officer Ryan Eagles was responding to a man being disorderly in the middle of the Mapleton rd. When another man, twenty year old Richard Lyman III (Pictured Above) began throwing rocks at Officer Eagles. […]

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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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New Refurbished Buildings and Apartments In Downtown Presque Isle Could Revitalize District To Attract New Families and Businesses

| August 27, 2014

Presque Isle City officials are touting a building refurbishment project to attract new residents and new business to the downtown district. Shawn Cunningham has more on the revitalization renaissance taking place. Some of these old buildings in Presque Isle are getting a makeover top to bottom…inside and out. City officials are hoping that could MAKE […]

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