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Two Arrests after Search of Presque Isle Home

Two Arrests after Search of Presque Isle Home

| May 7, 2015

Photos Courtesy: MDEA Presque Isle, Me – Two people are in custody after $5,000 worth of heroin was allegedly found in their home. According to the Maine Department of Public Safety, for the second time in two weeks, Maine Drug Enforcement Agents have seized a significant amount of heroin in Aroostook County.  Agents arrested a man and […]

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Gray Television, INC Purchases WAGM

Gray Television, INC Purchases WAGM

| April 29, 2015

Presque Isle, Me – WAGM will soon be under new ownership. It was announced Thursday morning the station had been purchased for 10.25 million dollars by Gray Television, Inc. out of Atlanta. Kevin Latek, Gray’s Senior Vice President of Business Affairs says the deal moved quickly, “I had the opportunity last week to meet with Peter and […]

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Houlton Farms Dairy in Presque Isle Now Open for the Season.

Houlton Farms Dairy in Presque Isle Now Open for the Season.

| April 16, 2015

The unofficial start of spring is here for many! Houlton Farms Dairy in Presque Isle opened for the season Thursday afternoon at 3 oclock, to a big crowd waiting to get that first taste of the spring and summer classic. Many folks were excited to be out and enjoying the good weather, as well as a tasty treat. […]

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Caribou Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Charge

Caribou Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm Charge

| April 9, 2015

Bangor, Me –  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that George D. LaCasse, 35, of Caribou, Maine, pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court to unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon. Court records reveal that on May 23, 2014, LaCasse arranged for another person to purchase a 9mm pistol for him […]

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P.I. City Council Looks Into Tax Options

P.I. City Council Looks Into Tax Options

| April 8, 2015

For years the City of Presque Isle has balanced local property taxes with the amount of money received from the state as part of the Municipal Revenue Sharing program. “It’s the last part of the budget we put together,” said Presque Isle City Manager Jim Bennett. “We get the revenue sharing figure, then we adjust […]

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