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Police say University Street thefts “crimes of opportunity”

Police say University Street thefts “crimes of opportunity”

| June 4, 2015

Between Sunday night and Monday morning, three vehicles parked in the residential area on University Street in Presque Isle had items stolen from inside. Presque Isle Police said the thefts were “crimes of opportunity” since all three vehicles were unlocked. Officer Kaitlyn McLaughlin listed the items stolen form the vehicles as an iPod, over $100 […]

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Sun Shines on  the 2015 Presque Isle Memorial Day Parade

Sun Shines on the 2015 Presque Isle Memorial Day Parade

| May 26, 2015

The sun was shining in Presque Isle as folks gathered for the Memorial Day Parade. The parade was lead by the Presque Isle Fire Department.  Lots of red, white and blue, and some patriotic tunes from the Presque Isle High School Marching Band. A ceremony was held at the Veterans Memorial Park following the parade. “We remember those […]

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Hooked on Fishing Not Drugs

Hooked on Fishing Not Drugs

| May 25, 2015

Presque Isle, Me – For the fifteenth consecutive year, the Presque Isle Elks, Lodge #1954, will sponsor the “Hooked on Fishing, Not Drugs” youth fishing derby on Saturday, May 30, 2015, at Mantle Lake Park in Presque Isle starting at 8:00 a.m.  According to event chair Michael LaFrance, as always, this youth fishing derby is […]

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Two Aroostook County High Schools Gain National Recognition

Two Aroostook County High Schools Gain National Recognition

| May 19, 2015

“We’ve known for years we’ve had a great school system and to finally be acknowledged and recognized for it means a lot,” said Ginette Albert, Madawaska Superintendent. “What we’re pleased about is that we consistently make the list. That we’re in that core of schools that consistently make the lists,” added Dr. Gehrig Johnson, Presque […]

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Pedestrian Struck in Presque Isle

Pedestrian Struck in Presque Isle

| May 19, 2015

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine – A pedestrian was struck by a car today in Presque Isle. According to the Presque Isle Police Department, the pedestrian is Jacqueline Goodine of Presque Isle. She did go to the hospital, but was cleared after suffering a few bumps and bruises. She was walking south on Main Street. The driver, Candy […]

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