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Presque Isle American Legion concerned about losing programs if more people don’t join

| September 25, 2014

For seven holidays out of the year, the Star City is filled with stars and stripes. People in the community have come to love the work the American Legion Post 88 does- lining Presque Isle’s streets with more than 200 American flags. “Pretty nice on a holiday to see that many flags flying throughout the city,” […]

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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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