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Brian Carpenter Named New MSAD 1 Superintendent`

Brian Carpenter Named New MSAD 1 Superintendent`

| March 12, 2015

The search for a new MSAD 1 superintendent is over. After a 13 months of looking, MSAD 1 has named a new superintendent. On Wednesday night, the school board named current RSU 20 Superintendent Brian Carpenter as their choice. Superintendent Search Committee Chair Lucy Richard says it was tough to pick the right candidate. “We had a very […]

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Bridal Show

Bridal Show

| March 7, 2015

Presque Isle, Me – The 6th annual Northern Maine Bridal Expo brought businesses in from all over the county, but it isn’t just about them. It is also about supporting a good cause, this year it is the American Red Cross of Aroostook County. “They do a lot for the community, they have actually helped pay […]

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State Tournament 2.18: Early Sessions

State Tournament 2.18: Early Sessions

| February 18, 2015

Rene Cloukey has a wrap on the first four games of the day from the State Tournament down in Bangor.

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Local church leaders react to recent ISIS slaying, say it won’t stop their mission

Local church leaders react to recent ISIS slaying, say it won’t stop their mission

| February 18, 2015

The killing of 21 Coptic Christians by ISIS over the weekend may have happened far away…but for some, it hits close to home. “It was violent..it was scary to see,” said Pastor Jason Rooney of the Monticello Community Wesleyan Churc. “Just the fact that they had the label Christian, that that was enough to get […]

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State ski championships a boost for local economy

State ski championships a boost for local economy

| February 16, 2015

It’s not your average Monday at the Hampton Inn in Presque Isle. A lobby that’s normally relatively quiet is packed with teenagers- all waiting to hit the slopes. “When I came in this morning it was like a sea of high school kids,” said general manager Adam Cyr. These kids from all over the state […]

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