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Fort Kent Rec Wild in the Jungle

Fort Kent Rec Wild in the Jungle

| July 8, 2015

“Using our imaginations, We’re going into the woods and teaching the kids about the jungle,” said Christo Naranja, a rec leader with the Fort Kent Recreation Department. The ┬ádepartment was a primitive place to be this afternoon, as they held a Wild in the Jungle afternoon. “Wild in the Jungle was something that was inspired […]

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Maine National Park

Maine National Park

| June 24, 2015

  MEDWAY – Residents of Medway are saying no to a proposed national park in northern Maine.┬áThe majority of residents voted against the project in the non-binding Tuesday vote. East Millinocket residents are slated to vote in a similar non-binding referendum on Monday. The propsed 75,000-acre national park project would also include a recreation area […]

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Fall in the County has been perfect for outdoor recreation so far

Fall in the County has been perfect for outdoor recreation so far

| October 14, 2014

It was a picture perfect afternoon to tee off at the Presque Isle Country Club. Golfers are LOVING this fine fall weather. Golf Pro Barry Madore is thrilled with what Mother Nature has brought us since July- plenty of days with sunshine and warm temperatures. He says more people have hit the course this year […]

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Recreation Centers Keep Kids Busy During April Vacation, Look Forward to Summer

Recreation Centers Keep Kids Busy During April Vacation, Look Forward to Summer

| April 22, 2014

Keeping kids active… that’s the goal area recreation centers have this April vacation. “We want to get them away from their video games because the parents want them out of the house and we’re a good place for them to come,” said Presque Isle Rec Programmer, Bradlee Boyles. Everything from shooting around a basketball, to […]

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