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Special Olympians Show Off Skills

| January 16, 2013

It was a busy Wednesday morning at Gentile Hall. The annual Special Olympics skills competition was held Wednesday morning… and it was the largest turnout ever for the event. 166 Olympians from Danforth to Fort Kent converged on UMPI for the event. Organizer Carl Michaud said the number of athletes wasn’t a surprise.

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Battle of Cats and Dogs on the Court

| January 2, 2013

It was a battle of cats and dogs Wednesday at Presque Isle High School. The Presque Isle wildcat boys basketball team took on the Aroostook Snowdogs… the county’s Special Olympics basketball team.

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Lessons on the Court

| March 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

It was a day full of fun and learning for two local basketball teams. The Aroostook County Snowdogs are preparing for the Special Olympics statewide tournament, and on Saturday, they got a little bit of help from one of their local college teams. News Source 8’s Jenna Callari has more.

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