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Nordic Heritage Center steering committee wants public input in future plans

| December 3, 2014

It’s a home of outdoor activities both large and small scale in the Central Aroostook area. The Nordic Heritage Center is a world class facility well known for its beautiful trails and cozy lodge. But those on the center’s steering committee say they’ve got some big decisions to make regarding its future. Steve Towle, Steering […]

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Community members sending Christmas love to children through Operation Christmas Child

| November 21, 2014

“Every single one of those boxes that goes out has the ability to change a life,” said volunteer Michael Sullivan. A simple gift…with the ability to do so much. Aroostook County residents are sending their Christmas love to children all over the world. “These are children that have never had a Christmas gift, they don’t […]

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Girl Scout Camporee

| October 1, 2014

When many people hear girl scouts they think Samoas, Thin Mints, or maybe a Shortbread cookie or seven. But these girls at Farm Park in Fort Fairfield are learning much more. “They are getting outdoor skills, knot tying. These girls many of these girls do a lot of camping and hiking and outdoor activities such […]

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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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WAGM-TV and The Aroostook Medical Center Partner To Host Public Screening of New Medical TV Dramedy

| September 1, 2014

Aroostook County –  A special advance screening of a new network television medical show that will premiere nationally this fall is coming to Aroostook County. The Red Band Society, which will air Wednesdays beginning September 17 on FOX, will have its very first episode shown in Presque Isle eleven days before it hits the silver […]

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