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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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Seven Men Complete Wilderness Walk for Warriors

| August 6, 2014

Blistered and bruised – Chris Robinson is back from a 9 day journey to the summit of Mount Katahdin. He and six other men hiked 114 miles from the town of Monson to the top of Maine’s biggest mountain. “A couple of the guys had to go to the doctor after,” he said. But their […]

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Fort Kent Named 27th Business Friendly Community in Maine

| June 26, 2014

It’s a big deal for the little town that could. Fort Kent is Maine’s newest certified business friendly community. “We’re really ecstatic about the recognition and we look forward to inviting more and more businesses here,” said Skyla Hamilton, executive director of the Greater Houlton Area Chamber of Commerce. “It’s a reaffirmation of the efforts […]

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