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Pedestrian death in Presque Isle deemed civil offense to family’s dismay

A woman charged with a civil violation stemming from the October death of a retired local educator who was struck by …
Kendall Howlett, commercial manager for VIP Tires and Service, was busy Thursday setting up a tire display at VIP’s new location, the site of the former Sears Auto Center in the Aroostook Centre Mall in Presque Isle. Crews begin operations at the new location Feb. 1.

VIP to open at former Sears Auto Center location in Presque Isle mall

After watching two of its major leaseholders move out, officials at the Aroostook Centre Mall were happy to learn this month …
A car was stolen on Jan. 21, 2015, in Presque Isle, and recovered the next day. A bag full of about 75 stickers were among items recovered from a vehicle stolen on Jan. 21m which was recovered a day later. They are individually packaged. Presque Isle Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the owner of the stickers that may have been stolen from an unreported burglary of a motor vehicle. Any with information should contact Sgt. Barnes at 764-4476.

Presque Isle couple accused of stealing car face burglary charges

A man and woman who were arrested on Jan. 22 in Mars Hill after allegedly stealing a vehicle while attempting to …
Taking part in the Jan. 29 ceremony announcing the $2 million gift from Next Generation Foundation to support The Aroostook Medical Center'’s Aroostook Cancer Care were (from left) Brenda Baker, manager of Aroostook Cancer Care; Gene Lynch II, chair of the The Aroostook Medical Center Foundation board of trustees; Randy Bacon, director of ancillary services; Robert Umphrey, treasurer of the EMHS Foundation; Dr. Arjun Sood, director of medical oncology; Sylvia Getman, The Aroostook Medical Center president and CEO; Betty Dumond, cancer survivor and current patient of Aroostook Cancer Care, with her husband, Jim; Gail Clukey, caregiver; Maureen Hamilton, cancer survivor; and Milford “Mif” Dow, survivor and current patient. All signed their names on a support beam that is part of the construction project for the expanded cancer center.

Aroostook Medical Center receives $2 million gift to help cancer patients

PRESQUE ISLE | Cancer patients in northern Maine received good news Thursday with the announcement of a $2 million gift from a philanthropic organization …
Paul Howlett and his wife, Charity, are the co-founders of the Freedom Church, a new non-denominational church that started last summer in the Star City.

‘Portable’ church offers message of hope, love in Presque Isle

A new non-denominational church has been holding services in the Star City since last August, and according to Pastor Paul Howlett, …
Timothy and Gregory McEndarfer, students in the HEART homeschool group, examine materials last August in the visitor center of the Aroostook National Wildlife Refuge in Limestone before they head out to the trails to apply what they learned in class sessions of the refuge's Bombs to Biodiversity program.
KATHRYN OLMSTEAD

Aroostook wildlife refuge exposes children to wonders of nature

Students in Aroostook County elementary schools are getting some hands-on exposure to the wonders of nature through a new project sponsored by the Aroostook National …
From the community

Valentine’s dinner celebrating marriage

Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: St. Benedict’s Hall, 1073 Benedicta Road, Benedicta, Maine For more information: 365-4294 or 365-4254; katahdincatholics.org …
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Fox Family Potato Chips has new distributor

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — The Coca-Cola Bottling Company Of Northern New England Inc. has signed an …
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St. Martin’s continues suppers to raise money to replace church’s roof

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Location: St. Martin’s Church, 19 Colby …
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TAMC announces December 2014 Births

Aroostook County – TAMC welcomed the following “Special Deliveries” born at A.R. Gould Memorial Hospital …
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World Cancer Day to be marked in The County by TAMC, ACAP/Healthy Aroostook and DOC

Aroostook County – Having a mammogram at TAMC on Wednesday, February 4 pays in more …

Quebec-based company completes purchase of Masardis lumber mill

The Quebec-based company Maibec completed the purchase of Fraser Timber’s lumber mill …

Surprise inspections show some County businesses selling alcohol to minors

FORT KENT | Seven of 32 central Aroostook businesses checked over the weekend by …
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