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First Mechanized Logging Operations Program Holds Graduation

Maine’s first Mechanized Logging Operations Program celebrates its first graduating class on Friday, September 22 at a ceremony at the MLOP work site.

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Caribou Man Charged in Connection With Home Burglary

Caribou Police have charged a 25-year-old man in connection with an alleged break-in last week at a home in north Caribou.

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Should Medical Marijuana Be Covered By Health Insurance in Maine?

Should your insurance cover medicinal cannabis treatments if they're prescribed to you by a doctor? Maine's highest court will decide soon.

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Portland Eliminates Columbus Day, Adopts ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Day’

Another Maine city has scrapped the traditional holiday, in favor of a more fact-based observance.

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Maine State Police Troop F Weekly Report (September 11 – 17)

Troop F of the Maine State Police responded to 117 calls for service over the past week in and around Aroostook County. Here is the Troop’s weekly report:

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Gas Prices Headed Back Down

The price of gasoline is starting to decline across northern New England as production ramps back up after Hurricanes Irma and Harvey.

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Collins Wins First Place Finish

Northern Maine Community College Automotive Collision Repair Instructor Bob Collins. recently participated in e 3M Corporation training over the summer.

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Vacationland Bowling in Saco is Closing After 34 Years

One of Maine's most well-known bowling alleys is closing this fall, as the owners retire after serving the Saco area for 34 years.

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Florida Man Sentenced to 33 Years for Presque Isle Murder

An 81-year-old Florida man is going to prison – most likely for the rest of his life – for the murder of 86-year-old Leo Corriveau of Presque Isle, Maine.

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UMPI Receives Three Rankings from U.S. News and World Report

Officials at the University of Maine at Presque Isle are pleased to announce that the institution earned three top rankings on U.S. News and World Report’s 2018 Best Colleges list.

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