Author: Darren Woods

Tornado Confirmed in Aroostook County

The National Weather Service Office in Caribou has confirmed that a very small F-O tornado did touch down in the Houlton area yesterday.  There will be more information posted later on their website and on WAGM tonight, but here is another link to the same information. http://bangordailynews.com/2014/05/27/news/aroostook/weak-tornado-confirmed-in-southern-aroostook-county/  

Weather Spotter Training

If you are interested in becoming a weather spotter for the National Weather Service office, they are having a training coming up in Caribou.  Go to their website to get more information. http://www.weather.gov/car/Outreach_Spotters

Department of Transportation Issues Emergency Order

There is currently no Bakken crude oil on the rails in Aroostook County.  There is some traveling in Southern Maine, and some traveling within just a few miles of our border in Canada.  This link will give you more information on this order. http://www.dot.gov/briefing-room/emergency-order