Residents enjoy long weekend, warm temperatures

11 years ago

The Labor Day long weekend marks the unofficial end of summer. The weather for all three days was perfect for people to get out and about in Caribou.


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Caribou Middle School students, from left, Hallie Caron and Kassidy Caron spend their last day before going back to school hanging out on the playground at Teague Park School with Caribou High freshmen Mackenzie Chamberlain and Bridget Morgan.



Aroostook Republican Photo/Lisa Wilcox
Charlie and Belinda McLaughlin, of Caribou, make a quick stop at Burger Boy for one final treat on the restaurant’s last open day of the season. The 1941 Chevrolet pickup was restored by Charlie. The couple were returning from a weekend at camp.


Aroostook Republican Photo/Lisa Wilcox
ATV riders, from left, Kylie Saucier, Mitchell Saucier, Nick McDonald and Lynn McDonald, all of Presque Isle, and Trevor Pendexter, of Washburn, take a break from the trails for a snack at Ouellette’s Variety in Caribou while on their way to visit a World War II B-52 plane crash site in Perham. The plane crashed shortly after takeoff from the Presque Isle air base on Nov. 22, 1942, killing all seven crew members aboard. The area containing the wreckage has been named a national historical site.