AROOSTOOK COUNTY – People in Aroostook County are getting the brunt of it as ice jams and flooding are causing concerns heading into this week.
Aroostook County Emergency Management was on scene as ice was released from the Caribou Dam. People are reminded to stay away from these areas – as it can become very dangerous.
Saturday night – an ice jam lead to the closure of Route 161 from Allagash to Saint Francis. That area has since been reopened.
Aroostook eEMA officials say they’re monitoring the situation.