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State Park Promotes Family Fun

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

This weekend’s snow may be have been a pain for those driving in it, but for a lot of families it was perfect to play in. That’s exactly how some County residents spent their Saturday. News Source 8 reporter Gina DiPietro takes us over to the Aroostook State Park for some winter fun!

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Part 1: Training for a Trade

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

A special series just began for those looking for a new job. News Source 8 reporter Gina DiPietro is exploring a couple industries in the County that are still hiring. She’ll also tell you how to get qualified. First, she’s taking us over to Northern Maine Community College for Part 1 of Training for a Trade. Note: The second part […]

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Mr. Paperback Closing

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Aroostook County has lost two more businesses as the bookstores, Mr. Paperback, has announced it will shut it’s doors.That means more empty storefronts and a direct hit to our economy. News Source 8′s Dick Palm explains why Mr.Paperback is packing up after all these years.

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UMPI Owls Coming Down…for Restoration

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you drive past the University of Maine Presque Isle, you may notice something is different.  The wooden Owl sculpture is in the process of being taken down, but don’t worry, it’s all to help preserve it. NewsSource 8 Reporter Kelly O’Mara has the story.

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Exercising the RIGHT Way Part Two

| February 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Most know it’s hard to break a routine.. When it comes to working out at the gym though, breaking YOUR pattern may not be a bad idea. In the second of a two part series, News Source 8′s Jenna Callari further explores the importance of proper form… And why it’s so important to follow.

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