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Archive for September, 2012

Organizations Protecting Children From Pedophiles

| September 28, 2012

Recently there have been a number of reports of child predators in Aroostook County, it’s a startling fact…what’s worse, many of those inceidents have involved people who work directly with children. Tonight, in a special report, Randi Nissenbaum explains the different ways organizations go about screening potential hires.

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Fall Foliage Hike 2012

| September 28, 2012

The fall foliage in the County is almost at its peak…and the Aroostook State Park wants people to have the chance to see it…so they are planning their 4th annual guided tour.  NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara has more.   And you might want to mark your calendars, as the annual Haunted Woods Walk held […]

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Woodie Dunphy Honored by Maine Sports Legends

| September 28, 2012

Woodie Dunphy of New Limerick and Dave Maxcy of Presque Isle have been named Maine Sports Legends.  Fort Fairfield’s Charlie Lockhart and Presque Isle’s Ralph Sweetser are being honored Posthumously.  Dunphy was an outstanding baseball player and worked in education for over 30 years  

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Senior Center Open House

| September 28, 2012

The Aroostook Area Agency on Aging put together a two in one celebration on Friday.  It was for the new senior community center in van buren as well as national falls prevention week.

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APP-LEAD Meeting

| September 28, 2012

Two business development organizations hosted a breakfast meeting to update the business community on its accomplishments, upcoming events and to provide an update on preparations for mining at Bald Mountain. NewsSource 8’s Dick Palm has the story.

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