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Charlie Summers Veterans Coalition Tour

Charlie Summers Veterans Coalition Tour

| September 25, 2012

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Charlie Summers was in Caribou Monday night for a rally with Maine veterans to support his candidacy.  It was the start of his Veteran’s Coalition tour which ends Tuesday is southern Maine.

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UMPI Statue Rededication

UMPI Statue Rededication

| September 25, 2012

After several months of refurbishing and an internal overhaul, a historic landmark of the University of Maine at Presque Isle has found a new home on campus…for OWL to see. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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Medical Sharps Disposal Program Goes Countywide

Medical Sharps Disposal Program Goes Countywide

| September 25, 2012

A program to properly dispose of medical sharps safely is now countywide…being expanded to the communities of Houlton, Fort Kent, Madawaska and Fort Fairfield. The program has already reaped success in Presque Isle and Caribou. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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Motorcycle Fatalities on the Rise

Motorcycle Fatalities on the Rise

| September 25, 2012

The Maine Public Safety Department says the number of motorcycle deaths on the states highways is already higher than last year and the season still has a while to go.  NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara has more.

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WAGM’s Old Antenna Brought Down

WAGM’s Old Antenna Brought Down

| September 24, 2012

Wagm has fixed its damaged antenna that was hit by lightening a few weeks ago.  On Sunday the new antenna was fired up on the tower in mars hill.   And Monday, the old one on top of the tower in presque isle was brought down.

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