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Safe Tow On New Years Eve

| December 31, 2012

New Years Eve can be a fun night! Staying up late, hanging out with friends.  But unfortunately, it’s also one of the most dangerous nights of the year. As News source 8s Randi Nissenbaum explains, there is a towing company in Caribou that wants to make sure you get home safe this New Years!

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GHCA Ends Losing Streak

| December 31, 2012

The Greater Houlton Christian Academy girls basketball team put one in the win column recently. The Eagles had not won a game in two years, but that streak came to an end when they stopped East Grand. The Eagles are one of the youngest teams in the State of Maine

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Maine Public Schools Face Cut in State Aid

| December 29, 2012

Governor LePage’s order to cut state spending by $35 and a half million dollars is bad news for schools. The Department of Education is facing a 12.6 million dollar cut in state aid to local schools. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli explains what the impact will be.

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Big Fire In Hodgdon

| December 28, 2012

A big fire in Hodgdon Friday Morning had multiple crews on scene.. luckily there were no injuries.. but the building was a total loss.  Oil tanks exploded while firemen tried to put out the flames.

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New Horse Shelter

| December 28, 2012

A new shelter will provide relief from the elements in Presque Isle…but it isn’t a shelter for people…NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara explains. And a reminder that should you come across an Amish horse tied up, you should leave it alone. The horses used by the Amish are work horses and are very different from […]

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