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Blind Man Ruled to be Discriminated Against at Chinese Restaurant

| February 27, 2013

The Maine Human Rights Commission ruled earlier this week that a blind Presque Isle man was likely discriminated against when dined at a Chinese restaurant with his service dog. Bruce Archer and the Great Wall Buffet must now work towards a resolution. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli reports.

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Travel Agents Vs Travel Sites…

| February 27, 2013

We posted the question, when you plan a trip do you use a travel agent or a travel website like Travelocity, Priceline or Orbitz, on our Facebook page.  The overwhelming response from those that answered was that they use travel websites…so NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara stopped by two local travel agents offices to see […]

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Budget Cuts Impact On Military Ops. & Public Safety

| February 26, 2013

As we get closer to the possibility of 85 billion dollars in automatic cuts that will impact the nation, I’ve been narrowing down the impacts on Maine.  Here’s a look at military operations and pubic safety.

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Washburn Girls Go For Third Straight Gold Ball

| February 26, 2013

The Washburn girls basketball team is busy preparing for Saturday’s Championship game.  The lady beavers will be taking on Richmond for the third year in a row, and hoping to bring back their third straight gold ball.  Jenna Callari has a look.

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Winter Family Fun Day

| February 26, 2013

Families packed the Aroostook State Park on Saturday doing every winter activity you could think of. It was the 6th annual Winter Family Fun Day. Around 900 people attended the event. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli shows us some of the snowy fun.

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