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Autism Awareness Series: Part 4

Autism Awareness Series: Part 4

| April 23, 2014

Autism is often associated with children. But autism is actually a life long diagnosis that stays with you through adulthood. I went to the Southern part of the Aroostook County to meet with a 52-year old woman with a lengthy list of accomplishments and an autism diagnosis. Deborah Lipsky is working on her next book. […]

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Mars Hill has a new Town Manager

Mars Hill has a new Town Manager

| April 22, 2014

Mars Hill has seen quite a few changes over the past year. Former Town Manager Karin Petrin resigned in November, and Ray Merserau has served as Interim Town Manager since then. But as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, a new Town Manager has been hired… Mars Hill has seen a few changes in management […]

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Perth-Andover Voluntary Evacuation lifted

Perth-Andover Voluntary Evacuation lifted

| April 21, 2014

Things have taken a turn for the better over the past couple days in Perth Andover, where flood warnings and a voluntary evacuation have had residents on high alert for at least 4 days. As of this morning the voluntary evacuation has been lifted, but as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, residents believe more […]

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New Brunswick Emergency Measures Organizations issues flood warning in Perth-Andover

New Brunswick Emergency Measures Organizations issues flood warning in Perth-Andover

| April 19, 2014

A voluntary evacuation was ordered in Perth-Andover Wednesday night due to flood risk. Fear has heightened in the village since the New Brunswick Emergency Measures organization issued a warning Friday night stating the village is at risk of reaching the same devastating flood levels of 2012. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, residents […]

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“Kenna Cares Bags” created for children battling cancer in memory of Makenna Ward

“Kenna Cares Bags” created for children battling cancer in memory of Makenna Ward

| April 18, 2014

Just days after Christmas, the Houlton Elementary school lost 6-year-old Makenna Ward to cancer, and today her classmates paid a special tribute to her.And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports this tribute not only supports other children battling cancer, but it also brings Makenna’s dream to fruition. MaKenna’s Parents¬†Amy and Kirk Ward said,¬†“She was […]

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