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Motorcycling Safety Tips

| August 5, 2014

With the recent motorcycle accident that occurred in Mapleton Sunday night, local law enforcement agencies are reminding motorcyclists to take caution on the road.News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has motorcycling safety tips… According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcyclists are 35 times more likely to experience a deadly accident […]

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Upward Bound Program Celebrates 50th Anniversary

| August 1, 2014

A national program that more than doubles the chances of low-income, first generation students graduating from college is celebrating it’s 50th anniversary this summer. It’s the Upward Bound program, that’s had a presence on the UMPI campus since 1980. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has more from local students who say it’s prepared them for […]

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Aroostook Teen Leadership Camp Provides Positive Environment for County Youth

| July 30, 2014

Providing a positive environment for the County’s Youth. That’s the purpose of the Aroostook Teen Leadership Camp program now in it’s 28th year. This year’s program began on Sunday and ends Thursday afternoon and it targets youth going into the 7th, 8th, or 9th grade. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports… It’s another day at […]

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United Vets Teddy Bear Motorcycle Club Provides Comfort for Kids

| July 28, 2014

Over the weekend Motorcycles rolled into TAMC; BEARING comfort for kids. The United Vets Teddy Bear Motorcycle Run began at the American Legion in Houlton and made it’s way up to Presque Isle. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos tells us about this an annual tradition… This Stuffed Animal for Holden Deschaine is one of over […]

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Houlton International Airport to Host 2nd Annual Wings and Wheels Fly-In Cruise-In Event

| July 25, 2014

The Houlton International Airport is hosting it’s 2nd Annual Wings and Wheels Fly-in Cruise-in event tomorrow. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, it’s a day full of antique cars, aircrafts, and it’s expected to be even bigger and better than last year’s event…. The 2nd Annual Wings and Wheels Fly-in Cruise-in event promises […]

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