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Democratic U.S. Senate Candidate Shenna Bellows Begins 350 Mile Trek Across Maine

| July 21, 2014

Going the extra mile- that’s what democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Shenna Bellows say’s she’s doing to raise awareness about her campaign in the race against incumbent Republican Senator Susan Collins. In this case, it’s actually several miles as Bellows has begun a trek across the state. New Source 8′s Angela Christoforos caught up with […]

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67th Annual Maine Potato Blossom Parade Held in Fort Fairfield Saturday

| July 19, 2014

The nice sunny weather over the weekend fared well in Fort Fairfield, where the renowned Potato Blossom Parade took place on Saturday. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos takes us there… Fort Fairfield Resident Ashley Romine said, “This is one of my favorite times of the year.” The Potato Blossom parade is a summer pastime in the County. […]

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Maine Potato Blossom Festival Brings Boost to Fort Fairfield Business

| July 19, 2014

The 67th annual Maine Potato Blossom Festival has kept vendors in Fort Fairfield busy all week. Knights of Columbus Scholarship Booth Chairman Tony Levesque said, “We’ve already fed over 50 people and we’ve only been open for about a half an hour.” Fort Fairfield Town Manager Michael Bosse said, “For businesses its great, because certainly we quadruple our normal […]

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Perth-Andover Public Library Offers Summer Reading Club for Kids

| July 17, 2014

Even though kids are out of school for the summer, these months provide an opportunity for your child to become a better reader before the new school year begins. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, libraries across the border offer a Summer Reading Club for that very reason… It’s story time at the […]

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Food Consumer Survey Report Findings shared at NMDC

| July 16, 2014

Industry leaders say that agricultural land in the County isn’t being used to it’s full potential, And the findings of a recent survey say that the average Maine household prefers purchasing locally grown food over products from elsewhere. Those results were shared at NMDC today. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports on the findings… Aroostook […]

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