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Ashland Fish and Game Club hosts free snow sled rides for kids

Ashland Fish and Game Club hosts free snow sled rides for kids

| March 8, 2014

Even though spring is around the corner, it’s still cold outside and there’s still time to enjoy fun outdoor winter sports! That’s what kids did in Ashland over the weekend; where they got to snow sled for free at the Ashland Fish and Game Club. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports… Gunnar Carter said,  ”Snowmobiling […]

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Fundraiser to be held at Lakeview Restaurant Saturday

Fundraiser to be held at Lakeview Restaurant Saturday

| March 7, 2014

Tomorrow a special fundraiser is being held at the Lakeview restaurant in St. Agatha; it’s the first annual Angel Snowfest in memory of Dick and Carol Deroiser who both lost their lives to cancer. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports… Dick and Carol Deroiser were known as giving people, both very involved in their St […]

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Orphaned Moose in Soldier Pond

Orphaned Moose in Soldier Pond

| March 4, 2014

There’s been a lot of buzz over a furry little celebrity in Solider Pond– an orphaned baby moose that’s stolen the heart of the community. For the past 2 weeks people have been feeding it, petting it, and treating it like a beloved pet. But as New Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, doing these things to […]

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Can-Am Sled Dog races provide economic boost for Fort Kent

Can-Am Sled Dog races provide economic boost for Fort Kent

| March 1, 2014

A big weekend in Fort Kent as the 22nd annual Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Races took place. It’s an event that attracts a lot of people and boosted business for the St. John Valley Community. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports… 5..4..3..2…1… and they’re off! It’s the 22nd annual Can-Am Crown Sled Dog races and despite […]

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Maine lobster catch tops 100 million pounds

Maine lobster catch tops 100 million pounds

| February 28, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine’s lobster catch grew in value to a record $364.5 million last year, and the catch topped 100 million pounds for a third consecutive year, indicating the fishery remains healthy. Preliminary figures from the Maine Department of Marine Resources show a catch of 126 million pounds, which is 1 percent off last […]

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