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Aroostook Amateur Radio Club hosts HAM Radio Field Day

| June 28, 2014

Over the weekend the local amateur radio club hosted it’s annual field day in conjunction with the American Radio Relay League by the baseball field at the University of Maine at Presque Isle.  And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, besides it being a fun time, it was also a time used to test […]

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Mapleton Daze Festival in it’s 26th Year, Big Turnout Expected

| June 27, 2014

A fun filled weekend is shaping up in Mapleton. A projected sunny forecast is working in favor of the 26th annual Mapleton Daze Festival of fun-filled activities. It’s expected to draw in at least a few thousand people and a nice economic boost for a small town. Mapleton One Stop owner Tom Mastro said, “It’s one […]

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Autism Safety Training Hosted by the Aroostook Autism Support Group

| June 26, 2014

Through various events back in April, the Aroostook Autism Support group raised just under 6 thousand dollars. And today the support group gave back to the community by offering it’s first autism safety trainings at UMPI free of cost to first responders, case managers, educators, and parents. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has the details… […]

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Maine’s Community College System discussed at NMCC Board of Trustees Meeting

| June 25, 2014

The future of Maine’s Community College System was discussed right here in the County today. And student success was among the topics of discussion. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos shows us the rest of the meeting’s agenda… The Board of Trustees and members of the Maine Community College System met at NMCC Wednesday morning to […]

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NDP Candidate for MLA takes to New Brunswick Rivers to Campaign and Spread Awareness

| June 24, 2014

While political candidates here in the State are gearing up for the elections this November, candidates across the border are also gearing up for their provincial elections in September. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, one of the candidates for the Member of the Legislative Assembly in New Brunswick is taking to local […]

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