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Aroostook County Underage Drinking Taskforce bust party of 60 people in Caribou

| July 2, 2014

Underage drinking is a problem nationwide, and also one that law enforcement here in the County are faced with. It was last Friday that a party of 60 people including underage drinkers in Caribou was busted, thanks to the collaboration of a County Task Force dedicated to curbing underage drinking. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos […]

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Perth-Andover celebrates Canada Day

| July 1, 2014

We’ve got a few days until our Independence Day, but today our Canadian friends have been celebrating Canada Day. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos went to Perth-Andover to get a look at the celebrations… Tyler Dooling said, “Well it’s Canada’s birthday, that’s pretty much everyone’s favorite part.” Friends, food. And fun for everyone on Canada Day. […]

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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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