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Limestone Chamber of Commerce members say if they don’t get more volunteers, chamber could become inactive

| October 16, 2014

“Sometimes you just want to throw your hands up and say ‘I’m finished,” said Michelle Albert, president of the Limestone Chamber of Commerce. Albert is passionate about bringing people in her community together. She’s been part of the Chamber of Commerce for more than 10 years now. But lately she and other chamber members are […]

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Law enforcement and advocates take part in two day domestic violence and sexual assault training

| October 15, 2014

When it comes to tackling domestic violence and sexual assault, “There’s a lot of work to be done,” said Margo Batsie, justice systems coordinator. And that’s what brought these law enforcement officers, advocates, and criminal justice students together over the last two days. They attended this training put on by the Aroostook County Task Force on […]

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Superheroes take part in 5K to raise money and awareness for autism

| October 15, 2014

Madawaska was full of superheroes on Saturday! The Superheroes Unite for Autism run/walk raised 900 dollars for the Heather and Liam Connection, according to founder Judy Bouchard. 40 people came out to participate- everyone got to wear a cape. You might recognize NewsSource 8′s Angela Christoforos and Katie Zarrilli- they took part in the event as well! […]

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Fall in the County has been perfect for outdoor recreation so far

| October 14, 2014

It was a picture perfect afternoon to tee off at the Presque Isle Country Club. Golfers are LOVING this fine fall weather. Golf Pro Barry Madore is thrilled with what Mother Nature has brought us since July- plenty of days with sunshine and warm temperatures. He says more people have hit the course this year […]

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Leaders of Linneus haunted hayride react to tragedy downstate

| October 13, 2014

Every October, Mike Lane and Carrie Palmer put their heart and soul into making sure kids have a fun, safe, and most importantly- spooky time at the Linneus Haunted Hayride. When they heard about a hayride that ended in tragedy in Mechanic Falls over the weekend, neither of them could believe it. “Just hits you […]

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