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An entire village in western Quebec was almost taken out by a forest fire last week. Thanks to the efforts of some Maine Forest Rangers, it’s perfectly safe. On Friday, News Source 8′s Gina DiPietro sat down with one ranger who made the trip. She has his incredible story.
Thayne Ormsby has been sentenced for stabbing three people to death in Amity almost two years ago. News Source 8′s Gina DiPietro has the details from the Houlton courtroom where Ormsby learned his fate on Thursday.
WAGM has been following the flood recovery over in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick. Our Gina DiPietro stopped by the province this afternoon for an update. As she explains, the Hotel Dieu hospital is not yet open, though patients and employees can return soon.
A new federal initiative has the Maine Department of Transportation looking at every bridge in our area. It’s a program not just for safety reasons, but as Gina DiPietro explains, it can save them a lot of money in the long run.