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Low Voter Turnout in Caribou

Low Voter Turnout in Caribou

| June 12, 2012

Tuesday was Primary Day here in Maine. And as election officials expected, Gina says turnout over in Caribou was a little slow.

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Maine Forest Rangers Fight Quebec Forest Fire

Maine Forest Rangers Fight Quebec Forest Fire

| June 8, 2012

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.

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Convicted Murderer Sentenced to Life in Prison

Convicted Murderer Sentenced to Life in Prison

| June 7, 2012

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.

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Hotel Dieu Hospital to Reopen Soon

Hotel Dieu Hospital to Reopen Soon

| June 5, 2012

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.

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DOT Examines Every County Bridge

DOT Examines Every County Bridge

| June 2, 2012

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.

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