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Beauty Queens Organize Antibullying Walk and Community Awareness

| September 12, 2014

A new school year brings with it the challenge of fitting in for some students. They don’t want to be the target of cruel bullies. A local group is now organizing a community effort to take bullies on…one step at a time. Shawn Cunningham reports. Hadley McClean’s been through a lot in her young life. […]

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Loring Development Authority Meeting Reveals Economic Development News

| September 4, 2014

There were several announcements that could impact economic development progress in this region. Shawn Cunningham has more. While Loring Development Authority board members settle into this meeting, some UNSETTLING news of a budget loss. Carl Flora is the President/CEO of the Loring Development Authority and says “we have a planned loss of about 78 thousand […]

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Caribou Resident Celebrates 103 Milestone Birthday

| September 3, 2014

Its a milestone birthday celebration for one Caribou resident. As Shawn Cunningham reports, one woman has 103 reasons to be thankful….Make that 104 if you count the community who’s showing her so much love. Alberta Gilbert assumed this day would be like any other trip as she headed to Reno’s Family Restaurant for lunch. But this […]

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WAGM-TV and The Aroostook Medical Center Partner To Host Public Screening of New Medical TV Dramedy

| September 1, 2014

Aroostook County –  A special advance screening of a new network television medical show that will premiere nationally this fall is coming to Aroostook County. The Red Band Society, which will air Wednesdays beginning September 17 on FOX, will have its very first episode shown in Presque Isle eleven days before it hits the silver […]

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Maine Senator Angus King to Hold Student Roundtable Discussion on College Affordability

| September 1, 2014

Maine  Senator Angus King (I-Maine) announces he will hold a roundtable discussion with students and faculty at Southern Maine Community College in South Portland on Wednesday. The discussion will focus on college affordability, student loan repayment, and the transition into the workforce, among other topics. Later that day, Senator King will travel to Saco to Thornton […]

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