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Top Ten Northern Maine and Western New Brunswick Stories of 2014 Part Two

| January 1, 2015

A New Year has begun, but we’re still reflecting on the local stories that impacted our lives and communities. Shawn Cunningham continues her countdown to number one…of the top stories we covered in 2014. Let’s see if your predictions agree with ours. 2014 was an exciting year of local coverage for Newssource 8. Continuing our […]

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Top Ten Northern Maine/Western New Brunswick Coverage Stories of 2014

| December 31, 2014

As we countdown to the start of a New Year, it brings to mind all the things we’ve done throughout 2014. We at Newssource 8 got to thinking about all the stories that we covered this past year. Some we’ll never forget, some got national attention and some were just small reminders of what makes […]

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Local Business and Municipal Leaders React To Staples Store Closing At Aroostook Centre Mall in Presque Isle

| December 30, 2014

Staples is set to permanently close its doors on February 7th putting at least fifteen workers OUT OF WORK. Shawn Cunningham has reaction from the business community and municipal leaders on the unfortunate trend of several retailers folding in Aroostook County. 00:00 Presque Isle Staples will close its doors on February 7th. (TAKE GRAPHIC) In […]

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UMFK President Wilson Hess Stripped Of Honorary Title From Former College

| December 18, 2014

UMFK President Wilson Hess has been stripped of title of President Emeritus from the College of the Marshall Islands. Hess served as President of that institution from 2005 tom 2009, before coming on board as President of the University of Maine at Fort Kent. The controversy could be seen as a slight blight on Hess’ […]

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SEARS Workers Already Looking For Replacement Jobs and Opportunities According To Presque Isle Career Development Officials

| December 11, 2014

SEARS is one step closer to permanently closing its doors at the Aroostook Centre Mall. Shawn Cunningham reports on what looms for its workers. Presque Isle Customers go in and out of SEARS buying up the last bit of store items for sale. There’s still more inventory left to sell before the store permanently closes […]

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