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Threat Made to Hartland Community School Turns Out to Be A Hoax

Threat Made to Hartland Community School Turns Out to Be A Hoax

| April 24, 2014

“I’ve been upset all morning,” said Joan McCready. Parents and grandparents anxiously crowded around the entrance of the Hartland Community School on Thursday afternoon..each of them waiting to take their kids home early, after a threat was put into the school in the morning. Student Adam Shannon said, “there was a lot of thoughts in […]

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Stores Miss Out On Equipment Sales Due To Turkey Hunting Suspension

Stores Miss Out On Equipment Sales Due To Turkey Hunting Suspension

| April 24, 2014

Some local businesses in Aroostook county may feel the effects of the suspended turkey hunting season.  Some stores that orderded equipment for the season are now missing out on the anticipated sales. Now that the turkey hunting season has been suspended in districts 1 through 6, stores like Ben’s Trading Post in Presque Isle, are […]

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Hospice of Aroostook seeking volunteers

Hospice of Aroostook seeking volunteers

| April 24, 2014

Providing care to the terminally ill has been the Hospice of Aroostook’s mission for the past 30 years. Last year, staff and volunteers served 188 patients and their families. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, the Hospice is reaching out to the community seeking more volunteers to assist in providing end-of-life care services… […]

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ME Supreme Court Upholds 2012 Murder Conviction

ME Supreme Court Upholds 2012 Murder Conviction

| April 24, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has upheld the 2012 murder conviction of a Norridgewock man found guilty of fatally shooting another man over a drug dispute. The court affirmed Justice John Nivison’s decision on Thursday. Nivison found Robert Nelson guilty of killing Everett Cameron in his pickup truck in Anson on […]

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Maine Gets Sewage Funds, But Says it Needs More

Maine Gets Sewage Funds, But Says it Needs More

| April 24, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine officials say the $29.7 million they’re receiving for wastewater treatment upgrades in seven facilities is a small portion of the more than $1 billion needed for similar projects over the next 20 years. The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the funding this week. Nationwide, 40 states and Puerto Rico are […]

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