Maine families who have never been camping have a unique opportunity this summer. The Division of Parks and Public Lands, in conjunction with the Take It Outside initiative, is offering families the opportunity to reconnect with nature by spending a weekend at one of 11 participating Maine State Parks. Dick Palm has the details.
The 2013 Environmental Excellence Awards were presented in Winslow yesterday, to 5 companies throughout the state for going above and beyond regulatory requirements for innovation in environmental sustainability. One of those companies, is Aroostook County’s own Cary Medical Center of Caribou.. News Source 8 Reporter Angela Christoforos has more on which program earned Cary Medical [...]
A local army veteran is about to hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail…but he isn’t just doing it for fun…he’s doing it to support local hero’s. NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara explains. And Peers will be leaving from Mt. Katahdin on June 2nd. Between now and then there are a few fundraisers. He [...]