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Presque Isle High School Welcomes New Principal, Faculty, and Educational Initiatives

| August 14, 2014

The start of the new academic school year is just days away for many County schools. In Presque Isle the high school is opening it’s doors this upcoming Wednesday. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, the school is welcoming new faculty members, teachers, and educational initiatives… Ben Greenlaw lead Thurday’s Teacher Orientation for […]

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A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Event at the Braden Theater in Presque Isle

| August 14, 2014

These kids are filing into Braden theater, to view the Disney Classic, Mary Poppins. This is part of a fundraiser put on by the Aroostook Partners in the Arts. “The money then goes back into the community to bring local artists and local art themed events to local schools. So these fundraisers are a way […]

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University of Maine at Presque Isle Expansion

| August 13, 2014

A handshake seals the deal for a new transnational college between University of Maine at Presque Isle and Siyuan University in China is established. “A lot of work has gone into this over the last several years. When we went to China a couple of months ago, we met with these gentleman and discussed the […]

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Robin Williams Suicide Puts Depression, Substance Abuse and Suicide Under Spotlight

| August 12, 2014

The world is still stunned by the news actor/comedian Robin Williams is dead from an apparent suicide yesterday afternoon. Publicly, Williams seemed to have it all, fame, fortune and a worldwide fan following. But privately it was a different story. One millions of people can relate to.  Oscar winner Robin Williams…was known worldwide for his […]

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World Acadian Congress Part One Tuesday 08.12.2014

| August 12, 2014

Today is day FIVE of the World Acadian Congress. The festival is bringing those of Acadian heritage from all over to our region to celebrate who they are. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has been covering the CMA over the last few days..she’s live in Madawaska this morning.

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