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Mars Hill Golfer Among Many Unhappy with VA Hospitals

| July 23, 2014

Every time Roland Perry swings a golf club, he feels knee pain. “It’s frustrating because I know what I’m capable of doing,” he said. The professional golfer and director of golf at the Mars Hill Country Club has been dealing with knee issues since the 70s. He’s also an Air Force veteran – and says […]

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Crops Look Good, So Far

| July 23, 2014

The potato crop here at Willard C. Doyen and Sons is coming along nicely, despite a late start to the planting season. “They were a little behind, we had a late start but with the heat and the moisture we had, we are catching up I would say we are catching up good. It’s a […]

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Recent String of Thefts and Vandalism in Fort Fairfield

| July 23, 2014

Late Thursday evening during the Potato Blossom Festival, 4 to 5 food booths in the food court were rummaged through, and some food was stolen. This was just the first of a string of incidents. “It just continued on from there. We started getting complaints about vehicles being moved from one driveway to another,” says […]

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11-Year-Old County Boy Conquers Cancer

| July 23, 2014

According to the American Cancer Society, over 10 thousand children in the U.S will be diagnosed with cancer this year. It’s a battle that no parent ever wants their child to face. But an 11-year-old from Caribou has fought the fight, and conquered it. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has his story… Eleven year old […]

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Despite Massachusetts Crash, Hot Air Balloon Pilot Coming to Crown of Maine Balloon Fest

| July 22, 2014

Theresa Fowler couldn’t believe her eyes when she watched the news on Monday morning – when she recognized the hot air balloon that crashed into power lines in Massachusetts over the weekend. “I was just ill at the thought of the pilot we know fairly well and a balloon accident period..and it was pretty upsetting […]

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