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Group Of Residents Want To Separate From Caribou And Form Lyndon

| July 18, 2014

A group of Caribou residents have proposed a plan to by-pass the city’s charter and take action into their own hands. ¬† The group says they don’t want to be part of the city anymore for a number of reasons. We spoke with Caribou’s city manager on what happened in Monday nights council meeting and […]

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Perth-Andover Public Library Offers Summer Reading Club for Kids

| July 17, 2014

Even though kids are out of school for the summer, these months provide an opportunity for your child to become a better reader before the new school year begins. And as News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos reports, libraries across the border offer a Summer Reading Club for that very reason… It’s story time at the […]

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Houlton Community Votes Down Proposed School Budget…School Officials Have To Revise Again

| July 17, 2014

Houlton area residents voted down a proposed school budget totalling more than twelve million dollars. Now school officials have to revise the budget again before another public referendum vote next month. Could a new school year begin, without a new budget in place? And where might it leave so many youngsters in a school district […]

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County Men Taking 114 Mile Hike to Honor Our Nation’s Heroes

| July 17, 2014

Chris Robinson has hiked Mt. Katahdin fourteen times. But his next venture up the mountain may be the most meaningful one yet. “It’s going to be very emotional at the end,” he said. That’s because he and six other men will be walking for our country’s heroes. Starting in the town of Monson and going […]

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Arthur Destroys Florenceville-Bristol Bridge

| July 16, 2014

The¬†bridge between Florenceville-Bristol and Bath is currently impassable. The land under the bridge gave way during Post-Tropical Storm Arthur, and now the people in both towns have to take a lengthy detour. Bath Deputy mayor Charles McNair says this detour is not just an inconvenience, “The detour which is a twelve kilometer detour is a […]

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