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Kaci Hickox Back in Fort Kent…Says She Will Fight State of Maine Over 21 Day Quarantine Issue…Wants Quarantine Lifted

| October 29, 2014

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital despite exhibiting no Ebola symptoms after arriving from West Africa, says she will take legal action against the state of Maine if officials do not lift the 21-day home quarantine restrictions by Thursday morning. Hickox says “I will go to court to attain my […]

NewsSource 8 The Morning Edition 10.29.2014

| October 29, 2014

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was quarantined in New Jersey, then allowed to leave, is in Maine, but Fort Kent municipal officials say they can’t confirm if she IS in Fort Kent, and the Kaci Hickox story has thrown Fort Kent into the National Spotlight. Plus, a Stockholm man has been sentenced for possessing and distributing […]

Matter Of Law 10.29.2014

| October 29, 2014

Today, we are joined by Luke Rossignol of Bemis and Rossignol, LLC.

Maine Prepared To Enforce ‘Voluntary’ Quarantine

| October 29, 2014

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) – Maine health officials say they’re prepared to legally enforce the state’s “voluntary” quarantine on health care workers who’ve treated Ebola patients. Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Mary Mayhew declined Tuesday to comment specifically on the case of nurse Kaci Hickox, who was confined against her will at a […]

NewSource8 The Evening Edition 10.28.14

| October 28, 2014

Supreme Judicial Court Holds Court at Presque Isle High School

| October 28, 2014

Students from across the County got a lesson in civics today, but not in the traditional classroom setting. They got to witness 3 Court sessions without actually leaving the school- that’s because the Maine Supreme Judicial Court came to them. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has the story… (ALL RISE) Court is now in session…. […]

Nurse In Maine…Location Undisclosed to Public and Media According To Municipal Officials…They Say Hickox No Threat To Public

| October 28, 2014

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who was quarantined in New Jersey then allowed to leave for destination Fort Kent to self quarantine for 21 days has arrived in Maine…although her location is undisclosed to the public and media. Shawn Cunningham joins us now with this developing story. Shawn… Dick, Kelly…Kaci Hickox is in Maine but Fort […]

Hickox Boyfriend Says He Will Not Go on Campus

| October 28, 2014

The University of Maine at Fort Kent President Wilson Hess has released a statement to NewsSource 8 regarding Kaci Hickox’s boyfriend, Ted Wilbur.  Hess says the University has been “in constant communication with Ted Wilbur and there is no definitive decision on where he will reside right now, however he has told UMFK officials that he will not […]

NewsSource 8 The Morning Edition 10.28.2014

| October 28, 2014

Nurse Kaci Hickox was given the green light by doctors to come home to Aroostook County, but people in Fort Kent are concerned over whether she still poses a risk to the public, and officials are also weighing in on Kaci Hickox’s return. Plus, a woman’s body was found in the Aroostook River at the […]

Maine Mom On Trial For Daughter’s Death

| October 28, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The trial is continuing for a Maine woman accused of giving sleeping medication to her 2½-year-old daughter before smothering her. Leanna Norris is using an insanity defense in her trial, which got underway on Monday. A judge in Bangor is hearing the case without a jury. State prosecutors told the judge […]