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Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Exchanges Launched, Web Traffic Causes Slow Down

| October 1, 2013

Today was the first day that uninsured Americans had the opportunity to buy insurance under the new Affordable Care Act. Many went to do so online and were surprised to see screens saying “please wait” or “system is down”. That’s because so many people across the country went online to check out the new plans […]

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ACAP Offers Free Testing on National HIV Testing Day

| June 27, 2013

Community members had the opportunity to get a free HIV test Thursday. June 27th is National HIV Testing day all around the country. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli tells us why getting tested is so important. TO CONTACT FOR A HIV TEST APPOINTMENT: CALL 207-227-0810.

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Head Start Cuts

| March 5, 2013

A child education program is facing more cuts, thanks to sequestration, affecting the nearly 400 kids it serves. Dick Palm has the story.

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Maine’s Tobacco-Use Report Card

| January 17, 2013

The American Lung Association released it’s annual tobacco use report card.  Unfortunately, Maine didn’t fare so well.. scoring only one A, a C and two D’s… that’s a dramatic change from several years ago when the state had straight A’s.

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TD Bank Donation Will Help County Seniors

| December 8, 2012

We’re well on our way to winter, a time to realize what a blessing it is to have heated homes and sturdy roofs over our heads. And when those things need repair, its necessary, but often expensive. New Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli tells us about a donation made by one local bank that will help seniors […]

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