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Immigrants Fear Loss of Local Aid in Maine

| June 26, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Immigrants across Maine are worried about possibly losing assistance to buy food and housing under new guidelines from Gov. Paul LePage’s administration. The Republican governor is seeking to prevent immigrants who can’t prove that they are living in the U.S. legally from collecting general assistance, a municipal welfare program. His administration […]

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Dead River Food Drive

| September 18, 2012

An energy company is delivering on a promise and has launched a County-wide drive to help residents meet a couple of their basic needs this winter. NewsSource 8′s Dick Palm has the story.

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Providing Relief to Flood Victims

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Perth-Andover community has come together to help flood victims get back on their feet. A¬†group of people have formed the Perth-Andover Flood Relief Committee. They’ve been working around the clock collecting items that victims may have lost this past weekend. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari introduces us to some of the volunteers, and has […]

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