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County Youth Gets Wish Granted By Make A Wish Maine Organization

| October 23, 2014

Today the Make A Wish Maine organization granted a wish to a young man and his family right here in the county. A county boy is getting some well deserved rest, relaxation and roller coasters after dealing with the roller coaster that’s been his young life. Shawn Cunningham reports. Keeghan Lowe talks…”its been kind of […]

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13-Year-Old Boy Becomes Member of UMPI Basketball Team

| December 10, 2013

He’s 13 years old, stands 5 feet 3 inches and weighs 103 pounds… Meet the newest member of the University of Maine at Presque Isle men’s basketball team. “Feels pretty good,” said Nicholas Krause. Nicholas is an 8th grader who loves to play sports… But sometimes, playing isn’t so easy. Two years ago, Nicholas found […]

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Jada Robbins: A 9-Year-Old Miracle

| January 18, 2013

For one little girl in Caribou, every day brings challenges. Jada Robbins was born 9 years ago, severely premature. Jada has an extensive medical history and most recently had the first of two eyes removed. She’s a trooper that the community has volunteered to rally around. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has her story.

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Medical Monday 3.26.12: Kid With Epilepsy Making A Difference To Educate Others

| March 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Fifteen year old Keeghan Lowe and his family are educating the county community about epilepsy, a disease Keeghan’s had since age four. March 26th is International Epilepsy Awareness Day and the Lowe family is taking part. Shawn Cunningham has their story in this week’s Medical Monday.

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