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Maine firefighters overcome by fumes

| October 20, 2014

PRENTISS, Maine (AP) – Authorities say eight firefighters and one state trooper were treated at a hospital after a fire at a camp in eastern Maine. Investigators say the first responders at the blaze in Prentiss late Saturday night and into Sunday morning were overcome by noxious fumes. They were all treated and released. People were in […]

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Woodland School to hold Haunted Woods Walk this weekend

| October 17, 2014

  It’s getting closer to Halloween, and if you haven’t had your scare yet, you’ll have a chance Saturday night. The Woodland School PTA and Woodland eighth grade class are sponsoring a Haunted Woods Walk. The walk will take place behind the Woodland School on the Ski Trail. This is the first time the school has put […]

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Linneus Fire Department seeking donations for Mechanic Falls hayride victims

| October 16, 2014

We told you about a tragic hayride accident in Mechanic Falls over the weekend. One girl was killed and more than twenty people were injured when a hayride overturned. Those in charge of the Linneus Haunted Hayride told NewsSource 8 they are devastated by the news. The Linneus Haunted Hayride will continue this weekend..and according […]

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Massachusetts Not Ready for Ebola

| October 16, 2014

BOSTON (AP) – A Boston hospital official says cuts in federal funding have made it more difficult for the medical community to prepare for potential cases of Ebola. The testimony came during an oversight hearing held Thursday by the Legislature’s Public Health Committee on Ebola readiness in Massachusetts. The state has not had any confirmed […]

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Superheroes take part in 5K to raise money and awareness for autism

| October 15, 2014

Madawaska was full of superheroes on Saturday! The Superheroes Unite for Autism run/walk raised 900 dollars for the Heather and Liam Connection, according to founder Judy Bouchard. 40 people came out to participate- everyone got to wear a cape. You might recognize NewsSource 8′s Angela Christoforos and Katie Zarrilli- they took part in the event as well! […]

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