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Businesses in Perth-Andover Begin to Reopen

| June 19, 2012

Great news for the village of Perth-Andover as area businesses are starting to reopen their doors since the damaging flood back on March 23rd. As the community continues to recover, residents are slowly getting back to their normal lives. News Source 8 reporter Jenna Callari caught up with a few residents who are excited to see […]

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Hotel Dieu Hospital to Reopen Soon

| June 5, 2012

WAGM has been following the flood recovery over in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick. Our Gina DiPietro stopped by the province this afternoon for an update. As she explains, the Hotel Dieu hospital is not yet open, though patients and employees can return soon.

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Massive Cleanup Efforts in New Brunswick

| March 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of people flocked to New Brunswick Saturday afternoon, to pitch in with clean up efforts after the worst flood in Perth-Andover’s history. As News Source 8 reporter Gina DiPietro explains, volunteers from all over are helping to get the community back on its feet.

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Flood Risk for Aroostook County

| March 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Much of the area’s attention has been focused on Perth-Andover the past week, as the community cleans up from the flood. But what flood risks remain for the rest of the region? News Source 8’s Gina DiPietro spoke with the local Emergency Management Agency on Friday to find out.

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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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