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Planet Head Day 2013

| February 20, 2013

When is it normal to see heads painted as planets? The 7th annual Planet Head Day took place this weekend at the University of Maine at Presque Isle. It’s an event that not only gets folks excited about the solar system, but raises money for a very important cause. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli shows us […]

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12 Dogs of Christmas Parade

| December 11, 2012

Two turtle doves, a partridge in a pear tree..Most of us are pretty familiar with the Christmas tune, the 12 days of Christmas. But what about that same song, turned canine style? The 12 dogs of Christmas parade took place in Houlton this weekend. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has the story.

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Fundraiser to Benefit Two Local Girls Battling Cancer

| November 27, 2012

Lots of folks went shopping in Fort Kent this weekend..but not necessarily for big sales. A fundraiser held at UMFK helped benefit two local girls battling cancer. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has the story.

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Community Comes Together For Nikki Belanger

| November 6, 2012

It almost looked like a mini carnival in Caribou on Saturday. Laser tag, a bounce house, and live music were all happening at Teague Park. But it was all part of a fundraiser for a woman with breast cancer. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has her story.

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Giving Back to Angel Flight Northeast

| October 19, 2012

Living in a rural area like Aroostook County often means that when it comes to getting many types of medical treatment, folks need to travel large distances. And that’s not always the easiest thing. Angel Flight Northeast is a nonprofit organization that’s helped many people get to where they need to go without asking for […]

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