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Wish comes true for Washburn boy who beat cancer

Wish comes true for Washburn boy who beat cancer

| June 8, 2015

To look at him now, it’s hard to believe that 12 year old Reed from Washburn was recently in a fight against cancer. “Back and forth to Portland, I don’t know how many trips we made…. Chemo, radiation, a full year of treatment,” said Trina Farley, Reed’s mother. All of the back and forth travel […]

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Fort Kent community supports 6-year-old with Leukemia as wish is granted

Fort Kent community supports 6-year-old with Leukemia as wish is granted

| December 15, 2014

What may have looked like your average elementary school assembly on Friday was really a genuine show of support for 6-year-old Kearston Albert. “She’s been like a trooper through all of this and she’s really young,” said her peer McKenzie Bernier. Kearston was diagnosed with leukemia back in August of 2012. She’s in remission now, and […]

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Four Year Old Boy Makes Wish to Come Home to Northern Maine

Four Year Old Boy Makes Wish to Come Home to Northern Maine

| June 12, 2014

When four-year-old Stephen Drost was asked to make a wish, he didn’t want to go to Disney World. He didn’t want to travel to an exotic place, or meet a famous person. What he wanted was to come back to Northern Maine, see his grandparents, and drive a tractor at his favorite store. “I like […]

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Students Sell Hot Dogs for Make-A-Wish

Students Sell Hot Dogs for Make-A-Wish

| June 6, 2013

On Thursday Students in Madawaska practiced their math skills and learned how important it is to give back. They put on a hot dog fundraiser, with a goal of helping out kids just like them. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli has the story.

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Presque Isle Teen Wishes to Be Famous for One Day

Presque Isle Teen Wishes to Be Famous for One Day

| October 23, 2012

Saturday may not have been beautiful weather-wise, but for one 15-year-old it was amazing. Christopher King made a wish to be famous for a day, and Saturday that wish was granted. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli has his story.

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