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Pentagon Readying Plan to Lift Transgender Ban

Pentagon Readying Plan to Lift Transgender Ban

| July 13, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Associated Press has learned that Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals serving in the military. Senior U.S. officials say an announcement is expected this week. They say the military would have six months to determine the impact and work out details, with the presumption […]

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Now Accepting Military Academy Nominations

Now Accepting Military Academy Nominations

| June 24, 2015

LEWISTON – Congressman Bruce Poliquin’s office is accepting applications from Mainers who are interested in attending a service academy. “Our service academies are some of the greatest education institutions in the world,” said Congressman Poliquin. “It’s an honor to nominate young, hard-working Mainers to these service academies.” The service academies are as follows: U.S. Military […]

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Houlton Higher Education Center Hosts Military Outreach Event

Houlton Higher Education Center Hosts Military Outreach Event

| June 14, 2013

Its June 14th National Flag Day, a day to celebrate our patriotism and honor our armed forces. Shawn Cunningham tops our newscast tonight with a story of how a higher education center in Houlton is helping to access veterans and their families with a number of support services.

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Loring Hosts First Ever Major Reunion

Loring Hosts First Ever Major Reunion

| August 24, 2012

A first ever major reunion in Limestone today as veterans of Loring Air Force base have re-visited the grounds after many years away. News Source 8 reporter Jenna Callari has a look at the first day of the weekend long event.

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