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Economic Impact of Northern Maine Fair

Economic Impact of Northern Maine Fair

| July 30, 2014

The Northern Maine Fair continues throughout the week with rides, events and attractions for the whole family to enjoy. But what is it doing for the local economy? Shawn Cunningham takes a look at the economic impact so far from fair week and finds out if its being FISCALLY FAIR to the region it’s called […]

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Northern Maine Fair Wrap-up

Northern Maine Fair Wrap-up

| August 3, 2013

It’s an event that’s looked forward to every year, and now it’s come and gone. Saturday wrapped up this year’s annual week-long Northern Maine Fair. The Lumberjack roundup was one of the last activities to round up the tail end of the fair. The President of the Northern Maine Fair Carol Bell says, ” We had a […]

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Training for a Harness Race

Training for a Harness Race

| July 30, 2013

MEET DROP OF THE HAMMER- A HORSE WHO’S TAKING PART IN HARNESS RACING THIS WEEK AT THE NORTHERN MAINE FAIR. HIS TRAINER IS BELINDA GRAY OF SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK. SHE AND HER FIANCEE HAVE OWNED DROP OF THE HAMMER SINCE HE WAS THREE YEARS OLD… A FAMILY MEMBER THAT’S SPENT THE LAST FIVE YEARS HARNESS […]

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Summer Tourism Season

Summer Tourism Season

| July 29, 2013

Summers are always busy here in the county with festivals, parades, and fairs. Always good news for area businesses hoping to draw people in. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli gives us an update on how the tourism season is going so far.

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County Gearing Up for 159th Northern Maine Fair

County Gearing Up for 159th Northern Maine Fair

| July 18, 2013

In ten days, the 159th annual Northern Maine Fair will begin. As with every year, it’s a week jam packed full of fun activities and exhibitions for people of all ages. And as Shawn Cunningham reports, fair organizers say THIS YEAR there are even BIGGER draws that will put bigger dollars back into the local […]

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