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Christmas Bird Count

Christmas Bird Count

| January 3, 2015

Presque Isle, Me – Even the single digit temperatures can’t keep these bird watchers away. They are just a few of the thousands all over the country that are participating in the Christmas Bird Count. “What we are doing is essentially surveying the winter birds of north america. There is about 2500 Christmas bird counts […]

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Top Ten Northern Maine and Western New Brunswick Stories of 2014  Part Two

Top Ten Northern Maine and Western New Brunswick Stories of 2014 Part Two

| January 1, 2015

A New Year has begun, but we’re still reflecting on the local stories that impacted our lives and communities. Shawn Cunningham continues her countdown to number one…of the top stories we covered in 2014. Let’s see if your predictions agree with ours. 2014 was an exciting year of local coverage for Newssource 8. Continuing our […]

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Top Ten Northern Maine/Western New Brunswick Coverage Stories of 2014

Top Ten Northern Maine/Western New Brunswick Coverage Stories of 2014

| December 31, 2014

As we countdown to the start of a New Year, it brings to mind all the things we’ve done throughout 2014. We at Newssource 8 got to thinking about all the stories that we covered this past year. Some we’ll never forget, some got national attention and some were just small reminders of what makes […]

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Northern Maine Being Considered For Missile Defense Base Site

Northern Maine Being Considered For Missile Defense Base Site

| March 20, 2013

Caribou or Limestone is on the radar of the U.S. Department of Defense. Its just in the preliminary “talking” stage, but defense officials could be considering Northern Maine as a potential site for a missile defense base.  Shawn Cunningham reports on the impact it could have on the region .

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