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Big Acts to Perform This Weekend

Big Acts to Perform This Weekend

| June 22, 2012

The Veteran’s Rock and Country Jamboree is this weekend in Presque Isle. 60′s rock band The Royal Guardsmen and country singer Stonewall Jackson are among those performing. News Source 8s Gina DiPietro has more on what to expect. *Note: Country Day is Saturday, June 23rd. It begins at 11am at the Northern Maine Fairgrounds. Tickets […]

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Career Center Puts Bigger Focus on Help for Veterans

Career Center Puts Bigger Focus on Help for Veterans

| June 18, 2012

The Career Center is working on better educating Veterans on their benefits and employment opportunities. NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara has the story. And for anyone that missed the chance to catch up with the VET Center and DAV Van today, they will be in Houlton Tuesday from 9 am to 3 pm.

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Veterans Home Award

Veterans Home Award

| May 29, 2012

A County living facility for Maine veterans has received a coveted honor for its quality of care. NewsSource 8′s Dick Palm has the details

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A Day of Honor and Remembrance

A Day of Honor and Remembrance

| May 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Veterans, families, and friends came together for an emotional ceremony to honor those that have fallen. News Source 8 reporter Jenna Callari was at the 9th annual Memorial Day Ceremony and has more.

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New Project to Honor Veterans

New Project to Honor Veterans

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Folks across the County have been discussing new ways to honor our veterans.. And that includes a new addition to the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Caribou. News Source 8 reporter Gina DiPietro has more on the Walls of Honor project.

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