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Northern Maine Veterans’ Cemetary Celebrates Memorial Day

| May 27, 2013

We begin our news coverage tonight with a look at several local Memorial day celebrations, starting in Caribou at the Northern Maine Veteran’s Cemetary. That’s where Shawn Cunningham was for the tenth anniversary celebration. As she reports, while local veterans and the community came together to celebrate FALLEN vets…its also an opportunity to bring attention […]

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Military Ball Held in Fort Kent

| December 27, 2012

We don’t always get a chance to thank those who serve or have served our country. So, The Knights of Columbus in Fort Kent put on an big event last Saturday to do just that. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has the story.

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New Grant to Help Veterans get Education

| September 7, 2012

The cost of a college education is an expensive thought for everyone — including veterans. But the Northern Maine Development Commission is hoping that with a grant they just received, they’ll be able to change that. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli explains

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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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Maine Veterans’ Homes Get National Support

| August 9, 2012

Onto our top story now. Maine veterans can rest a lot easier now at state veterans’ homes. President Obama has signed into law a new mandate fixing a very old problem to the way state veteran’s homes were financially reimbursed. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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