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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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Veterans Artifact Display

| July 12, 2012

Soon, school kids will be able to learn more about the history of some of our veterans here in Aroostook County. Dick Palm tells us how.

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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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