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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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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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