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Local Veterans Weigh In On Military Sexual Assaults and Need For More Legislation

Local Veterans Weigh In On Military Sexual Assaults and Need For More Legislation

| March 10, 2014

Thursday, the U.S. Senate blocked a military sexual assault bill. The bill seeks to prosecute sexual assault crimes through independent military prosecutors outside of the victim’s chain of command. Maine Senator Susan Collins is a strong advocate for the bill. Prior to the vote, Collins spoke on the senate floor saying Congress needs to take […]

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Ceremonies Held in The County to Honor Veterans

Ceremonies Held in The County to Honor Veterans

| November 11, 2013

They’re the truest of heroes…and all across the country, ceremonies were held in their honor. Here in the county, people gathered at the Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery in Caribou to thank, praise, and remember our nation’s veterans. Veteran Leo Kieffer says, “as far as I’m concerned it’s primarily for those that gave their all, gave […]

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Expansion Coming To Hayward Frazier VFW Post in Presque Isle Thanks To Grant Funding

Expansion Coming To Hayward Frazier VFW Post in Presque Isle Thanks To Grant Funding

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Hayward Frazier VFW Post 2599 in Presque Isle will commence with a building expansion thanks to a forty thousand dollar grant donation from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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New VFW Expansion in Presque Isle

New VFW Expansion in Presque Isle

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Hayward Frazier VFW Post 2599 will be expanding thanks to a grant donation from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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