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Pine tree egg ride this weekend

BANGOR - It's almost time again for people to fill their suits with raw eggs for a messy snowmobile ride.

The folks from Q106.5 are once again holding an annual egg ride to raise money for the Pine Tree Camp.

It provides a summer camp experience for children and adults with disabilities.

For every $50 dollars raised, the riders will add another raw egg to their suits.

Radio announcers were collecting donations Thursday at Danforths supermarket in Hermon.

They'll be back at the store tomorrow collecting more donations and hope more people will pitch in to help.

They'll hit the trail Saturday morning in Levant and will ride to Newport where a big pulled pork feast will be held.

If you'd like to help, visit https://www.firstgiving.com/pts/q1065-celebrity-egg-ride-to-benefit-pine-tree-camp

Craig Colson

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Craig Colson became news director and anchor at WVII ABC 7 and WFVX Fox Bangor in December of 2012. He began his career in broadcasting in 1985 while working as a news photographer at another Bangor television station. Craig worked his way up through the ranks and became the main anchor for the nightly newscasts before leaving in 2009. At that point, he became news director for four local radio stations and delivered the morning news before taking on his current position.

Craig grew up in a "news family" and followed in the footsteps of his father who was also a news director and anchor. His brother is also a news photographer at a Boston television station.

Craig's career has brought him all over-reporting from everywhere from Washington D.C. to Red Square in Moscow, Russia. When he isn't reporting the news, Craig can be found taking on new adventures with his two daughters or exploring the coast of Maine in his kayak. His other passion is making furniture in his shop or just about anything involving the outdoors.

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