Congressman Mike Michaud Urges Folks to View A Film on Soldiers’ Struggle With PTSD 

Congressman Mike Michaud was in Bangor Friday, urging folks to view a special screening of a film about a soldiers’ struggle with post traumatic stress disorder.The fifteen-minute film, called ” A Marines’s Guide to Fishing,” stars Matthew Pennington of Pittsfield.Pennington served multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, where he lost his left leg below the knee and suffered serious injury to his right leg in an explosion.Representative Michaud serves on the Veterans Affairs Committee and says folks need to view this film.” Primarily so they can understand what our men and women have gone through and are now going through and how they might be able to help.”Folks can see the film at Husson University’s Gracie Theater on Thursday, September 8th at 6 pm.