A legislative committee is examining a proposal that could reduce the amount some cities and towns get from the state to run welfare programs. And a thrift store in caribou will be re-opening this weekend. Plus, Rescue workers continue to comb through the wreckage caused by a catastrophic mudslide in Washington state this weekend. At least 16 people were killed, though authorities expect the death toll to rise, while as many as 176 people are reported missing.
Some kids in the county got the important life lesson of saving money. We’ll tell you about that and a new superintendent for a county school district has stepped in since the previous one stepped down last June.