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Easton School and Town Officials Work to Correct Budget Issue

| August 13, 2013

As students in Easton head back to school, Superintendent Roger Shaw tries to understand why Easton was the only school to lose money after lawmakers put 26 million dollars back into the department of education. Shaw says, “You know to get a printout on the computer screen and see one red number and it was […]

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Madawaska Superintendent Makes Resignation Official, Steps Into New Role with SAD 1

| August 8, 2013

Madawaska Superintendent Terry Wood has officially resigned. A statement was sent out this morning saying: “I would like to take this opportunity to thank the Madawaska and Grand Isle School Boards for allowing me the privilege of serving as your superintendent for the past two years. I appreciate your vote of confidence in extending my […]

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Presque Isle and Caribou City Councils to Work Together Next Month

| July 17, 2013

Even though there might be a rivalry in many sports, later on this summer the cities of Presque Isle and Caribou will be on the same team. The city councils of both communities will be having a joint meeting to explore ways they can work together to achieve cost savings. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli […]

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PI City Council Could Vote To Cut Services or Raise Taxes at Monday Meeting

| May 31, 2013

The Presque Isle City Council will meet again this coming Monday. A lot is on the docket but one of the biggest issues that might be of concern to residents, is the preparation for increased taxes OR deep cuts to services and programs in the next budget cycle. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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Town Managers Discuss LePage’s Budget Proposal

| March 27, 2013

Governor LePage’s proposed biennial budget has stirred up quite the response from town and city leaders in the state. Katie Zarrilli spoke to town managers in Easton and Mars Hill.

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