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Francis Malcolm Institute Needs Help to Stay Open

Francis Malcolm Institute Needs Help to Stay Open

| June 25, 2015

The Francis Malcolm Institute has been a landmark in Aroostook County for over 30 years, but now is facing some financial trouble. “Once we get a whole case of money full we’re gonna give it to the science center,” said Easton elementary student Allison Bate. This is the kind of generosity the Francis Malcolm Institute […]

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Francis Malcolm Institute Seeking Donations to Stay Open

Francis Malcolm Institute Seeking Donations to Stay Open

| June 23, 2015

The Francis Malcolm Institute has been a landmark in Aroostook County for over 30 years, but now is facing some financial trouble. The institute needs to raise $30,000 by January 1st to keep it’s doors open for another year. Planetarium and Astronomy Director Larry Berz explained the importance of the Institute. “The Francis Malcolm Institute, […]

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NMCC Receives Donation of Computer Equipment

NMCC Receives Donation of Computer Equipment

| June 18, 2014

Thousands of dollars of computer equipment is being donated to Northern Maine Community College for its Computer Electronics Program.  Emera Maine, the electricity delivery utility, is updating and consolidating its own computer technology and NMCC is benefitting from the extra equipment. 30 computers, three file servers, a dozen flat-panel monitors, six laptops and software have […]

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Retired Fort Kent Teacher Donates Thousands of Dollars Worth of Old Supplies to Rec Department

Retired Fort Kent Teacher Donates Thousands of Dollars Worth of Old Supplies to Rec Department

| November 1, 2013

Pat Richard lights up as she goes through all the school supplies and materials she accumulated throughout her 45 years as a teacher. Hand made projects – books – games – every last item holding memories of her time helping children learn. All of this that used to live in her classroom, now sits in […]

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Dead River Company Donates to Help County Families

Dead River Company Donates to Help County Families

| December 15, 2012

More families in the county will be “heating” and “eating” this winter, after a big donation made by Dead River Company to Catholic Charities. The energy company is fulfilling a promise they made months ago. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli has more.

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