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MMG Insurance Company Participates in Project INvest…Helping County Students Consider Insurance Industry Viable Career Opportunity….

MMG Insurance Company Participates in Project INvest…Helping County Students Consider Insurance Industry Viable Career Opportunity….

| February 25, 2015

A local insurance company is INVEST-ing in Maine’s future workforce, thanks to a unique career explorations project. Shawn Cunningham explains how. 00:00 Presque Isle As a customer service supervisor for MMG Insurance Chantal Pelletier usually spends her days in an office. But this day finds Chantal in an entirely different setting with a much younger […]

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Maine teachers speak out against Governor LePage’s proposed budget

Maine teachers speak out against Governor LePage’s proposed budget

| February 20, 2015

Phyllis Hunter is a teacher in Washburn. She’s one of many teachers in our state that are unhappy with how the Governor’s proposed biennial budget will impact schools and she’s going to fight it until change happens. “Our children need to be a priority…we need to be able to educate our children so that we […]

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Maine Governor Paul LePage Wants Maine Community College System President John Fitzsimmons Ousted…Local Community College Officials React…

Maine Governor Paul LePage Wants Maine Community College System President John Fitzsimmons Ousted…Local Community College Officials React…

| January 13, 2015

Governor Paul LePage wants John Fitzsimmons OUT as Maine Community College System President. That’s right. In fact LePage is threatening College System Board of Trustees…that if they don’t get rid of Fitzsimmons…THEY and THE SYSTEM could feel the Governor’s wrath. Shawn Cunningham has reaction on this developing controversy. 00:00 FILE (track 1) Maine Governor LePage is […]

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Maine Senator Angus King to Hold Student Roundtable Discussion on College Affordability

Maine Senator Angus King to Hold Student Roundtable Discussion on College Affordability

| September 1, 2014

Maine  Senator Angus King (I-Maine) announces he will hold a roundtable discussion with students and faculty at Southern Maine Community College in South Portland on Wednesday. The discussion will focus on college affordability, student loan repayment, and the transition into the workforce, among other topics. Later that day, Senator King will travel to Saco to Thornton […]

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Bowdoin Student from Presque Isle Fulfills Internship in Maine Senator Susan Collins’ Office

Bowdoin Student from Presque Isle Fulfills Internship in Maine Senator Susan Collins’ Office

| August 29, 2014

Washington, D.C. –Thomas Freeman of Presque Isle is finishing an internship in Senator Collins’ Aroostook County Constituent Service Center, in Caribou, after having successfully served as an intern during the summer. “Thomas’ hard work and enthusiasm during his time as an intern in my Aroostook County Constituent Service Center were greatly appreciated,” said Senator Collins. […]

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