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High Schoolers Can Get College Credit at a Low Cost

High Schoolers Can Get College Credit at a Low Cost

| May 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

A unique agreement tops our news on Wednesday. One that allows some area students to earn a years worth of college credit before they even graduate from high school. News Source 8′s Gina DiPietro has more from the Maine School of Science and Mathematics.

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Distinguished Lecturer

Distinguished Lecturer

| April 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

The next speaker of the University of Maine at Presque Isle’s Distinguished Lecturer Series stopped by to talk to some County educators about how to stay ahead of the curve as they plan for the future. Dick Palm caught up with him at Presque Isle High School.

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Maine State Charter School Commission Visits Aroostook County Part Two

Maine State Charter School Commission Visits Aroostook County Part Two

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Maine State Charter School Commission visits Aroostook County to assess the need (if any) for this type of school system in this region. In part two of her series, Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham examines how these kinds of schools might address the issue of youth outmigration.

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Maine State Charter School Commission Visiting Aroostook County Part One

Maine State Charter School Commission Visiting Aroostook County Part One

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Maine State Charter School Commission was in Aroostook County to hold a listening session and gage the community over whether families would benefit from the creation of such schools in this region. In part one of a two part series, Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham looks at the pros and cons of this type […]

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The Nature of logging, Part 2

The Nature of logging, Part 2

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

We continue with our special monthly series, “NewsSource Focus.”┬áIn Part 2 of his 3 part series, “The Nature of Logging,” Dick Palm shows us how workers today are being prepared for a career in the woods industry.

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