It’s back to the drawing board for the Madawaska School Department..the school budget failed to pass Tuesday’s referendum validation by more than 40 votes. “It sends the message, look at your budget again so we’ll look at the budget again,” said Ginette Albert, superintendent of schools. Residents had approved the the budget at the town […]
A park renovation project in Madawaska is almost complete. Construction to renovate the Four Corners Park began in 2008. In the last six years, a lot has been done including new signs and monuments. And now the project is in the final phase of construction, just needing two more additions. The Four Corners Park in […]
What are the odds you could win the lottery. That’s exactly what happened to one lucky couple in Madawaska. They hit the MEGABUCKS JACKPOT for three million dollars. Jeanne and Robert Gagnon buy lottery tickets at Bob’s Neighborhood Inc. everyday. But on February 19th, Jeanne almost didn’t. At the last minute she changed her mind…and […]
High School soccer championships took place on Saturday in Bath and Hampden. Two county teams made the trip downstate representing Eastern Maine. Rene Cloukey has coverage from the Girls Class D State Championship game, while Jenna Callari has coverage from the Boys Class C State Championship game.
It’s been a long time coming but people who work for the Madawaska School Department are finally feeling a sense of security. On Tuesday, voters approved the school department’s much debated budget for the 2013-14 year. Ginette Albert, Madawaska Superintendent of Schools says, “you wouldn’t believe the relief and the staff too the staff they […]