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Presque Isle Community Center Reaches Fundraising Goal

Presque Isle Community Center Reaches Fundraising Goal

| June 8, 2015

“We had a great anonymous donation of $1.5 million in memory of Rodney Smith,” said Fundraising Campaign Co-Chair Steve Richard. The new Presque Isle Community Center has raised enough money to break ground and can do so if approved by the city council. The Fundraising Campaign Committee was able to raise $3.82 million, which is […]

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Money Intended for Foundation that Aids Veterans Stolen

Money Intended for Foundation that Aids Veterans Stolen

| May 27, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Police are investigating a break-in at the Augusta Elks Lodge in which more than $15,000 was stolen. This includes thousands designated for a fundraiser for the Travis Mills Foundation, a nonprofit that supports injured veterans. Lt. Christopher Massey said burglars broke into the lodge Monday night or Tuesday morning. The burglary […]

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More than 400 students learn financial fitness

More than 400 students learn financial fitness

| March 25, 2015

A big group of students fills the gym of the Loring Job Corps Center…all of them getting a taste of the real world. More than 400 high school juniors from all over the County participated in a financial fitness money management experience  put on by the Aroostook Chapter of Credit Unions. Here’s how it works- students receive […]

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Madwaska School Budget Debate Continues Between School and Municipal Budget Committees

Madwaska School Budget Debate Continues Between School and Municipal Budget Committees

| July 10, 2014

The town of Madawaska will be holding another public meeting early next week to once again try to approve a school budget for the upcoming school year. As it stands right now, school and town officials can’t agree on where cuts to a proposed budget should be made… Shawn Cunningham reports. Ginette Albert Madawaska Superintendent […]

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New Year New You: Financial Series Part Three 2.11.14

New Year New You: Financial Series Part Three 2.11.14

| February 12, 2014

Over the past few weeks we’ve been featuring a series called “New Year, New You” showing you ways to improve your life throughout 2014. Adding onto your income and having more cash is certainly the key to getting out of debt. But it first starts with two important components…DETERMINATION and DOWNSIZING your lifestyle. Kendall Roy […]

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