A unique program is being held in May at the University of Maine in Fort Kent. It’s a business management training program geared for loggers and off road truck drivers… News Source 8 Reporter Angela Christoforos has the details… Registration forms are available by contacting Judy Dinsmore at NMDC at (207) 493-8736 or by […]
The organization Leaders Encouraging Aroostook Development named a new executive director on Tuesday. LEAD has never had an executive director before – but they say they’ve needed one for several years. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli caught up with the appointee Thursday and asked him about what some of his plans are
Northern Maine economic development officials say the way to attract more businesses and spur job growth is to change the demographic fabric of this region. They say keeping YOUNG PEOPLE engaged and employed are the key to this region’s economic success or failure. Tonight, in part one of a three part series Shawn Cunningham looks […]
It looks like some potentially contaminated areas around Northern Maine could be getting a cleanup. Early this summer the Northern Maine Development Commission was granted a good chunk of change for brownfield assessments. They recently selected their consultant for the project. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.