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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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SAD 27 Could Move Forward to Close St. Francis School, Community Members Fight to Keep it Open

SAD 27 Could Move Forward to Close St. Francis School, Community Members Fight to Keep it Open

| January 5, 2015

“When you lose your school, you lose the heart of your community,” said Colleen McBreairty, who ┬áis passionate about keeping the St. Francis elementary school open. That’s why she and others have worked as a committee since August to try to find some solutions. “It’s a good school and there’s good people here. And the […]

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Vacant Wellington School Building: Part 2

Vacant Wellington School Building: Part 2

| November 20, 2014

Wellington School in Monticello has been vacant since its closure in June. The upkeep of the empty building is costing the town thousands. A group of citizens has now started a petition that could solve the problem. With the closure of Wellington School, elementary students in Monticello are now bussed to other district schools in […]

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Vacant Wellington School Building: Part 1

Vacant Wellington School Building: Part 1

| November 19, 2014

Wellington Elementary closed last June in order to save MSAD 29 money. However, with an empty schoolbuilding and former students being bussed to Houlton, there is growing concern in Monticello. It’s been five months since classes were held at Wellington Elementary School in Monticello. The building has sat vacant since June. Monticello Town Council Chair […]

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St. Francis Students Go to School in Fort Kent As Manhunt Continues

St. Francis Students Go to School in Fort Kent As Manhunt Continues

| June 2, 2014

No one was inside the St. Francis Elementary School on Monday. Students, teachers, and staff were all sent to Fort Kent Elementary School, as their bus driver and head custodian is wanted in connection with a shooting death of his girlfriend over the weekend. SAD 27 Superintendent Tim Doak said, “with the increase of police […]

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