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UMFK Hosts “Earth Day…Everyday” Event for Fort Kent Youngsters

UMFK Hosts “Earth Day…Everyday” Event for Fort Kent Youngsters

| April 14, 2014

This slightly warm weather took some youngsters from inside the classroom to a different ENVIRONMENT. A college campus to be more exact. And it’s a different lesson of higher learning these kids were getting…one that hopefully has them appreciating the environment for years to come. Shawn Cunningham explains. These wide eyed Fort Kent youngsters are […]

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Youth Financial Fitness Fair Teaches Kids ABC’s of Saving

Youth Financial Fitness Fair Teaches Kids ABC’s of Saving

| March 26, 2014

Kids might learn their ABC’s and 123′s in the classroom. But it was OUTSIDE of school today, that a number of youth were learning the important life lesson of ALWAYS BE CONSCIENTIOUS in saving. Shawn Cunningham reports. Fort Kent high school junior Matthew Toussaint wants to be a veterinarian someday. But already he’s learning achieving […]

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County Students Cheer On Biathletes at Nordic Heritage Center

County Students Cheer On Biathletes at Nordic Heritage Center

| March 6, 2014

A loud and enthusiastic crowd cheers on the biathletes at Thursday’s races — a crowd mostly made up of excited students from all around the county. “You just get to scream as loud as you can as much as you want,” said 4th grader Gabe Flannery. Students voices have been heard almost all week long […]

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Medical Monday 10.28.13: Breast Cancer Assembly At Houlton H.S.

Medical Monday 10.28.13: Breast Cancer Assembly At Houlton H.S.

| October 29, 2013

Houlton High School Students are filing in for a very important school assembly. It’s called “GET YOUR PINK ON” and is aimed at educating these young people about breast cancer. Sue Pierce Houlton is a¬†guidance counselor and says “Its important because there are still a lot of myths out there and we’re beginning to finally […]

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Students Get Involved in Presidential Debates

Students Get Involved in Presidential Debates

| October 16, 2012

Another presidential debate is being televised Tuesday night… and two local schools are trying to get members of the public involved. The University of Maine at Presque Isle and Northern Maine Community College are holding the second of three public debates that provide a unique educational opportunity. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has a look.

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