A unique visitor is touring the county over the next week. Local youth are getting a global perspective of the world WITHOUT ever having to leave the county courtesy of a giant map of Asia from the National Geographic Society. Sue Lahti is the Maine Coordinator of the Maine Geographic Alliance, an extention of the traveling […]
From tiny tots to lifelong learners, the University of Maine at Presque Isle’s Gentile Hall was full of smiling faces for the inauguration of the university’s president, Linda K Schott. Barb Blackstone, Chair of the Faculty Assembly, says ”It’s exciting to have a president that’s so engaged with moving us forward..and I think its an opportunity for […]
“I can still remember what it feels like to love with all of my heart”, These words were spoken by Elva Ezarra. She is just one of the many women whose photograph is hung at world renowned photographer Jocyce Tenneson’s Wise Women exhibit.. Tenneson says, “all of my portraits really, attempt to show the soul […]
Education and building a strong work force go hand in hand; that’s why the Aroostook Partnership for Progress has made plans for an ” Education to Industry Summit” to encourage an open discussion amongst employers, students, and educators to discuss issues and brainstorm solutions. A lot of students educated here don’t end up staying and […]
The sport of triathlon is making its way back to Presque Isle on June 29th, as more than 120 competitors will test their endurance and athleticism. News Source 8 sports reporter Jenna Callari has a preview of this year’s event.