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Offshore Wind

Offshore Wind

| September 24, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Lawmakers and environmental groups are continuing to urge the University of Maine to release details about the offshore wind project proposal. The university says releasing information will put it at a competitive disadvantage and that confidential proposals are the norm. But some say that the high-profile nature of the projects makes […]

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UMFK Looks to Cut Ties with Foreign Oil

UMFK Looks to Cut Ties with Foreign Oil

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Up in the Valley, the University of Maine at Fort Kent┬ácelebrated its ongoing effort to cut ties with foreign oil. News Source 8s Gina DiPietro explains how it’s possible.

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High Schoolers Can Get College Credit at a Low Cost

High Schoolers Can Get College Credit at a Low Cost

| May 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

A unique agreement tops our news on Wednesday. One that allows some area students to earn a years worth of college credit before they even graduate from high school. News Source 8’s Gina DiPietro has more from the Maine School of Science and Mathematics.

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UMS Names New Chancellor

UMS Names New Chancellor

| February 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

A UMFK alum has been chosen to lead the University of Maine system as their new Chancellor. He’s also an Aroostook County native. News Source 8’s Gina DiPietro was up in the Valley for Thursday’s announcement.

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