MEDWAY – Residents of Medway are saying no to a proposed national park in northern Maine. The majority of residents voted against the project in the non-binding Tuesday vote. East Millinocket residents are slated to vote in a similar non-binding referendum on Monday. The propsed 75,000-acre national park project would also include a recreation area […]
“We’ve lost our sense of community,” said Monticello resident Laurice Grass-Bell. Grass-Bell doesn’t like what’s happened in her town. Since the Wellington school was shut down last June, she and others have worked to give residents the option of pulling out of Regional School Unit 29 and forming their own school district. “It’s the first year that […]
The public will turn out to either approve or reject a proposed school budget of more than 24 million dollars for MSAD1. But also they’ll decide to move forward or not with the purchase of 34 acres of land adjacent to the existing school farm. As Shawn Cunningham reports, before any land can be sold…more […]
While voters sift through all the rhetoric hoping to choose the best pick for election 2012, MUNICIPAL CLERKS are sifting through rhetoric of their own. A host of new rules and requirements that will hopefully make the election process simpler. Shawn Cunningham has that story.