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09.21.2016

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PCSWCD honors Rochelle Titcomb

 

Teacher is Outstanding Conservation Educator of the Year

By Stuart Hedstrom
Staff Writer

GUILFORD — For her work incorporating nature and resource protection into the classroom, Piscataquis Community Elementary School (PCES) sixth-grade teacher Rochelle Titcomb has been named the Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District’s (PCSWCD) 2016 Outstanding Conservation Educator of the Year. Titcomb, who has taught at the Guilford-based district for 30 of her 33 years in educat

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District budget meeting set for Oct. 26

 

Referendum will be on Nov. 8 ballot

By Stuart Hedstrom
Staff Writer

GUILFORD — Earlier in the month a proposed 2016-17 school budget of $6,989,331 was voted down by residents of the six SAD 4 communities, 482-292. The spending plan was the third brought to voters in several months as SAD 4 citizens had earlier not approved 2017 academic year budgets of a little more than $7.1 million and nearly $6,878,000.

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Penquis Valley School administrators in place for this year and beyond

By Stuart Hedstrom
Staff Writer

PO BOUSQUETMUG 38 16 18715913MILO — The SAD 41 school board approved an extension for Penquis Valley School Principal Jeremy Bousquet and the hire of an assistant principal for the grade 6-12 institution during a Sept. 14 meeting.

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Browns Mill property cleanup could be in the community’s future

By Stuart Hedstrom
Staff Writer

DOVER-FOXCROFT — A project to clean up a portion of the Browns Mill land along the Piscataquis River could be undertaken in the next few years.

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New owners plan building renovations

 

Hope to turn Sangerville into must-see destination

SANGERVILLE — Things are not always as they appear. That becomes obvious upon stepping into the old industrial brick building in Sangerville constructed right on the main drag. The existing building was part of Sangerville Woolen Co., then the Glencoe No. 1 boiler room and main shop.

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UNDER THE SHADOW OF THE SMOKESTACK Over the decades the mill building in Sangerville has been the home of the Sanger...
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PDF Download 09.21.2016

A pdf version of this week’s 09.21.2016 is now available for download.

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