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Newser
Burt's Bees Founder Sees a Dream Fulfilled in Mainesay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of pa
Burt's Bees Founder Sees a Dream Fulfilled in Maine
Newser / Posted 11 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But critics fear that property maintained by the National Park Service would hinder efforts to rebuild a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monumenthave shuttered since 2008. The closures represent a direct loss of approximatel
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
have shuttered since 2008. The closures represent a direct loss of approximately 430 manufacturing jobs. The last mill, in East Millinocket, closed in 2014. The order states that studies have shown that every dollar national parks draw generates... Read more
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Boston Herald
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of pa
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument
Boston Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But critics fear that property maintained by the National Park Service would hinder efforts to rebuild a... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of pa
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But critics fear that property maintained by the National Park Service would hinder efforts to rebuild a... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of pa
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region hurt by the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But critics fear that property maintained by the National Park Service would hinder efforts to rebuild a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
President Obama creates national monument on Maine land donated by Burt's Bees foundersay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the c
President Obama creates national monument on Maine land donated by Burt's Bees founder
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But many in the Katahdin region have opposed the move, mostly over concerns of federal government... Read more
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14h
The Washington Times
Obama declares new national monument in Mainesay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the c
Obama declares new national monument in Maine
The Washington Times / Posted 14 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. Burt’s Bees co-founder Roxanne Quimby has been pushing for the designation for years. Ms. Quimby’s son,... Read more
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CBS News
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the c
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument
CBS News / Posted 14 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But many in the Katahdin region have opposed the move, mostly over concerns of federal government... Read more
64 related stories
14h
Daily Herald
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the c
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument
Daily Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But many in the Katahdin region have opposed the move, mostly over concerns of federal government... Read more
64 related stories
14h
Boston Globe
Maine land from the founder of Burt’s Bees is now a national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the c
Maine land from the founder of Burt’s Bees is now a national monument
Boston Globe / Posted 14 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But many in the Katahdin region have opposed the move, mostly over concerns of federal government... Read more
64 related stories
15h
Brandon Sun
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monumentsay the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the c
Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument
Brandon Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
say the move will create hundreds of jobs in a region that needs it after the closing of paper mills in Millinocket and East Millinocket. But many in the Katahdin region have opposed the move, mostly over concerns of federal government... Read more
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15h
Bangor Daily News
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monumenthave shuttered since 2008. The closures represent a direct loss of approximatel
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
have shuttered since 2008. The closures represent a direct loss of approximately 430 manufacturing jobs. The last mill, in East Millinocket, closed in 2014. Quimby’s dream, as she said when she launched her campaign in 2011, was to achieve a kind... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Will a national monument work in the Katahdin region?EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — With absolutely no fanfare, millionaire
Will a national monument work in the Katahdin region?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — With absolutely no fanfare, millionaire Roxanne Quimby's holding company transferred the ownership of thousands of acres in Maine to the federal government, clearing the way for what many are speculating to be... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Will a national monument work in the Katahdin region?EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — In a move that went slightly under the
Will a national monument work in the Katahdin region?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — In a move that went slightly under the radar for a couple weeks, Roxanne Quimby's company, Elliotsville Plantation, transferred 16 parcels of land to the U.S. Dept. of Interior, the agency that oversees the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Burt’s Bees landowner gifts 87,500 acres to US governmentpark by lobbying Maine’s congressional delegation. Nonbinding votes conducted
Burt’s Bees landowner gifts 87,500 acres to US government
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
park by lobbying Maine’s congressional delegation. Nonbinding votes conducted in 2015 showed residents in Medway and East Millinocket — both hit hard by the paper mill closures — opposed the proposal 2 to 1. Local officials have said the plan... Read more
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Daily Herald
Burt's Bees landowner gifts land to US governmentpark by lobbying Maine's congressional delegation. Nonbinding votes conducted
Burt's Bees landowner gifts land to US government
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
park by lobbying Maine's congressional delegation. Nonbinding votes conducted in 2015 showed residents in Medway and East Millinocket - both hit hard by the paper mill closures - opposed the proposal 2 to 1. Local officials have said the plan... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Burt's Bees landowner gifts land to US governmentpark by lobbying Maine's congressional delegation. Nonbinding votes conducted
Burt's Bees landowner gifts land to US government
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
park by lobbying Maine's congressional delegation. Nonbinding votes conducted in 2015 showed residents in Medway and East Millinocket both hit hard by the paper mill closures opposed the proposal 2 to 1. Local officials have said the plan... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A primer on the national monument debate from RESTORE: the North Woods to todayreject national park and monument in vote — April 19, 2016 After a tense forum
A primer on the national monument debate from RESTORE: the North Woods to today
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
reject national park and monument in vote — April 19, 2016 After a tense forum involving Katahdin region leaders in East Millinocket, where speakers were almost universally opposed to the proposal, the audience at a public meeting at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A primer on the national monument debate from RESTORE the North Woods to todayreject national park and monument in vote — April 19, 2016 After a tense forum
A primer on the national monument debate from RESTORE the North Woods to today
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
reject national park and monument in vote — April 19, 2016 After a tense forum involving Katahdin region leaders in East Millinocket, where speakers were almost universally opposed to the proposal, the audience at a public meeting at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Low turnout, safety concerns prompt Boothbay football program to drop to club statusat 181 students but is listed in the Maine Principals’ Association football bul
Low turnout, safety concerns prompt Boothbay football program to drop to club status
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
at 181 students but is listed in the Maine Principals’ Association football bulletin as a cooperative entry with Schenck of East Millinocket, and their combined enrollment is 315. Another possible challenge for the Boothbay program is competition... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Donors help Stearns girls afford 2-hour bus trips to play soccer with Lee AcademyAlley was among a small number of players from the school who were part of a co
Donors help Stearns girls afford 2-hour bus trips to play soccer with Lee Academy
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Alley was among a small number of players from the school who were part of a cooperative team with neighboring Schenck of East Millinocket two years ago. At that time, the team was granted a waiver from the Maine Principals’ Association to remain... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Transportation issues a challenge in girls high school soccer cooperativewho has taken an interest in helping the Katahdin region cope with the aftermat
Transportation issues a challenge in girls high school soccer cooperative
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
who has taken an interest in helping the Katahdin region cope with the aftermath of paper mill closings in Millinocket and East Millinocket. The Stearns soccer GoFundMe page, established Monday, raised $560 in its first 24 hours. The MPA, which... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why $1.5 million for Maine’s forest products industry is just a startwill give the first inklings of where they might seek to focus the state’s fore
Why $1.5 million for Maine’s forest products industry is just a start
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
will give the first inklings of where they might seek to focus the state’s forest products industry, as communities such as East Millinocket and Lincoln remain particularly hard-hit. Penobscot County has been hit harder than other areas with paper... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
EMCC to offer free tuition for medical office technology certificatesthe college's medical office technology programs on its rural campuses. Studen
EMCC to offer free tuition for medical office technology certificates
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 29 days ago
the college's medical office technology programs on its rural campuses. Students at EMCC's Dover-Foxcroft, Ellsworth and East Millinocket locations have a unique opportunity to go back to school for free and receive certificate degrees for Health... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
EMCC to offer free tuition for medical office technology certificatesthe college's medical office technology programs on its rural campuses. Studen
EMCC to offer free tuition for medical office technology certificates
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 29 days ago
the college's medical office technology programs on its rural campuses. Students at EMCC's Dover-Foxcroft, Ellsworth and East Millinocket locations have a unique opportunity to go back to school for free and receive certificate degrees for Health... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
EMCC to offer free tuition for medical office technology certificatesthe college's medical office technology programs on its rural campuses. Studen
EMCC to offer free tuition for medical office technology certificates
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 29 days ago
the college's medical office technology programs on its rural campuses. Students at EMCC's Dover-Foxcroft, Ellsworth and East Millinocket locations have a unique opportunity to go back to school for free and receive certificate degrees for Health... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
EMCC to offer tuition-free programs at off-campus locationsMaine Community College will offer a pair of tuition-free certificate programs
EMCC to offer tuition-free programs at off-campus locations
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Maine Community College will offer a pair of tuition-free certificate programs at off-campus centers in Dover-Foxcroft, East Millinocket and Ellsworth, the school announced Friday. The health care secretary and computer applications specialist... Read more

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