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WCSH 6 Portland
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economymanagement plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monume
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economy
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
management plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still, there are concerns in the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
North Woods monument ‘an educational opportunity’ for children, residents sayenvironmental science lab that these kids can participate in. “I think we can
North Woods monument ‘an educational opportunity’ for children, residents say
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
environmental science lab that these kids can participate in. “I think we can develop some businesses around it in Medway, East Millinocket and Millinocket, and I think we can do it together,” he added. Story continues below advertisement. Cox’s... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economymanagement plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monume
2nd NPS ‘listening session' centers on future, economy
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
management plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still, there are concerns in the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economymanagement plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monume
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economy
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
management plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still there a concerns in the towns,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economymanagement plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monume
Second NPS ‘Listening Session' centers on future, economy
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
management plan for the future of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. The meeting for residents of Medway and East Millinocket comes now just four weeks after the monument's official designation. Still there a concerns in the towns,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Volunteers eyeing 3,000-acre site for state’s first ATV-snowmobile parksaid he’s never heard of any part of a dump being used as an ATV park. The land
Volunteers eyeing 3,000-acre site for state’s first ATV-snowmobile park
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
said he’s never heard of any part of a dump being used as an ATV park. The landfill is used occasionally by the towns of East Millinocket, Medway and Millinocket, which store their wood ash from burn piles and wastewater treatment residuals... Read more
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Boston Globe
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central Mainehas watched the traffic on Route 157 plunge since the paper mills started closi
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central Maine
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
has watched the traffic on Route 157 plunge since the paper mills started closing. Greta Rybus for The Boston Globe The East Millinocket Mill closed in 2011, putting hundreds out of work. Most locals, he said, accept that the mills are not... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
National monument supporters celebrate ‘an incredible gift’owners realized “it was not economic for them to continue,” Jewell said. Quimb
National monument supporters celebrate ‘an incredible gift’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
owners realized “it was not economic for them to continue,” Jewell said. Quimby first started buying land in 2001, when East Millinocket, Lincoln and Millinocket had working paper mills. The last of those, Lincoln Paper and Tissue LLC, closed in... Read more
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Boston Globe
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central MaineVacant storefronts and “For Sale” signs litter the downtown. Jim Charette, who
A future for the Katahdin woods of North Central Maine
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
Vacant storefronts and “For Sale” signs litter the downtown. Jim Charette, who owns a home with his wife and three kids in East Millinocket, hopes the establishment of the monument will bring back businesses and boost the economy. Until now, no one... Read more
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PhysOrg
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkand $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
PhysOrg / Posted 30 days ago
and $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper mill was demolished last year, and the East Millinocket mill closed in 2014 following $40 million in taxpayer-backed financing. "We have to make what's left of our... Read more
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Boston Globe
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkand $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
and $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper mill was demolished last year, and the East Millinocket mill closed in 2014 following $40 million in taxpayer-backed financing. “We have to make what’s left of our... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkand $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Brandon Sun / Posted a month ago
and $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper mill was demolished last year, and the East Millinocket mill closed in 2014 following $40 million in taxpayer-backed financing. "We have to make what's left of our... Read more
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Salon.com
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new parkand $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper
A monumental task: Getting Mainers to support a new park
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
and $30-an-hour jobs, McLean said, are never coming back. The Millinocket paper mill was demolished last year, and the East Millinocket mill closed in 2014 following $40 million in taxpayer-backed financing. “We have to make what’s left of our... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monumentmills have shuttered since 2008. The closures represent a direct loss of about
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
mills have shuttered since 2008. The closures represent a direct loss of about 430 manufacturing jobs. The last mill, in East Millinocket, closed in 2014. Despite the loss of the mills, some of those still working in the forest products industry... Read more
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