ACAP to expand Head Start program in Caribou

ACAP to expand Head Start program in Caribou

Senators Susan Collins and Angus King recently announced ACAP would be receiving over $3-point-5 ($3.5) million dollars. ACAP Director Sue Powers says the money is their ongoing Head Start and early Head Start funding. Because of their standing with the Head Start program, Powers says they were a non-compete grant. For the next five years, this allows ACAP to continue to deliver Head Start and early Head Start services in Aroostook County.

WAGM Headlines On The Web: 7.22.19

Some of the top headlines for Aroostook County and Western New Brunswick for Monday July 22nd, 2019.

Making The Grade: 7.15.19

On this edition of Making The Grade, the discussion is centered on a collaboration that will support a need for more engineers in the state of Maine through the creation of an intense degree program at the University of Maine at Presque Isle.

Mandatory Inspection to cause Madawaska international bridge to close

An inspection of the Madawaska International Bridge will cause delays for travelers between Edmundston and Madawaksa. Newssource 8's Megan Cole says this will be an inconveniece for commuters, but is a necessity to monitor the safety of the structure.

WAGM Headlines On The Web: 7.19.19

Some of the top headlines for Aroostook County and Western New Brunswick for Friday July 19th, 2019.

WAGM Headlines On The Web: 07.18.19

Some of the top headlines for Aroostook County and Western New Brunswick for Wednesday July 18th, 2019.

 

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Posted: 07/17/2019 - Youngsters from all over the State took part in the Maine State Track and Field Championships in Bangor.

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