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Board approves new teacher evaluation system for state review(0)

May 27, 2016

FARMINGTON – The Mt. Blue Regional School District school board voted unanimously to submit a new teacher evaluation system to the state for approval at Tuesday’s meeting. LD 1858, ‘An Act To Ensure Effective Teaching and School Leadership’ was enacted in April 2012, mandating the implementation of a “performance evaluation and professional growth system” for […]

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Memorial Day events for 2016

Memorial Day will bring barbecues and yard sales to Franklin County this weekend, but also opportunities to honor those that have served with the county’s armed forces. In Wilton, a remembrance event will be held on Sunday, May 29 at 1 p.m., starting in downtown Wilton by the monument. There will be speakers, singing by […]

Local musicians perform with Maine’s best at All State

ORONO – The Mt. Blue Music department is proud to announce that three students from Mt. Blue High School were chosen to perform at the 2016 Maine Music Educators Association’s All State Music Festival. The festival ran from May 19-21 at the University of Maine. Jillian Conant, a Mt. Blue High School junior, sang in […]

Farmington man arrested, charged in food closet burglaries

FARMINGTON – Police have made an arrest in relation to two burglaries that targeted the Care & Share Food Closet this week, taking a local man into custody on a warrant. Evan McArthur, 23 of Farmington, was taken into custody at 4 p.m. Thursday, after police executed search and arrest warrants at a property located […]

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