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Annual 10-Mile Yard Sale this Weekend in Skowhegan + Cornville

The 32nd 10-Mile Yard Sale in Cornville and Skowhegan will be going on this Saturday and Sunday. It's held rain or shine and will be going on from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day.

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Jerome Pollos, Getty Images
Jerome Pollos, Getty Images

Skowhegan School Board Votes To Keep ‘Indians’ Nickname

The S.A.D. 54 school board voted on Thursday night against changing the use of the word 'Indians' as the schools nickname. The vote came after months of discussion and input from local Indian tribes.

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Jerome Pollos, Getty Images
Jerome Pollos, Getty Images

Do You Think Skowhegan Should Drop ‘Indians’ As Its Nickname? [POLL]

Several Maine American Indian tribe representatives and MSAD 54 school board members met on April 13 to discuss the possibility of dropping 'Indians' as the school's nickname.

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Jerome Pollos, Getty Images
Jerome Pollos, Getty Images

Maine Penobscot Organizers Want Meeting With Skowhegan School Officials

Last week we told you that there was building pressure for the Skowhegan schools to stop using the Indian image and nickname as a sports mascot. Now Penobscot organizers want a planning session with school officials.

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Al Messerschmidt, Getty Images
Al Messerschmidt, Getty Images

Skowhegan High Scool Under Fire For Indian Mascot

Looks like the problems the Washington Redskins are having with their logo and the name ‘Redskins’ has come to Skowhegan Area High School. For years the team has been the Skowhegan Indians with the school’s mascot of an Indian.

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Peter Spiro, Thinkstock
Peter Spiro, Thinkstock

NAACP Asks Skowhegan High School To Change Their Nickname

The president of the Greater Bangor Area NAACP has formally asked Skowhegan High School officials to stop using the school nickname of Indians and the image of the mascot.

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Chris Hondros, Getty Images

Skowhegan’s Celebration Of Bread Gets National Praise

The annual Kneading Conference and Artisan Bread Fair at the Skowhegan State Fairgrounds has only been around since 2010, it evolved from The Kneading Conference that started in 2007. The Artisan Bread Fair has made the CNN Quirky 15 List.

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Andrew Burton, Getty Images
Andrew Burton, Getty Images

Destination Maine: Skowhegan’s 22nd Annual Holiday Stroll

The 22nd annual Holiday Stroll in Skowhegan will be holding events Friday and Saturday. It all begins with a lighted, holiday-themed parade Friday at 7p.m.. The parade will wind through downtown with Santa wrapping up the parade.

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Photo: msad54.org
Photo: msad54.org

Maine’s Teacher of the Year from Skowhegan Area Middle School

Special Education Teacher Jennifer Dorman has been named Maine's Teacher of the Year. Dorman, who teaches English and language arts, has taught at Skowhegan Area Middle School since 2009.

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Michaek Dodge, Getty Images

Destination Maine: Skowhegan River Fest 2014

Summer 2014 has been going by so quickly, don't let it pass by without enjoy what Maine has to offer! One of Maine's most unique and fun annual events begins on Tuesday, July 29th. It the Skowhegan River Fest.

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