Stories we are pursuing Tuesday

By Michael J. Dowd, BDN Staff
Posted Jan. 11, 2011, at 10:58 a.m.

Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. We talk to Mainers who continue to assist victims of the quake about the progress, or lack thereof, of the relief effort. Reporter: Staff

Like the Millinocket School system, SAD 4 in the Guilford area is investigating the start-up of a tuition-based, cross cultural program involving 4-6 foreign students to help offset declining enrollment. Directors are expected to give conceptual approval at their meeting on Tuesday night. Reporter: Diana Bowley

More than 50 Pittsfield-area residents are participating in a “Pittsfield’s Biggest Loser” competition. Between the kickoff Friday and April 15, teams of three will compete to see who can lose the most weight. Reporter: Chris Cousins

In our Lifestyle section, we’ll tell you about Rockland’s upcoming Pies on Parade event, which features 40 varieties of pie, 22 venues, and countless pounds of butter. We’ll share recipes, stats and an interview with organizers. Reporter: Emily Burnham

Our Sports staff will cover the Husson University women’s basketball game vs. Colby College as well as high school boys and girls basketball contests.

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