EMDC in the News

New program uses federal funds to pay young workers’ wages at select businesses

February 6, 2019
An economic development organization in Bangor is matching young workers with local businesses and footing the bill for their wages, so the businesses don’t have to as they look for new talent. Eastern...
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Katahdin region leaders looking to future

January 18, 2019
EAST MILLINOCKET - Creating jobs and boosting investments in the Katahdin region was the subject of a meeting in East Millinocket on Wednesday. Representatives from different businesses and groups dealing...
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What BDN readers had to say about life with Paul LePage

December 28, 2018
  Editor’s note: This story is part of a series examining Gov. Paul LePage’s legacy as his tenure comes to a close, including his impact on the economy, politics and more. You can read...
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Plan for historic downtown Millinocket building moves forward

December 26, 2018
Photo / Maureen Milliken The former Miller's department store, at 230 Penobscot Ave. in Millinocket is being redeveloped, including coworking space. The green metal facade will be removed in the spring. MILLINOCKET...
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Our Katahdin to engage co-working expertise to support entrepreneurs, remote workers, and small businesses in downtown Millinocket

December 19, 2018
Development of a downtown hub to support entrepreneurs, remote workers, and small businesses in downtown Millinocket is underway. Our Katahdin is pleased to announce that Liz Trice, the founder and owner...
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