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Maine gets help to cut diesel emissions from vehicles, boats

Sep. 19, 2020 4:39 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The federal government is awarding Maine nearly a half-million dollars to reduce diesel emissions by targeting vehicles and boats to be retrofitted for cleaner energy sources. The effort will help repower vessels and vehicles in the state and reduce emissions, said Democratic U.S....

Minot State receives grant for special education degrees

Aug. 12, 2020 12:31 PM EDT

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said Wednesday that a new partnership with Minot State University will help ease the state's shortage of special education teachers. Minot State will receive a $750,000 grant to pay for scholarships for 20 paraprofessionals who work with...