Current Events

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Current Event Template


- You may use this template to help you complete the Current Event assignment. You can print it out to hand write your Current Event or save it to your computer and type in the information. Remember to delete the lines if you are typing!!

Current Event Resources

Please use the following websites to help locate Current Events. The websites are categorized as to what type of news (local, state, national) they provide. Please note that if you use any of these websites for your Current Event assignments, I must have either a printed copy of the web page or the URL written on your assignment.

Bangor Daily News
http://www.bangordailynews.com/
News Type: National, State, Bangor Area

CNN
http://www.cnn.com
News Type: National, Economics, Government, Politics

Daily Bulldog
http://www.dailybulldog.com/db/
News Type: National, State, Farmington Area

Kennebec Journal
http://kennebecjournal.mainetoday.com/
News Type: National, State, Augusta Area

Morning Sentinel
http://morningsentinel.mainetoday.com/
News Type: National, State, Waterville Area

New York Times Co.
http://www.nytimes.com
News Type: National, Economics, Northeast

Portland Press Herald
http://pressherald.mainetoday.com/
News Type: National, State, Greater Portland Area

United States Government
http://www.usa.gov
News Type: National, Government

Yahoo! News
http://www.yahoonews.com
News Type: National, Economics, Government, Politics, Sports

Upfront Magazine
http://teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/upfront/index.asp
News Type: National, International, Economics, Government, Opinion