Most Furloughed Guard Employees Return to Work

BANGOR - Maine National Guard officials say most of its personnel and civilian employees returned to work Monday.

 

Of the 406 federally-funded guard employees furloughed last week, most at Augusta's Camp Keyes, 16 remain out of work.

 


Despite the ongoing government shutdown, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, over the weekend, ordered the recall of tens of thousands of civilian military workers to their posts.

 


Secretary Hagel admitted most of the Department of Defense furloughs were unnecessary.

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Lindsey joined the WVII ABC7 and WFVX FOX Bangor news team in January of 2012. Raised in Arlington, Mass., Lindsey graduated from Endicott College located in Beverly, Mass. where she majored in Communication. While attending college on the North Shore Lindsey ran the campus newspaper, the Endicott Observer, lead the Endicott Gulls field hockey team as Captain in the 2009 & 2010 seasons, and played for the women’s club hockey team.

For two years Lindsey worked at WCVB Channel 5 News Boston as an ENG producer and writer, while also filling in for various positions in
Chronicle, the station’s nightly news magazine. Additionally, Lindsey contributed to the production of two MDA Labor Day telethons.

When she’s not in the field she can be found on the ice. Lindsey helps out with Brewer’s Youth Hockey Learn to Skate & Learn to Play program and plays on a men’s league team. She also helped to establish Brewer’s first youth under-12 girl’s hockey team.

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