Articles by: Echo

Dear Echo readers

Dear Echo readers

Dear Echo readers, When we first learned that we would be serving as your co-Editors for the 2019-2020 school year, we underestimated the absolute joy it would be to work with the Echo staff, Colby, and the Waterville community. Although stressful at times, the Echo was the most rewarding part of our week, and we felt no greater sense of […]

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Prospect of COVID-19 threatens spring break and beyond

Prospect of COVID-19 threatens spring break and beyond

Student Response The Echo sent out a survey on the night of March 10 asking students for their opinions on how the College should approach maintaining health and safety in the face of COVID-19.  Over 345 students responded by 11:30 p.m. on March 10. Of students sampled in the survey, 48% of respondents feel that Colby should not shut down. […]

Two weeks in review: catch up on local news

Two weeks in review: catch up on local news

Mayor Isgro vetoes City Council move to purchase ambulances By Sonia Lachter Local News and Features Editor On Oct. 22, Waterville Mayor Nick Isgro vetoed a unanimous city council vote which approved up to $131,000 in spending on two ambulances for the city. In his Veto of Resolution, Isgro explained that this was due to his concerns about cost. “It […]

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Devastator of the week: Will Bedingfield

Devastator of the week: Will Bedingfield

The devastator of the week is Will Bedingfield `22 from the Men’s rugby team, scoring a hat trick over the weekend. The Colby Men’s Rugby Football Club travelled up I-95 to Orono for their final regular season game against the Black Bears of the University of Maine. The Mules were chasing an undefeated season, and with that the top seed […]

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