Schools closing early with snowstorm

ST. JOHN VALLEY — Public schools in the area are closing early today, due to inclement weather and road conditions.

Schools in Madawaska are closing at 12 p.m.. All schools in Maine School Administration District 27, which includes communities from Allagash to Fort Kent, and Eagle Lake and Wallagrass are also closing at 12, as are schools in MSAD 24, which serves the Van Buren area.

Schools in Frenchville and St. Agatha, served by MSAD 33, are closing at 12:30 p.m. today.

NEW SNOW overnight Tuesday, had Madawaska residents and snow removal contractors out Wednesday morning, clearing roads, parking lots and driveways. – SJVT photo / Don Eno

The University of maine at Fort Kent campus is still on break and no classes were scheduled.