Arctic Council event will pump $1M into Maine's economy

The following is an excerpt from Mainebiz.biz

The Arctic Council meeting in October and events preceding and surrounding it, along with hotel stays and attendees, could have up to a $1 million economic impact for the state, said Dana Eidsness, director of the Maine North Atlantic Development Office, or MENADO, which is coordinating the main event of Arctic leaders from Oct. 4-6 in Portland.