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Sachems mascot causing controversy in Saugus

The Sachems logo, seen on the side of the new Saugus High School, is under scrutiny as some residents say the mascot is offensive. (Olivia Falcigno)
SAUGUS — The Saugus Sachems are once again under fire. On Tuesday, the Advertiser published a letter by 2005 Saugus High School graduate Kevin Studley titled “I am not a Sachem, and neither are you.” In it, Studley referred to the town’s controversial mascot as a symbol of “misconstrued … identity and heritage.” The letter…

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