Pingree applauds decision by UMS to give all veterans in-state tuition
FORT KENT, Maine - U.S. Congresswoman Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, praised a decision by the University of Maine System to honor the in-state tuition rate for all veterans, regardless of where they li...
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Maine fire departments signing up for more rail safety training
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Ever since a crude oil train disaster decimated a Quebec village’s downtown last July, more and more Maine fire departments have been requesting training on rail safety. “I...
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Plymouth State associate professor of French to give keynote address at UMFK symposium
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent’s fifth annual Scholars’ Symposium will showcase students’ academic achievements. The theme of this year’s event is “The Language of Learning...
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Austin Theriault to drive three races for Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s management company
FORT KENT, Maine – Austin Theriault will make his NASCAR Nationwide Series debut this season, as JR Motorsports has signed him to drive three races in the No. 5 Chevrolet, according to an April 22 ...
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Angel Snow-Fest donates $11,390 to cancer fund
FORT KENT, Maine - Angel Snow-Fest organizers presented Northern Maine Medical Center with a check for $11,390 on April 17 for the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund. The funds had been raised at a snows...
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LOOKING BACK: Grand Isle Lumber Co. mill, 1913
GRAND ISLE, Maine - The Grand Isle Lumber Co. mill was known as “Crawford Mill,” as the owner’s name was James Crawford, according to Gerald Soucy with the Greater Grand Isle Historical Society. Th...
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Irving commits $1 million to UMFK Foundation
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FORT KENT, Maine – The University of Maine at Fort Kent Foundation has received its largest donation in the university's history as Irving Woodlands LLC has committed $1 million to forest research ...