John LaChance meets Prime Minister Stephen Harper at CMA 2014
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - John LaChance met Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper during Congrès mondial acadien 2014 / 2014 World Acadian Congress ceremonies on Friday, Aug. 8. Originally of M...
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Le Festival Chautauqua to feature wagon rides, open houses, live music
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Le Festival Chautauqua will take place Saturday and Sunday at the community center, town park and historical society buildings. Hours at the community center will be from 9 a.m...
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Florence Martin sings traditional 'complaintes'
LILLE, Maine - Florence Rose Martin and museum director Don Cyr presented traditional "complaintes," or ballads, Saturday, Aug. 16 in the back room of the Musée Culturel du Mont-Carmel. The present...
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Mizpah walk-a-thon to include free picnic meal
GRAND ISLE, Maine - The Mizpah Cancer Retreat will once again host a walk-a-thon fundraising event at its facility off Doucette Road. The benefit will start at 12 p.m. and last until midnight, Sund...
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Tour de la Vallée raises $15,500 for cancer fund
FORT KENT, Maine - The scenic roads of the St. John Valley played host to more than 100 cyclists, runners and walkers Sunday at the Tour de la Vallee fundraiser. Approximately $15,500 was raised fo...
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Obituary: GLORIA ANN GALLANT, 1947 - 2014
LIMERICK, Maine - Gloria Ann Gallant, 67, of Limerick died on Aug. 10, 2014 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough after a brief battle with cancer. She was born in the St. John River...
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Board tables St. Francis Elementary School closure until January
by Don Eno, Reporter
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FORT KENT, Maine – A possible elementary school closure in St. Francis has been put off until next year. The SAD 27 school board voted at its regular meeting Monday night to table the agenda item, ...