GUEST COLUMN: The return of John Martin and a snapshot view of a few features of the incoming legislature
He’s back. The legendary John Martin has returned from political purgatory. The man termed by friends and foes alike including former Gov. John McKernan as “the father of the modern legislature,” w...
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American Legion fundraiser will include music by The Old Strings
EAGLE LAKE, Maine – A spaghetti dinner and dance is planned as a fundraiser for American Legion District 17. In recognition of the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the dinner is scheduled...
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Four from Valley become hospice volunteers
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Four St. John Valley residents completed a 30-hour end-of-life care training through Hospice of Aroostook on Nov. 11. Topics covered included hospice philosophy, personal d...
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Sports & Recreation »

Bengals pick up first win of regular season
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent Bengals picked up their first regular season victory on Sunday, Nov. 23, beating the University of Maine Machias Clippers, 73-72. The game wa...
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Lloyd Fortin tags 228.5-pound buck
GRAND ISLE, Maine - Lloyd Fortin of Grand Isle harvested this six-point, 228.5-pound buck on Thursday, Nov. 20. Fortin shot the deer in Grand Isle and tagged it at Ouellette's Trading Post in Van B...
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Obituary: PATRICK ROBERT DEIGNAN SR., 1940 - 2014
ST. FRANCIS, Maine - Patrick Robert Deignan Sr., formerly of Sea Girt, N.J., died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in a tragic accident in his home in Saint Francis. He was born in East Orange, N.J., on J...
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R.F. Chamberland: On the road again
by Don Eno, Reporter
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ST. AGATHA, Maine - Despite the loss of a 12,000-square-foot repair shop and 11 trucks to an early morning fire on Saturday, the R.F. Chamberland, Inc. transportation company had trucks and drivers...