State utility regulators approve giant wind deal, again
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - A deal to pump hundreds of millions of dollars into construction of wind energy projects in Maine and across the Northeast has been approved by Maine’s utility regulators....
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Severe thunderstorms could hit St. John Valley
UPDATE: 3:40 p.m.: The National Weather Service issued a "severe thunderstorm watch" at 2:20 p.m. today, July 23 for Aroostook and 15 other counties in Maine. The watch is in effect until 10 p.m. S...
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'Acadian Heritage' to take off with historic flights
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Acrobatic pilots and historic aircraft will gather Saturday, Aug. 9 and Sunday, Aug. 10 at the Northern Aroostook Regional Airport for the Acadian Heritage Air Show. This is th...
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UMFK to host Summer Fun Run
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent plans to host a Summer Fun Run 5K fundraiser race on Saturday, Aug. 2. Proceeds will go to the Dylan R. Levesque Memorial Scholarship Fund, a...
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'Patience' helps Jared Dube land salmon at Froid
WINTERVILLE, Maine - It took Jared Dube 15 minutes to haul in a salmon Monday morning, July 21, according to his father, Patrick Dube of Fort Kent. The 11-year old and his twin brother Andrew had h...
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Obituary: GILBERT PELLETIER, 1942 - 2014
MADAWASKA, Maine - With his family at his side, Gilbert Pelletier, 72, died on July 22, 2014 at a Madawaska health care facility after a long illness with muscular dystrophy. He was born on March 2...
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At 91, Plaisted resident takes first plane ride
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EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Laura Saucier, 91, of Plaisted, Eagle Lake, took her first ride in an airplane on Friday, July 18 when her nephew Gary Saucier of Connecticut visited. He had been in the Caribou...