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Daigle Oil raises $2,000 for Muscular Dystrophy Association
FORT KENT, Maine - The DOC's Place CITGO station in Fort Kent has raised $2,000 in the 2014 Muscular Dystrophy Association shamrock campaign, according to an April 11 press release. Seven DOC's Pla...
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Tom Pelletier named Fort Kent chief of police
FORT KENT, Maine – Retired Maine State Police Sgt. Thomas M. Pelletier has been named the new Fort Kent chief of police, due to the pending retirement of Kenneth “Doody” Michaud in May. Pelletier r...
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Caswell man dies after crossing flooded road
CASWELL, Maine – A Caswell man died after attempting to cross a flooded road near his home. Wardens received a report at approximately 9:20 p.m. Tuesday, April 15 that Paul Oliver, 74, was missing ...
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Four County credit unions see growth in 2013
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Last year was a “historic” year for Maine's credit unions, led by membership growing to a record 637,370, according to an April 8 press release from the Maine Credit Union ...
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Obituary: CONSTANCE LACHANCE, 1929 - 2014
MADAWASKA, Maine - Constance Lachance, 85, passed away on April 14, 2014 at a Frenchville health care facility. She was born on May 15, 1929 in Grand Isle, daughter of the late Vital and Delia (Pic...
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UMFK to offer co-ed summer camps on soccer and basketball
FORT KENT, Maine – The University of Maine at Fort Kent is offering weeklong co-ed soccer and basketball camps, beginning the second week of July. The soccer camp is scheduled to begin Monday, July...
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Preschool students learn how to make maple syrup
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Students Sophie Daigle, left, and Elijah Hayes look on as their teacher Pauline Chamberland makes maple taffy in the snow on Monday, April 7 at La Maternelle French Immersion P...
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Legion recognizes Lloyd Dumond
FORT KENT, Maine - Members of American Legion Post 133 visited Lloyd Dumond at CrossWinds Residential Care Facility last week to present a plaque for his "years of dedication and commitment to the ...
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Maison Acadienne residents collect for Hope and Justice Project
MADAWASKA, Maine - La Maison Acadienne Manager Gene Pelletier and service coordinator Barbara Morin hosted an ice cream sundae party on March 18 to recognize residents for donations to the Hope and...
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Biologist to discuss black bear management
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent Environmental Studies Speaker Series will host a presentation by Amanda DeMusz this weekend. DeMusz will speak on the topic of black bear man...
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Shoveling out the tennis courts
FORT KENT, Maine - Fort Kent tennis team member Ryan Chasse uses a shovel to dig through snow on the tennis courts on Thursday, April 10 at Jalbert Park. The team shoveled the courts for several da...
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Obituary: ELMER O. DUBE, 1930 - 2014
ST. DAVID, Maine - Elmer O. Dube, 83, passed away on April 13, 2014 at a Frenchville health care facility. He was born in St. David on November 21, 1930, son of the late Jeremie and Seraphine (Gend...
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BIRTH: Berube boy
BERUBE – A boy, Blake Alexander Berube, was born on April 4, 2014 to Shannon Berube of Madawaska. Maternal grandparents are Gilman and Diane Berube of Madawaska.
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UMFK students travel to North Carolina
FORT KENT, Maine – University of Maine at Fort Kent sudents in Env 400 Senior Projects, Bio 339 Senior Projects and Bio 202 Botany courses spent 11 days on the road traveling to the Outer Banks of ...
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Obituary: ERNEST P. CHARETTE, 1916 - 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - Ernest P. Charette, 97, died peacefully April 11, 2014 at a Frenchville health care facility. He was born May 6, 1916 in Fort Kent, the son of Pea and Catherine Charette. Mr. Cha...
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