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Obituary: HENRY L. MORNEAULT, 2014 - 2014
PORTLAND, Maine - Henry Lucas Morneault died peacefully in the arms of his loving parents on Monday, July 21, 2014 in Portland. He was born prematurely on June 14, 2014 to Jason Morneault and Amand...
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Obituary: ASHLEY DON CHASSE, 1982 - 2014
ELLINGTON, Conn. and FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Ashley Chasse, 32, died accidentally on July 20, 2014 in Mansfield, Conn. He was born on March 26, 1982, in Fort Kent, the son of Donald and Sharon Chasse ...
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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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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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Valley youth attend health care occupations camp
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - St. John Valley youth ages 13 and 14 participated in the 2014 Survivor Aroostook Camp, June 23-26, at Northern Maine Community College in Presque Isle. Hosted by The Aroost...
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State utility regulators approve 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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THINGS TO DO
SAT., AUG. 2 BENEFIT SPAGHETTI DINNER – Eagle Lake. For Nancy Bouchard. Dinner 4-6 p.m., adults, $8; ages 6-12, $5; 5 and younger, free. Dance, 8-12 p.m., $5, at Smart-Soucie American Legion Post 1...
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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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'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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Recreation group heads outside
MADAWASKA, Maine - Madawaska Recreation Department Counselor James Cyr, center, of Madawaska talks strategy with a group of children during a game of Capture the Flag on a woods trail behind the Mu...
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Career Pathways committee meets in Madawaska
MADAWASKA, Maine - Members of the St. John Valley Career Pathways Committee, a local group of education and training providers and private business owners, met July 16 in Madawaska to discuss issue...
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At 91, Plaisted resident takes first plane ride
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...
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Bellows starts 350-mile campaign walk in Fort Kent
FORT KENT, Maine - Shenna Bellows, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, center, launched her 350-mile "Walk with ME for Jobs and the Economy" from Fort Kent on Saturday, July 19. Bellows is runnin...
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Gov. LePage signs agreement with New Brunswick Premier
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Gov. Paul R. LePage signed a memorandum of agreement today with Premier David Alward of New Brunswick to encourage economic development and support job creation between Mai...
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