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Rodney L’Italien harvests 217-pound buck
EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Rodney L’Italien displays the eight-point, 217-pounds-dressed buck he shot on Wednesday, Nov. 19 in Winterville. L’Italien had a hard time tracking the deer, he said. Because he...
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Suspect arrested following attack on male taxi driver
SAINT-LEONARD, New Brunswick - The Royal Canadian Mounted Police have arrested a suspect following an attack on a male taxi driver that occurred near Saint-Léonard at approximately 11 a.m. today, W...
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Up go the holiday decorations
MADAWASKA, Maine - Francis Dufour of Main Street adds evergreen boughs to the sides of his homemade crèche on Wednesday morning, Nov. 26. He has been placing a crèche in front of his home for at le...
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Michaud Family Reunion Committee donates $325 for St. Agatha park
ST. AGATHA, Maine - Organizers of the Michaud Family Reunion 2014 donated $325 to St. Agatha to help with the upkeep of the community's Centennial Park and gazebo. The money was raised this summer.
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Holiday season kicks off with craft show, tree lightings, parade
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Music, tree lightings, a parade and craft fairs will be part of St. John Valley activities leading up to the December holiday season. In downtown Madawaska, a Christmas Lig...
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Obituary: EFFIE 'EF' RAYMOND, 1930 - 2014
EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Effie "Ef" Raymond of Eagle Lake entered into her heavenly home on Nov. 24, 2014. She was born to the late Sophie (Michaud) and David Belanger on Jan. 19, 1930 in Wallagrass. Sh...
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BIRTH: Russell boy
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - A boy, Gabriel Matthew Russell, was born on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, to Meghan Guerrette and Matthew Russell of Frenchville. Maternal grandparents are Amy and Richard Guerret...
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Pelletier, Naranja recognized for sportsmanship
FORT KENT, Maine – Fort Kent Community High School seniors Danielle Pelletier and Tito Naranja were named 2014 "Butch" Shaw Soccer Award winners at the school’s award night on Tuesday, Nov. 18. The...
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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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Paradis Family Reunion Committee donates $1,200 to cancer fund
FORT KENT, Maine - The Paradis Family Reunion Committee presented a $1,200 donation to Northern Maine Medical Center Chief Financial Officer and Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund board officer Cindy Dai...
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NMMC recognizes radiology technologists
FORT KENT, Maine - During the first week of November, Northern Maine Medical Center joined other hospitals in recognizing employees working in the field of radiologic technology, according to a hos...
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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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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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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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