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Obituary: HERBERT J. CYR, 1932 - 2014
VAN BUREN, Maine - Herbert J. Cyr, 82, died peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. He was born on Nov. 2, 1932 in Hamlin, a son of the late Fred and Jeannette (Masse) Cyr. He served in Germany wit...
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Valley's newspaper features monthly 'Shop Local' finds
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - The Dec. 17 edition of the St. John Valley Times contains the third in a monthly series of "Retail Therapy" pages, this one titled "Holiday Retail Therapy." Previous doses...
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COLUMN: Open mind, healthy eating
No, I do not eat grass clippings, although that is what a friend jokingly offered me recently. Friends have also left some funny comments on my social media page following my posting of plant-based...
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LETTER: Christmas parties should be during the 12 days of Christmas
To the Editor, Sometimes I retain the mind of my childhood. I think that happens when I see Christmas parties scheduled during Advent season. I guess that mentally my mind is stuck on the old Roman...
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Obituary: CLAIRE L. COTE, 1954 - 2014
GRAND ISLE, Maine - Surrounded by her loving family, Claire L. Cote, 60, passed away on Monday, Dec. 17, 2014, at a Fort Kent health care facility. She was born on July 28, 1954 in Madawaska, daugh...
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BIRTH: Bosse boy
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - A boy, Noah Alphy Bosse, was born on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, to Peter and Bethany Bosse of Freeport. Paternal grandmother is Frenchville native Louise Bosse of Biddeford. Materna...
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POLICE BLOTTER: Fort Kent
FORT KENT, Maine - The following is a partial listing of the Fort Kent Police blotter. THURSDAY, Dec. 11 1:29 a.m. A call came in for a security alarm. 8:05 a.m. A 911 call came in for ambulance as...
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POLICE BLOTTER: Madawaska
MADAWASKA, Maine - The following is a partial listing of the Madawaska Police blotter. THURSDAY, Dec. 11 7:25 a.m. An officer assisted with traffic at an accident scene. 7:30 a.m. An officer follow...
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ENGAGEMENT: Whigham-Quenga
MADAWASKA, Maine - Mr. and Mrs. Silvino Quenga of Kathleen, Ga. announce the engagement of their son, Lt. j.g. Nicholas Quenga to Lt. j.g. Kimberly Whigham. Whigham is the daughter of Susan Whigham...
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Atlantic Salmon Federation hails formation of advisory committee to address decline in wild Atlantic salmon numbers
ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick - The Atlantic Salmon Federation is welcoming today’s announcement in Miramichi by Gail Shea, minister of Fisheries and Oceans, that the Canadian government will set up a...
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All judo club members earned medals in Coupe de Noël tournament
MADAWASKA, Maine - Members of Madawaska Samurai Judo Club took part in the Coupe de Noël / Christmas Cup tournament on Saturday, Nov. 29 in St. Quentin, New Brunswick. All earned medals.
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Aroostook League ski meets planned
UPDATE: 8:50 a.m. Friday, Dec. 19 - The Aroostook League Alpine ski meet scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 20 in Fort Kent has been cancelled and will likely not be rescheduled, according to Eric Werntg...
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Vikings and Lady Vikings march over Warriors and Lady Warriors in Fort Kent game
FORT KENT, Maine – The Caribou Vikings defeated the Fort Kent Warriors, 61-47, at Fort Kent Community High School on Tuesday, Dec. 17, according to Eric Werntgen, athletic and activities director f...
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St. Joseph fined $8,750 following investigation
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - The St. Joseph Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is being assessed a "civil money penalty" of $8,750 and being threatened with termination of the facility's participation in Medi...
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Obituary: FRANCIS YVES VAILLANCOURT, 1939 - 2014
PORTAGE LAKE, Maine - Surrounded by his loving family, Francis Yves Vaillancourt, 75, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2014, at a hospital in Boston, Mass. He fought a long and hard battle with lu...
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