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Fundraisers for Edmundston amphitheater bring in $1.75 million toward October goal of $2.5 million
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - Fundraising for a new community amphitheater has reached $1,750,000 in donations, according to a press release distributed by planners today, April 22. Volunteers are ca...
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NMDC to receive $70,000 EDA grant
FORT KENT, Maine – U.S. Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine, announced on Monday, April 20, that the U.S. Economic Development Administration will award three Economic Development...
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LETTER: Ezzy project reminiscent of Pozutto’s
To the Editor, I’ve just had the opportunity to take a quick look at John Ezzy’s book, “St. John Valley Families, Making A Difference: Four Seasons Trail Association.” I’m amazed. I’m amazed at the...
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Community Voices plans second 'High on Life' 5K
FORT KENT, Maine - Activities for children are scheduled as part of Community Voices' Second Annual High On Life 420 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, May 2. Those activities are scheduled from 8:30 to 9:30...
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Aroostook Artisans Craft Fair scheduled for May 2
VAN BUREN, Maine - GO-Van Buren, the civic organization that promotes Van Buren as “a great place to live, visit and do business,” is bringing Aroostook Artisans Craft Fair back this year. The craf...
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Lions to roar again with three performances at UMFK
FORT KENT, Maine - Members of the Fort Kent Lions Club will once again get into character for a show at the University of Maine at Fort Kent's Fox Auditorium on April 31, May 1 and 2. The Lions Sho...
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RCMP seeking help solving theft case in Sainte-Anne-de-Madawaska
SAINTE-ANNE-DE-MADAWASKA, New Brunswick - West District Royal Canadian Mounted Police are seeking the public’s assistance in connection with a "break, enter and theft" investigation, according to a...
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Chamber dedicates this year's trade show to Roger Thibodeau
MADAWASKA, Maine - Approximately 50 vendors are scheduled to display their products and services on Saturday and Sunday, April 25- 26, at the Northern Top O’ Maine Trade Show, according the Greater...
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Maine Credit Union League releases statistics
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - Recently released year-end statistics of Maine's 60 credit unions, as reported by the Maine Credit Union League, reflect growth in assets, loans and savings in 2014. For t...
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Forecast calls for more rain
MADAWASKA, Maine - Addison Plourde, 4, of Fort Kent, enjoyed springtime sunshine on Thursday, April 16, with her grandfather, Mark Dionne, at his downtown home. Her outdoor playtime with Pépère wil...
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Council approves employee contracts
FORT KENT, Maine - Town council members have approved the contracts for municipal employees in the water and wastewater, public works and police departments, according to Town Manager Donald Guimon...
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Middle school students participate in ‘Stop, Drop and Read’
FORT KENT, Maine – Students at Valley Middle School participated in "Stop, Drop and Read,” a program that promoted reading. On Wednesday, April 15, students and staff "stopped" what they were doing...
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VRMS names 'Warriors of the Month'
FORT KENT, Maine – Valley Rivers Middle School “Warriors of the Month” for April are seventh-graders Madison Saucier, the daughter of Curtis and Christine Saucier of Fort Kent, and Eden Paradis, th...
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Jonathan Blanchette to receive scholarship to attend three-week EXPLO at Yale
FORT KENT, Maine – Three Aroostook County students have been selected to receive full scholarships to attend EXPLO at Yale University for three weeks in July and August. In addition, the Richard St...
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Mindy Guerrette chosen for $2,000 scholarship
ST. AGATHA, Maine – This year’s Wisdom Middle / High School recipient of the Tyler / Grandmaison MELMAC Foundation scholarship - given at many high schools in Maine - is Mindy Guerrette, the daught...
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