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United Way of Aroostook fundraising will kick off with RV tour
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – The United Way of Aroostook’s ongoing fundraising will include a trek through Aroostook County in a recreational vehicle. Fundraising efforts have reached 18 percent of the...
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UMFK basketball season starts with two wins, one loss at tourney in Fredericton
FORT KENT, Maine - The UMFK men’s basketball season started off with two wins and one loss in Fredericton at the Ken Gould Invitational tournament. Sunday's game on Oct. 19 against King’s College h...
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St. Francis Elementary School students to walk and bike to school
ST. FRANCIS, Maine - Over the course of four Wednesdays this fall, students in all grades of St. Francis Elementary School will walk and bike to and from school. St. Francis Elementary School teach...
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Former Yankees manager Stump Merrill harvests moose in Valley
MADAWASKA, Maine - Carl “Stump” Merrill of Harpswell, a former New York Yankees manager, harvested an 854-pound bull with an antler spread of 52 inches while in the St. John Valley on a hunting tri...
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Halloween Penny Carnival will include prizes for costumes
MADAWASKA, Maine – The Madawaska Recreation Department will present a Halloween Penny Carnival. The carnival will include costume judging and bags of tokens for children to win and “spend” in a Hal...
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Obituary: LIELA ANN JANDREAU, 1951 - 2014
ST. FRANCIS, Maine - Liela Ann Jandreau, 63, died on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at a Bangor hospital. She was born on May 8, 1951 in Fort Kent, the daughter of Alberie and Verna (Thibodeau) Jandreau....
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Drama club's ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’ to open Nov. 1
FORT KENT, Maine – Fort Kent Community High School Drama Club's opening night for "Arsenic and Old Lace” is planned for 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1. Shows are also scheduled for 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2 a...
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NMMC to simulate disaster preparedness
FORT KENT, Maine - Northern Maine Medical Center in Fort Kent and the St. John Valley Technology Center in Frenchville will act a simulated disaster scenario next week as an exercise in emergency p...
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Legion plans dinner to support holiday care packages for troops
MADAWASKA, Maine – The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 147 will present a “Boots on the Ground” spaghetti dinner fundraiser for deployed military soldiers. Funds raised will support Christmas care p...
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BIRTHS: Griffeth girl, Levesque girl, Reitmeyer boy
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - GRIFFETH: A girl, Kooper Clara Griffeth, was born on Sept. 22, 2014 to Billi and Joel Griffeth of Fort Fairfield. Maternal grandparents are Brian and Anne Blanchard of Fort...
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Fort Kent girls defeat Fort Fairfield in last home game
FORT KENT, Maine - In girls’ soccer action, senior Erin Chasse scored two goals and an assist to help the Warriors notch a 3-0 win over Fort Fairfield at home on Friday, Oct. 17. The seniors shined...
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'Kitchen Party' to feature Acadian music
FORT KENT, Maine – The University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association will host its fourth Acadian Kitchen Party. Plans for the evening include Acadian music by local performers, according to ...
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Parish to tear down 1931 rectory
MADAWASKA, MAINE - The Notre Dame du Mont Carmel parish will tear down its old rectory once its offices have moved to what is now the Madawaska Outpatient Center. In the Oct. 15 edition of the St. ...
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Obituary: GENEVA M. NADEAU, 1927 – 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - Geneva M. Nadeau, 87, passed away peacefully on Oct. 17, 2014, at a skilled nursing center in Fort Kent. She was born on July 25, 1927, the youngest of 13 children, and was the l...
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Obituary: JOEL NADEAU, 1944 - 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - Joel Nadeau, 70, died on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Bangor. He was born on Jan. 9, 1944 in Fort Kent, the son of Guy and Lauria (Saucier) Nadeau. Educated in the Fort Kent scho...
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