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Planting potatoes
ST. AGATHA, Maine - LaBrie Farms spread lime on potato fields along the St. John River at the Fort Kent / Frenchville town line on Friday morning, May 15, in preparation for spring planting. The La...
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BIRTH: Gagnon boy
VAN BUREN, Maine - A boy, Benjamin James Gagnon, was born on Monday, March 30, 2015 to Jessica and Isaac Gagnon of Van Buren.
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Obituary: VALIER R. JANDREAU, 1921 - 2015
ST. FRANCIS, Maine - Valier R. Jandreau, 93, died peacefully on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at a Madawaska health care facility. He was born on Nov. 27, 1921 in St. Francis, the son of Antoine and Edith...
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Valley marks Memorial Day with parades and ceremonies
MADAWASKA, Maine - Ainsley Migneault of Madawaska, a member of the Daisy group in Girl Scout Troop 161, took part in the town's annual Memorial Day parade on Sunday, May 24. The parade also include...
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LETTER: 'Point, counterpoint, or truth?'
To the Editor, After reading the guest columns in the May 6 edition of the St. John Valley Times, titled "Point" and "Counterpoint" by Gov. Paul LePage and Rep. Danny Martin, it is time for the tru...
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Obituary: ROBERT 'BOB' GOGAN, 1949-2015
ST. DAVID, Maine - Robert “Bob” Gogan, 65, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 21, 2015. He was born on Nov. 27, 1949 in Edmundston, New Brunswick, son of the late Antoine and Rita (Soucy) Go...
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St. John Valley plans memorial parades and ceremonies
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Several activities are planned to commemorate service men and women who died while serving in the United States armed forces. In Madawaska, a Memorial Day parade will comme...
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Caitlyn Gray, Kassidy McLeod and James Cyr take home top French prizes
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Sixteen students competed in l'Association francaise de la Vallee St. Jean’s Elmer J. Violette Concours Oratoire regional competition at the Frenchville Community Center on...
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Bicycle coalition helps Fort Kent adopt Complete Streets policy
FORT KENT, Maine - Members of the town council voted on Monday, May 11 to adopt a Complete Streets policy, making it the first in Aroostook County to do so, according to a press release by Power of...
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Obituary: FLOREDA F. 'PORKY' PARKER, 1939 - 2015
WILLIMANTIC, Conn. / FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Floreda F. “Porky” Parker, 75, died Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at her home in Willimantic. She was born on Aug. 8, 1939, in Bristol, Vt., the daughter of Frank...
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MDIFW issues reminder: 'If you care, leave them there'
AUGUSTA, Maine - As temperatures warm and young wildlife becomes more visible, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife issued a reminder, via press release on May 20, to follow this motto...
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Fish River Rural Health, one of three health centers in county to share $100,000 grant
EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Three health centers Aroostook County – Fish River Rural Health, Katahdin Valley Health Center, and Pines Health Services – will share a $100,000 grant from the Department of He...
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Obituary: LOUIS A. PELLETIER SR., 1920 - 2015
ALLAGASH, Maine / FORT KENT, Maine - Louis A. Pelletier Sr., 95, husband of the late Ethel (O'Leary) Pelletier, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at a Fort Kent health care facility. He was bo...
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POLICE BLOTTER: Madawaska
Thursday, May 14 2:40 p.m. Officer covered a two-vehicle accident. 3 p.m. Officer picked up boards, with nails sticking out of them, on Main Street. 3 p.m. Citizen inquired about a police report fr...
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BIRTHS: Deschaine, McCleary, Dube and Dubois
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - DESCHAINE - A girl, Anna Grace Deschaine was born to Amber and Steven Deschaine of Madawaska on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. MCCLEARY - A girl, Zoe Mae McCleary was born to Krys...
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