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Obituary: PATRICIA (PARADIS) BELANGER, 1937 - 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - Patricia (Paradis) Belanger, 77, passed away on July 17, 2014 at a Brewer rehabilitation center. She was born on April 1, 1937 in Winterville to Ovena and Sadie Paradis. She was ...
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Eighteen minors charged with alcohol possession at Wallagrass pit party
WALLAGRASS, Maine - State troopers and game wardens responded to a report of a party involving minors in the woods of Wallagrass yesterday, Saturday, July 19. After searching the area, the troopers...
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Field of daisies blooms in downtown Madawaska
MADAWASKA, Maine - Rita Pelletier of Madawaska painted a field of daises onto the windows of the Main Street building formerly housing the Madawaska House of Pizza. The out-of town owner gave appro...
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Fisherman prefers pajamas
VAN BUREN COVE, Maine - Charlie LaPlante, left, in pajamas, and his father Cory LaPlante of Presque Isle, center, are among those who enjoyed fishing at Mud Brook in Van Buren Cove, Long Lake, earl...
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Obituary: JOAN L. PELLETIER, 1934 - 2014
FORT KENT, Maine and EAGLE LAKE, Maine - After a two-year battle with cancer, Joan L. Pelletier, 80, died peacefully July 17, 2014 at a Fort Kent Health Care Facility. She was surrounded by family....
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National Park tourism in Maine creates $191.5 million in economic benefit
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – A new National Park Service report indicates that 2,265,631 visitors to national parks in Maine spent $191.5 million and supported 2,958 jobs in the state in 2013, accordin...
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Local Social Security offices to continue providing benefit verification letters
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced on July 17 that it will continue to provide benefit verification letters at local and regional offices. The announcement...
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BIRTH: Guimond boy
FORT KENT, Maine - A boy, Lennox Jeannel, was born on July 13, 2014, to Shantelle and Lucas Guimond of Fort Kent at Cary Medical Center. Maternal grandparents are Jeannel and Theresa Nadeau of Fort...
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BIRTH: Pelletier boy
FORT KENT, Maine - A boy, Dylan Thomas Pelletier, was born to Jefferey and Shelly Pelletier of Fort Kent on July 15, 2014. Maternal grandparents are Reno and Linda Cyr of Fort Kent. Paternal grandp...
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Funeral Notice: RUSSELL CHARLES CYR
VAN BUREN, Maine and NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at St. Bruno-St. Remi Catholic Church, Van Buren for Russell Charles ...
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POLICE BLOTTER: Madawaska
MADAWASKA, Maine - SUNDAY, July 13 11 a.m. A person made an animal complaint. 3 p.m. Police issued a criminal trespass warning. 6:16 p.m. An officer issued a written warning for speeding. 6:55 p.m....
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Third year, relay team places first at Hershey
FORT KENT, Maine - Niko Naranja, Max Ouellette, Zach Nadeau and Alex Nissenbaum placed first as a relay team at this year’s State Hershey Track and Field Competition through the Fort Kent Recreatio...
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POLICE BLOTTER: Fort Kent
FORT KENT, Maine - SUNDAY, July 13 12:06 a.m. A person from the Van Buren Border Patrol station called to report a possible OUI. 8:47 a.m. A caller reported a loose dog near elementary school. 11:3...
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Obituary: RITA MAE (ROY) MORNEAULT, 1954 - 2014
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Rita Morneault of Frenchville passed away on July 12, 2014 at the Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia, Pa., after a seven-month battle with lung cancer. She had...
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Obituary: RICHARD ELDON ROSSIGNOL, 1937 - 2014
ST. DAVID, Maine - Surrounded by his family, Richard Eldon Rossignol, 77, died unexpectedly on July 13, 2014 at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor after a brief illness. He was born on Sept. 8,...
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