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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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Wilson Hess loses honorary title from College of the Marshall Islands
FORT KENT, Maine – Wilson Hess, president of the University of Maine at Fort Kent, has lost his honorary title of “president emeritus” of the College of the Marshall Islands amid allegations of end...
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Youth Ministry Association meets to plan Advent Party for teenagers
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Representatives of the Aroostook County Youth Ministry Association met Nov. 18 in St. Agatha to plan a regional holiday party for teenagers. The Advent Party is planned for...
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'Deck the Lodge' fundraiser draws 60
FORT KENT, Maine - Approximately 60 people attended the Deck the Lodge annual Christmas fundraiser and coffee house on Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Fort Kent Outdoor Center. A potluck was served to gues...
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Helgesens help create Christmas tree made of library books
FORT KENT, Maine - Using books, second-grader Brooke Helgesen, 8, and fourth-grader Hunter Helgesen, 9, made a Christmas tree in the Fort Kent Elementary School library. The siblings, children of S...
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Contract negotiations stall for town of Fort Kent employees
FORT KENT, Maine - Contract negotiations with the three bargaining units representing the majority of town of Fort Kent employees have stalled, according to Town Manager Donald Guimond, who said th...
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Decorated for the holidays, new tourism center helps Valley extend ‘Welcome home’
VAN BUREN, Maine - An information cabin on the corner of State Street and U.S. Route 1 has been decorated for the holiday season with wreaths, red bows, presents and three Christmas trees. Van Bure...
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COF presents Legion Post 45 with $1,500 in matching funds
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Antoine Paradis of Frenchville, recording secretary for Catholic Order of Foresters, presented a check for $1,500 to Robert Sinclair of Sinclair, commander for American Legion ...
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