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Chamber encouraging businesses to decorate for Scarecrow Festival
FORT KENT, Maine - The Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Scarecrow Decorating Contest for businesses, as part of the annual Scarecrow Festival scheduled for Sept. 19-21. Entry ...
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Farm stands now carrying local string beans, zucchini and cukes
ST. DAVID, Maine - String beans, zucchini and cucumber are now showing up on St. John Valley farm stands, including this honor-system one on Beaulieu Road. Acadian Valley Farms stand owner Jason Di...
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Obituary: THERESE J. COUTURE, 1928 – 2014
GAINESVILLE, Fla., SOUTHINGTON, Conn. and MADAWASKA, Maine - Therese Couture, 86, passed away on Aug. 14, 2014 at a Gainesville, Fla. health care facility after a long battle with heart complicatio...
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Madawaska students participate in ‘dictée’ in Cabano
MADAWASKA, Maine - Eight students from Debbie Nadeau’s Madawaska Middle / High School Advanced French 7 class participated in the Dictée Richelieu Internationale , Saturday, Aug. 23 in Cabano, Québ...
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RCMP asks for public's assistance to locate missing woman
SAINTE-ANNE-DE-MADAWASKA, New Brunswick - The Royal Canadian Mounted Police Detachment at Rivière-Verte, New Brunswick has requested the public's assistance in locating a 44-year-old woman from Sai...
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Students sing in traditional attire at Acadian Festival
MADAWASKA, Maine - Children from La Maternelle, the French preschool based in Frenchville, danced and sang songs in French as part of the Acadian Festival entertainment on Thursday, Aug. 14 at the ...
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Voters to weigh in again on revised school budget
MADAWASKA, Maine - A special town meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept 2, to allow an initial vote on the revised school department budget, according to a town notice. This will be the third town...
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Winterville man taken to hospital after ATV accident
T16 R6 WELS, Maine - Maine game wardens and emergency personnel responded to an all-terrain vehicle accident Saturday morning, Aug 23, that sent a Winterville man to the hospital. At approximately ...
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Two accidents, one day, on Maine Route 161 in St. Francis and St. John Plantation
ST. FRANCIS / ST. JOHN PLANTATION, Maine - The Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office responded to two separate vehicle accidents on Maine Route 161 in St. John Plantation and St. Francis today, Aug. 24...
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Obituary: RENALD J. COTE, 1941 - 2014
GRAND ISLE, Maine - With his family by his side, Renald J. Cote, 73, passed away on Aug. 21, 2014 at his home in Grand Isle. He was born on Jan. 26, 1941 in St. David, son of the late Lewis H. and ...
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Marquis pleads not guilty
UPDATE: 11:25 a.m.: At his formal arraignment today, Aug. 22, in Aroostook County Superior Court in Caribou, Jesse Marquis pleaded not guilty to a murder charge, according to a late-morning e-mail ...
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Firefighters contain fire at Twin Rivers
MADAWASKA, Maine - Firefighters, police and ambulance crews responded to a fire at the Twin Rivers Paper Co. facility on Bridge Street at 12 p.m. today, Aug. 21. Bridge Street, from Main Street to ...
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Washburn outscores Wisdom in high school soccer games
ST. AGATHA, Maine - The Wisdom Pioneers hosted boys' and girls' soccer games against the Washburn Beavers on Monday, Aug. 18 at Wisdom Middle / High School, according to Wisdom Athletic Director El...
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BIRTH: Dubois girl
ST. FRANCIS, Maine - DUBOIS: A girl, Haley Rose Dubois, was born on Aug. 15, 2014 to Cassandra Dubois and Jake Ouellette of St. Francis.
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John LaChance meets Prime Minister Stephen Harper at CMA 2014
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - John LaChance met Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper during Congrès mondial acadien 2014 / 2014 World Acadian Congress ceremonies on Friday, Aug. 8. Originally of M...
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