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State utility regulators approve wind deal, again
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - A deal to pump hundreds of millions of dollars into construction of wind energy projects in Maine and across the Northeast has been approved by Maine’s utility regulators....
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THINGS TO DO
SAT., AUG. 2 BENEFIT SPAGHETTI DINNER – Eagle Lake. For Nancy Bouchard. Dinner 4-6 p.m., adults, $8; ages 6-12, $5; 5 and younger, free. Dance, 8-12 p.m., $5, at Smart-Soucie American Legion Post 1...
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Severe thunderstorms could hit St. John Valley
UPDATE: 3:40 p.m.: The National Weather Service issued a "severe thunderstorm watch" at 2:20 p.m. today, July 23 for Aroostook and 15 other counties in Maine. The watch is in effect until 10 p.m. S...
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'Acadian Heritage' to take off with historic flights
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Acrobatic pilots and historic aircraft will gather Saturday, Aug. 9 and Sunday, Aug. 10 at the Northern Aroostook Regional Airport for the Acadian Heritage Air Show. This is th...
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'Patience' helps Jared Dube land salmon at Froid
WINTERVILLE, Maine - It took Jared Dube 15 minutes to haul in a salmon Monday morning, July 21, according to his father, Patrick Dube of Fort Kent. The 11-year old and his twin brother Andrew had h...
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Recreation group heads outside
MADAWASKA, Maine - Madawaska Recreation Department Counselor James Cyr, center, of Madawaska talks strategy with a group of children during a game of Capture the Flag on a woods trail behind the Mu...
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Career Pathways committee meets in Madawaska
MADAWASKA, Maine - Members of the St. John Valley Career Pathways Committee, a local group of education and training providers and private business owners, met July 16 in Madawaska to discuss issue...
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At 91, Plaisted resident takes first plane ride
EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Laura Saucier, 91, of Plaisted, Eagle Lake, took her first ride in an airplane on Friday, July 18 when her nephew Gary Saucier of Connecticut visited. He had been in the Caribou...
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Bellows starts 350-mile campaign walk in Fort Kent
FORT KENT, Maine - Shenna Bellows, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, center, launched her 350-mile "Walk with ME for Jobs and the Economy" from Fort Kent on Saturday, July 19. Bellows is runnin...
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Gov. LePage signs agreement with New Brunswick Premier
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Gov. Paul R. LePage signed a memorandum of agreement today with Premier David Alward of New Brunswick to encourage economic development and support job creation between Mai...
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BIRTHS: Robichaud girl, Parent girl, Tardif boy
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - ROBICHAUD - A girl, Brie Yvonne Robichaud, was born on July 15, 2014 to Scott and Cheryl Robichaud of Fort Kent. Paternal grandparents are Paul and Gloria Robichaud of Fort...
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Austin Theriault places second at Oxford
FORT KENT, Maine - Austin Theriault earned another spot on the podium following Sunday's Oxford 250 race at Oxford Plains Speedway, but is was not first place. The Fort Kent native finished second,...
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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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