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Four injured in Winterville accident
UPDATE: 8:30 a.m. Friday: Kole Walker and Zachary Dionne were treated and released after they were brought to the NMMC emergency room yesterday, Sept. 11, according to an e-mailed update from a hos...
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Kluvers and Monthe help UMFK Bengals take MMA Mariners
FORT KENT, Maine - Ben Kluvers and Willie Monthe both scored goals, for the fourth time in as many games, to help the University of Maine at Fort Kent Bengals men’s soccer team beat Maine Maritime ...
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More than 840 acres of foreclosed farmland goes up for sale
CORRECTION: The date of the foreclosure sale was previously reported as Sept. 18. It is planned for Sept. 19. Also, the acreage total was previously reported as greater then 900 acres; the exact am...
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Rain does not prevent walkers from shining light on suicide
FORT KENT, Maine - Despite rain, the OUT OF THE DARKNESS Community Walk drew 130 walkers this year. Walkers included friends and family members affected by the loss of a loved one to suicide and ot...
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Wisdom Lady Pioneers topple Van Buren; boys tie in double overtime
ST. AGATHA, Maine – The Wisdom Lady Pioneers won against the Van Buren Lady Crusaders, and the boys tied in double overtime on Friday, Sept. 5, at Van Buren. The girls’ game was 3-1 in favor of Wis...
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Wisdom ties Fort Fairfield in high school boys’ soccer
ST. AGATHA, Maine – Wisdom High School and Fort Fairfield tied 1-1 in a home game on Tuesday, Sept. 9. Adam Pelletier scored for the Wisdom Pioneers (1-4-2), assisted by Kevin Chamberland. Keeper C...
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Voters head to polls Tuesday for third vote on school budget
MADAWASKA, Maine - Voters will head to the ballot box for a third time this year to vote on the 2014 - 2015 school budget referendum. Voting will take place 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, at th...
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Hypnotist to perform at UMFK
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent will present entertainer and hypnotist Paul Ramsay at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19 in the UMFK Fox Auditorium. Admission at the door will be $5. U...
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Camping season winds down on Eagle Lake
EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Christopher Lee Martin, 13, molded a ball from clay while watching camp owners remove their boats from the shores of Loon’s Echo campground in Eagle Lake on Sunday, Sept. 7, whe...
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Canada Geese gather for seasonal migration
SINCLAIR, Maine - Canada Geese, such as these resting on a sandbar point on Long Lake on Friday, Sept. 5, are increasingly landing and gathering together on the Fish River Chain of Lakes, preparing...
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O’Leary and Albert win club championships at Fort Kent Golf Club
FORT KENT, Maine – Kelly O’Leary and Lupita Albert took the title of Men’s and Ladies’ Club Champions during the 2014 Fort Kent Golf Club Championship Tournament. The two-day tournament, which took...
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Efficiency Maine hosting local meetings this week to help small businesses save money
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Staff from Efficiency Maine will be in the St. John Valley this week to discuss a new program designed to help small businesses reduce their electricity costs. The independ...
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McCain Foods names Labrie Farms as its Champion Grower
ST. AGATHA, Maine – McCain Foods named Labrie Farms its Champion Grower and recognized its top 10 potato growers at the annual McCain Grower Barbecue on Aug. 28 at the Aroostook County Shiners’ Clu...
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Tim Hortons and Burger King to merge
MADAWASKA, Maine - Canadian-based Tim Hortons and U.S.-based Burger King have agreed to a merger, according to an Aug. 26 press release issued by Tim Hortons. The agreement will create a new parent...
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Daemen College outscores UMFK rival 2-0
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine Fort Kent women’s soccer team (3-1-0) dropped a tight contest 2-0 on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 7, in Amherst, N.Y., to rival Daemen College (2-0-0). The tea...
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