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NWS issues flood watch and warning
UPDATE: April 17, see separate story on the home page of this Web site. UPDATE: April 16, see slide show. UPDATE: Tuesday, April 15 ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - The National Weather Service in Caribou ...
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Towns of Van Buren and St. Leonard claim Quebec 'quadruplets' as honorary citizens of Grande Riviere
VAN BUREN, Maine - The Van Buren CMA 2014 committee hosted dignitaries from Pohenegamook and St. Athanase, Quebec and St. Leonard, New Brunswick for a “quadruplet” meeting Wednesday, April 9. The g...
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Jackson bill would allow former employees of MMA to sue for severence pay
LIMESTONE, Maine - A bill sponsored by Maine Sen. Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, that would allow former employees of the Maine Military Authority to sue for severance pay passed the Veterans and Legal ...
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Jackson's thermal energy bill receives initial senate approval
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – The Maine Senate unanimously gave initial approval to a bill sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, to study the potential benefits of biomass for re...
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Catholic Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Bishop Robert Deeley began his first Holy Week as the 12th Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland with the celebration of Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord a...
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Michaud calls for action to stabilize postal service
WASHINGTON, D.C. - United States Congressman Mike Michaud, D-Maine, is calling on House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, to prioritize legislation that would promote the stability and sustainability o...
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Governor urges Congressional delegation to support funding for cold case homicide squad
AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul R. LePage wrote Friday to Maine's Congressional delegation, requesting financial support to create a cold case homicide squad dedicated exclusively to unsolved homicides....
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First-graders learn about environment for Earth Day
FORT KENT, Maine - First-graders from Fort Kent Elementary School took part in the University of Maine at Fort Kent's annual “Earth Day, Every Day” presentation Friday, April 11 at the UMFK Sports ...
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'Want to buy a duck?' International Duck Derby Invasion planned for final day of CMA 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - Cheryl Harvey sits with a few of the ducks that will float down the river during this summer’s International Duck Derby Invasion. For more about adopting one of these ducks, see ...
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St. Agatha man injured in accident involving frost heave
FORT KENT, Maine and FRENCHVILLE, Maine – The driver of a pickup truck was injured Thursday after his vehicle hit a frost heave and left the road. Maine State Police Tr. Andrew Levesque responded o...
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Flooding concerns in check, snowmelt monitored
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - For the time being, most town officials in the St. John Valley are not overly concerned with the possibility of imminent flooding. However, state and county emergency manag...
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ENGAGEMENT: McDermott - Monroy
MADAWASKA, Maine - Mark and Linda McDermott of Madawaska announce the engagement of their daughter, Jill Marie McDermott, to Santiago Herrera Monroy, son of Mauricio Herrera Cortes and Liliana Monr...
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Obituary: ADRIEN MORIN, 1933 - 2014
ST. DAVID, Maine - Adrien Morin, 80, passed away on April 9, 2014 at home with his loving family by his side. He was born on Aug. 27, 1933 in St. David, son of the late Denis and Leda (Cote) Morin....
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BIRTH: Jackson girl
ST. JOHN PLANTATION, Maine – A girl, Lacey Bea Jackson, was born on April 7, 2014 to Clint and Miaja Jackson of St. John Plantation. Maternal grandparents are John and Wanda Pelletier of St. John P...
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Last week of snowmobile riding approaches
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Daytime temperatures have softened the snow packs on the snowmobile trails, but the snow is "still awesome," according to an April 9 trail report from Kathy Mazzuchelli who...
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