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Ladies Auxiliary with Post 147 takes part in Remembrance Day parade
MADAWASKA, Maine - Gemma Thibodeau, a representative of the Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post 147, participated in the Nov. 11 Remembrance Day parade in Edmundston, New Brunswick with the 31...
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Obituary: CLAIRE M. SIROIS, 1929 - 2014
MADAWASKA, Maine - Claire M. Sirois, 85, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at a Madawaska health care facility. She was born on March 11, 1929 in Baker Brook, New Brunswick. She was the daugh...
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Flammable liquid leads to St. Francis fire, homeowner death
UPDATE: ST. FRANCIS, Maine, Nov. 20, 8:30 a.m. - The deceased person found at a Wednesday, Nov. 19, house fire has been identified as 74-year-old Patrick Deignan. Deignan, who owned the home, and h...
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GUEST COLUMN: 'Getting energy and electricity prices under control'
Nearly every household in Maine pays the electric bill, which is roughly $80 per month. And that expense has a big impact on our low-income and middle-income households, as well as our elderly who ...
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Shuttles available to transport Valley volunteers to CMA 2014 evening in Quebec
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – A recognition evening for all Congrès mondial acadien 2014 / 2014 World Acadian Congress volunteers is planned in Quebec. The CMA 2014 Volunteers Recognition Evening is pla...
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Rough start of season for UMFK Bengals
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine Fort Kent men’s basketball team got the season off to a rough start with a pair of losses in Massachusetts, losing Friday night, Nov. 14, to NAIA powerhou...
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Friends, family raise $6,500 for Tom Gagnon
FORT KENT, Maine - Family and friends of Tom Gagnon have raised approximately $6,500 to help with medical costs and home renovations, according to Ellen Deschaine, Gagnon's partner. More than $2,30...
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Hope for the Holidays Food Drive underway at more than 20 locations
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – NorState Federal Credit Union’s annual Hope for the Holidays Food Drive is entering its 11th year. Non-perishable food items may be dropped off at more than 20 local organi...
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Arts and crafts fair returns for 34th year
FORT KENT, Maine - The Greater Fort Kent Chamber of Commerce has scheduled its 34th annual Arts & Craft Fair for Nov. 29 and 30 at the Sports Center of the University of Maine at Fort Kent. Hours w...
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Obituary: DORIS (BERUBE) HARVEY, 1924 - 2014
ST. FRANCIS, Maine - Doris (Berube) Harvey, 90, died peacefully on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at a Frenchville health care facility. She was born on Sept. 18, 1924 in New Canada Plantation, the daughte...
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NMMC recognized for tobacco-free efforts
FORT KENT, Maine – Northern Maine Medical Center will be recognized at the gold level in the 2014 Maine Tobacco-Free Hospital Network Gold Star Standards of Excellence Recognition Program, accordin...
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Obituary: JOSEPH S. 'SAM' COLLINS, 1932 - 2014
SINCLAIR, Maine - Joseph S. “Sam” Collins, 82, of Biddeford died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at a southern Maine health care facility in Sanford after a brief illness. He was born on March 2, 1932 in...
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Obituary: LOUISE R. SOUCY, 1964-2014
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Surrounded by her loved ones, Louise R. Soucy, 50, passed away peacefully at her home in Frenchville on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. She was born in Edmundston, New Brunswick on June...
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Obituary: YVONNE HELEN BENT JOHNSON, 1928 - 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - Yvonne Helen Bent Johnson, beloved mother, wife and partner of Dr. R. Paul Johnson, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, after a brief illness. She was surrounded by her loving ...
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CLUB NEWS: Snowmobilers prepare trail markers
MADAWASKA, Maine - During the last few months, directors and officers of the Madawaska Snowmobile Club have prepared for the 2014-2015 season by working on trail maintenance, bridge repairs, the sc...
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