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Fort Kent boys, Washburn girls win Aroostook cross-country championships
FORT KENT, Maine - The Fort Kent boys and the Washburn girls captured the 2014 Aroostook League Cross-Country Championships hosted by Fort Kent Community High School on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at Lones...
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'Coming to peace with male dominance'
To the Editor, The Oct. 1 St. John Valley Times’ front-page photo splash of nine political candidate photos was a real “pie-in-the-face-attention-getter.” What a way to embellish the article that f...
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Groups plan bicycle rodeo, 'parade,' community picnic
VAN BUREN, Maine - The Van Buren Recreation Committee, Chamber of Commerce and Power of Prevention will host a month of harvest activities to coincide with the end of school harvest break. A bicycl...
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Kittens and puppies and a toddler, oh my
In the past couple of weeks, my house has gone from a sea of tranquility to a virtual zoo. It has been interesting, and welcome. At the end of this summer, one of my daughters moved back home with ...
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Obituary: ROLAND I. OUELLETTE, 1929 - 2014
GRAND ISLE, Maine - Roland I. Ouellette entered into rest in Sun City Center Fla., Oct. 8, 2014. He was born Aug. 17, 1929 in Lille - Grand Isle, a son of Isidore and Elise Ouellette. He is survive...
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Rene Valcourt injured in early morning collision
WALLAGRASS, Maine – A Fort Kent man was injured after his pickup collided with a utility pole early Tuesday morning on Maine Route 11. Rene Valcourt was airlifted via LifeFlight of Maine to Eastern...
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‘Superheroes’ 5K raises $900 for autism awareness
MADAWASKA, Maine - The Superheroes Unite for Autism 5K Run / Walk, organized by the Heather & Liam Connection, drew about 50 participants and raised approximately $900 for the nonprofit’s support o...
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POLICE BLOTTER: Madawaska
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - The following is a partial listing of the Madawaska Police blotter. (The Fort Kent Police blotter appears in print in the Oct. 15 edition of the St. John Valley Times.) THU...
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$168 from book sales donated to Ending Hunger
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Photographer Paul Cyr, left, and Dottie Hutchins, editor of “Acadian Roots,” donated $168 on Oct. 7 to the NorState Federal Credit Union’s Ending Hunger Campaign. The funds...
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Sirois speaks at NMMC Guild’s first meeting of season
FORT KENT, Maine - Northern Maine Medical Center CEO Peter Sirois spoke to the NMMC Guild during its first business meeting of the year on Sept. 30. Guild members discussed the benefits of an outdo...
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Duperre named snow gear ‘brand ambassador’
MADAWASKA, Maine – Divas SnowGear has named Denise Duperre of Madawaska as one of its 37 “brand ambassadors” to represent the snowmobile gear company during the 2014-2015 season, according to Duper...
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Woods receives Fire Chief Officer II certification
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - North Lakes Fire & Rescue Chief Darren R. Woods received Maine Chief Fire Officer II certification on Oct. 1 in Augusta, at the annual meeting of the Maine State Fire Chief...
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Warm temperatures draw walkers outdoors
FORT KENT, Maine - Kayla Boucher took a walk with her 4-month-old son Avery Kelly and their dog Bella on Wednesday, Oct. 1 on East Main Street. With afternoon high temperatures reaching near 60 F t...
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BIRTHS: Levesque girl, Sirois girl
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - LEVESQUE: A girl, Emmaley Rose Levesque, was born on Oct. 1, 2014 to Kelly and Steven Levesque of Cross Lake. SIROIS: A girl, Abigail Marie Sirois, was born on Sept. 19, 20...
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Obituary: RITA CHAMBERLAIN, 1924 - 2014
MADAWASKA, Maine - Rita Chamberlain, 90, passed away on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at a Madawaska health care facility. She was born on Sept. 5, 1924 in Fort Kent, daughter of the late Fortuna and Deli...
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