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We hope you enjoy our special CMA 2014 edition this week. Many people e-mailed photos and information to help the News team, and many advertisers sent in their ads and information early to help the...
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Mass starts National Acadian Day
MADAWASKA, Maine - Bishop Robert Deeley of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland led Mass in the Multi-Purpose Building on Friday morning to start National Acadian Day festivities. The Mass was or...
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NMMC anticipates first aid to crowds during CMA 2014
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Northern Maine Medical Center has made its first-aid services available at recent events. With the Emergency Response Unit in tow, clinicians were on site at the Freedom Fe...
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Stage set for outdoor concert celebrating National Acadian Day
MADAWASKA, Maine - This week crews erected a large outdoor stage adjacent to the Multi-Purpose Building, where a National Acadian Day Mass is planned for Friday morning, with a concert and firework...
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Morris to pay homage to Edith Piaf
MADAWASKA, Maine – “Joëlle Morris chante Edith Piaf” will pay homage to French singer Edith Piaf at noon on Friday, Aug. 15, in the basement of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church on St. Thomas Stre...
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Rain forces changes to CMA 2014
MADAWASKA, Maine - With rain and possible thunderstorms forecast for today and Friday, organizers with the Congrès mondial acadien 2014 / 2014 World Acadian Congress are on standby. "We are meeting...
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Texas man sentenced in connection with Rossignol drug trafficking
VAN BUREN, Maine - Apolinar Ortiz Islas, 44, formerly of Houston, Texas, was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Bangor to 14 years and two months imprisonment after being found guilty of...
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Obituary: FLORINE (PARENT) PREDOVICH, 1921 - 2014
SUN CITY CENTER, Fla. and HAMLIN, Maine – Florine (Parent) Predovich passed away July 27, 2014 at Life Path Hospice in Sun City Center, Fla. at the age of 92. She was born on Dec. 29, 1921. Her par...
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This edition of Echoes, all about Acadians
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Echoes magazine has released an Acadian keepsake edition to recognize the Congrès mondial acadien 2014 / 2014 World Acadian Congress. Echoes 105 includes a collection of ar...
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Cyr and Faucher contribute to new book: 'Acadie, Then and Now'
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Joseph Donald Cyr of Lille and Gisèle Faucher of Madawaska are two of 55 authors of a new book on Acadians and their communities in the United States, Canada and France. “A...
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