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Bicycle coalition helps Fort Kent adopt Complete Streets policy
FORT KENT, Maine - Members of the town council voted on Monday, May 11 to adopt a Complete Streets policy, making it the first municipality in Aroostook County to do so, according to a press release by Power of Prevention which is affiliated with the Maine Center for Disease Control's Healthy Maine Partnerships program. The Bicycle Coalition of Maine assisted the town, Power of Prevention staff and members of the Fort Kent Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee with getting the policy adopted. The policy allows for greater planning consideration for the safety of bicyclers, walkers and w...
May 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Downtown park's recreational opportunities include music series
MADAWASKA, Maine - Recreation opportunities at Madawaska’s Bicentennial Park on 11th Avenue this summer include the Greater Madawaska Chamber of Commerce's Music in the Park series. The series will...
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deer harvest second highest in the past six years
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - Deer hunters in Maine harvested 22,490 deer in 2014, the second-highest total in the past six years. “Hunters had an unusual year with heavy snow hitting much of the state...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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'High on Life' walk raises $750 for substance abuse prevention
FORT KENT, Maine - Fifty-two people ran or walked in the 420 High On Life 5K event on Saturday, May 2, according to Michelle Plourde-Chasse, project manager for Community Voices, the organization t...
May 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Edmundston baseball team now open to Valley players
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Adult baseball players from Madawaska to Fort Kent are being sought to join the Edmundston Republicains Sports Experts team which enters its third season in the Bas-Saint-L...
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Theriault finishes 14th at Toyota Tundra 250
FORT KENT, Maine - Austin Theriault finished 14th in the Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., on Friday, May 8, according to the Austin Theriault Racing Team Web site. The For...
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