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Fort Kent skiers take top spots at Alpine meet
FORT KENT, Maine - Alpine skiers from the Fort Kent Community High School ski team took the majority of top spots on Wednesday, Jan. 28, in a meet at Lonesome Pine Trails. Student athletes from Wisdom Middle / High School, Madawaska Middle / High School, Caribou and Presque Isle high schools also took part in the meet. In the first boys slalom race of the day, Fort Kent’s Carter Voisine captured first place with a time of 1:26.39. Joey Guimond earned the Warriors a second-place finish with a time of 1:27.40. Rounding out the Warriors’ top five spots were Daniel Rioux in fourth and Jon Haley...
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snowmobile trails 'much better'
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Trails are in “much better shape” following Tuesday’s snowfall, according to a trail report issued Jan. 28 by the Caribou Parks and Recreation Department. On Interconnected...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four Seasons Trail Association to open new east-west connector
MADAWASKA, Maine - The Four Seasons Trail Association will open a new 11th Avenue multi-use, recreational trail connector at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31. A ribbon-cutting is planned that morning at th...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nearly 40 mushers registered for 2015 Can-Am Crown
FORT KENT, Maine - The Can-Am Crown International Sled Dog Races are scheduled for Feb. 28 - March 3. Nearly 40 mushers were registered as of today, Wednesday, Jan. 28, according to organizers. Mai...
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Pelletier's 5-pound salmon earns top spot at Long Lake Ice Fishing Derby
SINCLAIR, Maine - More than 830 people took to the ice on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25, during the Long Lake Ice Fishing Derby, a record for the event, according to organizers. Anglers tried...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Felisha Bouchard hits 1,000th point
VAN BUREN, Maine - Van Buren Lady Crusader senior Felisha Bouchard hit a jumper to record her 1,000th career point in a 47-64 loss to the Washburn Lady Beavers on Saturday, Jan. 24 at Washburn. Bou...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Duplessis takes first place in Irving Woodlands 100 sled dog race
EAGLE LAKE, Maine – Stephane Duplessis of Quebec took first place in this year’s Irving Woodlands 100 on Saturday, Jan. 24, with a total time of 9:12, according to organizer John Kaleta of Eagle La...
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Snowmobile trails continuing to improve
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Most snowmobile clubs in central and southern parts of Aroostook County are reporting less than ideal conditions, while clubs in the northern half are, for the most part, r...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Motor scooter race coming to Madawaska in 2016
MADAWASKA, Maine – Downtown Madawaska has been selected as a destination for The Great Race 2016, a motor scooter and motorcycle race, according to Alan Spears of Chula Vista, Calif. Spears is an o...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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UMFK women’s basketball drops two of three games on the road
FORT KENT, Maine - Recently ranked as the No. 4 team in USCAA Division I Women’s Basketball, the University of Maine Fort Kent women lost two of three games on the road this past weekend, according...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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