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Snowmobile 'climb' raises several thousand for club
FORT KENT, Maine - More than 40 racers participated in the 220 races that made up the Fort Kent Snoriders Hill Climb at Lonesome Pine Trails on Saturday, April 18. Approximately 500 people attended the event, according to Steve Daigle of Fort Kent, one of the race organizers. The event served as a fundraiser for the Snoriders, a snowmobile club. Daigle had not calculated the exact tally raised as of Friday, April 24, but expects it to be "several thousand."
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Fundraisers for Edmundston amphitheater bring in $1.75 million toward October goal of $2.5 million
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - Fundraising for a new community amphitheater has reached $1,750,000 in donations, according to a press release distributed by planners today, April 22. Volunteers are ca...
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Community Voices plans second 'High on Life' 5K
FORT KENT, Maine - Activities for children are scheduled as part of Community Voices' Second Annual High On Life 420 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, May 2. Those activities are scheduled from 8:30 to 9:30...
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Martin bill would extend three-day 'registration reciprocity' to snowmobilers from New Brunswick and Québec
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Snowmobilers who are registered in Vermont and New Hampshire may operate their snowmobile sleds in Maine for three consecutive days without being registered in the state as...
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SWEET FUN: Maple sugar lovers rein in sweet tooth with horse and wagon rides at sucrerie
ST. FRANCOIS, New Brunswick - Marcel Ouellette offered horse and wagon rides to those attending a special day of "taffy on the snow" at Unique Maples / L'Erabliere Unique Inc. on Sunday, April 12. ...
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Aroostook to host World Cup Biathlon in 2016
UPDATE: 3:35 p.m.: Organizers revealed at a press conference today, April 17, the dates for the 2016 IBU World Cup races in Presque Isle. The event is scheduled for Feb. 11-14, 2016, with nearly 50...
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