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Grooming of St. John Valley snowmobile trails begins
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Even with recent snowfall of up to 10 inches in parts of the St. John Valley, the Dec. 18 Snowmobile Trail Report includes a caution that some trails remain unopened and without signs, according to Gary Marquis of the Caribou Parks & Recreation Department. Most wooded sections of trails are wet and might be impassable due to trees down from summer storms, according to Marquis. Several reroutes exist in the St. John Valley. On Interconnected Trail System 85, Fort Kent, Oxbow, Portage and Ashland will hold off grooming a little longer, and Eagle Lake will try and groo...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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FKCHS to present ‘alumni versus alumni’ basketball
FORT KENT, Maine – Fort Kent Community High School will present alumni basketball games at 5 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27. The games will feature recent alumni versus older alumni, according to a p...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlantic Salmon Federation hails formation of advisory committee to address decline in wild Atlantic salmon numbers
ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick - The Atlantic Salmon Federation is welcoming today’s announcement in Miramichi by Gail Shea, minister of Fisheries and Oceans, that the Canadian government will set up a...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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All judo club members earned medals in Coupe de Noël tournament
MADAWASKA, Maine - Members of Madawaska Samurai Judo Club took part in the Coupe de Noël / Christmas Cup tournament on Saturday, Nov. 29 in St. Quentin, New Brunswick. All earned medals.
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aroostook League ski meets planned
UPDATE: 8:50 a.m. Friday, Dec. 19 - The Aroostook League Alpine ski meet scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 20 in Fort Kent has been cancelled and will likely not be rescheduled, according to Eric Werntg...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vikings and Lady Vikings march over Warriors and Lady Warriors in Fort Kent game
FORT KENT, Maine – The Caribou Vikings defeated the Fort Kent Warriors, 61-47, at Fort Kent Community High School on Tuesday, Dec. 17, according to Eric Werntgen, athletic and activities director f...
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UMFK defeats Thomas College in women’s basketball
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Fort Kent women’s basketball team beat Thomas College of Waterville by 69-41 on Sunday afternoon, Dec 14. UMFK scored the first 11 points, according to a press ...
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Still early for snowmobiling
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Despite early snow, most snowmobile clubs in the St. John Valley have not yet installed trail signs and are asking riders to use extreme caution as hazards still exist in o...
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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UMFK drops tourney final to Norwich University
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine Fort Kent Lady Bengals dropped the championship contest of the 2014 Ed Hockebury basketball tournament on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 7, to host Norwich, 65-...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lynx deaths lead to changes in trapping regulation
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - A Canada lynx caught in a trap on Nov. 10 in Grand Isle was among more than 20 inadvertently trapped so far this trapping season. Of those lynx, two died, prompting immedia...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bears defeat Lady Pioneers in basketball
ST. AGATHA, Maine – The Easton High School Lady Bears defeated the Wisdom Middle / High School Lady Pioneers by 55-33 in a basketball game at Wisdom on Monday, Dec. 8. The Lady Pioneers were led by...
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Austin Theriault fails to qualify for Snowball Derby
FORT KENT, Maine - Austin Theriault's plans for racing on Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Snowball Derby at the Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla. fell through when the Fort Kent native failed to qualif...
Dec 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Van Buren wins over Fort Kent in girls’ basketball season opener
FORT KENT, Maine - Felisha Bouchard scored a game-high 21 points to pace Van Buren to a season-opening win, 52-48, on Friday, Dec. 5, at Fort Kent Community High School. Emily Dumond and Courtney P...
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