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9 February 2016

NORTHERN AROOSTOOK COUNTY AREA - The National Weather Service in Caribou has issued a winter weather advisory for snow Tuesday, February 9, until 7 p.m.

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9 February 2016

NEW BRUNSWICK - Schools in Anglophone School District - West, including Edmundston and Grand Falls, are closed today due to inclement weather; but the Francophone School District - Northwest schools are open. Cite des Jeunes High School in Edmundston is open as well.

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8 February 2016

FORT KENT, Maine – An award winning photographer whose images of the Maine woods are now on display at the Blake Library and Acadian Archives at the University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) said he hopes the exhibit will inspire people to appreciate and explore the beautiful natural surroundings the state has to offer.

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8 February 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - A record number of spectators - 381 - ventured out Sunday, February 7 to take part in the Madawaska Recreation Department's fifth annual "Characters on Ice" event.

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8 February 2016

FORT KENT, Maine – The first time Maine Winter Sports Center (MWSC) athlete Brian Halligan, who is originally from New York, tasted a “mix” or “poutine,” a popular St. John Valley dish of french fries topped with cheese and gravy, also happened to be the day he and fellow MWSC athlete Cody Johnson sat down with Fiddlehead Focus at Rock's Diner in Fort Kent to discuss their recent trip to Chiele Gradistei, Romania - where they competed in the 2016 Biathlon Youth/Junior World Championships.

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8 February 2016

BALDWIN, Maine - Maine’s third snowmobiling fatality occurred this weekend in the town of Baldwin. Bradley Flint, age 56, from Baldwin, died in a snowmobile crash late Saturday night, February 6, on the Marston Road in Baldwin.

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8 February 2016

Monday, February 8, 2016 - Sunday, February 14, 2016

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8 February 2016

PERTH-ANDOVER, New Brunswick - Crime Stoppers and the West District RCMP, Perth-Andover Detachment are seeking the public's assistance in determining the location of Martha Kelly. In 2012, Martha Kelly was a 73-year-old resident of the Villa, an assisted living residence in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick. Martha left her residence at approximately 5 p.m. on June 8, 2012 and has never returned.

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8 February 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - The Fort Kent Community High School girls and boys took top spots in the Aroostook League Alpine Championships this weekend at Bigrock Mountain in Mars Hill.

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8 February 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Acadia Federal Credit Union has announced that Lance Morin has accepted the new position of Commercial Relationship Representative. His duties began on January 25 and he is currently working out of the Fort Kent branch.

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8 February 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - The Greater Fort Kent, Madawaska and Van Buren Chambers of Commerce will be offering an Online Marketing for Beginners workshop for businesses and organizations in the St. John Valley.

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8 February 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - Business owners in the St. John Valley looking to expand their business into new markets can attend a free informational session in Madawaska on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.

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8 February 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The Town of Madawaska has launched Rapid Renewal, the Department of the Secretary of State's online service for the renewal of motor vehicle registrations.

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8 February 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - A Caribou man is due to appear in court following an alleged assault on another individual at a business in downtown Madawaska.

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8 February 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Freda (Michaud) Marquis, 72, died peacefully February 6, 2016, at a Fort Kent Health Care Facility with family by her side. She was born in Fort Kent, January 16, 1944, the daughter of Fabien and Elizabeth (Theriault) Michaud.

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8 February 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - Members of the Northern Maine Community College Foundation have elected Gregg Collins of Caribou as chairman.

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8 February 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - The following is an ongoing list of obituaries for those who have passed on during the month of February, 2016. The staff at Fiddlehead Focus send their deepest condolences to family and friends of the deceased.

For detailed obituaries, please refer to the obituary section of the Fiddlehead Focus by clicking on "Obits" on the homepage menu bar.

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