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Volume VII Issue 25 - June 25 - 26, 2016 - Weekend Edition
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24 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Nearly 100 bus drivers from across Aroostook County participated in a Regional Safety Conference, which Maine School Administrative District No. 27 hosted Friday, June 24.

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24 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - If it weren't for a bar fire in 1995, Dinah Gagnon may not have become the businesswoman she is today. On the days leading up to the fire, Gagnon, who owns Dinah's Laundromat in Fort Kent, was making arrangements to sell her business to the owners of the Lone Star bar.

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24 June 2016

ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY - For years, trips on the Allagash Wilderness Waterway have taken on a near-mythical status among those who love it most.

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24 June 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - “If you think back a few decades ago and feel like winters were colder, the plant hardiness zones would suggest that’s right,” said Susan Erich, an agriculture professor at the University of Maine.

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24 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - The following babies from the St. John Valley were born at Cary Medical Center between May 17 and June 2, 2016:

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24 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine / AUBURNDALE, Florida - Paul Robert Harris, 72, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 19, 2016 due to medical complications. He was born January 9, 1944, the son of Henry and Dorothy Harris.

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24 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - Alban Levesque, 75, died unexpectedly Thursday, June 16, 2016 at Mass General Hospital in Boston. He was born November 8, 1940, the son of Carice and Yvonne Levesque.

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24 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Each year, Mrs. Germaine Soucy gives a local scholarship in memory of her late husband Roy R. Soucy. At the Community High School graduation ceremony, which was held on June 3, 2016, Jacob Smart was awarded the Roy R. Soucy Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.

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24 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - After a six-year hiatus, Ryan Pelletier will be returning to the board of directors of Northern Maine Development Commission, an organization which he previously served 12 years as a board member and was employed by for over five years.

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24 June 2016

SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Alexander Martin of Van Buren graduated from Western New England University with a doctor of pharmacy degree on May 21, 2016.

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24 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The following cases were heard under the Aroostook Criminal Docket at the Fort Kent Courthouse during the month of May, 2016:

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22 June 2016

Monday, June 20 - Sunday, June 26, 2016

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4 February 2016

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24 June 2016

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

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23 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - When the Vietnam Veterans Memorial was dedicated at Bicentennial Park in 1996, the soldiers and friends who brought the project to life most likely had no idea they would be back 20 years later to fight for the dignity of what some consider hallowed ground.

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24 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - A loose dog named Chester, that Valley residents have seen dragging a blue leash behind him as he roams the Madawaska streets, has citizens and the Madawaska Police Department concerned for his safety.

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23 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - School committee members and Madawaska Schools Superintendent Gisele Dionne were once again reviewing figures Wednesday night, June 22, in an effort to find a 2016-17 school budget that would be acceptable to voters.

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23 June 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - In the coming month, the United Way of Aroostook (UWA) will send out its 50,000th free book to a preschool-age child in northern Maine through the Dolly Parton's Imagination Library. The Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a nationwide initiative that launched locally in 2010.

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23 June 2016

FRENCHVILLE, Maine -There will be a Maine School Administrative District No. 33 board workshop, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at the St. John Valley Technology Center.

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23 June 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - The Maine Arts Commission has awarded a new grant, “Hopes for the Future,” to provide dance education to K-12 students in Frenchville and St. Agatha in the northernmost part of Aroostook County.

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23 June 2016

VAN BUREN, Maine - Through a State Farm grant of $11,000, Cary Medical Center is bringing programs on fire safety to Aroostook County locations. Individuals attending the free sessions can register to receive a free fire escape ladder.

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23 June 2016

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - The Maine Army National Guard is building a new $15.5 million regional readiness facility in Presque Isle to replace an older station in Caribou.

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23 June 2016

Anyone who’s spent a good deal of time in Aroostook County knows what we’re about: work ethic, resourcefulness and determination. Take a deeper look, and you’ll see that we’ve also got plenty of other resources that position us for economic success, such as top-notch education, an increasingly diverse agriculture sector, proximity to markets, the transportation infrastructure to get the goods there and growing fields such as wind energy.

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23 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - A driver and two passengers escaped injury Wednesday morning, June 22, when their van struck a deer on Beaulieu Road, according to Madawaska Police.

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22 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The Madawaska Board of Selectpersons voted Tuesday night, June 21, to move ahead with developing a policy that would require drug testing for residents who apply for General Assistance aid.

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22 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - St. John Valley Associates Executive Director Robin Jackson-Eldridge said Tuesday morning, June 21, that the closing of the organization’s Fort Kent extension site in October would not mean the end of services for its approximately 15 clients who regularly visit that location.

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23 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The Martin-Klein American Legion Post No. 133 is still collecting items for a fundraising auction Saturday, June 25, to benefit the Post 133 Building Fund. Auction registration and viewing opportunities will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the former Gerber building at Fort Kent Industrial Park.

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22 June 2016

ACADIA OF THE LANDS AND FOREST - In preparation for upcoming improvements to the Fiddlehead Focus/St. John Valley Times website, and in the near future, websites for the Aroostook Republican, Star-Herald and Houlton Pioneer Times, staff recently attended a training session for a new online content management system.

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22 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The Fiddlehead Focus and St. John Valley Timescongratulate the following middle-school and high school students who made Honor Roll at Madawaska Middle / High School during their fourth quarter of the 2015-2016 school year:

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22 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The Fiddlehead Focus congratulates the 7th-12th graders who made Honor Roll at Valley Rivers Middle School and Fort Kent Community High School during the third trimester of the 2015 - 2016 school year.

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22 June 2016

ST. AGATHA, Maine - The Fiddlehead Focus and St. John Valley Times congratulate the following middle school and high school students who made Honor Roll at Wisdom Middle/High School for the fourth term of the 2015-2016 school year.

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22 June 2016

ORONO, Maine - Former Van Buren star Parise Rossignol, who capped her high school career as the state’s second-leading all-time scorer with 2,589 points, has decided not to continue her basketball career after two seasons at the University of Maine.

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22 June 2016

HOULTON, Maine - Aroostook County District Attorney Todd Collins released the results last Tuesday of the grand jury indictments handed down on June 9.

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22 June 2016

To the editor: There are more than 15 million Americans caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, including 68,000 here in Maine. I am one of those people.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - On a sunny, 80-degree Saturday, the first really warm weekend of 2016, Northern Maine Medical Center and Fort Kent Outdoor Center hosted the 4th annual Rally in the Valley at the outdoor center’s facility in Fort Kent.

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22 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - It took slightly more than an hour for 64 residents to approve all 31 articles at Madawaska’s annual town meeting, Tuesday evening, June 21.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - When Maine Governor Paul LePage visited Fort Kent for a town hall meetingon Monday, June 13, he first stopped by to visit with local students participating in the Rural U program at the University of Maine at Fort Kent.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Visiting ATV and snowmobile enthusiasts will have a better understanding of where to gas up their machines or fill their stomachs in the downtown Fort Kent area thanks to two new signs the Valley ATV Riders erected.

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21 June 2016

EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - It was the last day of school, Monday, June 20, and some students might have said the summer weather was perfect for skipping class; but Maryse St-Jean’s students hopped on a bus from La Cite des Jeunes A.-M.-Sormany and returned to Canada Street to complete a community mural.

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21 June 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - The St. John Valley Times and the Fiddlehead Focusrecently asked some St. John Valley residents: "What is the most important issue to you in this year’s presidential election?"

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21 June 2016

GRAND ISLE, Maine - Organizers of the 3rd Annual Greater Grand Isle Flatwater Canoe/ Kayak race report the June 18 event was a great success. This year, 35 participants traversed the St. John River from Madawaska to Grand Isle, up from 15 participants last year.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - When most people in the St. John Valley hear the words “poker run,” they probably envision helmeted riders on ATVs or snowmobiles cruising across Aroostook County to gather cards for a round of Texas Hold ‘em, but the organizers of the Fish River Greenways Poker Run have made it so that anyone can join in the fun.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - PAWS Animal Welfare Shelter presents Patches as PAWS Pet of the Week in hopes that this large cat will find his forever home.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - On Monday, June 20, 2016, the Fort Kent Knights of Columbus announced the winner of their ongoing lotto fundraiser for the week.

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21 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - The Caribou Parks and Recreation Department will host the second annual Maine Recreation and Parks Association Regional Track and Field Meet on Tuesday, June 28.

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21 June 2016

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - While 5K races are becoming more common throughout The County, runners who want to take on a more challenging road race have had few local opportunities to do so.

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21 June 2016

To the editor: The Governor’s press secretary began the town hall meeting in Presque Isle by asking for respect from the audience, and the audience was respectful throughout the nearly 2-hour meeting during which the governor scattered disrespect in wide-flung directions.

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21 June 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - The Maine State Police Troop F barracks in Houlton responded to the following incidents from June 13 - 20, 2016.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Children from across the St. John Valley participated in the Rally in the Valley at the Fort Kent Outdoor Center on Saturday, June 18, 2016. This photo of a volunteer assisting a young bicyclist on a balance beam by Julie Daigle is our jigsaw of the week.

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21 June 2016

CONNECTICUT - Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault continued his climb up the K and N Pro Series East points standings by salvaging a seventh-place finish at the East Stafford 150 at Stafford Motor Speedway in Connecticut on Friday night.

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20 June 2016

FRENCHVILLE, Maine - With temperatures set to reach near 90°F Monday, Lana Cyr and Naomi Hebert arranged a mid-morning playdate for Cyr’s 6-month-old daughter Natalise and Hebert's 8-month-old daughter Olivia.

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20 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - A group of 14 people took part in a candlelight vigil at the University of Maine at Fort Kent on Saturday, June 18, to remember victims of the largest mass shooting in United States history.

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21 June 2016

EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - Edmundston Police are currently investigating a break-in which happened between May 20 and May 22 at a home on Saint-François Street.

A person or persons stole a safe which contained a considerable amount of money, according to a Tuesday, June 21 press release from the Edmundston Police Force.

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21 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The Madawaska School Committee announced via email on Monday, June 21 that they will conduct an emergency school meeting at 6 p.m. on June 22, 2016 in the Superintendent’s Conference Room.

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21 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - Marie T. Dionne, 87, died peacefully Sunday, June 19, 2016 at a Frenchville healthcare facility, with her daughter at her side. She was born September 10, 1928 in St. David, a daughter of the late Ligorie and Marie (Dechaine) Gervais.

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21 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Dora Dumond, 87, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 17, 2016 at a Fort Kent healthcare facility. She was born in Fort Kent on May 24, 1929, the daughter of Belone and Laura (Michaud) Gagnon.

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21 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - À Madawaska, Maine, le 21 mai 2016, à âge de 87 ans et 11 mois, est décédé Énoil St-Onge, époux bien-aimé depuis 62 ans, de Rachel Lévesque, fils de feu Regina Bérubé et de feu Anselme St-Onge.

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20 June 2016

FRENCHVILLE, Maine - Mrs. Marie May Chasse's health occupation students from the St. John Valley Technology Center won 28 medals at the 40th Annual Maine State Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) competition on May 6 in Bangor.

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20 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Dr. Rachel Albert, nursing professor at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, is chair of the Aroostook District Coordinating Council (DCC) for Public Health. The group’s job is to align local public health entities into a combined mission to promote better health.

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20 June 2016

To the editor: Cause and effect, action and reaction: Bulldozers can level mountains and words can move humans to do the same. Needless to say, I spent whole of Sunday, 12 June, on Twitter, tweeting about this horrendous massacre of 49 people and the wounding of 53-plus, last count, in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

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20 June 2016

FRENCHVILLE, Maine - A Madawaska man escaped serious injury late Saturday, June 18, when he lost control of his car and struck a house on U.S. Route 1, Cpl. Chuck Michaud of the Maine State Police said Sunday.

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20 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - Police have charged a Madawaska man with leaving the scene of an accident and operating under suspension, following a hit and run at a local gas station on June 15.

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20 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - A Madawaska man was uninjured after his vehicle struck a moose Sunday night, June 19.

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20 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Adam and Maria Nadeau of Fort Kent are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Joseph Mateo Nadeau. Joseph was born on June 15, 2016 at Northern Maine Medical Center in Fort Kent.

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17 June 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - The Madawaska Historical Society will launch its river driving batteau on St. John the Baptist Day, Friday, June 24, to recognize the name and the river.

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17 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Dr. John Joseph, a member of Northern Maine Medical Center’s emergency department team, was a guest speaker on May 18 and 19 at an annual conference of the Maine Society for Respiratory Care in Boothbay Harbor. His presentation was titled “Pediatric Codes -- Made Fun and Simple Through a Systematic Approach."

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17 June 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY -The Aroostook Aspirations Initiative has announced the Gauvin Scholars for 2016.

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20 June 2016

ST. AGATHA, Maine / BANGOR, Maine - Lucas Arthur Day, 3 days old, was granted his angel wings on January 3, 2016, following complications from twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. He was born on December 31, 2015 at Eastern Maine Medical Center.

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20 June 2016

ST. DAVID. Maine - Diane C. Doucette, 60, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on June 15, 2016 at a Bangor healthcare facility. She was born in Grand Isle on October 18, 1955, daughter of the late Philip and Therese (Gendreau) Tardif.

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17 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - An Aroostook County Superior Court jury deliberated for just over an hour before finding Jesse Marquis guilty of the 2014 murder of Amy Theriault, a 31-year-old mother of two, in her St. Francis home.

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17 June 2016

GRAND ISLE, Maine - From May to October, residents of Grand Isle - and anyone who passes through that little town on the banks of the St. John River - can find friendly service and heaping portions of home cooked food at Misty Meadows Organic Farm.

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17 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Town officials recently reviewed the latest information regarding plans for a proposed extension of the existing levee that runs along the St. John River behind downtown Fort Kent.

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17 June 2016

To the editor: My hometown of Allagash, Maine, just took a serious beating in an article written by Colin Woodard for the Portland Press Herald, May 8, 2016, titled “North Woods Lawless.”  Now that the Internet and Facebook give a newspaper story a longer shelf life than the myth of the Twinkie, I feel compelled to respond.

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17 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Marsha Labbe, RN, of Northern Maine Medical Center, recently completed the requirements to earn national certification as a resident care coordinator, RAC-CT.

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17 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - A 20-by-45 patch of tilled topsoil located beside the Albert House comprises the Madawaska Historical Society’s effort at growing a genuine Acadian kitchen garden.

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17 June 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - Mary MacBride died at Ocean View retirement community in Falmouth June 5 at the age of 100, after a long life and a long political career in her native Aroostook County.

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17 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - The fundraiser for a new committal shelter in the Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery is making progress, and a $3,200 donation from CompetitorME has helped.

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17 June 2016

MAINE - As the weather continues to get warmer and more people are enjoying the outdoors, the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife reminds everyone to follow this motto when encountering wildlife, especially young animals: If you care, leave them there.

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17 June 2016

The Maine Council for Elder Abuse Prevention and the GFWC Maine Federation of Women’s Clubs jointly sponsored a statewide scholarship contest focused on raising awareness of elder abuse in Maine. The winner of the contest will receive $1,000 and the runner-up will receive $500. With an estimated one out of every nine Maine seniors becoming victims of elder abuse each year, it is of critical importance that more Mainers of all ages learn about this serious issue.

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17 June 2016

I am a dyed in the wool fly fisherman, starting before I was a teenager and hooked as quickly and as strongly as the brook trout that were my quarry.

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13 June 2016

Monday, June 13 - Sunday, June 19, 2016

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16 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - Defense attorneys representing accused murderer Jesse Marquis rested their case on Thursday, June 16, without calling any witnesses. Presiding Judge Allen Hunter asked Marquis if he wished to testify on his own behalf, to which Marquis quietly responded, “No, your Honor.”

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16 June 2016

FRENCHVILLE, Maine - It was appropriate that the first flag raising ceremony at the Frenchville Heritage Park took place on National Flag Day, Tuesday, June 14. On hand for the ceremony were local veterans, members of Frenchville’s American Legion and Legion Auxiliary, citizens and students from Dr. Levesque Elementary School.

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16 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Fort Kent Elementary School teacher Tamar Philbrook’s third-grade class is beautifying the grounds of area businesses with containers of flowers. The community project is part of a service learning project where each student was responsible for developing a budget, selecting and purchasing flowers and then planting three containers.

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16 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Jessica Lamarre, radiology supervisor at Northern Maine Medical Center, has announced that sonographer Cindy Pelletier on May 21 successfully completed the physics testing requirements of the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).

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16 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The next meeting of the Madawaska Board of Selectpersons will be held at 4 p.m., Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the Madawaska Town Office.

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16 June 2016

GRAND FALLS, New Brunswick -The Grand Falls RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating an all-terrain vehicle that was reported stolen overnight from a business in Drummond, New Brunswick.

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16 June 2016

MADAWASKA LAKE, Maine - Members of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) and the HAM Operators of the Aroostook Amateur Radio Association will participate locally in a nationwide Amateur Radio Field Day activity Friday and Saturday, June 25 and 26.

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16 June 2016

VAN BUREN, Maine - Voters in Cyr Plantation, Hamlin and Van Buren approved a $3,929,407 school budget, Tuesday, June 14. The 2016-17 school budget calls for $744,811 to be raised in local taxes to ensure the district receives the full amount of state education monies.

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15 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - A witness for the prosecution in the trial of Jesse Marquis, the man charged with murdering St. Francis mother Amy Theriault two years ago, tried desperately to save Theriault on the morning of the murder, according to testimony Wednesday, June 15.

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15 June 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - In local municipal elections this week, Madawaska, Eagle Lake, Van Buren and St. Agatha each elected municipal officials. St. Agatha, Van Buren and Madawaska also elected school board members.

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15 June 2016

ST. JOHN VALLEY - Police officers and members of other St. John Valley law enforcement agencies took part in the 32nd Maine Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, June 8.

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15 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - Members of the Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce gathered June 14 at the Caribou Inn and Convention Center to hear Consul General David Alward speak of the relationship between Canada and New England. Alward, a former New Brunswick premier, covered a number of issues related to Canada and the United States during the early morning breakfast.

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16 June 2016

BREWER / Madawaska, Maine - The Stearns High School softball team from Millinocket defeated third-seeded Madawaska Owls, 12-1, Wednesday, June 15, in the Class D North semifinals. The Lady Owls end their season, 11-5.

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15 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent women’s basketball coach, Daniel Johnson, has received two commitments from the Class of 2016. Micayela Hernandez and Janis Velasquez are the first recruits in the Johnson era.

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15 June 2016

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - Northern Maine Community College has released its dean’s list for the 2016 spring semester. One hundred and fifty-seven full-time students earned a 3.20 average or better; 53 of these students were named to high honors with a grade point average of 3.85 or better. Thirty-four students had the distinction of earning a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

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15 June 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The town of Madawaska has launched a new website, which officials say will be more user friendly, provide a better online presence and give citizens and taxpayers more opportunities to communicate and participate in local government affairs: www.townofmadawaska.com.

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15 June 2016

CARIBOU, Maine - The popular annual drawing for moose permits will return to Aroostook County next year, as Caribou will play host to hundreds hoping for their chance to hunt in 2017.

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15 June 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Fort Kent’s downtown Fish River Greenway Trails association will host a poker run beginning at 9 a.m., Saturday, June 25.

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15 June 2016

LITTLETON, Maine - The Meduxnekeag Ramblers Snowmobile Club in Littleton will host the first meeting of the Aroostook Retired Educators Association on Tuesday, June 28.

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15 June 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - The Maine State Police Troop F barracks in Houlton responded to the following incidents from May 2 - 15, 2016.

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