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22 December 2014

MAINE- The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife announced on Monday, Dec. 22, that the Maine 2015 hunting and fishing licenses are now available for purchase statewide.

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22 December 2014

LILLE- "Acadians of the Saint John Valley", a new film by Brenda and Alan Jepson of Crown of Maine Productions, will be shown at the Musée culturel du Mont-Carmel in Lille on Sunday, Dec. 28, at 2 p.m.

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21 December 2014
ST. JOHN VALLEY- MSAD 27 Schools will dismiss students at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 23, for the holiday vacation period. Classes will resume on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015.
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19 December 2014

FORT KENT- With the Emergency Room Renovation Project in full swing, Northern Maine Medical Center (NMMC) chose a realistic scenario to simulate a disaster when it planned its last scheduled emergency preparedness drill for the year.

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19 December 2014

FORT KENT– Fort Kent Community High School is hosting an Alumni basketball game on the evening of Saturday, Dec. 27.

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19 December 2014

MAINE / St. John Valley - Maine’s 56 newest police officers graduated from the Maine Criminal Justice Academy in Vassalboro on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014; including two who will be serving and protecting the St. John Valley.

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19 December 2014

HOULTONKatahdin Trust Senior Vice President of Retail Services, Bonnie Foster, has announced the promotion of Patty Hersey to Vice President, Business Development Officer.

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19 December 2014

MAINE - Senator Angus King and Congresswoman Chellie Pingree have written to the US Department of Agriculture to urge the federal government to buy 18 million pounds of frozen Maine wild blueberries to use in school lunch and emergency food assistance programs.

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19 December 2014

FORT KENT - Malachy and Joy Pierre of Fort Kent are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Noella Joy Pierre. Noella was born on December 18, 2014 at the Northern Maine Medical Center.

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19 December 2014

GRAND ISLE - Claire L. Cote, 60, passed away December 17, 2014 at a Fort Kent health care facility, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Madawaska on July 28, 1954, daughter of the late Alfred and Noella (Dufour) Nadeau.

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18 December 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- Cary Medical Center is pleased to announce the following November and December, 2014 births:

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18 December 2014
MADAWASKA - Katia Sirois and Paul Berube of Madawaska are pleased to announce the birth of their son Xander Marcus Berube. Xander was born November 28, 2014 at Cary Medical Center.
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18 December 2014
GRAND ISLE - Deadre Schlicher and William Dionne of Grand Isle are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Isabella Saralily Dionne. Isabella was born November 22, 2014 at Cary Medical Center.
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18 December 2014
SINCLAIR- Amy and Clifford Pelletier Jr. of Sinclair are pleased to announce the birth of their son Hayden Joseph Pelletier. Hayden was born November 23, 2014 at Cary Medical Center.
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18 December 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- The Presque Isle CareerCenter has announced January programming for job seekers and those who are considering training for a new career.

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18 December 2014

MAINE- On Thursday, Dec. 18, Governor Paul R. LePage approved funding for electronic monitoring programs in three counties in an effort to reduce domestic violence in Maine.

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18 December 2014

MAINE- The Maine Lottery announced Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, that sales for the Monopoly Millionaires' Club lottery game in its current format will end Dec. 26, 2014 across the country.

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18 December 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY– An anonymous benefactor has been keeping the spirit of the holidays alive by donating clothing to families of children at TAMC’s Aroostook Pediatrics.

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18 December 2014

PORTAGE LAKE - Francis Yves Vaillancourt, 75, passed away December 14, 2014 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, surrounded by his loving family. He fought a long and hard battle with lung and heart issues and leukemia. He was born in Riviere Bleue, QC, Canada, on July 7, 1939, the son of the late Jean-Baptiste and Alma (Theriault) Vaillancourt.

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17 December 2014

ROUTE 11 / PATTEN AREAMaine State Police say a tractor trailer has overturned just north of Patten, forcing the closure of Route 11.