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25 November 2014

FORT KENT- Meghan Guerrette and Matthew Russell of Frenchville are pleased to announce the birth of their son Gabriel Matthew Russell.  Gabriel was born Nov. 24, 2014 at the Northern Maine Medical Center.

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25 November 2014

EAGLE LAKE- Effie "EF" Raymond of Eagle Lake, Maine entered into her heavenly home on, November 24, 2014. Effie was born to the late Sophie (Michaud) and David Belanger on January 19, 1930 in Wallagrass, Maine.

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25 November 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY / Caribou - The agenda for the Aroostook County commissioners' meeting, which will be held Wednesday, Nov. 3 at 4:30 p.m. in Caribou, is as follows:

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25 November 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY– The Presque Isle Historical Society and TAMC invite local historians, enthusiasts and the general public to learn about the history of the Presque Isle region when they offer a fourth quarter presentation Wednesday, Dec. 3, at 5:30 p.m.

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25 November 2014

FRENCHVILLE- Jeanine Corriveau, 77, died peacefully Nov. 15, 2014 at a Frenchville Health Facility. She was born in Frenchville, Maine on Feb. 22, 1937, the daughter of Eddie & Guerty 'Vaillancourt' Roy.

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25 November 2014

FORT KENT- The Fort Kent Knights of Columbus have announced the winner of their ongoing lotto fundraiser for the week of Nov. 24, 2014.

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25 November 2014

HODGDON - The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency’s Aroostook County Task Force and the Clandestine Drug Laboratory Enforcement Team (CDLET) located evidence of a clandestine methamphetamine manufacturing operation on Friday, Nov. 21 at 699 Walker Road in Hodgdon.

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25 November 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- The National Weather Service (NWS) in Caribou has issued a winter storm watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 26, through Thursday morning, Nov. 27, for central and downeast Maine, including the southern portions of Aroostook County.

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24 November 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY-The Department of Labor has announced that applications are being accepted in Aroostook Counties through the CareerCenters for the Competitive Skills Scholarship Program (CSSP).

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24 November 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - This holiday season, County residents will once again have the opportunity to support cancer care locally while celebrating, honoring or remembering those they love when TAMC and Clukey’s Auto Supply join forces for the Lights of Life project.

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24 November 2014

MAINE- Maine decorative-plant shippers sending Christmas trees and wreaths across the country can save money and lost product by noting important plant health regulations enforced by other states, according to the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF).

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24 November 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- TAMC welcomed the following Special Deliveries born at AR Gould Memorial Hospital in Presque Isle during the month of October 2014:

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24 November 2014

PORTLAND- During the Solemnity of Christ the King Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Sunday, Nov. 23, Bishop Robert P. Deeley called upon President Obama and Congress to enact permanent reforms to the nation’s immigration system; reforms that will serve the best interests of the migrants seeking refuge while respecting their dignity and human rights.

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21 November 2014

CARIBOU- The State Fire Marshal’s Office says one of the children started the fire that killed a family of four Thursday, Nov. 20, in Caribou.

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21 November 2014

PRESQUE ISLE - Social work students at the University of Maine at Presque Isle have been getting a lesson in hunger this semester, and will be sharing what they’ve learned with the campus and community in December.

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21 November 2014

MAINE– The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) have committed to finding sustainable and alternative ways to dispose of carpet and rugs other than landfilling.

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21 November 2014

MAINE- Governor Paul R. LePage released a statement Friday, Nov. 21, about the 5.8 percent unemployment rate for October, which is down from 6.6 percent a year ago and the same as September's rate.

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21 November 2014

MADAWASKA- The Madawaska Middle/High School has announced the honor roll for the first quarter of the 2014-2015 school year.

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21 November 2014

MAINE- U.S. Senator Angus King of Maine presented the University of Maine System with a designation as a Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education from the National Security Agency and U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Friday, Nov. 21.

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21 November 2014

CARIBOU - A group of agricultural growers, distributors, economic development officials, and industry representatives met Friday, Nov. 14, at the Northern Maine Development Commission (NMDC) boardroom in Caribou to discuss the growing connection between the Portland market and Aroostook.