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15 October 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- TAMC will partner with AARP Maine for a Community Lunch and Learn / Healthy Aging Luncheon set for Monday, Oct. 27, at the Caribou Inn and Convention Center.

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15 October 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTYPitch in for the Paws, a region-wide project led by The County’s four hospitals and The County Federal Credit Union to support four animal shelters in northern, central and southern Aroostook, will kick off on Halloween and run through the first week of November.

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15 October 2014

MARS HILL - TAMC’s Mars Hill Health Center and the Mars Hill Pharmacy, both located on Main Street at the intersection of U.S. Route 1 and 1A, will hold a joint open house event this Thursday, Oct. 16, between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., featuring a free adult flu shot clinic at the health center.

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14 October 2014

FORT KENT- The Fort Kent Knights of Columbus have announced the winner of their ongoing lotto fundraiser for the week of Oct. 13.

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14 October 2014

VAN BUREN - Theresa B. Castonguay, 89, died on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, at a Caribou hospital after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born on July 27, 1925 in Van Buren, the daughter of the late Jean Baptiste and Martha (Madore) Lebel.

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14 October 2014

FORT KENT - Fort Kent resident Phil Soucy met some folks a bit far from home on Saturday, Oct 11, at Riverside Park's Northern Forest Canoe Trail Eastern Terminus.

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14 October 2014

FORT KENT - Juliette C. Nadeau, 96, died at Crosswinds Residential Care on Oct. 11, 2014. She was predeceased by her husband Ulysse and a son, Patrick.

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14 October 2014

AUGUSTA - The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency (MDEA) has been awarded $905,102 by the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the sale and manufacturing of methamphetamine in Maine.

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14 October 2014

MADAWASKA - The Northern Maine Development Commission (NMDC) and LEADers Encouraging Aroostook Development are sponsoring a free informational session on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., at the Gateway Motel in Madawaska for all St. John Valley companies seeking federal and state contracts.

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14 October 2014

MAINE - The Maine Department of Labor is encouraging businesses in the state to mentor students with disabilities as part of National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

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14 October 2014

FORT KENT- Peter W. Ogden, Director of the Bureau of Maine Veterans' Services, will be the guest speaker at the American Legion District Meeting on Sunday, Oct. 19, in Fort Kent.

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10 October 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - The World Council of Credit Unions has announced that International Credit Union Day will be Tuesday, Oct. 16, as it has been celebrated on the third Thursday of October since 1948.

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10 October 2014

FRENCHVILLE Valier "Pit" Ouellette, 69 went to be with the Lord and loved ones on Oct. 3, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. Valier was born on Sept. 1, 1945, the son of the late Edwin and Yvonne (Chamberland) Ouellette.

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10 October 2014

FORT KENT – Boomer-ang, a popular Valley rock band, will perform at a fall event sponsored by the University of Maine Fort Kent Foundation on Sunday, Oct.26 at 2:00 p.m. at UMFK's Fox Auditorium.

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10 October 2014

ST. DAVID and FORT KENT - Adrien Cyr passed away on Oct. 8, 2014 at the Northern Maine Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 11, 1926 in St. David to Robert and Elise Clavet Cyr.

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10 October 2014

VAN BUREN - The Aroostook County Municipal Association will be hosting an event on Oct. 15 in Van Buren to provide municipal officials an opportunity to meet the candidates for both the Maine House of Representatives and Maine Senate.

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10 October 2014

PRESQUE ISLE - The Presque Isle Career Center, Maine Department of Labor, Northern Maine Development Corporation (NMDC), and Leaders Encouraging Aroostook Development (LEAD) are co-sponsoring a job fair on Oct. 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Presque Isle Recreation Center.

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10 October 2014

FORT KENT– The University of Maine at Fort Kent Board of Visitors’ Business Breakfast Series will present an informational session by John Rebar, executive director of the Cooperative Extension, on a bond issue to build a new lab.

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10 October 2014

FORT KENT- On Oct. 18, Fort Kent middle and high school students will be busy improving and polishing areas around town, as they take part in the first-ever Heidi’s Hope Serve-a Thon.