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11 September 2014

CASTINE – Maine Maritime Academy Women's soccer fell to the University of Fork Kent 1-0 on a rainy Sept. 11 afternoon at the MMA Ritchie Field.

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11 September 2014

FORT KENT - When Fort Kent Community High School 2013-2014 Key Club President Jared Michaud sat down for his first meeting of the year, he announced that this year would be different.

11 September 2014

St. Agatha Board of Selectmen Meeting
Sept. 15, 2014 – 6:30 p.m. - St. Agatha Town Office

11 September 2014

Madawaska School Committee regular meeting
Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:30 p.m. - Superintendent’s Conference Room
(A tour of the Elementary School will take place at 4 p.m.)

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11 September 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - Over the past decade, residents have witnessed the extent of just how far-reaching domestic abuse is in Aroostook County. While overall statistics for those impacted are staggering, it is important to remember that these are not just numbers and facts.

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11 September 2014

MAINE - This October, the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry's Board of Pesticides Control (BPC) will team up with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection to help Mainers dispose of banned or unusable pesticides.

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10 September 2014

FORT KENT – The Public Access Cable TV studio WFKTV4 will broadcast Kirk Cameron’s 90 minute film, “Monumental: In Search of America's National Treasure” at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14.

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10 September 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - Congress officially designated October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in 1987 after unofficial observance for several years. In an effort to educate the community about domestic violence, the Hope and Justice Project is organizing events in both September and October.

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10 September 2014

MAINE – Commissioner Walt Whitcomb recently announced the appointment of David McCrum of Rumford Point and reappointment of Dominic Lajoie of Van Buren to the Maine Seed Potato Board.

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9 September 2014

FORT KENT - Gregson Health of Fort Kent announces the addition of HydroMassage to their facility. The equipment combines the soothing benefits of heat, water and massage.

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9 September 2014

AUGUSTA - The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s Bureau of Forestry is coordinating the volunteer land cleanup effort, Landowner Appreciation Cleanup Day, on Sept. 13.

9 September 2014

FORT KENT - The Fort Kent Knights of Columbus have announced the winner of their ongoing lotto fundraiser for the week of Sept. 8.

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9 September 2014

ELVIS - Elvis is a handsome gray tiger cat. He is approximately 4 or 5 years old, and came to PAWS already neutered.

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9 September 2014

FORT KENT– The Fort Kent Troop 189 Troop will host its annual North Star Fall Camporee this weekend from Friday, Sept. 12, until late Sunday morning on Sept. 14.

The theme for the weekend is, "Culture and History." Scout organizers are incorporating activities, such as a Blockhouse history memory match game, ploye toss, and jeopardy.

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9 September 2014

FORT KENT - Due to the rain from this past weekend, the Fort Kent Golf Club has rescheduled the Pop Hoyt Tournament to Saturday, Sept. 20 at 10 a.m.

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9 September 2014

BOWMANTOWN – On Sept. 7, a U.S. Border Patrol agent from the Houlton Sector arrested a male from Lebanon, 44, and a male from the United States, 40, for illegally entering the United States south of the Notre Dame, Canada border crossing area.

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9 September 2014

MADAWASKA - The Town of Madawaska will be hosting a community gathering on Oct. 5 to thank all volunteers and participants of the Congres mondial acadien. 

The free event will begin at noon at the Madawaska Bicentennial Park, and will feature corn, trout, ployes, hotdogs, and salads on the menu. In addition, organizers will provide music and games to entertain attendees. 

mssm day sept 8 2014
8 September 2014

LIMESTONE - The Maine School of Science and Mathematics in Limestone recently kicked off its 19th year as a public residential magnet school that serves high students from around the world. According to MSSM Executive Director Luke Shorty, this year’s enrollment numbers were some of the highest in over a decade.

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8 September 2014

PORTLAND – The Southern Maine Labor Council (SMLC) recently recognized U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud with their Working Class Hero Award today. Fellow Maine Rep. Chellie Pingree and SMLC President Douglas Born presented Michaud with the award at the organization’s annual Labor Day Breakfast in Portland.