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19 June 2015

FORT KENTSteve Farnham, who is the Executive Director for the Aroostook Area Agency on Aging (AAAA), held an information session June 12, 2015 at the Fort Kent Senior Center to inform the public about a Medicare benefit for eligible seniors in the form of the Welcome to Medicare Visit and the Annual Medicare Wellness Visit.

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19 June 2015

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - The following is the Maine State Police Troop F log report from June 1 through June 14, 2015:

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18 June 2015

MAINE - According to a Thursday, June 18 press release from the Maine Education Association (MEA), Governor LePage submitted several line item vetoes of the state budget on Thursday to the Legislature which include cuts to public schools, Head Start programs, Community Colleges and the Commission to End Student Hunger.

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18 June 2015

OXFORD / Houlton - Maine Drug Enforcement Agency (MDEA) agents arrested two homeless men Wednesday, June 17, 2015 in Oxford for manufacturing methamphetamine.

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18 June 2015

IOWA / Fort Kent, Maine - Fort Kent native Austin Theriault will be making his first start at Iowa Speedway in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this weekend (June 19 and 20, 2015) in the American Ethanol 200.

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17 June 2015

FORT KENT – “Paul Cyr Photography,” an exhibition of prize-winning photographic works, will be on display at the University of Maine at Fort Kent's Acadian Archives/Archives acadiennes through September 30, 2015.

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17 June 2015

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - Cary Medical Center staff are pleased to announce the center's recent births:

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16 June 2015

VAN BUREN - Jill Doucette, of Aroostook Photo Services, will be launching a series of beginner to intermediate photography classes starting Saturday, June 20 at the Van Buren Community Center.

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16 June 2015

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

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16 June 2015

FORT KENT - The Fort Kent Knights of Columbus have announced the winner of their ongoing lotto fundraiser for the week of June 15, 2015.

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16 June 2015

FORT KENT - The University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) Athletic Hall of Fame selection committee is seeking nominations of individual student-athletes, teams, coaches and administrators for induction into the 9th Annual UMFK Athletic Hall of Fame.

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16 June 2015

PRESQUE ISLE - On July 15, northern Maine will host a unique run along the Maine Solar System Model to honor the NASA New Horizons spacecraft which, after a nine-year voyage, will fly past and study Pluto in mid-July during the close encounter.

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16 June 2015

MAINE - Maine Attorney General Janet T. Mills is urging the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to act on its proposal to add e-cigarettes to the Tobacco Control Act, enabling the agency to regulate these nicotine products similarly to other tobacco products.

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16 June 2015

FORT KENTLucie Tabor​, the director of finance and projects​ for MSAD No. 27, has announced the upcoming school budget meeting schedule with the hope citizens will attend, ask questions, and receive accurate information.

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16 June 2015

ST. JOHN VALLEY - Members of the Fort Kent Senior Center, in an effort to inform the public about the Aroostook Regional Transportation System (ARTS) buses which make round-trip rides throughout the St. John Valley and travel as far as Presque Isle, are sharing the ARTS bus schedule so those who need transportation will have correct information.

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16 June 2015

MADISON, Illinois / Fort Kent, Maine - Austin Theriault brushed aside a mid-race penalty and struggles on restarts to claim a 10th place finish in the Drivin' For Linemen 200 Saturday night, June 13 at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, according to an Austin Theriault racing press release.

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16 June 2015

FORT KENT – This spring, the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) recognized the reaccreditation of University of Maine at Fort Kent’s business management and public safety programs at its annual conference and assembly meeting held in Baltimore, Maryland.

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16 June 2015

FORT KENT - The team behind University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) Summer Theater, which is now entering its eighth season, is pleased to announce open auditions for their summer 2015 production of William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.