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17 May 2016

BANGOR, Maine - On Sunday, May 8, 2016, twenty-one students from Husson University’s Presque Isle campus were recognized for completing their degrees at the 117th annual commencement exercises, held at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

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17 May 2016

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

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17 May 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The Town of Madawaska is partnering with a local club to apply for grant funding through the Maine Department of Conservation, Off-Road Recreational Vehicle Office, for trail development and maintenance throughout the community.

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17 May 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The Fort Kent Knights of Columbus have announced the winner of their ongoing lotto fundraiser for the week of May 15 - 22, 2016.

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16 May 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - Ten nominees - including two from the St. John Valley - are vying for the title of Aroostook Entrepreneur of the Year for 2016.

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16 May 2016

FORT KENT / EAGLE LAKE, Maine - Lena H. Savage, 81, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Crosswinds Residential Care after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Lena was born on August 4, 1934, in Fort Kent, the daughter of Rupert and Hermina (Michaud) Thibodeau.

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16 May 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Cassidy Chouinard of Fort Kent welcomed son Liam Donald Chouinard into the world on May 14, 2016.

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16 May 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The Warrior varsity baseball and softball games vs. Ashland have been cancelled today due to inclement weather.  The games have been rescheduled for 3 p.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, May 17 in Ashland.

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13 May 2016

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - A New Sweden family, their friends, acquaintances and community have made a large donation to a memorial scholarship fund at Northern Maine Community College. Alan and Lynn Turnbull recently presented a $10,000 check for the Livin’ the Dream scholarship fund.

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13 May 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - This year, the Aroostook Aspirations Initiative will accept 23 college students across The County to the Gauvin Scholar Program.

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13 May 2016

VAN BUREN, Maine - The Board of School Directors for Maine School Administrative District No. 24 will hold a Special School Board Meeting on Thursday, May 19, 2016. The meeting will start at 5:30 p.m. in the Gateway School.

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13 May 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - The following is the agenda for the Madawaska School Committee Regular meeting to be held Monday, May 16, 2016 at the Superintendent’s Conference Room at 4:30 p.m.

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13 May 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - The United Way of Aroostook has a drive underway that won’t just raise funds for local programs, but will help people in developing nations. In an effort that will run through the end of June, the United Way is conducting a shoe collection drive.

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13 May 2016

AROOSTOOK COUNTY -On May 21, Aroostook Aspirations Initiative will host the County Service Challenge, an effort which connects students, local businesses and community members with service projects in need of volunteers. 

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12 May 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The Community High School Warriors of Fort Kent earned a 12-6 victory, Wednesday, May 11, against the visiting Eagles of Limestone.

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12 May 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - A nine-run first inning from the visiting Limestone Community School/Maine School of Science and Mathematics Eagles proved to be too much for the Warriors of Fort Kent’s Community High School, Wednesday, May 11.

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12 May 2016

ASHLAND, Maine - Acadia Federal Credit Union has announced that Tammy Curran has been promoted to the position of branch manager at their Ashland location. She transitioned into her new role on May 2.

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12 May 2016

NEW LONDON, New Hampshire / Fort Kent, Maine - Elliott Coffman of Fort Kent, a member of the class of 2018 majoring in creative writing at Colby-Sawyer College, has earned dean’s list placement during the spring 2016 semester.

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12 May 2016

ALLAGASH, Maine - There will be a Committal Service for Cedric C. Pelletier, who passed away at the age of 75 on January 22, 2016, at 11 a.m. on May 21, 2016 at the Allagash Baptist Cemetery. Pastor John Dik will be officiating.

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11 May 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The TRIO Student Support Services Program at the University of Maine at Fort Kent held its eighth annual recognition banquet on April 28 to honor students involved in the TRIO program.