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24 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Nearly 80 athletes of all levels, from master skiers to 13-year-old first-time competitors from America and Canada, are expected to participate in the 2016 North American and U.S. Biathlon Championships this week at the Fort Kent Outdoor Center.

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22 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Some community-minded Maine School Administrative District No. 27 (MSAD No. 27) students will take to the basketball court at the Fort Kent Community High School (FKCHS) gymnasium on Thursday, March 24 to face law enforcement representatives in a game both sides hope will be a win against substance abuse.

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22 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine – A Winter Carnival celebration at Lonesome Pine Trails (LPT) in Fort Kent on Saturday, March 19 - followed by a Kid's Day event on Sunday - brought out record numbers of community members to the popular ski resort over the weekend, according to manager Mike Voisine.

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22 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine at Fort Kent named longtime bus driver Ronald Guy as the 2016 Floyd "Red" Powell Award recipient at the UMFK Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Saturday, March 19 at the UMFK Sports Center.

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18 March 2016

FRENCHVILLE, Maine - When Jeffrey Badger of North Attleborough, Massachusetts stopped Friday morning, March 18, to fuel his 2016 Ski-Do Renegade, he was not expecting to be engulfed in a “fireball.”

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17 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine – The annual Lonesome Pine Trails (LPT) Packer Fund Raffle on Saturday, March 12 saw a “full house” of supporters ready to raise money for the ski resort and cut loose to the music of Boomer-ang, according to manager Mike Voisine.

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16 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - Fort Kent native Bridget Daigle took an opportunity to grab a photo with NASCAR driver Austin Theriault, also a Fort Kent native, after his race on Sunday, March 13 at the Mobile International Speedway in Irvington, Alabama. Theriault took fourth place in the race.

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15 March 2016

ACADIA OF THE LANDS AND FOREST - The identity of a French Canadian / Acadian boxing champ, the subject of a 1940 painting titled “Madawaska — Acadian Light-Heavy," is shrouded in some mystery, but he may have been a Daigle.

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15 March 2016

FORT KENT, Maine - The Fort Kent Outdoor Center Board of Directors recently put together a survey for community members to complete. Their goal is to learn what the community would like to "see and do" at the Fort Kent Outdoor Center.

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15 March 2016

MADAWASKA, Maine - Local volunteers helped keep racers refreshed and organized for the Acadia Federal Credit Union Marathon title on Saturday, March 12 at the Four Seasons Trail Association grounds in Madawaska.

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