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derby donation
13 March 2014

FORT KENT- The Long Lake Fishing Derby Committee has stepped forward once again with a generous donation in support of individuals dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Peter Sirois, CEO at Northern Maine Medical Center (NMMC), was notified that the Long Lake Fishing Derby Committee voted to contribute $6,000 to the Edgar J. (Guy) Paradis Cancer Fund.

snowmobile
13 March 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- Kathy Mazzuchelli of the Caribou Parks and Recreation Department released a snowmobile trail report on March 13. The report details the status of most of the major snowmobile trails in the County and specific notes for each trail.

Overall, groomers kept the trials in good shape, making for smooth rides. A few trails were adjusted or had their mileage reduced. Riders should also note that due to heavy snowfall on March 13, trail groomers will be on the trails at all hours of the day on Friday, March 14 and Saturday, March 15.

snow winner 1
10 March 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY - County residents have likely noticed a few festive outdoor additions to the Presque Isle area over the last couple of weeks. Earlier in February, the lead partner organizations for the 2014 International Biathlon Union Youth/Junior Biathlon World Championships and the Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce challenged businesses, organizations and even families to make creative use of the copious snowfall the area has recently received by creating snow sculptures with an international flair.

uscaa 2014 logo
6 March 2014

FORT KENT- The University of Maine at Fort Kent Lady Bengals battled all the way back from 22 points down in the second half but fell short losing 67-65 to seven-seeded St. Joseph’s College in a consolation game on Thursday, March 6. The game was played as part of the 2014 U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball National Championships in Uniontown, Penn. UMFK finishes the season at 12-9 reaching their second straight USCAA National Championship.

star
5 March 2014

AROOSTOOK COUNTY- Below are the students chosen from each County school for the Aroostook League's All Stars, also known as "All Aroostook." Students from the St. John Valley are bolded for easier identification.

 

forbes march 4 2014
4 March 2014

FORT KENT- University of Maine at Fort Kent senior, Kimika Forbes has earned a spot on the Women’s Premier Soccer League Boston Breakers reserve team. Forbes attended the team’s tryouts this past weekend in Hanover, Mass. With the Breakers’ first-string goalkeeper leaving to join the U.S. National team, she will have an opportunity for a spot on the team’s roster.

3 March 2014

FORT KENT – The Fort Kent Community High School Boy's Team took first place in the Alpine Championship. The championship consisted of the Giant Slalom Race on Feb. 27, and the Slalom Race on Feb. 28 both at Sunday River in Newry. Below are the individual results for Aroostook County participants from the alpine races along with the top three in each category. Also included are the skimeister results. The skimeister requires participants to ski in all four races in the Class C Championships.

 

Men’s Giant Slalom Feb. 27, 2014

3 March 2014

FORT KENT – The Fort Kent Community High School Girl's Team took second place in the Alpine Championship. The championship consisted of the Giant Slalom Race on Feb. 27, and the Slalom Race on Feb. 28 both at Sunday River in Newry. Below are the individual results for Aroostook County participants from the alpine races along with the top three in each category. Also included are the skimeister results in which Rudy Martin from FKCHS placed second. The skimeister requires participants to ski in all four races in the Class C Championships.

 

fkchs boys march 3 2014
3 March 2014

FORT KENT– The Fort Kent Community High School Boy's Ski Team participated in the alpine races, which are the second half of the Class C Championships. They placed second in the Giant Slalom Race on Feb.

fkchs girls march 3 2014
3 March 2014

FORT KENT- The Fort Kent Community High School Girl's Ski Team participated in the alpine races, which are the second half of the Class C Championships. They placed second in the Giant Slalom Race on Feb.

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