Twin Rivers report indicates GDP 'added-value' impact of $424 million
MADAWASKA, Maine - The three Twin Rivers Paper Co. mills in Maine and New Brunswick provide more than 1,000 full-time equivalent direct jobs and 5,872 spinoff jobs in rural New Brunswick and Maine,...
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CMA 2014 report indicates $28.4 million impact over three regions
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – The 2014 World Acadian Congress generated an economic impact of $28.4 million, Canadian value, across the three host regions, according to a report released by a consulting...
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Beagle found in coyote trap loses paw but gets new home, new name
FORT KENT, Maine - A beagle that was rescued from a coyote trap in Frenchville on Dec. 9, and for whom no owner came forward, now has a new home. Rodney and Gloria Bouley of Fort Kent adopted the d...
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UMFK closes 2014 men's bball season with loss
FORT KENT, Maine - The University of Maine Fort Kent men’s basketball team dropped its final contest of 2014, falling 85-80 on Saturday, Dec. 20, to Fisher College in Boston, Mass. The Bengals hit ...
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Grooming of St. John Valley snowmobile trails begins
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - Even with recent snowfall of up to 10 inches in parts of the St. John Valley, the Dec. 18 Snowmobile Trail Report includes a caution that some trails remain unopened and wi...
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Obituary: PHILIP LOUIS ROBICHAUD, 1926 - 2014
FORT KENT, Maine - While surrounded by his family, Philip Louis Robichaud, 88, passed on Dec. 10, 2014, at his residence at 75 State St. in Portland. He was born on April 30, 1926 on Station Hill i...
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Life's an adventurer for world traveler
by Don Eno, Reporter
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MADAWASKA, Maine - Don Hebert has traveled to all but two continents, Australia and Antarctic. The Madawaska native has spent the night in the Sahara Desert, cruised around the Greek islands, visit...