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No Wild Turkey Season in Northern Maine This Year

No Wild Turkey Season in Northern Maine This Year

| April 18, 2014

The first turkey hunt in Northern Maine that was scheduled to start later this month has been suspended and will not be held this year. After a lot of thought and conversation the Department made the announcement that the turkey season in Northern Maine would be suspended .   Hoppe:” Due to this years severe […]

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Dunn Signs Professional Soccer Contract

Dunn Signs Professional Soccer Contract

| April 17, 2014

A former University  of Maine Fort Kent soccer player has signed a pro contract with Major League Soccer. Matt Dunn has signed with Chivas USA based in Los Angeles. UMFK Coach Bill Ashby says this is great news for Dunn and the University Ashby:” It’s very exciting, anytime one of our Student Athletes have a chance […]

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Marathoners Prepare For Boston

Marathoners Prepare For Boston

| April 15, 2014

  Several local runners will be competing in the Boston marathon next monday.  David Goodrich and Chris Rines of Houlton and Kimberley Wright of Mapleton will all be entered in the event for the first time. Goodrich:” I’m excited nervous I considered it privelage when my friend called and asked if I wanted to run.  […]

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Fort Kent Youngster Gets Jersey Off A Player’s Back

Fort Kent Youngster Gets Jersey Off A Player’s Back

| April 14, 2014

A St John Valley youngster had the thrill of a lifetime on Saturday at TD Garden. 11 year old Aidan Sirois of Fort Kent and a sixth grader at the Madawaska Elementary School was   selected to take the ice and receive a jersey off a players back.   Aidan Sirois is all smiles as he […]

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Caribou Track Team Practices On the Track

Caribou Track Team Practices On the Track

| April 11, 2014

The Caribou track team enjoying the nice weather. Members of the team able to get in some workouts on the track thanks to the efforts of volunteers who cleared the track and the tennis courts of snow three times over the last two months.   Alden:” We finally got to get out here. We are […]

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