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Northern Maine Turkey Season Suspended

Northern Maine Turkey Season Suspended

| April 17, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine — Due to the impact of this year’s severe winter in northern Maine, the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and wildlife has suspended the spring wild turkey hunt in portions of northern Maine, specifically Wildlife Management Districts 1-6. The spring turkey season will remain unchanged in all other areas of the state. “Late […]

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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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UMaine Fires Men’s Basketball Coach

UMaine Fires Men’s Basketball Coach

| April 14, 2014

  ORONO, Maine (AP) – The University of Maine says it is buying out the contract of its longtime men’s basketball coach and looking for a replacement. President Paul Ferguson says the university decided to replace Head Coach Ted Woodward after evaluating the program over several weeks. Woodard will be paid $113,800 over 13 months […]

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