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Petting Zoo

Petting Zoo

| May 23, 2015

Fort Kent, Me – Farm Animals, Kids and even Little Bo Peep. Bouchard Country Store was a busy place on Saturday as the farm held their, now annual, petting zoo! “We started it last year with very little advertisement and it was a pretty good success. So, we put it out there this year, and it is […]

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Fort Kent town council to consider adopting Complete Streets policy

Fort Kent town council to consider adopting Complete Streets policy

| May 8, 2015

It could be Fort Kent’s new way of looking at their roads…seeing them as transportation avenues for people, not just vehicles. “Whether they’re in vehicles or on a bicycle or walking…or even if they have some sort of mobility assistance that they need a wheelchair,” said Power of Prevention Community Outreach Coordinator Julie Daigle. The […]

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UMFK President to Retire

UMFK President to Retire

| May 5, 2015

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) – The president of the University of Maine at Fort Kent says he will retire in September after five years of service. Wilson Hess served as the 10th president in the history of northernmost campus in the University of Maine System. University officials said the Fort Kent campus has led Maine […]

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Maine Winter Sports Venue Series: Part 2

Maine Winter Sports Venue Series: Part 2

| March 18, 2015

The Fort Kent Outdoor Center has a new name, but the same mission. Even though they have changed their name they are still keeping the name of a very important part of their history “The Tenth Mountain Lodge operationg at the Fort Kent Outdoor Center,” said Carl Theriault of Fort Kent Outdoor Center. “The reason […]

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Fort Kent community excited about 2015 Can-Am Crown

Fort Kent community excited about 2015 Can-Am Crown

| February 26, 2015

All was normal on Thursday afternoon on main Street in Fort Kent. But come this weekend, it will be packed with people. The town is expecting thousands to attend the 2015 Can Am Crown International Sled Dog Races.” “Race day Saturday morning is incredible…there are people on both sides of Main Street,” said the director […]

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