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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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Abandoned Dogs Find New Homes

Abandoned Dogs Find New Homes

| January 17, 2015

Maggie and her new owner Michelle are getting ready for a fresh start. “The crooked nose, her little face, she seemed so sweet. I just couldn’t get her out of my head so I came up and I met her. After I held her for the first time, I never let her go,” said Maggie’s […]

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Abandoned Home in Fort Kent

Abandoned Home in Fort Kent

| December 27, 2014

Fort Kent, Me – This is the state of the home on South Perley Brook road in Fort Kent that was abandoned. According to the owner Wayne Vaughn  it was disgusting, “One of the worst I have seen in my thirty plus years. It was animals running around, they had been using the bathroom in […]

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