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Fort Kent Residents Concerned About Flooding

| March 28, 2014

It’s getting to be that time of the year, when Fort Kent residents start to get a little anxious about what might happen to the St. John river when the snow melts. “Everybody’s concerned about flooding..am I concerned about flooding? All depends on Mother Nature,” said Mickey McBreairty of Fort Kent. Town manager Don Guimond […]

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MSADs 27, 10 Look To Withdraw from AOS 95

| March 17, 2014

Since 2009, MSADs 27 and 10 have shared central office services as alternative organizational structure 95, or AOS 95. They were required to do this under then governor John Baldacci, but now, they could be separating. “It never came to fruition I think what the Baldacci administration thought was going to happen,” said AOS 95 […]

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Inaugural Firing and Ribbon Cutting Held Today for Biomass Project in Fort Kent

| February 28, 2014

It was an exciting day here in Fort Kent! Folks from all over came together to celebrate the inaugural firing and ribbon cutting of a 5.5 million dollar biomass project. “To see this today, is amazing,” said John Martin, director for sustainability development at UMFK. A significant milestone was marked Friday in the Pleasant Street […]

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Thousands Expected to Pack Fort Kent For Can-Am Sled Dog Races in a Week

| February 21, 2014

Folks in Fort Kent and beyond look forward to them all year – the Can Am Crown International Sled Dog Races. And they’re just about a week away. This year though, the races overlap with the biathlon world championships being held in Presque Isle — and so Can-Am President Beurmond Banville says spectators will have […]

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Fort Kent Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Drugs

| February 19, 2014

Bangor, Maine:  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Roland Roy, Jr., 51, of Fort Kent, pled guilty Wednesday in United States District Court to stealing Hydrocodone.           According to court records, Roy was a pharmacy technician at Northern Maine Medical Center (NMMC) when NMMC realized that a large quantity of Hydrocodone […]

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