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World Acadian Congress Unveils Women’s Summit

| February 24, 2014

On Monday here at the Madawaska Museum in Edmundston, organizers unveiled the program for an event that they consider to be one of the most important events in the upcoming World Acadian Congress – and that’s the 2014 Women’s Summit. Executive director of the World Acadian Congress Leo Paul Charest says, “it has been in […]

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Southern Victoria High School Goes Blue for Anti-Bullying

| December 17, 2013

Students in Mrs. Sadler-Mean’s English class took a couple seconds out of their day on Tuesday to write something nice about someone else. Many students in this classroom were wearing blue. It was all part of anti-bullying day. “They want to make sure that all students feel included,” says teacher Cindy Pearson. “They want to […]

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More Witnesses Take the Stand in Day Two of George Jaime Murder Trial

| November 13, 2013

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Madawaska School Department Relieved; Budget Passes

| November 7, 2013

It’s been a long time coming but people who work for the Madawaska School Department are finally feeling a sense of security. On Tuesday, voters approved the school department’s much debated budget for the 2013-14 year. Ginette Albert, Madawaska Superintendent of Schools says, “you wouldn’t believe the relief and the staff too the staff they […]

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Shutdown Over, Federal Employees in the County Still Not Relieved

| October 17, 2013

Sixteen days later and federal employees are back to work. President Obama signed the bill into law just after midnight that ended the government shutdown and raised the nation’s debt limit to avoid default. “There’s a lot of work ahead of us,” says President Barack Obama…”including our need to earn back the trust of the […]

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