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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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Excitement Builds for World Acadian Congress Now Less Than 300 Days Away

| October 24, 2013

The excitement for the upcoming World Acadian Congress continues to build. President of the Maine Regional Coordinating Committee George Dumond gave folks an update on the congress at Thursday morning’s business breakfast at the University of Maine at Fort Kent. “We’re at a point now where the momentum is moving, people are excited, and they’re […]

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French Journalists Visit the St. John Valley

| September 12, 2013

French Travel Writer Beatrice LeProux is soaking up all the information that she possibly can about Acadia of the Lands and Forests. She’s one of a group of four journalists from France, currently visiting the St. John Valley. Travel Writer Beatrice LeProux says, “I’m going to understand what’s going on and most of all what’s […]

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Acadian Bus Tour Part of Upcoming World Acadian Congress 2014

| August 6, 2013

These ployes are hot off the griddle for these travelers right off this tour bus…and stopping in at Bouchard’s Family Farm and store. Its one of four pitstops along a bus tour throughout the St. John Valley today, a trial run for next summer’s World Acadian Congress that will host up to 50 thousand people. […]

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World Acadian Congress Unveils Conferences and Seminars Component

| June 17, 2013

Organizers of the World Acadian Congress say planning is right on track for the international event that will take place next summer. Today they announced another component of the two week gathering. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli gives us an update.

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