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  1. Fish River Rural Health celebrates new health care facility in Fort KentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Bangor Daily News

    Two and a half years after breaking ground on a new comprehensive health care clinic in Fort Kent, Fish River Rural Health celebrated the grand opening of its expanded Bolduc Avenue Health Center on Wednesday, Nov. 14. The new facility is connected to an existing building on Bolduc Avenue which houses the clinic's dental services. At more than 10,000 square feet, the expanded portion of the health center houses services such as family practice medicine, osteopathic manipulation therapy, behavioral health and substance use disorder counseling, psychiatric medication management, family dental, family optometry, podiatry, RN care management, and health education and wellness programs.

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  2. Fort Kent girls blank Maranacook to claim first soccer state titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | Bangor Daily News

    The five seniors on the Fort Kent High School girls soccer team had never advanced beyond the Class C North quarterfinal round until this season. Senior winger Jacalyn Pelletier scored a first-half goal and the defense, led by sophomore goalkeeper Lyndsay Ouellette and junior sweeper Amanda Thibeault, made it stand up as the Warriors beat Maranacook of Readfield 1-0 in a thriller on a wet Saturday morning at Hampden Academy.

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  3. Waynflete tops Fort Kent boys to cap off unbeaten soccer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | Bangor Daily News

    The Waynflete School of Portland hadn't been scored upon in more than four matches entering Saturday's Class C boys soccer state final. But when Fort Kent senior Kayden Nadeau ended that stretch of defensive dominance less than four minutes into play at Hampden Academy, the undefeated Flyers didn't panic.

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  4. Support for Question 2 will improve wastewater infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the 162 municipal or quasi-municipal wastewater treatment systems in Maine. They serve communities from Kittery to Fort Kent, Calais to Rangeley. Maine's beautiful and healthy waters are a big part of what makes Maine special. Maintaining water ...

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  5. Accident knocks out power in 4 towns during final World Series gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Bangor Daily News

    A pickup truck struck a utility pole knocking out power for several hours to homes in four towns on Sunday evening, likely interrupting the plans of some to watch the final game of the World Series. Justin Soucy, 35, of St. John Plantation was driving a 2015 GMC pickup traveling eastbound on Route 161 just west of Fort Kent in St. John at about 5:20 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle and struck a utility pole on the opposite side of the road, according to Fort Kent Police Chief Tom Pelletier.

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  6. Penquis girls make dramatic turnaround to reach 'C' North soccer finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | Bangor Daily News

    The Penquis Valley High School girls soccer team poses for a photo at a recent game. The Patriots from Milo, coached by Dawn McLaughlin, will play for the Class C North championship Wednesday at Fort Kent.

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  7. Fort Kent edges Houlton girls in Class C soccer semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | Bangor Daily News

    Celebrating their victory as the run to meet their teammates are Fort Kent players from left, Desirae Hafford, Lacy Pelletier, Kailee Guimond and Kate Lamarre. No. 3 Fort Kent beat No.

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  8. Welcome to Bonnie's Place....Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | Herald Gazette

    At Bonnie's Place in Rockport, our specialty is providing you quality Maine Made items from across the state. With Artisans from Fort Kent to Kennebunk, Calais to Wilton, we provide a wonderful selection of great gift ideas for all ages.

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  9. Former Heights woman takes a walk - from Maine to Key WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | Star News Group

    In a massive individual undertaking, former Spring Lake Heights resident Jessica Grieb walked through her hometown last week, returning for the first time since moving at the age 17, as part of her exceptional walking journey from Fort Kent, Maine, to Key West, Florida - a total of over 2,500 miles - to raise awareness about drug addiction. Ms. Grieb, 26, who arrived in Spring Lake Heights on Saturday, Oct. 13, is walking as part of a program called Freedom to Grow, Inc. begun by Brett Bramble, who began his own walk after his sister died as a result of her struggles with opioid addiction.

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  10. 'Ebola nurse' who sued Chris Christie is working for Doctors Without Borders againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 21 | The Jersey Journal

    Nurse Kaci Hickox is accompanied by her boyfriend Ted Wilbur as she speaks to reporters outside their home, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Fort Kent, Maine. The "Ebola nurse" from Doctors Without Borders who sued former Gov. Chris Christie over her three days spent in quarantine during the 2014 Ebola scare has returned to work for the humanitarian organization again.

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  11. Quarantined nurse returns to Doctors Without BordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 21 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... upon her return in New Jersey despite showing no symptoms of the disease. She eventually traveled her to home in Fort Kent, Maine, where she defied another quarantine attempt. She's been living in Oregon for the past few years. Last year, New Jersey ...

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  12. Spring Lake native, a recovering addict walking from Maine to Key...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | More Monmouth Musings

    A 26 year old recovering addict who is fighting addiction by walking 2575 miles from Fort Kent, Maine to Key West, Florida arrived in Highlands last night and his walking from Highlands to Belmar this afternoon and then from Belmar to Brielle on Saturday. Jessie Grieb, a native of Spring Lake who now lives in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, was welcomed home by her aunt Karen Grieb Burke last night when she arrived in Highlands from New York City via the Seastreak Ferry.

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  13. Need a reason to smile? Go find an alpaca to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to be around humans and enjoy their company. Which is exactly what Janice Bouchard of Bouchard Family Farms in Fort Kent is doing with the two new alpacas who arrived just this week. On Wednesday morning 10-year-old Gus and 5-year-old Haley were ...

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  14. Washington newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    ... Northern Forest Canoe Trail is 740 total miles of travel beginning in the hamlet of Old Forge, N.Y., and ending in Fort Kent. It includes 150 miles of upstream paddling. There are 67 portages totaling 125 miles. A long portion is open water paddling ...

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  15. Anne Elizabeth Keating, MSW, JD, Presented with the Albert Nelson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    Anne Elizabeth Keating has been a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, the State Government Bar Association, and the American Association of University Women. LEXINGTON, KY, September 18, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Anne Elizabeth Keating, MSW, JD, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.

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  16. Maine is facing a nursing shortage. UMaine system unveils its plan to help.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and some fees for new, first-degree nursing students who qualify for the federal Pell Grant at the Augusta, Fort Kent and Presque Isle campuses; and launching a new, accelerated second-degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in Machias. Nearly ...

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  17. Caribou welcomes BikeMaine during special 'Sunday on Sweden' festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... The Sept. 8-15 cycling extravaganza involves 450 riders traveling through Presque Isle, Caribou, Madawaska, Fort Kent, and St. Agatha, with the vast majority setting up tents and camping outdoors. Each County community is welcoming the cyclists in ...

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  18. Free Universal Tuition Part 1: Status and PossibilitiesRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2018 | The Free Press

    ... of this year. One effort called "The Promise Initiative" is offered at the UMS campuses in Augusta, Presque Isle, Fort Kent and Machias, and serves as a way to spark growth in enrollment on those campuses. The package is offered to those who are ...

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  19. Maine micro-roasters are getting brews to their customers one bean at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... coffee is sold in Maine, but an online search showed more than 30 Maine-based roasters from Kittery to Fort Kent. According to the co-owner of one of the state's oldest roasters, there is always room for one more. "Everyone is welcome at the table ...

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  20. Train engine replica could be someone's tiny houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    A Fort Kent woman is selling a replica of a Canadian National train engine that has been transformed into roughly 250 square feet of living space. The narrow space has built-in shelves for everything from books to a DVD player, and hooks are in place for the hammocks to be strung from wall to wall for snoozing.

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