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Patten voters nix national park idea
By Nick Sambides Jr.
BDN Staff
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PATTEN ELECTION Warden Linda Lyons helps a voter put his ballot in the box at the Patten fire station on April 19.
 

PATTEN — Residents voted 121-53 with three abstentions against supporting a proposed national park in a nonbinding referendum on April 19, officials said.

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High-speed chase leads to arrest

Two involved will face multiple charges

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MULTIPLE LAW ENFORCEMENT agencies were involved, Sunday in a high-speed chase that ended in Houlton, with the arrest of a Fort Fairfield man and a woman from Caribou.  
 

HOULTON — A Fort Fairfield man is facing multiple charges after a high-speed pursuit Sunday that involved Maine State Police, Aroostook County Sheriff’s deputies and the Houlton Police Department.

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River Race coming Saturday
By Joseph Cyr
Staff Writer

HOULTON — The water levels may be low, but the spirits are sure to be high as canoeists and kayakers converge on the Meduxnekeag River Saturday for the annual river race.

The Meduxnekeag River Canoe Race has been a rite of passage into spring since taking center stage back in the days of Ricker College, when students came up with the idea of a canoe race to celebrate the arrival of Spring.

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Former MSP lieutenant, 94, honored
By Jen Lynds
Staff Writer

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HOULTON — Inside his modest room at the Gardiner Healthcare Facility in Houlton recently, James Brown Sr.’s aged fingers traced a laminated map of the world.

The 94-year-old talked vividly of the countries he had visited as he did so, running his fingers along the curved coast of Okinawa, next to the blue waters that engulfed Pearl Harbor, and around the circular Attu Island.

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ACAP open house set for Wednesday

HOULTON — The Aroostook County Action Program will officially open its new consolidated service center and early care and education center on 91 Military St. Wednesday with an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Hands on
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HANDS ON — Kaysyee Britton of Houlton checked out one of the many tractors on display at the Millar Civic Center lduring the April 16-17 Southern Aroostook Trade Show.
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Walk will raise funds for organ donations

5K  in memory of Hannah Mooers

HOULTON — The second annual 5K run/walk in honor of Hannah Mooers will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Millar Civic Center. Registration will begin at 9 a.m.

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Easton native trains over County in Canadian C-17
By Jen Lynds
Staff Writer
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HOULTON TAKEOFF — U.S. Air Force Maj. Matthew Osgood, a native of Easton, takes off at the Houlton Airport Thursday after briefly touching down during a training mission in a Royal Canadian Air Force C-17 military transport aircraft. The takeoff generated a large plume of dust.  
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