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Winter finally took a stand this week and let fall about 18 inches of snow spread over three days, causing closures and delays across the Peninsula, while plow trucks finally ...

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Thursday, February 11, 2016


UMaine professor speaks on Pulitzer novels as films


State court dismisses case against Steve Nygren

Slim’s Fishing Derby canceled
Organizers pull derby due to warm winter

Hancock County —

The eighth annual Slim’s Fishing Derby has been canceled, according to an announcement on the derby’s website. The warm weather and lack of safe ice on area ponds and lakes ...

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Monday, February 8, 2016

Look, it’s winter!
Look, it’s winter!

Wilson Museum to host presentation on local land trust

Castine —

Do you love getting out in nature to hike and enjoy Maine’s beautiful views and landscapes? On Tuesday, February 23, at 3 p.m., the Wilson Museum will host a presentation ...

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Bay School Director Williams looks back—and ahead


Castine library kicks off film series


Boat shop launches first new-build lobster boat


Downeast Audubon sponsors summer camp scholarships

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Running fresh
Running fresh

Dover Quartet to perform in Blue Hill

Blue Hill —

The Blue Hill Concert Association will present the Dover Quartet on Sunday, February 14, at 3 p.m. in the First Congregational Church of Blue Hill. The Dover Quartet includes Joel ...

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Blue Hill church offers Lenten series


Peninsula, Island work to address heroin, drug abuse crisis


Ice conditions leave question mark for fishing derby