Canoe arrival highlights native wisdom, friendship

Water access is questioned

MOUNT DESERT — Otter Creek resident Steve Smith, who has had a number of disputes with Acadia National Park over the years, is accusing the ...

Trauma workshop

SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The Counseling Collaborative will lead a workshop called “Processing Trauma, Practicing Healing” at 54 Herrick Integrative Medicine on Saturday, July 30, from ...

Westphal to speak at hospital confab

Westphal to speak at hospital confab

BAR HARBOR — Cranberry Island resident Michael Westphal will be the keynote speaker at Mount Desert Island Hospital’s annual meeting at the Bar Harbor Club, ...


Solar farm plan change

BAR HARBOR — A community solar farm (CSF) project to be built by ReVision Energy and owned by a group of Bar Harbor residents and ...

Firefighters are on board

MOUNT DESERT — The number of full-time, salaried members of the Mount Desert Fire Department has doubled with the hiring of Chapin McFarland and Benjamin ...

Road paving bid awarded

MOUNT DESERT — A bid of $322,924 has won Pike Industries of Fairfield the contract for paving sections of five roads here this year. The ...


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YMCA eyes flag football

BAR HARBOR — In an effort to combat injuries and ease parents’ concerns about them, ...

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Twinflowers hard to find

Twinflowers hard to find

Pickerel weed, with its lovely blue flowers and arrowhead-like leaves, dominates local ponds now. This ...

‘Transpecos’ to be screened

‘Transpecos’ to be screened

MOUNT DESERT — “Transpecos,” a film produced by seasonal Northeast Harbor resident, Nancy Schafer, will ...