Petition seeks to put big new aquaculture leases on hold


Elver landings

Elver landings

AUGUSTA — The Maine elver season opened Friday, March 22. As of 6 p.m. Sunday, the Department of Marine Resources (DMR) announced just under 35 ...

Moonbeam fills in for Sunbeam

Moonbeam fills in for Sunbeam

BAR HARBOR — The Maine Seacoast Mission has found a boat to deliver services to several of Maine’s outer islands while the Sunbeam V is ...

Access to medication- assisted therapy

ELLSWORTH — Healthy Acadia has received a $1.5 million three-year grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to support the Downeast ...


Hancock County Court Feb. 1-28

Hancock County Court Feb. 1-28

The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Feb. 1 to Feb. 28 Michael R. Daniel, 27, ...

Transport plan set for release

Transport plan set for release

ACADIA NAT’L PARK — The park’s long-range transportation plan, which has been in the works for more than four years, is to be released next ...

Marine museum summer camp set

Marine museum summer camp set

SEARSPORT — The Penobscot Marine Museum will hold two week-long summer camps for children this summer. A camp for children ages 5 to 8 will ...


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Sea of Blue run/walk set

Sea of Blue run/walk set

MOUNT DESRT — The annual Sea of Blue Walk and 5K, promoting autism awareness, is ...

Indoor track awards announced

BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School athletes were selected to the All-Penobscot Valley ...

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Nature: Animal friendships

Friends are important to all men and beasts and the different friendships formed are sometimes ...